Structural Changes in Brain Predict Cognitive Decline in Parkinson’s Patients, Study Suggests

Structural Changes in Brain Predict Cognitive Decline in Parkinson’s Patients, Study Suggests
Structural changes in a specific region of the brain can predict the onset of cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s patients who have not yet developed dementia, according to a recent British study. The study, “Nucleus basalis of Meynert degeneration precedes and predicts cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s disease,” was published in the journal Brain. A brain region called the nucleus basalis of ... read more
Source: Parkinson’s News TodayPublished on 2018-03-26By Catarina Silva