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White matter changes linked to visual recovery after nerve decompression

David A. Paul, Elon Gaffin-Cahn, Eric B. Hintz, Giscard J. Adeclat, Tong Zhu, Zoë R. Williams, G. Edward Vates, Bradford Z. Mahon*

*Corresponding author. E-mail: mahon{at}

Published 10 December 2014, Sci. Transl. Med. 6, 266ra173 (2014)
DOI: 10.1126/scitranslmed.3010798

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  • Methods
    Fig. S1. Schematic of weighting of visual performance data by optic tract.
  • Fig. S2. Convergence of AULCSF by trial number for all participants.
  • Fig. S3. Demonstration of tractography of the optic tract in a patient with a pituitary macroadenoma.
  • Fig. S4. Schematic of along-tract statistics algorithm.
  • Fig. S5. Schematic of multivoxel linear correlation analysis (MVPA).
  • Fig. S6. Pre- and postoperative visual ability of each compressive pituitary tumor patient.
  • Fig. S7. Identification of data outlier using Mahalanobis distance.
  • Table S1. Demographic information of enrolled participants and tract averaged diffusion indices.
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