Three-dimensional stereotactic surface projection in the statistical analysis of single photon emission computed tomography data for distinguishing between Alzheimer’s disease and depression
Eiji Kirino, Department of Psychiatry, Juntendo University School of Medicine, Bunkyo-ku, Tokyo 113-8421, Japan
Eiji Kirino, Department of Psychiatry, Juntendo University Shizuoka Hospital, Izunokuni-shi, Shizuoka 410-2211, Japan
Eiji Kirino, Juntendo Institute of Mental Health, Koshigaya-shi, Saitama 343-0032, Japan
Author contributions: Kirino E solely contributed to this paper.
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Correspondence to: Eiji Kirino, MD, PhD, Department of Psychiatry, Juntendo University Shizuoka Hospital, 1129 Nagaoka, Izunokuni-shi, Shizuoka 410-2211, Japan. firstname.lastname@example.org
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Received: January 30, 2017
Peer-review started: February 12, 2017
First decision: March 28, 2017
Revised: April 10, 2017
Accepted: May 3, 2017
Article in press: May 5, 2017
Published online: June 22, 2017