Eight demented and eight non-demented Parkinson patients are compared with ten controls and 22 Alzheimer patients. NMR images as well as NMR parameters (T1) show similarities within the demented and non-demented sub-groups. The neuropathological and physiological basis of this finding is discussed.

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Type

Journal article

Journal

Z Gerontol

Publication Date

05/1988

Volume

21

Pages

142 - 145

Keywords

Aged, Alzheimer Disease, Brain, Cerebral Cortex, Dementia, Humans, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Parkinson Disease