Evidence of a Dissociation Pattern in Resting-State Default Mode Network Connectivity in First-Episode, Treatment-Naive Major Depression Patients

@article{Zhu2012EvidenceOA,
  title={Evidence of a Dissociation Pattern in Resting-State Default Mode Network Connectivity in First-Episode, Treatment-Naive Major Depression Patients},
  author={Xueling Zhu and Xiang Wang and Jin Xiao and Jian Liao and Shuqiao Yao},
  journal={Biological Psychiatry},
  year={2012},
  volume={71},
  pages={611-617}
}
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