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Correlation of neurological and neuropsychological changes in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
- People with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) who do not exhibit frontotemporal dementia (FTD) can be stratified to distinct behavioural profiles, which correlate with changes in cortical thickness.
Why this matters
- A novel stratification of behavioural profiles in ALS may have potential as an indicator of cognitive decline.