Faith Gunning-Dixon

Summary

Affiliation: Cornell University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Functional neuroimaging in geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:403-22, viii. 2011
  2. pmc MRI signal hyperintensities and treatment remission of geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, White Plains, NY, United States
    J Affect Disord 126:395-401. 2010
  3. pmc Anterior cingulate cortical volumes and treatment remission of geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, White Plains, NY, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:829-36. 2009
  4. pmc Aging of cerebral white matter: a review of MRI findings
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:109-17. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Executive dysfunction in elderly bipolar manic patients
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:506-12. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Macromolecular white matter abnormalities in geriatric depression: a magnetization transfer imaging study
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry and the Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:255-62. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Executive dysfunction and the course of geriatric depression
    George S Alexopoulos
    Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:204-10. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Placebo response and antidepressant response
    George S Alexopoulos
    Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:149-58. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in temporo-limbic and frontal brain volumes of healthy adults
    Ruben C Gur
    Department of Psychiatry, Brain Behavior Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:998-1003. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Working memory for complex figures: an fMRI comparison of letter and fractal n-back tasks
    J Daniel Ragland
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Neuropsychology 16:370-9. 2002

Research Grants

  1. ANTERIOR CINGULATE ACTIVATION IN GERIATRIC DEPRESSION
    Faith Gunning Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2007

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. pmc Functional neuroimaging in geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning
    Department of Psychiatry, Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 34:403-22, viii. 2011
    ..Furthermore, geriatric depression provides a logical context within which to study the role of specific functional abnormalities in both antidepressant response and key behavioral and cognitive abnormalities of mood disorders...
  2. pmc MRI signal hyperintensities and treatment remission of geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Weill Medical College of Cornell University, Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, White Plains, NY, United States
    J Affect Disord 126:395-401. 2010
    ..We hypothesized that patients who failed to remit during a 12-week controlled treatment trial of escitalopram would exhibit greater SH burden than patients who remitted...
  3. pmc Anterior cingulate cortical volumes and treatment remission of geriatric depression
    Faith M Gunning
    Weill Cornell Medical College, Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, White Plains, NY, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:829-36. 2009
    ..We hypothesized that patients who failed to remit during a 12-week controlled treatment trial of escitalopram would exhibit smaller anterior cingulate gray matter volumes than patients who remitted...
  4. pmc Aging of cerebral white matter: a review of MRI findings
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Cornell Medical College, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:109-17. 2009
    ..Structural magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) can be used to identify and quantify non-disease-related aging of the cerebral white matter...
  5. doi request reprint Executive dysfunction in elderly bipolar manic patients
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:506-12. 2008
    ..This study used neuropsychological measures of executive skills to examine the functioning of frontostriatal networks in elderly bipolar patients...
  6. doi request reprint Macromolecular white matter abnormalities in geriatric depression: a magnetization transfer imaging study
    Faith M Gunning-Dixon
    Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry and the Department of Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:255-62. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to identify subtle white matter abnormalities in late-life depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Executive dysfunction and the course of geriatric depression
    George S Alexopoulos
    Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, 21 Bloomingdale Road, White Plains, NY 10605, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:204-10. 2005
    ..This study examined the relationship of executive impairment to the course of depressive symptoms among elderly patients with major depression...
  8. ncbi request reprint Placebo response and antidepressant response
    George S Alexopoulos
    Weill Cornell Institute of Geriatric Psychiatry, Weill Medical College of Cornell University, White Plains, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:149-58. 2007
    ..This study focused on the placebo lead-in phase and examines whether change in severity of depression during placebo lead-in predicts change in depressive symptoms during antidepressant treatment...
  9. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in temporo-limbic and frontal brain volumes of healthy adults
    Ruben C Gur
    Department of Psychiatry, Brain Behavior Laboratory, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:998-1003. 2002
    ..002). The larger volume of cortex devoted to emotional modulation may relate to behavioral evidence for sex differences in emotion processing...
  10. ncbi request reprint Working memory for complex figures: an fMRI comparison of letter and fractal n-back tasks
    J Daniel Ragland
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Neuropsychology 16:370-9. 2002
    ..Results support fractal n-back validity and indicate substantial overlap in working memory functions of dorsal and ventral PFC...
  11. ncbi request reprint Aging, sexual dimorphism, and hemispheric asymmetry of the cerebral cortex: replicability of regional differences in volume
    Naftali Raz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pennsylvania Medical Center, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 25:377-96. 2004
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  12. ncbi request reprint Age-related differences in the course of cognitive skill acquisition: the role of regional cortical shrinkage and cognitive resources
    Denise Head
    Department of Psychology, University of Memphis, Tennessee, USA
    Psychol Aging 17:72-84. 2002
    ..When hypertensive participants were excluded, the effect of prefrontal shrinkage on executive aspects of performance was no longer significant, but the effect of working memory remained...
  13. ncbi request reprint Differential aging of the human striatum: longitudinal evidence
    Naftali Raz
    Institute of Gerontology and Department of Psychology, Wayne State University, Detroit MI, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 24:1849-56. 2003
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  14. ncbi request reprint Lack of normal association between cerebellar volume and neuropsychological functions in first-episode schizophrenia
    Philip R Szeszko
    Department of Psychiatry Research, Zucker Hillside Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, NY 11004, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:1884-7. 2003
    ..Few studies, however, have examined the relationship between cerebellar size and neuropsychological functioning in schizophrenia. The authors' goal was to examine this relationship in patients and healthy comparison subjects...
  15. ncbi request reprint Reversed cerebellar asymmetry in men with first-episode schizophrenia
    Philip R Szeszko
    Department of Psychiatry Research, The Zucker Hillside Hospital, North Shore Long Island Jewish Health System, Glen Oaks, New York 11004, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 53:450-9. 2003
    ..In this study, we investigated whether patients experiencing first-episode schizophrenia differed from healthy comparison subjects in regional cerebellar volumes or cerebellar asymmetry...
  16. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal volumes in habitually violent subjects with antisocial personality disorder and type 2 alcoholism
    Mikko P Laakso
    Department of Neurology, Kuopio University Hospital, 70211, Kuopio, Finland
    Psychiatry Res 114:95-102. 2002
    ..Moreover, no significant correlations between any of the volumes and the degree of psychopathy were found...

Research Grants2

  1. ANTERIOR CINGULATE ACTIVATION IN GERIATRIC DEPRESSION
    Faith Gunning Dixon; Fiscal Year: 2007
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