A magnetic resonance imaging study of patients with Parkinson's disease with mild cognitive impairment and dementia using voxel-based morphometry.

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BACKGROUND Dementia is common in Parkinson's disease, but the underlying brain pathology is not yet fully understood. AIM To examine the changes in the brain of patients with Parkinson's disease with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia, using structural magnetic resonance imaging. METHODS Using voxel-based morphometry, the grey matter atrophy… (More)

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@article{Beyer2007AMR, title={A magnetic resonance imaging study of patients with Parkinson's disease with mild cognitive impairment and dementia using voxel-based morphometry.}, author={Mona K. Beyer and Carmen Cristea Janvin and Jan P. Larsen and Dag Aarsland}, journal={Journal of neurology, neurosurgery, and psychiatry}, year={2007}, volume={78 3}, pages={254-9} }