Search for dissertations about: "Mattias Vågberg"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Mattias Vågberg.

  1. 1. Brain parenchymal fraction in healthy individuals and in clinical follow-up of multiple sclerosis

    University dissertation from Umeå : Umeå universitet

    Author : Mattias Vågberg; Anders Svenningsson; Richard Birgander; Jonathan Gilthorpe; Anne-Marie Landtblom; [2016]
    Keywords : MEDICIN OCH HÄLSOVETENSKAP; MEDICAL AND HEALTH SCIENCES; Brain parenchymal fraction; Neurofilament light; Glial fibrillary acidic protein; Brain atrophy; Multiple Sclerosis; Clinical follow-up;

    Abstract : Background Multiple sclerosis (MS) is an autoimmune disease characterised by inflammatory damage to the central nervous system (CNS). Accumulated CNS injury can be quantified as brain atrophy, definable as a reduction in brain parenchymal fraction (BPF). BPF correlate with disability in MS and is used routinely as an endpoint in clinical trials. READ MORE