M T Mitterschiffthaler
Affiliation: King's College London
- Brain imaging: a key to understanding depressionMartina T Mitterschiffthaler
Section of Cognitive Psychopharmacology, Institute of Psychiatry, London SE5 8AF
Hosp Med 63:332-6. 2002..There is a need for early diagnosis and effective treatment in order to limit the impact on patients' lives. Knowledge gained from brain imaging research may help to improve our understanding and treatment of depression...
- Functional coupling of the amygdala in depressed patients treated with antidepressant medicationChi Hua Chen
Department of Psychiatry, Brain Mapping Unit, University of Cambridge, Addenbrooke s Hospital, Cambridge, UK
Neuropsychopharmacology 33:1909-18. 2008....
- Neural basis of the emotional Stroop interference effect in major depressionM T Mitterschiffthaler
Neuroimaging Research Group, Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
Psychol Med 38:247-56. 2008..Functional neuroimaging studies of the emotional Stroop effect advocate a critical involvement of the anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) during these processes...
- A functional MRI study of happy and sad affective states induced by classical musicMartina T Mitterschiffthaler
King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, London, United Kingdom
Hum Brain Mapp 28:1150-62. 2007....
- Attenuation of the neural response to sad faces in major depression by antidepressant treatment: a prospective, event-related functional magnetic resonance imaging studyCynthia H Y Fu
Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, London, England
Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:877-89. 2004..Changes in anterior cingulate function associated with symptomatic improvement indicate that fMRI may be a useful surrogate marker of antidepressant treatment response...
- A longitudinal functional magnetic resonance imaging study of verbal working memory in depression after antidepressant therapyNicholas D Walsh
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, 103 Denmark Hill, London, UK
Biol Psychiatry 62:1236-43. 2007..Impairments in the neural circuitry of verbal working memory are evident in depression. Factors of task demand and depressive state might have significant effects on its functional neuroanatomy...
- Neural responses to happy facial expressions in major depression following antidepressant treatmentCynthia H Y Fu
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, 103 Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
Am J Psychiatry 164:599-607. 2007..However, depressed patients show impairments in this system. The present study investigated the neural correlates of implicit processing of happy facial expressions in depression and identified regions affected by antidepressant therapy...
- Neural responses to sad facial expressions in major depression following cognitive behavioral therapyCynthia H Y Fu
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London
Biol Psychiatry 64:505-12. 2008..The present study investigated the neural correlates of implicit processing of sad facial expressions in depression pretreatment and posttreatment with cognitive behavioral therapy (CBT)...
- Structural brain correlates of prepulse inhibition of the acoustic startle response in healthy humansVeena Kumari
Department of Psychology, PO78, Institute of Psychiatry, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Neuroimage 26:1052-8. 2005....
- Structural neural correlates of prosaccade and antisaccade eye movements in healthy humansUlrich Ettinger
Division of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, UK
Neuroimage 24:487-94. 2005....
- Cognitive effects of nicotine in humans: an fMRI studyVeena Kumari
Department of Psychology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, London, UK
Neuroimage 19:1002-13. 2003....
- Neural correlates of tactile prepulse inhibition: a functional MRI study in normal and schizophrenic subjectsVeena Kumari
Section of Cognitive Psychopharmacology, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Psychiatry Res 122:99-113. 2003..The findings demonstrate involvement of the striatum, hippocampus, thalamus, and frontal and parietal cortical regions in PPI. Dysfunctions in any of these regions may underlie observations of reduced PPI in schizophrenia...
- Neural abnormalities during cognitive generation of affect in treatment-resistant depressionVeena Kumari
Section of Cognitive Psychopharmacology, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College, London, UK
Biol Psychiatry 54:777-91. 2003..The results also corroborate previous observations from resting positron emission tomography studies and further elucidate the association between hypoactive rostral cingulate and nonresponsiveness to treatment in depression...
- Neural response to pleasant stimuli in anhedonia: an fMRI studyMartina T Mitterschiffthaler
Neuroimaging Research, Department of Neurology, King's College, London, UK
Neuroreport 14:177-82. 2003..Increases in neural activation in putamen and thalamus, previously found in transient sadness, and anterior cingulate could point to an involvement of these structures in anhedonia...
- Subregional hippocampal deformations in major depressive disorderJames Cole
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
J Affect Disord 126:272-7. 2010..The present study sought to examine hippocampal volume and subregional morphology in patients with major depressive disorder, who were all medication-free and in an acute depressive episode of moderate severity...
- Applications of functional magnetic resonance imaging in psychiatryMartina T Mitterschiffthaler
Centre for Neuroimaging Sciences, Department of Clinical Neuroscience, Institute of Psychiatry, King's College London, London, UK
J Magn Reson Imaging 23:851-61. 2006..The role of fMRI in the objective assessment of therapeutic intervention and early prediction of response to treatment is also discussed...