Essays about: "cerebral microbleeds"

Found 2 essays containing the words cerebral microbleeds.

  1. 1. Detecting Cardiac Pulsatility and Respiration using Multiband fMRI

    University essay from Umeå universitet/Institutionen för fysik

    Author : Joakim Jonsson; [2018]
    Keywords : fMRI; multiband; cardiac pulsation; respiration; correlation analysis; neuroimaging;

    Abstract : Purpose: Arterial stiffening poses an increased risk of cerebrovascular diseases, cognitive impairments, and even dementia as cardiac pulsations reach further into the brain causing white matter hyperintensities and microbleeds. Therefore it is of interest to obtain methods to estimate and map cardiac related pulsatility in the brain. READ MORE

  2. 2. A Computer Aided Detection System for Cerebral Microbleeds in Brain MRI

    University essay from Blekinge Tekniska Högskola/Sektionen för ingenjörsvetenskap

    Author : Babak Ghafary Asl; [2012]
    Keywords : Brain MRI; cerebral microbleeds; classication; computer aided diagnosis.;

    Abstract : Advances in MR technology have improved the potential for visualization of small lesions in brain images. This has resulted in the opportunity to detect cerebral microbleeds (CMBs), small hemorrhages in the brain that are known to be associated with risk of ischemic stroke and intracerebral bleeding. READ MORE