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Table 1 Mean cortical tissue parameters in different lobes for the control group.

From: Multimodal surface-based morphometry reveals diffuse cortical atrophy in traumatic brain injury.

Lobe Frontal Occipital Parietal Temporal
Hemisphere Left Right Left Right Left Right Left Right
Cortical GM
thickness (mm)
2.68
± 3.8%
2.67
± 3.8%
2.03
± 5.2%
2.04
± 5.6%
2.34
± 5.2%
2.33
± 5.1%
2.88
± 4.0%
2.90
± 4.4%
Cortical GM
diffusivity (mm2/s/1000)
1.05
± 5.2%
1.03
± 5.1%
0.97
± 6.1%
1.02
± 5.9%
1.06
± 7.6%
1.09
± 6.9%
0.93
± 4.6%
0.95
± 4.4%
Pericortical WM anisotropy 0.30
± 4.3%
0.31
± 4.5%
0.25
± 9.7%
0.24
± 6.3%
0.28
± 8.4%
0.27
± 5.3%
0.27
± 7.2%
0.25
± 5.6%
Pericortical WM
diffusivity (mm2/s/1000)
0.85
± 3.0%
0.83
± 2.8%
0.83
± 6.1%
0.87
± 4.3%
0.85
± 5.3%
0.90
± 4.2%
0.83
± 3.1%
0.84
± 2.6%
  1. Mean values and standard deviations (expressed as percentages) of cortical thickness, cortical mean diffusivity, and fractional anisotropy and mean diffusivity of pericortical white matter (2 mm below the gray-white boundary) for control subjects.