Neuro-degeneration profile of Alzheimer's patients: A brain morphometry study

  title={Neuro-degeneration profile of Alzheimer's patients: A brain morphometry study},
  author={Silvio Ramos Bernardes da Silva Filho and Jeam Haroldo Oliveira Barbosa and Carlo Rondinoni and Ant{\^o}nio Carlos N{\'o}brega dos Santos and Carlos Ernesto Garrido Salmon and Nereida Kilza da Costa Lima and Eduardo Ferriolli and J{\'u}lio C{\'e}sar Moriguti},
  booktitle={NeuroImage: Clinical},
INTRODUCTION Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a primary and progressive neurodegenerative disorder, which is marked by cognitive deterioration and memory impairment. Atrophy of hippocampus and other basal brain regions is one of the most predominant structural imaging findings related to AD. Most studies have evaluated the pre-clinical and initial stages of AD through clinical trials using Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Structural biomarkers for advanced AD stages have not been evaluated yet, being… CONTINUE READING


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