Journal article icon

Journal article

Neural correlates of caregiver burden in cortical basal syndrome and frontotemporal dementia.

Abstract:

AIMS: To determine areas of atrophy in patients that are associated with caregiver burden. METHODS: We measured caregiver burden, dementia and neuropsychiatric scores in 22 patients with corticobasal syndrome (CBS) and 25 with frontotemporal dementia (FTD), and in 14 healthy controls. We used voxel-based morphometry to correlate caregiver burden with gray matter loss. RESULTS: Increased dementia and behavioral disturbances contributed to higher burden scores in CBS patients, while behavioral...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1159/000167268

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders
Volume:
26
Issue:
5
Pages:
467-474
Publication date:
2008-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1421-9824
ISSN:
1420-8008
Source identifiers:
61345
Language:
English
Keywords:
Pubs id:
pubs:61345
UUID:
uuid:1c3a6ee9-4c54-4384-93fb-631868a0af6c
Local pid:
pubs:61345
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP