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Document type:
Journal Article; Article 
Author(s):
Diehl-Schmid, J; Grimmer, T; Drzezga, A; Bornschein, S; Riemenschneider, M; Förstl, H; Schwaiger, M; Kurz, A 
Title:
Decline of cerebral glucose metabolism in frontotemporal dementia: a longitudinal 18F-FDG-PET-study. 
Abstract:
OBJECTIVE: To identify the pattern of progression of decline of cerebral glucose metabolism in frontotemporal dementia (FTD, frontal variant). METHODS: 22 patients with mild FTD underwent 18F-FDG-positron emission tomography at baseline and at follow-up in average 19.5 months later. Patient scans were compared with scans from 15 healthy age-matched control subjects on a voxel-by-voxel basis using SPM-99. RESULTS: As compared with healthy control subjects at baseline patients with FTD showed a si...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Neurobiol Aging 
Year:
2007 
Journal volume:
28 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
42-50 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0197-4580 
TUM Institution:
Klinik und Poliklinik für Nuklearmedizin; Klinik und Poliklinik für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie