James W.M. Owens, Jr, MD, PhD

Adam Kelly, MD

Accredited by

American Academy of Neurology

Course Description


- Describe how total tau (t-tau) levels measured in the CSF differed among healthy controls, former athletes with a history of multiple concussions, and patients with Alzheimer disease (AD) in this study
- Identify specific neuropsychological assessments in which athletes with elevated CSF t-tau levels performed worse than athletes with normal t-tau levels in this study
- Discuss how white matter integrity, as measured by fractional anisometry on diffusion tensor imaging, differed among former athletes with elevated CSF t-tau levels and those with normal levels in this study

Activity Details

Credit Types:CME
Credit Amount:0.75 Credits
Release Date:2019-Jun-04
Expiration Date:2022-Jun-04
Registration Required:Yes

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