Essays about: "functional connectivity"

Showing result 1 - 5 of 56 essays containing the words functional connectivity.

  1. 1. Healing the wandering mind : Treatment of the default mode network in major depressive disorder

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Johanna Wielsma; [2022]
    Keywords : The default mode network; functional connectivity; major depressive disorder; antidepressant treatment;

    Abstract : Rumination, or extensive mind wandering defines one of the key cognitive symptoms of major depressive disorder (MDD). Several symptoms included in the psychiatric disorder have been associated with altered connectivity within the large-scaled system default mode network (DMN). READ MORE

  2. 2. Exploring persistent homology as a method for capturing functional connectivity differences in Parkinson’s Disease.

    University essay from KTH/Matematik (Avd.)

    Author : Naomi Hulst; [2022]
    Keywords : persistent homology; topological data analysis; computational topology; parkinson s disease; parkinson; functional connectivity; stable rank; ihållande homologi; topologisk data analys; beräknings topologi; Parkinsons sjukdom; parkinson; funktionell konnektivitet; stable ranks;

    Abstract : Parkinson’s Disease (PD) is the fastest growing neurodegenerative disease, currently affecting two to three percent of the population over 65. Studying functional connectivity (FC) in PD patients may provide new insights into how the disease alters brain organization in different subjects. READ MORE

  3. 3. Neuroplasticity induced bymeditation practices : A systematic review

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Gergana Doinova; [2022]
    Keywords : meditation; neuroplasticity; fMRI; MRI; wellbeing;

    Abstract : Meditation has in recent decades received attention mainly for its health benefits in western society, not least in the field of neuroscience. Researchers are frequently exploring the link between plasticity in the brain, and the practice of meditation. READ MORE

  4. 4. Accuracy evaluation of using Graph Theory metrics for functional connectivity analysis MCI classification

    University essay from KTH/Datavetenskap

    Author : Pablo Urquijo Martínez; [2022]
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    Abstract : Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) is an intermediate stage between the physiological cognitive deterioration due to ageing and a nonphysiological stage of dementia. MCI has morbidity between 12% and 18% of the population aged over 65 [1]. READ MORE

  5. 5. The Functional Role of the Prefrontal Cortex in Antisocial Personality Disorder

    University essay from Högskolan i Skövde/Institutionen för biovetenskap

    Author : Carina Johansson; [2022]
    Keywords : antisocial personality disorder; prefrontal cortex; functional magnetic resonance imaging;

    Abstract : Patients with antisocial personality disorder (ASPD) are deceptive, apathetic, and impulsive. Their social behavior is often inappropriate, and they fail to follow social norms, leading to frequent criminal behavior. READ MORE