Infarctlike lesions in the brain: prevalence and anatomic characteristics at MR imaging of the elderly--data from the Cardiovascular Health Study.


PURPOSE To determine the prevalence and anatomic characteristics of infarctlike lesions seen on cranial magnetic resonance (MR) images. MATERIALS AND METHODS The study cohort consisted of 5,888 community-living individuals aged 65 years and older enrolled in a longitudinal, population-based study of cardiovascular disease. MR images were obtained from 3… (More)