Table 1.

Outcome of source localization performance based on different metrics for frequency analyses (eLORETA, DICS) and time domain analyses (eLORETA, LCMV, MNE)

Frequency analysis
Dipole conditionLocalization errorFocal widthFalse positives (FPs)
Single dipoleeLORETA/DICSeLORETA/DICSeLORETA/DICS
Two-point dipoleseLORETA(0, π/2, 3π/2)/ DICS(π)eLORETAeLORETA
Distributed dipoleseLORETA(0, π/2, 3π/2)/ DICS(π)eLORETAeLORETA
Time-lock analysis
Single dipoleeLORETAMNE/LCMVeLORETA
Two-point dipoleseLORETAMNE/LCMVeLORETA
Distributed dipoleseLORETAMNE/LCMVeLORETA
  • If similar performance was achieved, both methods are mentioned with “/.”