Introduction to Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Principles and Techniques

Author: Richard B. Buxton

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 0521899958

Category: Medical

Page: 457

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This is the second edition of a useful introductory book on a technique that has revolutionized neuroscience, specifically cognitive neuroscience. Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has now become the standard tool for studying the brain systems involved in cognitive and emotional processing. It has also been a major factor in the consilience of the fields of neurobiology, cognitive psychology, social psychology, radiology, physics, mathematics, engineering, and even philosophy. Written and edited by a clinician-scientist in the field, this book remains an excellent user's guide to t
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Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Author: Scott A. Huettel,Allen W. Song,Gregory McCarthy

Publisher: Sinauer Associates Incorporated

ISBN: 9780878932863

Category: Medical

Page: 542

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Prior to the publication of the first edition of this book in 2004, existing texts were targeted toward practicing scientists, and assumed a level of expertise not possessed by most students. Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging was the first textbook to provide a true introduction to fMRI designed with undergraduate students, graduate students, and beginning researchers in mind. Changes in the Second Edition include: Revised MR physics chapters that include parallel conceptual and quantitative paths, allowing students from diverse backgrounds and interests to readily navigate these topics. Expanded discussion of fMRI data analysis, with separate chapters on standard hypothesis-driven analyses and advanced exploratory analyses. Expanded coverage of experimental design that includes new approaches to efficient creation of fMRI experiments. Revised discussion of the physiological basis of fMRI to include recent discoveries about the origins of the BOLD response. A new Ethics chapter that discusses controversies, ethical and social concerns, and popular interpretations of fMRI research. Increased coverage of the integration of fMRI with other cognitive neuroscience techniques. New topics in the Advanced Methods chapter, reflecting cutting-edge developments in the field. Updated references and suggested readings throughout.
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Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Processing

Author: Xingfeng Li

Publisher: Springer Science & Business Media

ISBN: 9400773021

Category: Medical

Page: 221

View: 4823

With strong numerical and computational focus, this book serves as an essential resource on the methods for functional neuroimaging analysis, diffusion weighted image analysis, and longitudinal VBM analysis. It includes four MRI image modalities analysis methods. The first covers the PWI methods, which is the basis for understanding cerebral flow in human brain. The second part, the book’s core, covers fMRI methods in three specific domains: first level analysis, second level analysis, and effective connectivity study. The third part covers the analysis of Diffusion weighted image, i.e. DTI, QBI and DSI image analysis. Finally, the book covers (longitudinal) VBM methods and its application to Alzheimer’s disease study.
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Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Novel Transform Methods

Author: Ajay V. Deshmukh,Vikram M. Gadre

Publisher: N.A

ISBN: N.A

Category: Medical

Page: 106

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Fundamental concepts, and some glimpses of the state-of-the-art of Magnetic Resonance Imaging (MRI) and functional MRI (fMRI) are discussed in this monograph. A discussion on novel transform methods using Wavelets and the Periodicity Transform for processing the clinical fMRI data is included. The book describes results on the original functional MRI data set. This trial fMRI dataset is provided on a CD included in this book. Making free use of this data set for further experimentation on fMRI for academic and research purpose is highly encouraged. Algorithms on a few worked examples on fMRI data processing are explained. Presentation of certain concepts in MRI and Functional MRI is made simple for the readers from interdisciplinary areas of Medical Sciences and Engineering. This book is also an effort to address a few real-life examples in fMRI which have been evolved through the collaborative research by the Engineering and Medical fraternity.
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America's New Slavery? FMRI Technology! Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging! Or America's Salvation? All Americans Should Be Concerned!

Author: Jose Collazo

Publisher: Xlibris Corporation

ISBN: 1450073794

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 119

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For over thirteen years I have documented my attempts to track a technology that allows the US government to read our thoughts. FMRI is one name but they can hide files in all kinds of ways. I am very concern about a technology that allows any person or group to invade our last temple (our brain). Old Venice history stated that no one person or group of persons could hold absolute power. The power and decisions must fall to all the people. This is why I raise this issue. How could Bin-laden attach us. How have they been using this technology and how are they going to use this technology in the future. The people must get involved and start questioning our leaders on this issue. Do your own research and do something to protect our civil liberties, now.
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Programmieren mit MATLAB

Programmiersprache, Grafische Benutzeroberflächen, Anwendungen

Author: Ulrich Stein

Publisher: Carl Hanser Verlag GmbH Co KG

ISBN: 3446455833

Category: Computers

Page: 355

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Die Grundkenntnisse des Programmierens mit MATLAB erlernen Die wichtigsten Grundlagen auf einen Blick – für Studierende der Ingenieurwissenschaften Dieses Lehrbuch beginnt mit der Vorstellung der elementaren Prinzipien der Datenverarbeitung und vermittelt darauf aufbauend die Grundkenntnisse des Programmierens anschaulich mithilfe der in MATLAB integrierten Programmiersprache.Zahlreiche Anwendungen vertiefen das Wissen und führen zusätzlich in numerische Verfahren in MATLAB ein. Wo für spezielle Probleme das Basismodul von MATLAB nicht mehr ausreicht, wird für eine intensivere Nutzung auf die MATLAB-Toolboxen verwiesen, deren Installation zum Verständnis dieses Buches aber nicht notwendig ist. Die 6. Auflage wurde komplett überarbeitet, aktualisiert und um Beispiele aus der Praxis ergänzt. Umfangreiches Zusatzmaterial finden Sie online auf der Website zum Buch: www.Stein-Ulrich.de/Matlab/
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Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging

An Introduction to Methods

Author: Peter Jezzard,Paul M Matthews,Stephen M Smith

Publisher: OUP Oxford

ISBN: 9780198527732

Category: Medical

Page: 404

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This book provides a comprehensive introduction to functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI), the scanning technique which allows mapping of active processes within the brain. These maps are used by neuroscientists to learn how the normal human brain works and by clinicians to study the diseased state.
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Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Diffusion Mri, Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Physics of Magnetic Resonance Imaging, High-Intensity Focused Ultras

Author: Source Wikipedia

Publisher: University-Press.org

ISBN: 9781230535159

Category:

Page: 62

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Pages: 61. Chapters: Diffusion MRI, Functional magnetic resonance imaging, Physics of magnetic resonance imaging, High-intensity focused ultrasound, Magnetic resonance neurography, Susceptibility weighted imaging, Issues in fMRI, Bloch equations, Libin Cardiovascular Institute of Alberta, ExAblate, Magnetic resonance angiography, MRI contrast agent, FLASH MRI, Centre for Magnetic Resonance Investigations, Spin echo, Tractography, Gadopentetic acid, Real-time MRI, In vivo magnetic resonance spectroscopy, K-space, Spin-lattice relaxation time, Magnetization transfer, Hyperpolarization, Digital Fish Library, Breast MRI, Strain Encoding MRI, Magic angle, Cardiac ventriculography, Spin-spin relaxation time, Magnetic resonance microscopy, Athinoula A. Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Steady-state free precession imaging, Magnetic induction tomography, Interventional magnetic resonance imaging, Jemris, Ernst angle, Fractional anisotropy, Fluid attenuated inversion recovery, FMRI adaptation, Delayed Gadolinium Enhanced Magnetic Resonance Imaging of Cartilage, Linear transform model, Current density imaging, Magnetophosphene, Multispectral segmentation, Radiofrequency coil, Event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging, Magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging, Flip angle.
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Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging a Complete Guide

Author: Gerardus Blokdyk

Publisher: 5starcooks

ISBN: 9780655429890

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Page: 292

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How do we Improve Functional magnetic resonance imaging service perception, and satisfaction? What is our formula for success in Functional magnetic resonance imaging ? Have the types of risks that may impact Functional magnetic resonance imaging been identified and analyzed? In what ways are Functional magnetic resonance imaging vendors and us interacting to ensure safe and effective use? What tools do you use once you have decided on a Functional magnetic resonance imaging strategy and more importantly how do you choose? This astounding Functional magnetic resonance imaging self-assessment will make you the entrusted Functional magnetic resonance imaging domain authority by revealing just what you need to know to be fluent and ready for any Functional magnetic resonance imaging challenge. How do I reduce the effort in the Functional magnetic resonance imaging work to be done to get problems solved? How can I ensure that plans of action include every Functional magnetic resonance imaging task and that every Functional magnetic resonance imaging outcome is in place? How will I save time investigating strategic and tactical options and ensuring Functional magnetic resonance imaging costs are low? How can I deliver tailored Functional magnetic resonance imaging advice instantly with structured going-forward plans? There's no better guide through these mind-expanding questions than acclaimed best-selling author Gerard Blokdyk. Blokdyk ensures all Functional magnetic resonance imaging essentials are covered, from every angle: the Functional magnetic resonance imaging self-assessment shows succinctly and clearly that what needs to be clarified to organize the required activities and processes so that Functional magnetic resonance imaging outcomes are achieved. Contains extensive criteria grounded in past and current successful projects and activities by experienced Functional magnetic resonance imaging practitioners. Their mastery, combined with the easy elegance of the self-assessment, provides its superior value to you in knowing how to ensure the outcome of any efforts in Functional magnetic resonance imaging are maximized with professional results. Your purchase includes access details to the Functional magnetic resonance imaging self-assessment dashboard download which gives you your dynamically prioritized projects-ready tool and shows you exactly what to do next. Your exclusive instant access details can be found in your book. You will receive the following contents with New and Updated specific criteria: - The latest quick edition of the book in PDF - The latest complete edition of the book in PDF, which criteria correspond to the criteria in... - The Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard, and... - Example pre-filled Self-Assessment Excel Dashboard to get familiar with results generation ...plus an extra, special, resource that helps you with project managing. INCLUDES LIFETIME SELF ASSESSMENT UPDATES Every self assessment comes with Lifetime Updates and Lifetime Free Updated Books. Lifetime Updates is an industry-first feature which allows you to receive verified self assessment updates, ensuring you always have the most accurate information at your fingertips.
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Essentials of Functional MRI

Author: Patrick W. Stroman

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1439818800

Category: Medical

Page: 311

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During the last two decades, new developments in functional MRI (magnetic resonance imaging) have made it possible to detect changes in the brain over time, as opposed to the "snapshot" produced by conventional MRI. Essentials of Functional MRI breaks down the technical challenges for physicians, researchers, and technologists who use functional MRI but may not be experts in the necessary math and physics. The author describes the theory and practical details of functional MRI (fMRI) methodology, including how to acquire and analyze images, and a wide range of examples demonstrate how fMRI has been used thus far. The author provides the essential information to study, understand, use, and teach the practical aspects of fMRI for those people who are most likely to extend its use into clinical practice.
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Advanced Image Processing in Magnetic Resonance Imaging

Author: Luigi Landini,Vincenzo Positano,Maria Santarelli

Publisher: CRC Press

ISBN: 1420028669

Category: Technology & Engineering

Page: 632

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The popularity of magnetic resonance (MR) imaging in medicine is no mystery: it is non-invasive, it produces high quality structural and functional image data, and it is very versatile and flexible. Research into MR technology is advancing at a blistering pace, and modern engineers must keep up with the latest developments. This is only possible with a firm grounding in the basic principles of MR, and Advanced Image Processing in Magnetic Resonance Imaging solidly integrates this foundational knowledge with the latest advances in the field. Beginning with the basics of signal and image generation and reconstruction, the book covers in detail the signal processing techniques and algorithms, filtering techniques for MR images, quantitative analysis including image registration and integration of EEG and MEG techniques with MR, and MR spectroscopy techniques. The final section of the book explores functional MRI (fMRI) in detail, discussing fundamentals and advanced exploratory data analysis, Bayesian inference, and nonlinear analysis. Many of the results presented in the book are derived from the contributors' own work, imparting highly practical experience through experimental and numerical methods. Contributed by international experts at the forefront of the field, Advanced Image Processing in Magnetic Resonance Imaging is an indispensable guide for anyone interested in further advancing the technology and capabilities of MR imaging.
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Handbook of Functional MRI Data Analysis

Author: Russell A. Poldrack,Jeanette A. Mumford,Thomas E. Nichols

Publisher: Cambridge University Press

ISBN: 1139498363

Category: Medical

Page: N.A

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Functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) has become the most popular method for imaging brain function. Handbook of Functional MRI Data Analysis provides a comprehensive and practical introduction to the methods used for fMRI data analysis. Using minimal jargon, this book explains the concepts behind processing fMRI data, focusing on the techniques that are most commonly used in the field. This book provides background about the methods employed by common data analysis packages including FSL, SPM and AFNI. Some of the newest cutting-edge techniques, including pattern classification analysis, connectivity modeling and resting state network analysis, are also discussed. Readers of this book, whether newcomers to the field or experienced researchers, will obtain a deep and effective knowledge of how to employ fMRI analysis to ask scientific questions and become more sophisticated users of fMRI analysis software.
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Clinical Functional MRI

Presurgical Functional Neuroimaging

Author: Christoph Stippich

Publisher: Springer

ISBN: 3662451239

Category: Medical

Page: 351

View: 3627

The second, revised edition of this successful textbook provides an up-to-date description of the use of preoperative fMRI in patients with brain tumors and epilepsies. State of the art fMRI procedures are presented, with detailed consideration of practical aspects, imaging and data processing, normal and pathological findings, and diagnostic possibilities and limitations. Relevant information on brain physiology, functional neuroanatomy, imaging technique, and methodology is provided by recognized experts in these fields. Compared with the first edition, chapters have been updated to reflect the latest developments and in particular the current use of diffusion tensor imaging (DTI) and resting-state fMRI. Entirely new chapters are included on resting-state presurgical fMRI and the role of DTI and tractography in brain tumor surgery. Further chapters address multimodality functional neuroimaging, brain plasticity, and pitfalls, tips, and tricks.
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