High-definition fiber tractography of the human brain: neuroanatomical validation and neurosurgical applications.

@article{FernandezMiranda2012HighdefinitionFT,
  title={High-definition fiber tractography of the human brain: neuroanatomical validation and neurosurgical applications.},
  author={Juan C. Fernandez-Miranda and Sudhir K. Pathak and J. A. Engh and Kevin Jarbo and Timothy D. Verstynen and Fang-Cheng Yeh and Yibao Wang and Arlan H. Mintz and Fernando E. Boada and Walter Schneider and Robert Max Friedlander},
  journal={Neurosurgery},
  year={2012},
  volume={71 2},
  pages={
          430-53
        }
}
BACKGROUND High-definition fiber tracking (HDFT) is a novel combination of processing, reconstruction, and tractography methods that can track white matter fibers from cortex, through complex fiber crossings, to cortical and subcortical targets with subvoxel resolution. OBJECTIVE To perform neuroanatomical validation of HDFT and to investigate its neurosurgical applications. METHODS Six neurologically healthy adults and 36 patients with brain lesions were studied. Diffusion spectrum imaging… 
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