Corticobulbar tract changes as predictors of dysarthria in childhood brain injury.

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OBJECTIVES To identify corticobulbar tract changes that may predict chronic dysarthria in young people who have sustained a traumatic brain injury (TBI) in childhood using diffusion MRI tractography. METHODS We collected diffusion-weighted MRI data from 49 participants. We compared 17 young people (mean age 17 years, 10 months; on average 8 years… (More)
DOI: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3182840c6d

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