Affiliation: King's College London
- Differential effects of lesions of the amygdala and prefrontal cortex on recognizing facial expressions of complex emotionsP Shaw
Institute of Psychiatry, London
J Cogn Neurosci 17:1410-9. 2005..The results also suggest that the amygdala has a role in processing a wide range of emotional expressions...
- A critical period for the impact of amygdala damage on the emotional enhancement of memory?P Shaw
Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, PO Box 68, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Neurology 65:326-8. 2005..This adds to evidence for an early critical period in the development of amygdala function...
- Schizophrenia-like psychosis arising de novo following a temporal lobectomy: timing and risk factorsP Shaw
Departments of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry and Guy s, King s and St Thomas Medical School, London, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:1003-8. 2004....
- The impact of early and late damage to the human amygdala on 'theory of mind' reasoningP Shaw
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Centre for Neuroscience Research, King s College, London, UK
Brain 127:1535-48. 2004..We conclude that the amygdala may play an important role in the neural systems supporting the normal development of ToM reasoning...
- A prospective study of the effects of anterior temporal lobectomy on emotion recognition and theory of mindP Shaw
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, London, United Kingdom
Neuropsychologia 45:2783-90. 2007..The finding complements earlier demonstrations that damage to the right amygdala is associated with impaired processing of fear; amelioration of right amygdala function may conversely be associated with an improvement...
- Emotional memory and perception in temporal lobectomy patients with amygdala damageB Brierley
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry and GKT School of Medicine, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 75:593-9. 2004..On a cognitive level, the pattern of results implies that perception of emotional expressions and emotional memory are supported by separate processing systems or streams...
- The role of 'shared representations' in social perception and empathy: an fMRI studyE J Lawrence
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, PO Box 68, Institute of Psychiatry and GKT School of Medicine, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
Neuroimage 29:1173-84. 2006..Activity in the rostral anterior cingulate was associated with self-reports of personal distress and increased blood flow to the anterior cingulate (BA24) and inferior parietal cortex (BA40) was related to self-other overlap...
- The human amygdala: a systematic review and meta-analysis of volumetric magnetic resonance imagingB Brierley
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Institute of Psychiatry, DeCrespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
Brain Res Brain Res Rev 39:84-105. 2002..This work should guide future research in obtaining accurate and reliable amygdala volume measures which in turn will aid comparisons with clinical groups and the specification of structural-functional relationships...
- Measuring empathy: reliability and validity of the Empathy QuotientE J Lawrence
Section of Cognitive Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychological Medicine, Institute of Psychiatry, DeCrespigny Park, Denmark Hill, London SE5 8AF, UK
Psychol Med 34:911-9. 2004..People with DPD did not show a global empathy deficit, but reported less social competence. CONCLUSIONS: The EQ is a valid, reliable scale and the different subscales may have clinical applications...
- Association of the dopamine receptor D4 (DRD4) gene 7-repeat allele with children with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD): an updateM C Gornick
Child Psychiatry Branch, NIMH, NIH, Bethesda, Maryland 20892 1600, USA
Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 144:379-82. 2007..This provides further evidence of the role of the DRD4 7-repeat allele in the etiology of ADHD and suggests that this allele may be associated with a more benign form of the disorder...
- Neuregulin 1 (8p12) and childhood-onset schizophrenia: susceptibility haplotypes for diagnosis and brain developmental trajectoriesA M Addington
Child Psychiatry Branch, NIMH, NIH, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Mol Psychiatry 12:195-205. 2007..This replication further documents the role of NRG1 in the abnormal brain development in schizophrenia. This is the first demonstration of a disease-specific pattern of gene action in schizophrenia...
- Intellectual ability and cortical development in children and adolescentsP Shaw
Child Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, Maryland 20182, USA
Nature 440:676-9. 2006..This study indicates that the neuroanatomical expression of intelligence in children is dynamic...
- Self-reported sleep quality in college students: a repeated measures approachJ Hawkins
Department of Psychology, San Jose State University, California 95192-0120
Sleep 15:545-9. 1992..The students enjoyed their sleep more on the weekends. Finally, both the amount of time in bed and the number of awakenings reported dropped significantly as the semester progressed...
- Measuring amygdala volumeA S David
Br J Psychiatry 181:255-6; author reply 256. 2002
- Acetylcholinesterase knockouts establish central cholinergic pathways and can use butyrylcholinesterase to hydrolyze acetylcholineM M Mesulam
Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurology, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Neuroscience 110:627-39. 2002..The inhibition of butyrylcholinesterase may therefore provide a desirable feature of cholinergic therapies, including those aimed at treating Alzheimer's disease...
- Attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder is characterized by a delay in cortical maturationP Shaw
Child Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Room 3N202, Building 10, Center Drive, Bethesda, MD 20892, USA
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 104:19649-54. 2007..Neuroanatomic documentation of a delay in regional cortical maturation in ADHD has not been previously reported...