Review of functional near-infrared spectroscopy in neurorehabilitation

  title={Review of functional near-infrared spectroscopy in neurorehabilitation},
  author={Masahito Mihara and Ichiro Miyai},
Abstract. We provide a brief overview of the research and clinical applications of near-infrared spectroscopy (NIRS) in the neurorehabilitation field. NIRS has several potential advantages and shortcomings as a neuroimaging tool and is suitable for research application in the rehabilitation field. As one of the main applications of NIRS, we discuss its application as a monitoring tool, including investigating the neural mechanism of functional recovery after brain damage and investigating the… 
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