Mayo Clinic doctors trained in brain and nervous system conditions (neurologists), mental health conditions (psychiatrists), eye conditions (ophthalmologists) and others study posterior cortical atrophy. Researchers study risk factors, predictors, diagnostic techniques and potential treatments for posterior cortical atrophy, Alzheimer's disease and other conditions. Read more about Mayo Clinic Alzheimer's disease research and ophthalmology research in low vision rehabilitation.

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See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on posterior cortical atrophy on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research profiles

Dec. 13, 2014