Schizophrenia: From neuroimaging to neuroscience

Hardcover | November 25, 2004

EditorStephen Lawrie, Eve Johnstone, Daniel Weinberger

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Neuroimaging techniques have made a huge contribution to our understanding of schizophrenia and other neuropsychiatric disorders. Until now however, texts on both schizophrenia and neuroimaging have paid little attention to the overlap between these areas. This new volume is the firstdedicated to unravelling how these techniques can help us better understand this complex disorder. Each chapter focuses on a particular research method, describing the nature of the findings, the main technological problems, and future possibilities. Though including sufficient methodological detail to be of value to imaging researchers, the emphasis throughout is on providing information ofvalue to clinicians. Written and edited by leaders in schizophrenia research, this book details what structural and functional brain imaging studies have already established about schizophrenia and what developments are likely in the foreseeable future.

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Neuroimaging techniques have made a huge contribution to our understanding of schizophrenia and other neuropsychiatric disorders. Until now however, texts on both schizophrenia and neuroimaging have paid little attention to the overlap between these areas. This new volume is the firstdedicated to unravelling how these techniques can he...

Stephen Lawrie is a Senior Clinical Research Fellow, Division of Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh UK. Eve Johnstone is a Professor and Head of Division of Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh UK.

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Format:HardcoverDimensions:424 pages, 9.45 × 6.61 × 1.16 inPublished:November 25, 2004Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

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ISBN - 10:0198525966

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Table of Contents

1. Eve C. Johnstone and David G. C. Owens: Early studies of brain anatomy in schizophrenia2. Andrew McIntosh and Stephen M. Lawrie: Structural magnetic resonance imaging3. Nitin Gogtay, Alexandra Sporn and Judith L. Rapoport: Structural brain MRI studies in childhood-onset schizophrenia and childhood atypical psychosis4. Stefano Marenco, Daniel R. Weinberger and Alessandro Bertolino: MR proton spectroscopy5. Mark E. Bastin and Stephen M. Lawrie: Diffusion tensor magnetic resonance imaging6. Paul Thompson, Judith L. Rapoport, Tyrone D. Cannon and Arthur W. Toga: Automated analysis of structural MRI data7. Andreas Heinz, Berenice Romero and Daniel R. Weinberger: Functional mapping with single-photon emission computed tomography and positron emission tomography8. R. Alexander Bantick, A. J. Montgomery and Paul M. Grasby: Neuroreceptor mapping with PET and SPECT9. Garry D. Honey, Phillip K. McGuire and Edward T. Bullmore: Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging (fMRI)10. Margaret A. Niznikiewicz, Kevin M. Spencer, Dean F. Salisbury and Robert W. McCarley: Event related potentials11. Timm Rosburg and Heinrich Sauer: Magnetoencephalography12. Werner K. Strik and Thomas Koenig: Spatial analysis of ERP and EEG data13. Stephen M. Lawrie, Eve C. Johnstone and Daniel R. Weinberger: Towards an integrated imaging of schizophrenia