Functional MRI Study of Working Memory Impairment in Patients with Symptomatic Carotid Artery Disease

@inproceedings{Zheng2014FunctionalMS,
  title={Functional MRI Study of Working Memory Impairment in Patients with Symptomatic Carotid Artery Disease},
  author={Shasha Zheng and Miao Zhang and Xiaoyi Wang and Qingfeng Ma and Hua Shu and Jie Lu and Kuncheng Li},
  booktitle={BioMed research international},
  year={2014}
}
The neuropsychological tests in patients with internal carotid artery (ICA) demonstrated cognitive deficits associated with frontal lobe dysfunction, but the pathophysiological mechanism of memory impairment is not fully understood. This study evaluated relationship between degree of ICA stenosis and frontal activations induced by working memory (WM) task… CONTINUE READING