Boris Schiffer

Summary

Affiliation: University of Duisburg-Essen
Country: Germany

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in heterosexual and homosexual males
    Thomas Paul
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:726-35. 2008
  2. doi request reprint Functional brain correlates of heterosexual paedophilia
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Neuroimage 41:80-91. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms underlying cognitive control of men with lifelong antisocial behavior
    Boris Schiffer
    Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Preventive Medicine, LWL University Hospital Bochum, Alexandrinenstr 1 3, 44791 Bochum, Germany Institute of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 222:43-51. 2014
  4. pmc Structural brain alterations associated with schizophrenia preceded by conduct disorder: a common and distinct subtype of schizophrenia?
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 39:1115-28. 2013
  5. pmc Why don't men understand women? Altered neural networks for reading the language of male and female eyes
    Boris Schiffer
    Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, LWL University Hospital Bochum, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e60278. 2013
  6. doi request reprint Disentangling structural brain alterations associated with violent behavior from those associated with substance use disorders
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:1039-49. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Executive dysfunctions in pedophilic and nonpedophilic child molesters
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany Department of Psychology, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    J Sex Med 8:1975-84. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Impulsivity-related brain volume deficits in schizophrenia-addiction comorbidity
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Virchow str 174, Essen, Germany
    Brain 133:3093-103. 2010
  9. doi request reprint The impact of alcohol dependence on social brain function
    Elke R Gizewski
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Addict Biol 18:109-20. 2013
  10. pmc Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in homosexual pedophiles
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 33:23-33. 2008

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in heterosexual and homosexual males
    Thomas Paul
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology and Neuroradiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 29:726-35. 2008
    ..Moreover, the activation pattern found in both groups suggests that stimuli of opposite sexual orientation triggered intense autonomic response and may be perceived, at least to some extent, as aversive...
  2. doi request reprint Functional brain correlates of heterosexual paedophilia
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Neuroimage 41:80-91. 2008
    ..Moreover, these findings may suggest a dysfunction (in the functional and effective connectivity) at the cognitive stage of sexual arousal processing...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neural mechanisms underlying cognitive control of men with lifelong antisocial behavior
    Boris Schiffer
    Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Psychotherapy and Preventive Medicine, LWL University Hospital Bochum, Alexandrinenstr 1 3, 44791 Bochum, Germany Institute of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 222:43-51. 2014
    ....
  4. pmc Structural brain alterations associated with schizophrenia preceded by conduct disorder: a common and distinct subtype of schizophrenia?
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    Schizophr Bull 39:1115-28. 2013
    ....
  5. pmc Why don't men understand women? Altered neural networks for reading the language of male and female eyes
    Boris Schiffer
    Division of Forensic Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, LWL University Hospital Bochum, Germany
    PLoS ONE 8:e60278. 2013
    ....
  6. doi request reprint Disentangling structural brain alterations associated with violent behavior from those associated with substance use disorders
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:1039-49. 2011
    ..Thus, alterations in gray matter (GM) volume that have been reported to be correlates of violent behavior and/or psychopathy may instead be related to lifelong substance use disorders (SUDs)...
  7. doi request reprint Executive dysfunctions in pedophilic and nonpedophilic child molesters
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Germany Department of Psychology, University of Muenster, Muenster, Germany
    J Sex Med 8:1975-84. 2011
    ..Most of the different outcomes can either be explained by the fact that different types of child molesters were examined or by not having accounted for basically confounding factors such as age, education/intelligence, or criminality...
  8. doi request reprint Impulsivity-related brain volume deficits in schizophrenia-addiction comorbidity
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Virchow str 174, Essen, Germany
    Brain 133:3093-103. 2010
    ..However, the relationship between non-planning impulsivity and anterior cingulate and frontopolar grey matter volumes points to a specific structure-function relationship that seems to be impaired in schizophrenia-addiction comorbidity...
  9. doi request reprint The impact of alcohol dependence on social brain function
    Elke R Gizewski
    Department of Diagnostic and Interventional Radiology, University Hospital Essen, Germany
    Addict Biol 18:109-20. 2013
    ..By contrast, mentalizing in schizophrenia (regardless of ALC) may be associated with insular dysfunction as well as a combination of structural and functional deficits in the left vlPFC...
  10. pmc Brain response to visual sexual stimuli in homosexual pedophiles
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University of Duisburg Essen, Essen, Germany
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 33:23-33. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to analyze whether brain activation patterns of homosexual pedophiles differed from those of a nonpedophile homosexual control group during visual sexual stimulation...
  11. ncbi request reprint Structural brain abnormalities in the frontostriatal system and cerebellum in pedophilia
    Boris Schiffer
    Department of Forensic Psychiatry, University Hospital Essen, University of Duisburg Essen, Virchowstrasse 174, D 45147 Essen, Germany
    J Psychiatr Res 41:753-62. 2007
    ..In this respect these findings may support the hypothesis that there is a shared etiopathological mechanism in all obsessive-compulsive spectrum disorders...
  12. doi request reprint Neurocognitive and personality factors in homo- and heterosexual pedophiles and controls
    Tillmann H C Kruger
    Department of Psychiatry, Social Psychiatry, and Psychotherapy, Hannover Medical School, University of Hannover, Hannover, Germany
    J Sex Med 8:1650-9. 2011
    ..However, inconsistencies in the findings have not been explained sufficiently, because many studies did not control for possible confounding factors, such as age, education level, or gender orientation...