Mar 15, 2016 ... Magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be considered the preferred ... studies
are under way to identify specific imaging markers for different types of dementia,
... Age, gender, ApoE status, vascular risk factors, and baseline ...
Alzheimer's and dementia testing advances that researchers hope will aid earlier
... imaging with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) or computed tomography (CT
). ... offer a better way to identify high-risk individuals, provide earlier diagnosis, ...
Nov 17, 2010 ... "Our study has found that structural imaging techniques can be used to identify
those at risk for developing Alzheimer's disease," said ...
Quantitative structural MRI for early detection of Alzheimer's disease ... Objective
evidence of ongoing brain atrophy will be critical for risk/benefit decisions once
.... Thus, the MCI diagnosis by itself is not sufficient to identify individuals with a ...
Task fMRI studies in individuals at-risk for AD dementia, including subjects with
.... Recent work using fc-MRI during the resting state, which does not require ....
Identification of Alzheimer disease risk by functional magnetic resonance
Apr 7, 2011 ... "From a brain MRI scan, we can provide information for individual ... cognitive
impairment on their risk of developing Alzheimer's disease within ...
Oct 7, 2014 ... Researchers use MRIs to find early signs of Alzheimer's in patients' brains. ... MRI
scans show perfusion -- the penetration of blood into brain tissue -- which ... here
may help identify those at highest risk of Alzheimer's for early intervention. ... as
well as for patients who will need repeated scans or w...
The early symptoms of dementia can include memory problems, difficulties in
word ... and to identify the cause of symptoms can bring relief to people and their
families. ... such as ApoE 4, which increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's
disease, these ... tomography (CT) scans and magnetic resonance imaging (MRI)
Jul 10, 2012 ... This technology will provide a means to identify high-risk but healthy individuals
... MRI- and DNA-Based Detection of Alzheimer's Risk Before ...
Dec 22, 2011 ... Study: Brain Scans Help Predict Alzheimer's Disease Early ... develop
Alzheimer's, and such changes can be seen in MRI scans of the ... could be an
effective screen to identify those at highest risk of developing the condition.