Diffusion tensor imaging of adult age differences in cerebral white matter: relation to response time

@article{Madden2004DiffusionTI,
  title={Diffusion tensor imaging of adult age differences in cerebral white matter: relation to response time},
  author={David J. Madden and Wythe L. Whiting and Scott A. Huettel and Leonard E. White and James R. MacFall and James M. Provenzale},
  journal={NeuroImage},
  year={2004},
  volume={21},
  pages={1174-1181}
}
Diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) measures the displacement of water molecules across tissue components, thus providing information regarding the microstructure of cerebral white matter. Fractional anisotropy (FA), the degree to which diffusion is directionally dependent, is typically higher for compact, homogeneous fiber bundles such as the corpus callosum. Previous DTI studies in adults have demonstrated an age-related decline in white matter FA, but whether the relation between FA and… Expand
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