Intracranial Internal Carotid Artery Calcification Not Predictive of Future Cognitive Decline

Intracranial internal carotid artery (ICA) calcification is a common incidental finding in non-contrast head CT. Farzaneh Rahmani, MD, a postdoctoral research associate, and School of Medicine collaborators evaluated the predictive value of intracranial ICAC for future risk of cognitive decline and compared the results with conventional imaging biomarkers of dementia.

You can read the complete findings in Alzheimer’s Research & Therapy.