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Dissociable roles of prefrontal and anterior cingulate cortices in deception.
Recent neuroimaging studies have shown the importance of the prefrontal and anterior cingulate cortices in deception. However, little is known about the role of each of these regions duringExpand
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FDG-PET delayed imaging for the detection of head and neck cancer recurrence after radio-chemotherapy: comparison with MRI/CT
In advanced head and neck cancer, an organ-sparing approach comprising radiation therapy combined with intra-arterial chemotherapy has become an important technique. However, the high incidence ofExpand
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Decreased striatal D2 receptor density associated with severe behavioral abnormality in Alzheimer’s disease
Objectives: Since patients manifesting behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) are a burden for their families and caregivers, the underlying neurobiological mechanism of thisExpand
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Functional brain mapping of actual car-driving using [18F]FDG-PET
AimsThis study aims at identifying the brain activation during actual car-driving on the road, and at comparing the results to those of previous studies on simulated car-driving.MethodsThirty normalExpand
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Cerebral metabolic changes in men after chiropractic spinal manipulation for neck pain.
BACKGROUND Chiropractic spinal manipulation (CSM) is an alternative treatment for back pain. The autonomic nervous system is often involved in spinal dysfunction. Although studies on the effects ofExpand
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Advantage of delayed whole-body FDG-PET imaging for tumour detection
Abstract. Delayed imaging that coincides with the highest uptake of fluorine-18 fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) by tumour may be advantageous in oncological positron emission tomography (PET), whereExpand
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Assessment of radiotherapeutic effects on experimental tumors using 18F-2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose
The purpose of this study is to evaluation the effect of tumor volume and radiotherapy on the uptake of 18F-2-fluoro-2-deoxy-D-glucose (18FDG). The tumor models used were mouse mammary carcinomaExpand
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FDG-PET imaging of lower extremity muscular activity during level walking
Abstract. We analyzed muscular activity of the lower extremities during level walking using positron emission tomography (PET) with 18F-fluorodeoxyglucose (18F-FDG). We examined 17 healthy maleExpand
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Effects of hemodilution during controlled hypotension of hepatic, renal, and pancreatic function in humans.
STUDY OBJECTIVE To evaluate the effects of hemodilution during controlled hypotension on, the hepatic renal, and pancreatic function in the clinical setting. DESIGN Randomized, prospective study.Expand
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Recruitment of fusiform face area associated with listening to degraded speech sounds in auditory–visual speech perception: a PET study
For the fast and accurate cognition of external information, the human brain seems to integrate information from multi-sensory modalities. We used positron emission tomography (PET) to identify theExpand
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