Kerstin J Plessen

Summary

Affiliation: University of Bergen
Country: Norway

Publications

  1. pmc Neuroimaging of tic disorders with co-existing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:60-70. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Imaging evidence for anatomical disturbances and neuroplastic compensation in persons with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Institute for Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Psychosom Res 67:559-73. 2009
  3. pmc Functional brain asymmetry, attentional modulation, and interhemispheric transfer in boys with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Neuropsychologia 45:767-74. 2007
  4. pmc Reduced white matter connectivity in the corpus callosum of children with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1013-22. 2006
  5. doi request reprint [Emotions and the brain--from child to adult]
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Avdeling for biologisk og medisinsk psykologi, Det psykologiske fakultet, Universitetet i Bergen Jonas Lies vei 91 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:932-5. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder - a diffusion-tensor imaging study of the corpus callosum
    Margaretha Dramsdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 201:168-73. 2012
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex, age, and cognitive correlates of asymmetries in thickness of the cortical mantle across the life span
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Capital Region Psychiatry, Denmark, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, University of Bergen, Norway, Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway, Division of Psychiatry and the BMH Centre, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Center for Developmental Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032
    J Neurosci 34:6294-302. 2014
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of inattention and emotional problems on cognitive control in primary school children
    Lin Sørensen
    Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Atten Disord 16:589-99. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive control in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Margaretha Dramsdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 188:406-10. 2011
  10. doi request reprint Is behavioral regulation in children with ADHD aggravated by comorbid anxiety disorder?
    Lin Sørensen
    University of Bergen, Norway
    J Atten Disord 15:56-66. 2011

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Neuroimaging of tic disorders with co-existing attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Eur Child Adolesc Psychiatry 16:60-70. 2007
    ..Recently, both conditions have been subject to neuroimaging studies, with the aim of understanding their underlying neurobiological correlates...
  2. doi request reprint Imaging evidence for anatomical disturbances and neuroplastic compensation in persons with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Institute for Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Psychosom Res 67:559-73. 2009
    ..Tourette syndrome (TS) is a disorder of chronic motor and vocal tics that begins in childhood...
  3. pmc Functional brain asymmetry, attentional modulation, and interhemispheric transfer in boys with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway
    Neuropsychologia 45:767-74. 2007
    ..When instructed to focus attention on the left ear stimulus, however, performance deteriorated in the TS group. Correlations with CC area further supported the hypothesized presence of deviant callosal functioning in the TS group...
  4. pmc Reduced white matter connectivity in the corpus callosum of children with Tourette syndrome
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 47:1013-22. 2006
    ....
  5. doi request reprint [Emotions and the brain--from child to adult]
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Avdeling for biologisk og medisinsk psykologi, Det psykologiske fakultet, Universitetet i Bergen Jonas Lies vei 91 5009 Bergen, Norway
    Tidsskr Nor Laegeforen 130:932-5. 2010
    ..Increased awareness of such processes may improve our understanding of emotional regulatory problems and development of psychopathology in some children and adolescents...
  6. doi request reprint Adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder - a diffusion-tensor imaging study of the corpus callosum
    Margaretha Dramsdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 201:168-73. 2012
    ..However, microstructural differences are still present in adults, which may point to an abnormal lateralization in adults with ADHD, or could be a sign of a persisting impairment...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sex, age, and cognitive correlates of asymmetries in thickness of the cortical mantle across the life span
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Center for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, Capital Region Psychiatry, Denmark, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Health Sciences, University of Copenhagen, Denmark, Department of Clinical Medicine, Faculty of Medicine and Odontology, University of Bergen, Norway, Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Norway, Division of Psychiatry and the BMH Centre, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Department of Radiology, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway, Center for Developmental Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York 10032, and New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, New York 10032
    J Neurosci 34:6294-302. 2014
    ..Finally, measures of performance on working memory and vocabulary tasks improved with increasing magnitudes of normal asymmetries in regions thought to support these cognitive capacities. ..
  8. ncbi request reprint The impact of inattention and emotional problems on cognitive control in primary school children
    Lin Sørensen
    Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    J Atten Disord 16:589-99. 2012
    ..The present study investigated the predictive value of parent/teacher reports of inattention and emotional problems on cognitive control function in 241 children in primary school...
  9. doi request reprint Cognitive control in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Margaretha Dramsdahl
    Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen, Norway
    Psychiatry Res 188:406-10. 2011
    ..Our results may have implications for psychosocial adjustment for persons with ADHD in educational and work environments...
  10. doi request reprint Is behavioral regulation in children with ADHD aggravated by comorbid anxiety disorder?
    Lin Sørensen
    University of Bergen, Norway
    J Atten Disord 15:56-66. 2011
    ..The present study investigated the impact of coexisting anxiety disorder in children with ADHD on their ability to regulate behavior...
  11. doi request reprint Go/NoGo performance in boys with Tourette syndrome
    Heike Eichele
    Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, Cognitive Neuroscience Group, University of Bergen, Norway
    Child Neuropsychol 16:162-8. 2010
    ..The results are discussed with reference to inhibitory adaptive effects that may be employed by TS participants to maintain high accuracy at the cost of overall slower performance. These effects may be suspended prior to errors...
  12. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric disorders in Norwegian 8- to 10-year-olds: an epidemiological survey of prevalence, risk factors, and service use
    Einar Heiervang
    Centre for Child and Adolescent Mental Health, University of Bergen, Norway, and Division of Psychiatry, Haukeland University Hospital, Bergen
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 46:438-47. 2007
    ..We present methods and results from the first wave of the study, focusing on prevalence of disorders, associations with risk factors, and the use of services...
  13. doi request reprint Neural plasticity in functional and anatomical MRI studies of children with Tourette syndrome
    Heike Eichele
    Department of Biological and Medical Psychology, Faculty of Psychology, University of Bergen, Bergen, Norway
    Behav Neurol 27:33-45. 2013
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  14. pmc Unifying the analyses of anatomical and diffusion tensor images using volume-preserved warping
    Dongrong Xu
    MRI Unit, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    J Magn Reson Imaging 25:612-24. 2007
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  15. pmc Hippocampus and amygdala morphology in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Kerstin J Plessen
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and the New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:795-807. 2006
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  16. ncbi request reprint Altered interhemispheric connectivity in individuals with Tourette's disorder
    Kerstin J Plessen
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, 1051 Riverside Dr, Unit 74, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:2028-37. 2004
    ..The authors assessed corpus callosum size and anatomical connectivity across the cerebral hemispheres in persons with Tourette's disorder...
  17. ncbi request reprint Neuroimaging of developmental psychopathologies: the importance of self-regulatory and neuroplastic processes in adolescence
    Alexandra L Spessot
    Columbia College of Physicians and Surgeons and New York State Psychiatric Institute, Unit 74, 1051 Riverside Drive, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1021:86-104. 2004
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  18. pmc Voxel-wise comparisons of the morphology of diffusion tensors across groups of experimental subjects
    Ravi Bansal
    New York State Psychiatric Institute, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Psychiatry Res 156:225-45. 2007
    ..Finally, analyses of in vivo DT data using our method reveal significant between-group differences in diffusivity along fiber tracts within white matter, whereas analyses based on FA values failed to detect some of these differences...