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Research progress of resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging in the brain function of insomnia disorder
CHEN Ziwei  JIANG Guihua  YE Xi  FENG Ying 

Cite this article as: CHEN Z W, JIANG G H, YE X, et al. Research progress of resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging in the brain function of insomnia disorder[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(1): 151-155. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.028.

[Abstract] Insomnia disorder (ID) is the most common sleep disorder, and persistent insomnia is associated with hypertension and even cancer. Resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging (rs-fMRI) can reflect the blood oxygen level of brain tissue, and indirectly reflect brain function metabolism, which has become a powerful means to study insomnia, and is of great significance for pre-treatment evaluation, treatment strategy and disease management of insomnia. Various analysis methods based on rs-fMRI have been developed in recent years. In this review, we summarize the research progress of rs-fMRI brain function in insomnia disorder, discuss the common problems troubling current studies and shed light upon the outlook on the development trends, as well as important research directions. This review aims to provide a rationale for further exploration of neural mechanisms in ID.
[Keywords] insomnia disorder;sleep disorders;insomnia;brain function;magnetic resonance imaging;resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging;brain functional imaging

CHEN Ziwei1, 2   JIANG Guihua2, 1*   YE Xi1, 2   FENG Ying2  

1 Jinan University, Guangzhou 510632, China

2 Department of Medical Imaging, Guangdong Second Provincial General Hospital, Guangzhou 510317, China

Corresponding author: Jiang GH, E-mail:

Conflicts of interest   None.

ACKNOWLEDGMENTS National Natural Science Foundation of China (No. U1903120).
Received  2022-04-02
Accepted  2022-12-12
DOI: 10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.028
Cite this article as: CHEN Z W, JIANG G H, YE X, et al. Research progress of resting-state functional magnetic resonance imaging in the brain function of insomnia disorder[J]. Chin J Magn Reson Imaging, 2023, 14(1): 151-155. DOI:10.12015/issn.1674-8034.2023.01.028.

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