1. Introduction

  1. Robert G. Shulman1 and
  2. Douglas L. Rothman2
  1. Douglas L. Rothman2 and
  2. Robert G. Shulman1

Published Online: 18 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470020520.ch1

Brain Energetics and Neuronal Activity: Applications to fMRI and Medicine

Brain Energetics and Neuronal Activity: Applications to fMRI and Medicine

How to Cite

Rothman, D. L. and Shulman, R. G. (2004) Introduction, in Brain Energetics and Neuronal Activity: Applications to fMRI and Medicine (eds R. G. Shulman and D. L. Rothman), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/0470020520.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Yale University School of Medicine, MR Center, P.O. Box 208043, New Haven, CT 06520-8043, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, MR Center, P.O. Box 208043, New Haven, CT 06520-8043, USA

Author Information

  1. 1

    Yale University School of Medicine, MR Center, P.O. Box 208043, New Haven, CT 06520-8043, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Diagnostic Radiology, Yale University School of Medicine, MR Center, P.O. Box 208043, New Haven, CT 06520-8043, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 18 AUG 2005
  2. Published Print: 29 MAR 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470847206

Online ISBN: 9780470020524

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Keywords:

  • NMR investigations;
  • molecular environment;
  • magnetic resonance imaging (MRI);
  • magnetic resonance spectroscopy (MRS);
  • deoxyglucose tracer;
  • neurotransmission

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Energy and Neurotransmission

  • Clinical Beginnings

  • Brain and Mind