UNIGE document Scientific Article
previous document  unige:92641  next document
add to browser collection

Post-mortem assessment in vascular dementia: advances and aspirations

McAleese, Kirsty E
Alafuzoff, Irina
Charidimou, Andreas
De Reuck, Jacques
Grinberg, Lea T
Hainsworth, Atticus H
Hortobagyi, Tibor
Ince, Paul
show hidden authors show all authors [1 - 21]
Published in BMC Medicine. 2016, vol. 14, no. 1, p. 129
Abstract Cerebrovascular lesions are a frequent finding in the elderly population. However, the impact of these lesions on cognitive performance, the prevalence of vascular dementia, and the pathophysiology behind characteristic in vivo imaging findings are subject to controversy. Moreover, there are no standardised criteria for the neuropathological assessment of cerebrovascular disease or its related lesions in human post-mortem brains, and conventional histological techniques may indeed be insufficient to fully reflect the consequences of cerebrovascular disease.
PMID: 27600683
Full text
Article (Published version) (2.4 MB) - public document Free access
Research group Neuroimagerie moléculaire en psychiatrie (983)
(ISO format)
MCALEESE, Kirsty E et al. Post-mortem assessment in vascular dementia: advances and aspirations. In: BMC Medicine, 2016, vol. 14, n° 1, p. 129. doi: 10.1186/s12916-016-0676-5 https://archive-ouverte.unige.ch/unige:92641

224 hits



Deposited on : 2017-03-16

Export document
Format :
Citation style :