Neuroimaging of Mood Disorders
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 10, Number 10, October 2012
Cary S. Gunther, PhD
Neurologist and psychiatrist in private practice, Voluntary Faculty, New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Dr. Gunther has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Most clinicians are familiar with the use of brain CT scans in an emergency situation. But what about other imaging modalities? How are they being employed to add to the understanding of mood disorders? And when might they be appropriate for general clinical use?