Pre- and postoperative fMRI and clinical memory performance in temporal lobe epilepsy

@article{Cheung2009PreAP,
  title={Pre- and postoperative fMRI and clinical memory performance in temporal lobe epilepsy},
  author={Mei-Chun Cheung and Agnes S Chan and Joseph M.K. Lam and Y-L Chan},
  journal={Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery \& Psychiatry},
  year={2009},
  volume={80},
  pages={1099 - 1106}
}
Objective: The present study aimed to examine and compare memory processing in patients with unilateral temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) before and after surgery using functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Methods: Seventeen preoperative patients with unilateral TLE (nine left, eight right) and eight healthy controls were recruited. They performed a complex visual scene-encoding task during fMRI to measure memory activation in the mesial temporal lobe. Their memory performance was evaluated… Expand
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