15. Using fMRI to Study the Mind and Brain

  1. Robert G. Shulman2 and
  2. Douglas L. Rothman3
  1. Bruce E. Wexler

Published Online: 18 AUG 2005

DOI: 10.1002/0470020520.ch15

Brain Energetics and Neuronal Activity: Applications to fMRI and Medicine

Brain Energetics and Neuronal Activity: Applications to fMRI and Medicine

How to Cite

Wexler, B. E. (2004) Using fMRI to Study the Mind and Brain, 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.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 2

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

  2. 3

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

Author Information

  1. Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, MR Center, P.O. Box 208068, New Haven, CT 06520-8068, 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:

  • brain-imaging research;
  • localization of cognitive operations;
  • probability threshold;
  • somatosensory processing;
  • sensorimotor cortex;
  • learning-related decrease;
  • Disease on Functional Activation

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Studies Assuming Localized and (often) Fixed Relationships between Cognitive and Brain Functions

  • Studies of Changing Relationships between Brain Function and Cognition

  • Summary

  • References