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In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Applications in Psychiatry

  • Michael Maier (a1)



Nuclear magnetic resonance is a non-destructive and non-invasive technology that is highly suited for research in psychiatry. It is establishing itself as a versatile means of studying brain morphology, chemistry and function and is finding a place in the diagnosis of disease, monitoring of treatment and the study of basic brain processes.


A literature review was undertaken.


Magnetic resonance spectroscopy has been shown to distinguish between psychiatric disorders, and has provided evidence of their pathophysiological mechanisms.


Spectroscopy in particular opens a window, for the first time, on the study of in vivo brain chemistry.



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In Vivo Magnetic Resonance Spectroscopy: Applications in Psychiatry

  • Michael Maier (a1)


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