Hirnatrophische Veränderungen bei chronischem Alkoholismus

  title={Hirnatrophische Ver{\"a}nderungen bei chronischem Alkoholismus},
  author={Patricc G{\"o}tze and Dr. O. K{\"u}hne and Jan P. Hansen and Heike Knipp},
  journal={Archiv f{\"u}r Psychiatrie und Nervenkrankheiten},
Fifty chronic alcoholics (37 men and 13 women, ages 26–55, mean age 39.9 years) with different clinical syndromes (alcoholic psychosis, alcoholic encephalopathies) were studied by computerized cranial tomography. Cerebral atrophy was detected in 96% of all cases. Combined cortical and subcortical signs were encountered in almost all cases. Cortical atrophy… CONTINUE READING