- Magnetization transfer imaging of traumatic brain injuryL J Bagley
Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia 19104, USA
J Magn Reson Imaging 11:1-8. 2000..Detection of abnormal MTR in NAWM that is prone to axonal injury may predict a poor patient outcome. The presence of normal MTR in NAWM in these areas does not necessarily confer a good outcome, however...
- Magnetization transfer imaging and proton MR spectroscopy in the evaluation of axonal injury: correlation with clinical outcome after traumatic brain injuryG Sinson
Department of Neurosurgery, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 22:143-51. 2001..CONCLUSION: MTR and MR spectroscopy can quantify damage after TBI, and NAA levels may be a sensitive indicator of the neuronal damage that results in a worse clinical outcome...