|MORNING CATEGORICAL COURSE
fMRI in Neuro-Psychiatric Disease and Treatment:
Special Issues in fMRI of the Diseased Brain
Chairs: John A. Detre and Peter Jezzard
Upon completion of
this course, participants should be able to:
- Identify the special issues facing
clinicians and researchers who wish to apply functional MRI to patient populations;
- Describe fMRI studies that have been
successfully accomplished in neurological and psychiatric disorders;
- List a number of issues that remain to be
resolved before widespread use of fMRI in patient populations is feasible;
- Describe the role and potential of animal
models in increasing the understanding of fMRI studies in disease;
- Explain the principles and theory of
pharmacological (ph) MRI;
- Appraise the potential for phMRI in humans
and predict the impact on disease treatment
|07:00 Primer: Rapid Overview of fMRI in the Normal Brain, Peter Jezzard.
|07:15 fMRI in the Presence of Pathology and Disrupted Hemodynamics, John A. Detre.
|07:30 Practical and Analysis Implications of Clinical fMRI, Keith R. Thulborn.