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Individual cerebral metabolic deficits in Alzheimer’s disease and amnestic mild cognitive impairment: an FDG PET study
PurposeThe purpose of the study was the identification of group and individual subject patterns of cerebral glucose metabolism (CMRGlu) in patients with Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and with amnesticExpand
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High-resolution SPECT study of regional cerebral blood flow in drug-free and drug-naive schizophrenic patients.
OBJECTIVE The purpose of the study was to compare regional cerebral blood flow (CBF) in schizophrenic patients never treated with psychotropic drugs (drug-naive) and in schizophrenic patients freeExpand
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High-resolution technetium-99m-HMPAO SPECT in patients with probable Alzheimer's disease: comparison with fluorine-18-FDG PET.
UNLABELLED SPECT studies of regional cerebral perfusion with a high-resolution system were compared to PET studies of regional cerebral glucose utilization (rCMRglc) in 21 patients with probableExpand
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Anatomical and biochemical investigation of primary brain tumours
Cancerous transformation entails major biochemical changes including modifications of the energy metabolism of the cell, e.g. utilisation of glucose and other substrates, protein synthesis, andExpand
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SPECT/CT with a hybrid imaging system in the study of lower gastrointestinal bleeding with technetium-99m red blood cells.
AIM Lower gastrointestinal (GI) hemorrhage is a complex clinical problem that requires disciplined evaluation for successful management. This study was conducted to evaluate the applicability ofExpand
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Differences in hippocampal metabolism between amnestic and non-amnestic MCI subjects: automated FDG-PET image analysis.
AIM The aim of this study was to assess whether 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose positron emission tomography differentiates amnestic (aMCI) from single-non-amnestic mild cognitive impairment (snaMCI) withExpand
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Overview of presurgical assessment and surgical treatment of epilepsy from the Italian League Against Epilepsy
The Commission for Epilepsy Surgery of the Italian League Against Epilepsy (LICE) presents an overview of the techniques and methodologies of presurgical evaluation and of the surgical treatment ofExpand
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Assessment of radiological vertebral fractures in HIV‐infected patients: clinical implications and predictive factors
The aim of this study was to evaluate the clinical impact of including lateral spine X‐ray in the screening of bone diseases in HIV‐positive patients.
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Association between peripheral T-Lymphocyte activation and impaired bone mineral density in HIV-infected patients
BackgroundHIV-infected patients display an increased and early incidence of osteopenia/osteoporosis. We investigated whether bone metabolism disorders in HIV-infected patients are related to immuneExpand
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