Activation likelihood estimation (ALE) meta-analyses allow investigators to integrate the results of multiple neuroimaging studies, potentially yielding novel results that may not have been evident in the individual studies. Here, we provide a brief, introductory description of ALE methods for readers without extensive expertise in neuroimaging.
- activation likelihood estimation
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Psychiatry and Mental health
- Public Health, Environmental and Occupational Health