Brain Core Literature Resources in Neuroimaging

Adult Brain

Anatomy and Developmental Variants

    1. The Lateral Ventricles: A Detailed Review of Anatomy, Development, and Anatomic Variations:
    2. Normal Variants of the Cerebral Circulation at Multidetector CT Angiography:
    3. Surface Anatomy of the Cerebrum:
    4. The corpus callosum, the other great forebrain commissures, and the septum pellucidum: anatomy, development, and malformation: black and white padlock
    5. Imaging of the Post-operative Cranium:


    1. MDCT imaging of traumatic brain injury:
    2. CT and MR Angiography Features of Traumatic Vascular Injuries of the Neck:
    3. Craniocervical Arterial Dissection: Spectrum of Imaging Findings and Differential Diagnosis:
    4. Cerebral Microbleeds: Imaging and Clinical Significance:

Stroke and Vascular

    1. Imaging Spectrum of CNS Vasculitis:
    2. The Use and Pitfalls of Intracranial Vessel Wall Imaging:
    3. Perfusion MR imaging: basic principles and clinical applications: black and white padlock
    4. Evaluation of CT Perfusion in the Setting of Cerebral Ischemia: Patterns and Pitfalls:
    5. Advanced neuroimaging in acute ischemic stroke: extending the time window for treatment:

Infectious and Inflammatory Disease

    1. Bacterial, Fungal, and Parasitic Infections of the Central Nervous System:
    2. Imaging of Intracranial Infectious Diseases in Adults:
    3. Your Brain on Drugs: Imaging of Drug-related Changes in the Central Nervous System:
    4. Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy: CT and MR Imaging Findings:
    5. Toxic and Acquired Metabolic Encephalopathies: MRI Appearance:
    6. Toxic Leukoencephalopathies, Including Drug, Medication, Environmental, and Radiation-Induced Encephalopathic Syndromes: black and white padlock

Brain tumors

    1. Imaging Correlates of Adult Glioma Genotypes:
    2. Five Simple MR Imaging Features to Identify Tumor Mimics:
    3. Imaging of Nervous System Involvement in Hematologic Malignancies: What Radiologists Need to Know:
    4. Intracranial Cysts: Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation and Imaging Approach:
    5. Intraventricular Neoplasms: Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation:
    6. Intracranial Cysts: Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation and Imaging Approach:

White Matter Disease

    1. MR Imaging of Multiple Sclerosis:
    2. A Pattern Approach to Focal White Matter Hyperintensities on Magnetic Resonance Imaging: black and white padlock
    3. White Matter Diseases with Radiologic-Pathologic Correlation:

Neurodegenerative and Seizure Disorders

    1. Neurodegenerative diseases: black and white padlock
    2.  Epilepsy Imaging in Adults: Getting It Right:

Imaging Techniques and Artifacts

    1. Dual-Energy CT: What the Neuroradiologist Should Know:
    2. Artifacts in CT: Recognition and Avoidance:
    3. A neuroradiologist’s guide to arterial spin labeling MRI in clinical practice:

Pediatric Brain

Anatomy/Development and Congenital Malformations

    1. CT of Normal Developmental and Variant Anatomy of the Pediatric Skull: Distinguishing Trauma from Normality:
    2. Congenital Abnormalities of the Posterior Fossa:
    3. CT and MR Imaging of the Inner Ear and Brain in Children with Congenital Sensorineural Hearing Loss:
    4. Masses and Malformations of the Third Ventricle: Normal Anatomic Relationships and Differential Diagnoses:
    5. Imaging of malformations of cortical development:


    1. Understanding Subdural Collections in Pediatric Abusive Head Trauma:
    2. Pediatric Central Nervous System Imaging of Nonaccidental Trauma: Beyond Subdural Hematomas:


    1. Neonatal Hypoxic-Ischemic Encephalopathy: Multimodality Imaging Findings:
    2. Hypoxic-Ischemic Brain Injury: Imaging Findings from Birth to Adulthood:

Infectious and Inflammatory Disease

    1. Neuroimaging of Pediatric Central Nervous System Cytomegalovirus Infection:
    2. Imaging of congenital central nervous system infections: black and white padlock
    3. Pediatric Intracranial Infections:  black and white padlock

Pediatric Tumors

    1. Genetic Syndromes Associated with Central Nervous System Tumors:
    2. Pediatric Brain Tumor Genetics: What Radiologists Need to Know:
    3. Masses of the Nose, Nasal Cavity, and Nasopharynx in Children:

White Matter Disease, Mitochondrial and Migration Disorders

    1. Devastating Metabolic Brain Disorders of Newborns and Young Infants:
    2. MR Imaging for Diagnostic Evaluation of Encephalopathy in the Newborn:


    1. FDG PET of the Brain in Pediatric Patients: Imaging Spectrum with MR Imaging Correlation: