The role of MRI in dementia

  title={The role of MRI in dementia},
  author={Patrizia Pantano and Francesca Caramia and Alberto Pierallini},
  journal={The Italian Journal of Neurological Sciences},
Neuroimaging techniques aimed at studying structural changes of the brain may provide useful information for the diagnosis and the clinical management of patients with dementia. Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) may show abnormalities amenable to surgical treatment in a significant percentage of patients with cognitive impairment. MRI may also assist the… CONTINUE READING