Citations.

Publications from this work should cite the publications for the data upon which these templates are based.

For the infants and preschool (0 to 4 years), please cite publications from the NIH Pediatric MRI Database (NIHPD; Almli, C. R., Rivkin, M. J., & McKinstry, R. C. (2007). The NIH MRI study of normal brain development (objective-2): Newborns, infants, toddlers, and preschoolers. Neuroimage, 35(1), 308-325), and from Sanchez, C.E., Richards, J.E., & Almli, C.R. (2011). Neurodevelopmental MRI brain templates for children from 2 weeks to 4 years of age, Developmental Psychobiology Online PDF; Richards, J.E. (2009). Attention in the brain and early infancy. In S.P. Johnson (Ed.), Neoconstructism: The new science of cognitive development Online PDF; Richards, J.E. (2010). What's inside a baby's head? Structural and functional brain development in infants. International Conference on Infant Studies, Baltimore, MD, March, 2010.Online PDF; Richards, J.E., & Xie, W. (2015). Brains for all the ages: Structural neurodevelopment in infants and children from a life-span perspective.  In J. Bensen (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol 48, Chapter 1, pps 1-52).; Richards, J.E., Sanchez, C., Phillips-Meek, M., & Xie, W. (2015). A database of age-appropriate average MRI templates, Neuroimage, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.04.055; Fillmore, P.T., Richards, J.E., Phillips-Meek, M.C., Cryer, A., & Stevens, M. (2015).  Stereotaxic MRI brain atlases for infants from 3 to 12 months of age.  Developmental Neuroscience, doi:10.1156/000438749.

For the children and adolescents, please cite publications from the NIHPD (Evans, A. C. (2006). The NIH MRI study of normal brain development. Neuroimage, 30(1), 184-202.); Sanchez, C.E., Richards, J.E., & Almli, C.R. (2010). Age-specific MRI brain templates for healthy brain development from 4 to 24 years,  Unpublished ms.; Sanchez, C.E., Richards, J.E., & Almli, C.R. (2012).  Age-specific MRI templates for pediatric neuroimaging.  Developmental Neuropsychology, 37, 379-399. Online PDF; and Richards, J.E., & Xie, W. (2015). Brains for all the ages: Structural neurodevelopment in infants and children from a life-span perspective.  In J. Bensen (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol 48, Chapter 1, pps 1-52); Richards, J.E., Sanchez, C., Phillips-Meek, M., & Xie, W. (2015). A database of age-appropriate average MRI templates.  Neuroimage, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.04.055.

For the adults, please cite Sanchez, C.E., Richards, J.E., & Almli, C.R. (2012).  Age-specific MRI templates for pediatric neuroimaging.  Developmental Neuropsychology, 37, 379-399, Online PDF.  Fillmore, P.T., Phillips-Meek, M.C., and Richards, J.E. (2013), Age-specific MRI brain and head templates for healthy adults from 20 through 89 years of age. Frontiers in Aging Neuroscience.6, doi: 10.3389/fnagi.2015.00044; Richards, J.E., & Xie, W. (2015). Brains for all the ages: Structural neurodevelopment in infants and children from a life-span perspective.  In J. Bensen (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol 48, Chapter 1, pps 1-52); Richards, J.E., Sanchez, C., Phillips-Meek, M., & Xie, W. (2015). A database of age-appropriate average MRI templates.  Neuroimage, doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.04.055. and work from the IXF and OASIS MRI projects

There are two recent publications that summarize much of the work:  Richards, J.E., & Xie, W. (2015). Brains for all the ages: Structural neurodevelopment in infants and children from a life-span perspective.  In J. Bensen (Ed.), Advances in Child Development and Behavior (Vol 48, Chapter 1, pps 1-52; Richards, J.E., Sanchez, C., Phillips-Meek, M., & Xie, W. (2015). A database of age-appropriate average MRI templates.  Neuroimage,doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2015.04.055.

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