M Craig

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity among patients with recurrent miscarriage
    M Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 23:157-64. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress and recurrent miscarriage
    M Craig
    Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SES 8AE UK
    Stress 4:205-13. 2001
  3. doi request reprint The interactive effect of acute ovarian suppression and the cholinergic system on visuospatial working memory in young women
    M C Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:987-1000. 2010
  4. doi request reprint Altered connections on the road to psychopathy
    M C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 14:946-53, 907. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Alzheimer's disease in women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 23:53-61. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Reversibility of the effects of acute ovarian hormone suppression on verbal memory and prefrontal function in pre-menopausal women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1426-31. 2008
  7. doi request reprint A study of visuospatial working memory pre- and post-Gonadotropin Hormone Releasing Hormone agonists (GnRHa) in young women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Horm Behav 54:47-59. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin hormone releasing hormone agonists alter prefrontal function during verbal encoding in young women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, 16 De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1116-27. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Women with autistic-spectrum disorder: magnetic resonance imaging study of brain anatomy
    Michael C Craig
    PO Box 50, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 191:224-8. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute ovarian hormone suppression on the human brain: an in vivo 1H MRS study
    Michael C Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Brain Maturation, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1128-32. 2007

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric morbidity among patients with recurrent miscarriage
    M Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, SE5 8AF
    J Psychosom Obstet Gynaecol 23:157-64. 2002
    ..These findings add to our understanding of the degree to which recurrent miscarriage can affect mental health...
  2. ncbi request reprint Stress and recurrent miscarriage
    M Craig
    Maudsley Hospital, Denmark Hill, London SES 8AE UK
    Stress 4:205-13. 2001
    ..Cells that are involved in the release of TNF-a at the feto-maternal interface include T cells, macrophages and mast cells.Mechanisms through which stress may act on these cells are explored and an integrated model is postulated...
  3. doi request reprint The interactive effect of acute ovarian suppression and the cholinergic system on visuospatial working memory in young women
    M C Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:987-1000. 2010
    ..Overall, our findings point to a neural network by which acute loss of ovarian function may interact to negatively impact encoding...
  4. doi request reprint Altered connections on the road to psychopathy
    M C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Mol Psychiatry 14:946-53, 907. 2009
    ..Our findings remained significant. Taken together, these results suggest that abnormalities in a specific amygdala-OFC limbic network underpin the neurobiological basis of psychopathy...
  5. doi request reprint Alzheimer's disease in women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Best Pract Res Clin Obstet Gynaecol 23:53-61. 2009
    ..However, it may have a negative or neutral effect if it is prescribed to women after this time. This chapter will discuss some of the putative biological mechanisms that may underlie these effects...
  6. doi request reprint Reversibility of the effects of acute ovarian hormone suppression on verbal memory and prefrontal function in pre-menopausal women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:1426-31. 2008
    ..To do this we carried out a further imaging study using the same verbal memory recognition task after cessation of GnRHa-induced ovarian suppression...
  7. doi request reprint A study of visuospatial working memory pre- and post-Gonadotropin Hormone Releasing Hormone agonists (GnRHa) in young women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Horm Behav 54:47-59. 2008
    ..Our study suggests that acute ovarian hormone withdrawal following GnRHa, and perhaps at other times, (e.g. following surgical menopause and postpartum) alters the neural circuitry underlying performance of VWM...
  8. ncbi request reprint Gonadotropin hormone releasing hormone agonists alter prefrontal function during verbal encoding in young women
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, 16 De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1116-27. 2007
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  9. ncbi request reprint Women with autistic-spectrum disorder: magnetic resonance imaging study of brain anatomy
    Michael C Craig
    PO Box 50, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 191:224-8. 2007
    ..Our understanding of anatomical differences in people with autistic-spectrum disorder, is based on mixed-gender or male samples...
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of acute ovarian hormone suppression on the human brain: an in vivo 1H MRS study
    Michael C Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Section of Brain Maturation, London, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 32:1128-32. 2007
    ..They also showed a trend to a significant increase in Cho concentration in the hippocampus. This supports our previous findings and adds to the evidence that neuronal/glial membrane metabolism is affected by sex hormones in women...
  11. ncbi request reprint Oestrogen, cognition and the maturing female brain
    M C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, 16 De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Neuroendocrinol 19:1-6. 2007
    ..Here, we review the evidence that, in healthy women, ovarian steroids/oestrogen affects brain regions crucial to higher cognitive function at the macroscopic, microscopic, functional and neurotransmitter levels...
  12. pmc Perinatal risk factors for neonaticide and infant homicide: can we identify those at risk?
    Michael Craig
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Room E209, PO 50, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J R Soc Med 97:57-61. 2004
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of long-term estrogen therapy on dopaminergic responsivity in post-menopausal women--a preliminary study
    M C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, PO 50, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:1309-16. 2004
    ..Our results suggest that ET may enhance dopaminergic responsivity in post-menopausal women. Estrogen deficiency following menopause may partly explain age and gender differences in late-onset neuropsychiatric disorders...
  14. ncbi request reprint The Women's Health Initiative Memory Study: findings and implications for treatment
    Michael C Craig
    Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
    Lancet Neurol 4:190-4. 2005
    ..There has been extensive media coverage of these trials and many doctors are asked whether HT improves or worsens brain function in younger women who are prescribed HT for the treatment of menopausal symptoms...
  15. doi request reprint Effects of estrogen therapy on age-related differences in gray matter concentration
    D Robertson
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
    Climacteric 12:301-9. 2009
    ..The inconsistency in the findings of previous studies is likely to be due to a variety of methodological factors. In this study, we attempted to overcome many of these factors...
  16. ncbi request reprint Influence of X chromosome and hormones on human brain development: a magnetic resonance imaging and proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy study of Turner syndrome
    William J Cutter
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Biol Psychiatry 59:273-83. 2006
    ..Hence, they allow us an opportunity to investigate genetic and endocrine influences on brain development...
  17. doi request reprint Effects of acute tryptophan depletion on neural processing of facial expressions of emotion in humans
    Eileen Daly
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine and Psychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 210:499-510. 2010
    ..Acute tryptophan depletion (ATD) temporarily lowers brain serotonin (5-HT) synthesis, and behavioral studies have shown that this alters the processing of facial expressions of emotion...
  18. ncbi request reprint In vivo effects of estrogen on human brain
    William J Cutter
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1007:79-88. 2003
    ..In this article we review research into the effects of estrogen on the human brain and we consider the role for ERT as a therapeutic tool...
  19. ncbi request reprint Oestrogen: brain ageing, cognition and neuropsychiatric disorder
    Ray Norbury
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    J Br Menopause Soc 10:118-22. 2004
    ..Here we review research into the effects of oestrogen on brain maturation and function and discuss the role for oestrogen replacement therapy (ERT) as a therapeutic tool...
  20. ncbi request reprint The neuroprotective effects of estrogen on the aging brain
    Ray Norbury
    Section of Brain Maturation, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Box P050, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    Exp Gerontol 38:109-17. 2003
    ..The authors conclude that it is unlikely that estrogen will become a stand-alone treatment for any of these disorders, although there may still be a role as an adjunctive treatment and as a prophylactic measure...
  21. doi request reprint Physiological variation in estradiol and brain function: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study of verbal memory across the follicular phase of the menstrual cycle
    Michael C Craig
    Section of Brain Maturation PO50, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College, London, SE5 8AF, UK
    Horm Behav 53:503-8. 2008
    ..Although we did not find a significant relationship between plasma estradiol concentration and verbal recall performance, we report a positive correlation between brain function and estradiol concentration at the LIFG...