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Athetotic and spastic cerebral palsy: anatomic characterization based on diffusion-tensor imaging.
|Title||Athetotic and spastic cerebral palsy: anatomic characterization based on diffusion-tensor imaging.|
|Publication Type||Journal Article|
|Year of Publication||2011|
|Authors||Yoshida S, Hayakawa K, Oishi K, Mori S, Kanda T, Yamori Y, Yoshida N, Hirota H, Iwami M, Okano S, Matsushita H|
|Date Published||2011 Aug|
To evaluate the anatomy of deep gray and white matter structures in children with athetotic cerebral palsy (CP) and those with spastic CP by using diffusion-tensor (DT) imaging and to investigate whether these types of CP have unique anatomic correlates that can support their diagnosis and prognosis.