M P G Allin
Affiliation: King's College London
- Cognitive maturation in preterm and term born adolescentsM Allin
Division of Psychological Medicine, Box 063, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, SE5 8AF, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 79:381-6. 2008..Adolescence is a critical period of brain structural reorganisation and maturation of cognitive abilities. This relatively late developmental reorganisation may be altered in individuals who were born preterm...
- Neurological abnormalities in young adults born pretermM Allin
Section of General Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Box 063, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:495-9. 2006..It is currently not known whether neurological signs detected in VPT children persist into adulthood or become attenuated by maturation of the CNS...
- Personality in young adults who are born pretermMatthew Allin
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 117:309-16. 2006..Several follow-up studies have demonstrated increased anxiety and social rejection and reduced self-esteem in preterm children and adolescents, but few studies have examined the effects of preterm birth on adult personality...
- Vermis and lateral lobes of the cerebellum in adolescents born very pretermMatthew P G Allin
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, University College London Medical School, London, UK
Neuroreport 16:1821-4. 2005..Vermis volume was less strongly related to cognitive function. Volume decrement of the lateral lobes, rather than the vermis, is associated with neuropsychological dysfunction in very preterm individuals...
- Growth of the corpus callosum in adolescents born pretermMatthew Allin
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF, England
Arch Pediatr Adolesc Med 161:1183-9. 2007..To examine the growth of the corpus callosum between adolescence and early adulthood in individuals who were born before 33 weeks' gestation (very preterm [VPT]) and its relation to neuropsychological function...
- Effects of very low birthweight on brain structure in adulthoodMatthew Allin
Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
Dev Med Child Neurol 46:46-53. 2004..We conclude that these diffuse abnormalities of grey and white matter are a consequence of the interaction of perinatal brain injury and ongoing neurodevelopmental processes...
- A functional MRI study of verbal fluency in adults with bipolar disorder and their unaffected relativesM P G Allin
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, London, UK
Psychol Med 40:2025-35. 2010..Individuals with a history of bipolar disorder demonstrate abnormalities of executive function, even during euthymia. The neural architecture underlying this and its relationship with genetic susceptibility for illness remain unclear...
- The neural basis of response inhibition and attention allocation as mediated by gestational ageEmma J Lawrence
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, United Kingdom
Hum Brain Mapp 30:1038-50. 2009....
- Neurological abnormalities and cognitive ability in first-episode psychosisPaola Dazzan
Department of Psychiatry, Box 63, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Br J Psychiatry 193:197-202. 2008....
- Cerebellar growth and behavioural & neuropsychological outcome in preterm adolescentsJennifer Parker
King s College London, Division of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Brain 131:1344-51. 2008..We have demonstrated a reduction in cerebellar volume between adolescence and young adulthood in VPT individuals, which is correlated with reduced self-reported wellbeing...
- The very preterm brain in young adulthood: the neural correlates of verbal paired associate learningEmma J Lawrence
Department of Psychiatry, Biomedical Research Centre for Mental Health, Institute of Psychiatry and King s College London, London, UK
J Pediatr 156:889-95. 2010..To determine whether preterm birth influences functional neuronal development in adulthood...
- Brain volumes in adult survivors of very low birth weight: a sibling-controlled studyPaul Fearon
Section of General Psychiatry, Division of Psychological Medicine, Box 63, Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF, United Kingdom
Pediatrics 114:367-71. 2004..To establish whether adults who were born very low birth weight (VLBW) show altered volumes of certain brain structures...
- Diffusion tensor MRI of the corpus callosum and cognitive function in adults born pretermDimitris Kontis
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
Neuroreport 20:424-8. 2009..The groups demonstrated different patterns of correlations between verbal learning and tract-specific FA and MD, consistent with the reorganization of white matter structure in adults born very preterm...
- Symmetries in human brain language pathways correlate with verbal recallMarco Catani
Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, and Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, United Kingdom
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:17163-8. 2007....
- Effects of ketamine on prefrontal and striatal regions in an overt verbal fluency task: a functional magnetic resonance imaging studyCynthia H Y Fu
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 183:92-102. 2005..Glutamatergic dysfunction at N-methyl-D: -aspartate (NMDA) receptors has been proposed as a neurochemical model for schizophrenia. A key feature of this disorder is impairments in cognitive function...
- Low dose ketamine increases prepulse inhibition in healthy menKathryn M Abel
7th Floor Williamson Building, University of Manchester, Manchester M13 9PL, UK
Neuropharmacology 44:729-37. 2003..These findings suggest that the cognitive and PPI changes of NMDA antagonists are not consistently linked at a phenomenological or neurochemical level...
- Ketamine alters neural processing of facial emotion recognition in healthy men: an fMRI studyKathryn M Abel
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Sciences, Manchester University, 7th Floor, Williamson Building, Oxford Road, Manchester M13 9PL Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Neuroreport 14:387-91. 2003..Emotional blunting may be associated with reduced limbic responses to emotional stimuli and a relative increase in the visual cortical response to neutral stimuli...
- Ketamine and fMRI BOLD signal: distinguishing between effects mediated by change in blood flow versus change in cognitive stateKathryn M Abel
Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
Hum Brain Mapp 18:135-45. 2003....