Hot Topics in Research: Preventive Neuroradiology in Brain Aging and Cognitive Decline

  title={Hot Topics in Research: Preventive Neuroradiology in Brain Aging and Cognitive Decline},
  author={Cyrus A. Raji and Harris A. Eyre and S. H. Y. Wei and Dale E. Bredesen and Steven Moylan and M Law and Gary W. Small and Paul M. Thompson and Robert Max Friedlander and Daniel H. S. Silverman and Bernhard T. Baune and T. A. Hoang and N Salamon and Arthur W. Toga and Meike W. Vernooij},
  journal={American Journal of Neuroradiology},
  pages={1803 - 1809}
  • C. Raji, H. Eyre, M. Vernooij
  • Published 1 October 2015
  • Medicine, Psychology, Biology
  • American Journal of Neuroradiology
SUMMARY: Preventive neuroradiology is a new concept supported by growing literature. The main rationale of preventive neuroradiology is the application of multimodal brain imaging toward early and subclinical detection of brain disease and subsequent preventive actions through identification of modifiable risk factors. An insightful example of this is in the area of age-related cognitive decline, mild cognitive impairment, and dementia with potentially modifiable risk factors such as obesity… 

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