PMCCPMCCPMCC

Search tips
Search criteria 

Advanced

 
Logo of jnnpsycJournal of Neurology, Neurosurgery and PsychiatryVisit this articleSubmit a manuscriptReceive email alertsContact usBMJ
 
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 1984 December; 47(12): 1314–1318.
PMCID: PMC1028139

Quantifying cortical atrophy.

Abstract

Most of the methods of quantifying cortical atrophy that have been proposed involve the estimation of the volume of enlarged sulci in the cerebral cortex. The authors propose that the surface area of the sulci is a more valid measure of cortical atrophy, and describe a system for measuring the surface area of the cortex, and present data in support of the method's reliability and validity.

Full text

Full text is available as a scanned copy of the original print version. Get a printable copy (PDF file) of the complete article (782K), or click on a page image below to browse page by page.

Articles from Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry are provided here courtesy of BMJ Group