Imaging and neuropsychological correlates of white matter lesions in different subtypes of Mild Cognitive Impairment: A systematic review.

@article{Lam2017ImagingAN,
  title={Imaging and neuropsychological correlates of white matter lesions in different subtypes of Mild Cognitive Impairment: A systematic review.},
  author={Charlene L. M. Lam and Jenny Yiend and Tatia M. C. Lee},
  journal={NeuroRehabilitation},
  year={2017},
  volume={41 1},
  pages={189-204}
}
BACKGROUND White matter lesions (WML) are prevalent in older adults. The association between WML and cognition in different subtypes of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) is inconsistent in the literature. OBJECTVES We aim to provide a systematic review on the impact of WML in different subtypes of MCI, and discuss the recent findings on white matter plasticity. METHODS We reviewed peer-reviewed articles from January 2011 to August 2016 and identified 12 studies investigating the association… CONTINUE READING