A review of diffusion tensor imaging studies in schizophrenia.

  title={A review of diffusion tensor imaging studies in schizophrenia.},
  author={Marek Kubicki and R. W. McCarley and Carl-Fredrik Westin and Hae-Jeong Park and Stephan E. Maier and Ron Kikinis and Ferenc A. Jolesz and Martha Elizabeth Shenton},
  journal={Journal of psychiatric research},
  volume={41 1-2},
Both post-mortem and neuroimaging studies have contributed significantly to what we know about the brain and schizophrenia. MRI studies of volumetric reduction in several brain regions in schizophrenia have confirmed early speculations that the brain is disordered in schizophrenia. There is also a growing body of evidence suggesting that a disturbance in connectivity between different brain regions, rather than abnormalities within the separate regions themselves, are responsible for the… CONTINUE READING