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What does LCBF stand for?

LCBF stands for local cerebral blood flow

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While there was no evidence of acute improvement in cognitive function, an observation not unexpected in healthy young subjects who frequently perform at an optimum level, the activity of a number of brain regions, known for their role as a memory retrieval network, were selectively modified during the performance of certain tasks, as assessed by analysis of the changes in local cerebral blood flow.
The investigators noted that the antidepressant effects were accompanied by a marked reduction in local cerebral blood flow as well as changes in downstream limbic and cortical sites, as measured using PET scans, meaning that the effects of stimulation can be visually observed and recorded.