Quantitative MR phase-corrected imaging to investigate increased brain iron deposition of patients with Alzheimer disease.

@article{Zhu2009QuantitativeMP,
  title={Quantitative MR phase-corrected imaging to investigate increased brain iron deposition of patients with Alzheimer disease.},
  author={W Zhu and Wei-De Zhong and Wei Wang and Chuan-jia Zhan and Cheng-yuan Wang and Jian-pin Qi and J Wang and Ting Lei},
  journal={Radiology},
  year={2009},
  volume={253 2},
  pages={497-504}
}
PURPOSE Brain iron deposition has been proposed to play an important role in the pathophysiology of neurodegenerative diseases. The aim of this study was to investigate the correlation of brain iron accumulation with the severity of cognitive impairment in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD). MATERIALS AND METHODS This study was approved by the… CONTINUE READING