Anthony C Ruocco
Affiliation: Drexel University
- Functional near infrared spectroscopy (fNIRS): an emerging neuroimaging technology with important applications for the study of brain disordersFarzin Irani
Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 21:9-37. 2007....
- Re-evaluating the distinction between Axis I and Axis II disorders: the case of borderline personality disorderAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
J Clin Psychol 61:1509-23. 2005....
- The neuropsychology of borderline personality disorder: a meta-analysis and reviewAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Drexel University, 245 N 15th Street, Mail Stop 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
Psychiatry Res 137:191-202. 2005..Implications of these findings for future neurocognitive investigations of BPD are discussed...
- Personality disorder symptomatology and neuropsychological functioning in closed head injuryAnthony C Ruocco
Drexel University, Department of Psychology, 245 North 15th Street, Mail Stop 626, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:27-35. 2007..Results suggest that many personality disorder traits are related to neurocognitive function, particularly those functions subserved by frontal and temporal regions...
- Subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation for severe idiopathic dystonia: impact on severity, neuropsychological status, and quality of lifeGalit Kleiner-Fisman
Philadelphia Parkinson s Disease Research Education and Clinical Center, Philadelphia Veterans Administration Hospital, USA
J Neurosurg 107:29-36. 2007..Outcomes have varied depending on the features of the dystonia. There has been limited literature regarding outcomes for refractory dystonia following DBS of the subthalamic nucleus (STN)...
- Assessing personality and psychopathology after traumatic brain injury with the Millon Clinical Multiaxial Inventory-IIIAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Brain Inj 21:1233-44. 2007....
- Distinguishing between neuropsychological malingering and exaggerated psychiatric symptoms in a neuropsychological settingAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19102 1192, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 22:547-64. 2008..6% solely failed the neuropsychological SVT, and 6.1% solely failed the psychiatric SVT. The results support a dissociation between neuropsychological malingering and exaggeration of psychiatric symptoms in a neuropsychological setting...
- Abnormal prefrontal cortical response during affective processing in borderline personality disorderAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Psychiatry Res 182:117-22. 2010..This abnormal cortical response, possibly in tandem with subcortical-limbic regions, may underlie symptoms of emotion dysregulation in BPD...
- Medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion in borderline personality disorderAnthony C Ruocco
Department of Psychology, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, United States
Psychiatry Res 181:233-6. 2010..BPD subjects showed left medial prefrontal cortex hyperactivation during social exclusion suggesting potential dysfunction of frontolimbic circuitry...
- The impact of ablated cortex on the validity and interpretation of the fNIRS signalAnna Caterina Merzagora
School of Biomedical Engineering, Science and Health Systems, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 2008:4028-31. 2008..fNIRS measures were recorded during a verbal fluency task, known to be associated to functioning of the left frontal lobe. We examine the outcome of fNIRS, contextualizing it in the framework of the mBLL and its assumptions...