TABLE 3

FA and ADC Values in White Matter Tracts

Fiber TractRight Side, mean (SD)Left Side, mean (SD)
NormalSocially DeprivedPNormalSocially DeprivedP
FA value
    Uncinate0.46 (0.01)0.45 (0.02).3100.46 (0.02)0.42 (0.02).003
    Stria0.36 (0.02)0.34 (0.03).4960.42 (0.03)038 (0.04).190
    Fornix0.34 (0.02)0.34 (0.04).2250.40 (0.04)0.39 (0.04).888a
    Cingulum0.51 (0.03)0.48 (0.06).125a0.51 (0.03)0.50 (0.05).794
    Corticospinal0.57 (0.02)0.57 (0.04).3430.59 (0.02)0.58 (0.03).684
ADC values, 10−3 mm2/s
    Uncinate0.82 (0.02)0.83 (0.03).6800.82 (0.02)0.84 (0.03).121a
    Stria1.00 (0.08)1.10 (0.05).3201.10 (0.06)1.10 (0.01).028
    Fornix1.02 (0.04)1.10 (0.10).2881.09 (0.06)1.10 (0.07).536
    Cingulum0.77 (0.02)0.78 (0.01).054a0.76 (0.02)0.78 (0.02).369
    Corticospinal0.76 (0.02)0.77 (0.03).6440.75 (0.03)0.77 (0.01).380
  • a Age included as covariate.