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Example sentences from the Web for fmri
The fMRI scan measures blood flow in the brain, and can sense when certain areas are activated.Welcome to Generation Overshare: Lena Dunham, Taylor Swift, and the Politics of Self-Disclosure|Marlow Stern|November 6, 2014|DAILY BEAST
And then you put them in a FMRI machine and the size of amygdalae actually shrinks, and there is tons of research like that.A Q&A with Scott Stossel, Author of ‘My Age of Anxiety: Fear, Hope, Dread, and the Search for Peace of Mind’|Jesse Singal|February 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Both groups were shown the same images of food while lying in an fMRI scanner.
Can fMRI predict when and if someone will regain consciousness after a traumatic brain injury?
What the fMRI machine detects is the shifting proportions of oxygenated blood in any given region of the brain.
Cultural definitions for fmri
Abbreviation for functional magnetic resonance imaging. In FMRI, a patient is placed in a high magnetic field and delicate measurements of magnetic fields associated with processes like blood flow are made. In this way, the functioning of organs like the brain can be monitored as they occur. (Compare MRI.)