Dynamic Brain Maps: Mapping Brain Changes in Schizophrenia
These animations show a spreading wave of gray matter loss, in adults with schizophrenia,
during a 1-year
period following the first episode of psychosis.
Different trajectories are shown for patients treated with haloperidol and
for patients treated with olanzapine. Changes are not uniform over time,
and are measured from MRI scans collected 0, 3, 6 and 12 months after the onset of psychotic
Click on each image to play the movies [animated GIF format, 13MB].
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Paul Thompson, Ph.D. email@example.com
Associate Professor of Neurology
UCLA Lab of Neuro-Imaging and Brain Mapping Division
Dept. Neurology and Brain Research Institute
635 Charles Young Drive, NRB 225E
UCLA School of Medicine
Westwood, Los Angeles CA 90095-1769, USA.