Hippocampal atrophy in persons with age-associated memory impairment: volumetry within a common space.

TitleHippocampal atrophy in persons with age-associated memory impairment: volumetry within a common space.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2002
AuthorsMega, MS, Small GW, Xu ML, Felix J, Manese M, Tran NP, Dailey JI, Ercoli LM, Bookheimer SY, Toga AW
JournalPsychosomatic medicine
Volume64
Issue3
Pagination487-92
Date Published2002 May-Jun
ISSN0033-3174
KeywordsAged, Aged, 80 and over, Alzheimer Disease, Amnesia, Cephalometry, Female, Hippocampus, Humans, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Neuropsychological Tests, Sensitivity and Specificity
Abstract

The objective of this study is to demonstrate the assessment of hippocampal atrophy within a standard brain atlas for persons with age-associated memory impairment (AAMI) compared with cognitively intact elderly.

Alternate JournalPsychosom Med