Affiliation: University of Rome La Sapienza
- [Functional neuroimaging of the amygdala: the response to threatening and phobogenic stimuli]Antonio Del Casale
Dipartimento Neuroscienze, Salute Mentale e Organi di Senso, Sapienza Universita di Roma, Roma
Riv Psichiatr 48:35-42. 2013..Future functional neuroimaging studies will be able to provide new insights of normal and altered neurophysiology of the amygdala...
- Duloxetine in the treatment of elderly people with major depressive disorderAntonio Del Casale
School of Medicine and Psychology, NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs Sant Andrea Hospital, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Riv Psichiatr 47:479-88. 2012..Duloxetine is a relatively new antidepressant that proved to be effective in adult depression, but has received little attention in elderly population heretofore...
- Psychosis risk syndrome comorbid with panic attack disorder in a cannabis-abusing patient affected by Arnold-Chiari malformation type IAntonio Del Casale
NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, School of Medicine and Psychology, Saint Andrea Hospital of Rome, Sapienza University of Rome, Rome, Italy
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 34:702.e5-7. 2012..Although with average-superior intelligence, he had executive dysfunction. This prompted us to explore the relation between ACM, cannabis abuse, PRS and panic disorder...
- Functional neuroimaging in specific phobiaAntonio Del Casale
Sapienza University of Rome, Italy, School of Medicine and Psychology, NESMOS Department Neurosciences, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs, Sant Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
Psychiatry Res 202:181-97. 2012..Functional neuroimaging shows promise as a means of identifying treatment-response predictors. Improvement in these techniques may help in clarifying the neurocircuitry underlying SP, for both research and clinical-therapeutic purposes...
- Neurocognition under hypnosis: findings from recent functional neuroimaging studiesAntonio Del Casale
University of Rome La Sapienza, School of Medicine and Psychology, NESMOS Department Neurosciences, MentalHealth, and Sensory Organs, Saint Andrea Hospital, Via di Grottarossa 1035 1039, 00189 Rome, Italy
Int J Clin Exp Hypn 60:286-317. 2012..Functional neuroimaging also shows that posthypnotic suggestions alter cognitive processes. Further research should investigate the effects of hypnosis on other executive functions and personality measures...
- Factitious disorder comorbid with bipolar I disorder. A case reportAntonio Del Casale
Sapienza University of Rome, NESMOS Department Neuroscience, Mental Health and Sensory Organs, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sant Andrea Hospital of Rome, Rome, Italy
Forensic Sci Int 219:e37-40. 2012..Clinicians should be aware of some patients' ability to produce signs and symptoms of physical and/or psychological illness and consult psychiatrists before giving consent to invasive diagnostic procedures or surgery...
- Functional neuroimaging in obsessive-compulsive disorderA Del Casale
NESMOS Neurosciences, Mental Health, and Sensory Organs Department, School of Medicine and Psychology, Sapienza University and Sant Andrea Hospital, Rome, Italy
Neuropsychobiology 64:61-85. 2011..This paper aims to review the literature on functional neuroimaging in OCD, analysing the reported dysfunctional connectivity in the corticostriatothalamocortical circuitry...