Journal article

Detecting Neuroimaging Biomarkers for Schizophrenia: A Meta-Analysis of Multivariate Pattern Recognition Studies

Joseph Kambeitz, Lana Kambeitz-Ilankovic, Stefan Leucht, Stephen Wood, Christos Davatzikos, Berend Malchow, Peter Falkai, Nikolaos Koutsouleris

NEUROPSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY | SPRINGERNATURE | Published : 2015

Abstract

Multivariate pattern recognition approaches have recently facilitated the search for reliable neuroimaging-based biomarkers in psychiatric disorders such as schizophrenia. By taking into account the multivariate nature of brain functional and structural changes as well as their distributed localization across the whole brain, they overcome drawbacks of traditional univariate approaches. To evaluate the overall reliability of neuroimaging-based biomarkers, we conducted a comprehensive literature search to identify all studies that used multivariate pattern recognition to identify patterns of brain alterations that differentiate patients with schizophrenia from healthy controls. A bivariate ra..

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