Study Suggests MS patients with cognitive problems....

If it's on your mind and it has to do with multiple sclerosis in any way, post it here.

Study Suggests MS patients with cognitive problems....

Postby MSUK » Thu Mar 07, 2013 5:07 am

Study Suggests Multiple sclerosis patients with cognitive problems have more brain damage

People with multiple sclerosis (MS) who have cognitive problems, or problems with memory, attention, and concentration, have more damage to areas of the brain involved in cognitive processes than people with MS who do not have cognitive problems, according to a study published in the March 6, 2013, online issue of Neurology, the medical journal of the American Academy of Neurology.

The study used a type of MRI brain scan called diffusion tensor imaging along with regular MRI scans to compare brain measurements in 20 people with MS who had related cognitive problems, 35 people with MS who did not have cognitive problems and 30 healthy participants..... Read More - http://www.ms-uk.org/index.cfm/cognition
MS-UK - http://www.ms-uk.org/
User avatar
MSUK
Family Elder
 
Posts: 2123
Joined: Wed Oct 14, 2009 3:00 pm

Advertisement

Return to General Discussion

 


  • Related topics
    Replies
    Views
    Last post

Who is online

Users browsing this forum: No registered users


Contact us | Terms of Service