Anthony C Ruocco

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Publications

  1. doi request reprint Neural correlates of negative emotionality in borderline personality disorder: an activation-likelihood-estimation meta-analysis
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 73:153-60. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Material-specific discrepancies in verbal and visual episodic memory in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:694-7. 2014
  3. pmc Emotion recognition deficits in schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and psychotic bipolar disorder: Findings from the Bipolar-Schizophrenia Network on Intermediate Phenotypes (B-SNIP) study
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 158:105-12. 2014
  4. doi request reprint Response inhibition deficits in unaffected first-degree relatives of patients with borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada
    Neuropsychology 26:473-82. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Abnormal prefrontal cortical response during affective processing in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 182:117-22. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 181:233-6. 2010
  7. pmc Indices of orbitofrontal and prefrontal function in Cluster B and Cluster C personality disorders
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychiatry Res 170:282-5. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between neuropsychological malingering and exaggerated psychiatric symptoms in a neuropsychological setting
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:547-64. 2008
  9. doi request reprint Differentiating functions of the lateral and medial prefrontal cortex in motor response inhibition
    Achala H Rodrigo
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada
    Neuroimage 85:423-31. 2014
  10. doi request reprint Assessing personality and psychopathology after traumatic brain injury with the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 21:1233-44. 2007

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  1. doi request reprint Neural correlates of negative emotionality in borderline personality disorder: an activation-likelihood-estimation meta-analysis
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 73:153-60. 2013
    ..A quantitative synthesis of functional neuroimaging studies might clarify the neural systems dysfunctions that underlie negative emotionality in BPD...
  2. doi request reprint Material-specific discrepancies in verbal and visual episodic memory in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 220:694-7. 2014
    ..Although visual memory was hypothesized to be more significantly affected, patients showed no consistent decrement to verbal or visual memory. ..
  3. pmc Emotion recognition deficits in schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and psychotic bipolar disorder: Findings from the Bipolar-Schizophrenia Network on Intermediate Phenotypes (B-SNIP) study
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, USA Electronic address
    Schizophr Res 158:105-12. 2014
    ..Difficulty recognizing facial emotions is an important social-cognitive deficit associated with psychotic disorders. It also may reflect a familial risk for psychosis in schizophrenia-spectrum disorders and bipolar disorder...
  4. doi request reprint Response inhibition deficits in unaffected first-degree relatives of patients with borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, ON M1C 1A4, Canada
    Neuropsychology 26:473-82. 2012
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  5. doi request reprint Abnormal prefrontal cortical response during affective processing in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 182:117-22. 2010
    ..This abnormal cortical response, possibly in tandem with subcortical-limbic regions, may underlie symptoms of emotion dysregulation in BPD...
  6. doi request reprint Medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion in borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, United States
    Psychiatry Res 181:233-6. 2010
    ..BPD subjects showed left medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion suggesting potential dysfunction of frontolimbic circuitry...
  7. pmc Indices of orbitofrontal and prefrontal function in Cluster B and Cluster C personality disorders
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Chicago Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Psychiatry Res 170:282-5. 2009
    ..The present study is among the first to report neurocognitive findings for the full range of Cluster B personality disorders and any Cluster C personality disorder...
  8. ncbi request reprint Distinguishing between neuropsychological malingering and exaggerated psychiatric symptoms in a neuropsychological setting
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:547-64. 2008
    ..6% solely failed the neuropsychological SVT, and 6.1% solely failed the psychiatric SVT. The results support a dissociation between neuropsychological malingering and exaggeration of psychiatric symptoms in a neuropsychological setting...
  9. doi request reprint Differentiating functions of the lateral and medial prefrontal cortex in motor response inhibition
    Achala H Rodrigo
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada
    Neuroimage 85:423-31. 2014
    ..These findings suggest a more substantial role of the left inferior frontal gyrus in response inhibition and possibly a distinct function of the middle frontal gyrus subserving error detection on manual motor control tasks. ..
  10. doi request reprint Assessing personality and psychopathology after traumatic brain injury with the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-III
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Brain Inj 21:1233-44. 2007
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  11. ncbi request reprint Functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS): an emerging neuroimaging technology with important applications for the study of brain disorders
    Farzin Irani
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:9-37. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint The impact of ablated cortex on the validity and interpretation of the fNIRS signal
    Anna Caterina Merzagora
    School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:4028-31. 2008
    ..fNIRS measures were recorded during a verbal fluency task, known to be associated to functioning of the left frontal lobe. We examine the outcome of fNIRS, contextualizing it in the framework of the mBLL and its assumptions...
  13. doi request reprint The independent and interacting effects of hedonic hunger and executive function on binge eating
    Stephanie M Manasse
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Stratton Hall, 3141 Chestnut Street, Suite 119, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA Electronic address
    Appetite 89:16-21. 2015
    ..Future longitudinal investigations of the combinatory effect of hedonic hunger and EF in increasing risk for developing BE are warranted, and may inform future treatment development to target these factors. ..
  14. pmc Reduced levels of vasopressin and reduced behavioral modulation of oxytocin in psychotic disorders
    Leah H Rubin
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Schizophr Bull 40:1374-84. 2014
    ..Decreased AVP levels may be a marker of biological vulnerability in schizophrenia because alterations were seen in probands and relatives, and familiality was high...
  15. doi request reprint Decision-making conflict and the neural efficiency hypothesis of intelligence: a functional near-infrared spectroscopy investigation
    Stefano I Di Domenico
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada Electronic address
    Neuroimage 109:307-17. 2015
    ..These results provide new support for the NEH and suggest that the neural efficiency of more intelligent individuals generalizes to the performance of cognitive tasks that are distinct from intelligence tests. ..
  16. doi request reprint In search of integrative processes: basic psychological need satisfaction predicts medial prefrontal activation during decisional conflict
    Stefano I Di Domenico
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Exp Psychol Gen 142:967-78. 2013
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  17. ncbi request reprint Personality disorder symptomatology and neuropsychological functioning in closed head injury
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Drexel University, Department of Psychology, 245 North 15th Street, Mail Stop 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:27-35. 2007
    ..Results suggest that many personality disorder traits are related to neurocognitive function, particularly those functions subserved by frontal and temporal regions...
  18. ncbi request reprint Dual-modality monitoring in a classification task: the effects of bilingualism and ageing
    Ellen Bialystok
    Department of Psychology, York University, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Q J Exp Psychol (Hove) 59:1968-83. 2006
    ..The results indicate different processing demands for the two domains, with the simpler domain (LN) favouring bilinguals and the more semantically complex domain (AM) favouring related judgements for the two task modalities...
  19. doi request reprint Executive functions and social cognition in highly lethal self-injuring patients with borderline personality disorder
    Gregory E Williams
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough
    Personal Disord 6:107-16. 2015
    ..Problems in facial emotion recognition and discrimination may contribute to interpersonal difficulties in patients with BPD who self-injure. (PsycINFO Database Record ..
  20. pmc Subjective cognitive complaints and functional disability in patients with borderline personality disorder and their nonaffected first-degree relatives
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Director, Clinical Neurosciences Laboratory, Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario Assistant Professor, Department of Psychology and Graduate Department of Psychological Clinical Science, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 59:335-44. 2014
    ..To examine the contributions of subjective cognitive complaints to functional disability in patients with borderline personality disorder (BPD) and their nonaffected relatives...
  21. doi request reprint Amygdala and hippocampal volume reductions as candidate endophenotypes for borderline personality disorder: a meta-analysis of magnetic resonance imaging studies
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 201:245-52. 2012
    ..Decreased volumes of these key limbic structures may hold promise as candidate endophenotypes for BPD...
  22. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychology of borderline personality disorder: a meta-analysis and review
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Mail Stop 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    Psychiatry Res 137:191-202. 2005
    ..Implications of these findings for future neurocognitive investigations of BPD are discussed...
  23. pmc Executive functioning in overweight individuals with and without loss-of-control eating
    Stephanie M Manasse
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Eur Eat Disord Rev 22:373-7. 2014
    ..The current study sought to examine executive function (EF) in overweight individuals with and without loss-of-control (LOC) eating...
  24. pmc Facial emotion recognition in first-episode schizophrenia and bipolar disorder with psychosis
    Alexander R Daros
    Department of Psychology, University of Toronto Scarborough, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Schizophr Res 153:32-7. 2014
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  25. ncbi request reprint Re-evaluating the distinction between Axis I and Axis II disorders: the case of borderline personality disorder
    Anthony C Ruocco
    Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
    J Clin Psychol 61:1509-23. 2005
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