Anatomical characterization of athetotic and spastic cerebral palsy using an atlas-based analysis.

TitleAnatomical characterization of athetotic and spastic cerebral palsy using an atlas-based analysis.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2013
AuthorsYoshida S, Faria AV, Oishi K, Kanda T, Yamori Y, Yoshida N, Hirota H, Iwami M, Okano S, Hsu J, Li X, Jiang H, Li Y, Hayakawa K, Mori S
JournalJournal of magnetic resonance imaging : JMRI
Volume38
Issue2
Pagination288-98
Date Published2013 Aug
Abstract

To analyze diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) in two types of cerebral palsy (CP): the athetotic-type and the spastic-type, using an atlas-based anatomical analysis of the entire brain, and to investigate whether these images have unique anatomical characteristics that can support functional diagnoses.

DOI10.1371/journal.pone.0077446
Alternate JournalJ Magn Reson Imaging