Emotion and Neural Response on MRI
Emotion appeared to change CNS activity in this study. As clinicians we frequently see changes in pain syndromes and movements patterns. We also know that movement is controlled by CNS activity. This study may help use reason why emotion may change the movements we see in clinic. Furthermore, of possible clinical importance is that the negative emotions appeared to have preference over the positive ones. Enjoy the read!
Emotion dependant responses on MRI
Smith, S et al, 2011
- NeuroImage 58 (2011) 269–274