Chapter 15. Functional Brain Imaging Studies in Bipolar Disorder: Focus on Cerebral Metabolism and Blood Flow

  1. Lakshmi N. Yatham4 and
  2. Mario Maj5
  1. John O. Brooks III1,
  2. Po W. Wang2 and
  3. Terence A. Ketter3

Published Online: 13 AUG 2010

DOI: 10.1002/9780470661277.ch15

Bipolar Disorder

Bipolar Disorder

How to Cite

Brooks, J. O., Wang, P. W. and Ketter, T. A. (2010) Functional Brain Imaging Studies in Bipolar Disorder: Focus on Cerebral Metabolism and Blood Flow, in Bipolar Disorder (eds L. N. Yatham and M. Maj), John Wiley & Sons, Ltd, Chichester, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470661277.ch15

Editor Information

  1. 4

    Department of Psychiatry, The University of British Columbia, Vancouver, Canada

  2. 5

    Department of Psychiatry, University of Naples SUN, Naples, Italy

Author Information

  1. 1

    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 760 Westwood Plaza, B8-233b NPI, Los Angeles, CA 90024-1759, USA

  2. 2

    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University School of Medicine, 401 Quarry Road, Room 2124, Stanford CA 94305, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 13 AUG 2010
  2. Published Print: 1 OCT 2010

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780470721988

Online ISBN: 9780470661277

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Keywords:

  • functional brain imaging studies in bipolar disorder - and cerebral metabolism;
  • single photon emission computed tomography (SPECT);
  • Dorsolateral prefrontal and oribitofrontal circuits;
  • Cerebral blood flow and metabolism across affective states;
  • Cerebral blood flow studies in bipolar depression;
  • Cerebral metabolism studies in mania;
  • Cerebral blood flow studies in euthymic bipolar disorder patients

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Overall organization

  • Cerebral blood flow and metabolism across affective states

  • Conclusions

  • References