Ciba Foundation Symposium 163 - Exploring Brain Functional Anatomy with Positron Tomography

Ciba Foundation Symposium 163 - Exploring Brain Functional Anatomy with Positron Tomography

Editor(s): Derek J. Chadwick, Julie Whelan

Published Online: 28 SEP 2007

Print ISBN: 9780471929703

Online ISBN: 9780470514184

DOI: 10.1002/9780470514184

About this Book

Details the application of positron emission tomography (PET) to the mapping of human cerebral cortical function. Coverage includes all aspects of PET technology. Includes chapters on somatosensory, motor and visual systems, and higher-order processes such as attention, memory, learning, intention and language. The clinical usefulness of PET is discussed in relation to psychiatric illness and to functional recovery after brain injury.

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    2. Relating Structure to Function In Vivo with Tomographic Imaging (pages 93–112)

      John C. Mazziotta, Daniel Valentino, Scott Grafton, Fred Bookstein, Charles Pelizzari, George Chen and Arthur W. Toga

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