• Machine learning links brain connectivity patterns with psychiatric symptoms

    4 monthes ago - By Healio

    Theodore D. Satterthwaite
    Using machine learning, researchers from the University of Pennsylvania found that four dimensions of psychopathology - mood, psychosis, fear and disruptive externalizing behavior - were linked to distinct patterns of connectivity in the brain.
    “Unlike other branches of modern medicine which use biologically-based tests of disease, psychiatry still relies on patient reports and physician observations for clinical decision-making instead,” Theodore D. Satterthwaite, MD, assistant professor, department of psychiatry, Perelman School of
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