Correlates of memory function in community-dwelling elderly: The importance of white matter hyperintensities

@article{Petkov2004CorrelatesOM,
  title={Correlates of memory function in community-dwelling elderly: The importance of white matter hyperintensities},
  author={Christopher I. Petkov and Christine C. Wu and J. L. Eberling and Dan Mungas and Patricia A. Zrelak and Andrew P. Yonelinas and Mary N Haan and William J. Jagust},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society},
  year={2004},
  volume={10},
  pages={371 - 381}
}
We sought to identify magnetic resonance- (MR)-imaged structures associated with declarative memory in a community-dwelling sample of elderly Mexican–American individuals with a spectrum of cognitive decline. Measured structures were the hemispheric volumes of the hippocampus (HC), parahippocampal gyrus, and remaining temporal lobes, as well as severity of white matter signal hyperintensities (WMH). Participants were an imaged subsample from the Sacramento Area Latino Study of Aging (SALSA), N… 
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