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Prospective multi-centre Voxel Based Morphometry study employing scanner specific segmentations : procedure development using CaliBrain structural MRI data

By T William J Moorhead, Viktoria-Eleni Gountouna, Dominic E Job, Andrew M McIntosh, Liana Romaniuk, G Katherine S Lymer, Heather C Whalley, Gordon D Waiter, David Brennan, Trevor S Ahearn, Jonathan Cavanagh, Barrie Condon, J Douglas Steele, Joanna M Wardlaw and Stephen M Lawrie


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Topics: adult, brain, calibration, female, Great Britain, humans, image enhancement, image interpretation, computer-assisted, imaging, three-dimensional, magnetic resonance imaging, male, middle aged, prospective studies, quality assurance, health care, reference values, reproducibility of results, sensitivity and specificity, R Medicine, R
Year: 2009
DOI identifier: 10.1186/1471-2342-9-8
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