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Biological Foundations III Measurement and  Disorders
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Measurement Clinical observation Invasive Techniques Neuroimaging
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Clinical Observation Patients with brain damage (i.e., Phineas  Gage; 1848)
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Clinical Observation Or, after death (autopsy) “Oh, he tended to behave X, and X area  is damaged; so, that must be it.”
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Invasive Techniques (circa 1850) Stimulate, lesion, or transect tissue via mild  electrical devices, chemicals heat, or cold. Transcranial  magnetic  stimulation  (TMS) Ouch.
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Neuroimaging Structure CT scan (x-rays) MRI (magnetic field) Function EEG (neuron activity) PET scan (radioactive  sugar!) fMRI (blood flow and  oxygen)
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MRI (stroke)
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EEG
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EEG output
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PET scan output
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Cerebral Hemispheres Corpus callosum Lateralization
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Split-brain video http://video.google.com/videoplay?docid search&plindex=0
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This note was uploaded on 04/24/2008 for the course PSYC 1101 taught by Professor Leader during the Spring '07 term at Georgia Institute of Technology.

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