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Association between subcortical vascular disease on CT and neuropathological findings.

Abstract:

BACKGROUND: Small vessel cerebrovascular disease (svCVD) causes cognitive impairment and predicts poorer outcomes in elderly persons. The demonstration of svCVD by structural imaging such as computed tomography (CT) is central to the clinical diagnosis but its accuracy is uncertain. OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to assess the validity of CT to detect pathologically verified svCVD. METHODS: Leukoaraiosis, patchy lesions, and lacunes were assessed separately in different cerebral region...

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10.1002/gps.1144

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Joachim, C More by this author
Geroldi, C More by this author
Combrinck, M More by this author
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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Clinical Neuroscience
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Journal:
International journal of geriatric psychiatry
Volume:
19
Issue:
7
Pages:
690-695
Publication date:
2004-07-05
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EISSN:
1099-1166
ISSN:
0885-6230
URN:
uuid:40d9b7ca-b5bf-4572-bad8-302a93ef3097
Source identifiers:
195536
Local pid:
pubs:195536

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