Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

Magnetoencephalography

This is a practical book on MEG that covers a wide range of topics. The book begins with a series of reviews on the use of MEG for clinical applications, the study of cognitive functions in various diseases, and one chapter focusing specifically on studies of memory with MEG. There are sections with chapters that describe source localization issues, the use of beamformers and dipole source methods, as well as phase-based analyses, and a step-by-step guide to using dipoles for epilepsy spike analyses. The book ends with a section describing new innovations in MEG systems, namely an on-line real-time MEG data acquisition system, novel applications for MEG research, and a proposal for a helium re-circulation system. With such breadth of topics, there will be a chapter that is of interest to every MEG researcher or clinician.

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MagnetoencephalographyEdited by Elizabeth Pang

Published: November 30th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/1229

ISBN: 978-953-307-255-5

eBook (PDF) ISBN: 978-953-51-6594-1

Copyright year: 2011

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19095 Total Chapter Downloads

10 Crossref Citations

16 Web of Science Citations

28 Dimensions Citations

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1. Past, Current and Future Clinical Applications of MEG

By Garreth Prendergast and Mark Hymers

2222

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2. The Role of MEG in Unveiling Cognition

By M.V. Silva Nunes, F. Maestú and A. Castro Caldas

1521

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3. Dynamic Imaging of Deep Brain Structures with MEG: Contributions to Understanding Human Memory

By Sandra N. Moses, Faith M. Hanlon and Jennifer D. Ryan

1403

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4. Characterization of Brain Dynamics Using Beamformer Techniques: Advantages and Limitations

By Maher A. Quraan

1502

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5. Statistical Approaches to the Inverse Problem

By A. Pascarella and A. Sorrentino

1867

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6. An Explicit Method for Inverse Reconstruction of Equivalent Current Dipoles and Quadrupoles

By Takaaki Nara

1232

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7. Detection of Artifacts and Brain Responses Using Instantaneous Phase Statistics in Independent Components

By Jürgen Dammers and Michael Schiek

1430

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8. Epoch Filters: Analyses of Phase–Related Phenomena of MEG

By Ayumu Matani, Aya Ihara, Yasushi Terazono, Norio Fujimaki and Hiroaki Umehara

1061

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9. Clinical MEG Analyses for Children with Intractable Epilepsy

By Ayako Ochi, Cristina Y. Go and Hiroshi Otsubo

1454

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10. Helium Circulation System (HCS) for the MEG

By Tsunehiro Takeda, Masahiro Okamoto, Takashi Miyazaki, Naoki Morita and Keishi Katagiri

1510

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11. Accessing and Processing MEG Signals in Real-Time: Emerging Applications and Enabling Technologies

By Stephen Foldes, Wei Wang, Jennifer Collinger, Xin Li, Jinyin Zhang, Gustavo Sudre, Anto Bagić and Douglas J. Weber

1672

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12. Non-Conscious Brain Processes Revealed by Magnetoencephalography (MEG)

By Peter Walla

2223

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