E M Valera

Summary

Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain injury in battered women
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:797-804. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint A twin study of alexithymia
    E M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 70:239-46. 2001
  3. pmc Sex differences in the functional neuroanatomy of working memory in adults with ADHD
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th St, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:86-94. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of working memory in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:439-47. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of structural imaging findings in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:1361-9. 2007
  6. pmc Anterior cingulate volumetric alterations in treatment-naïve adults with ADHD: a pilot study
    Nikos Makris
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Atten Disord 13:407-13. 2010
  7. pmc Neural substrates of impaired sensorimotor timing in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Clinical and Research Programs in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:359-67. 2010
  8. pmc Effect of dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3) variation on dorsal anterior cingulate function in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Ariel B Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:365-75. 2010
  9. doi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of methylphenidate and placebo in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder during the multi-source interference task
    George Bush
    Departments of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:102-14. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive systems abnormalities in adults with childhood ADHD: A DT-MRI study of connections
    Nikos Makris
    Harvard Medical School Departments of Neurology and Radiology Services, Center for Morphometric Analysis, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Cereb Cortex 18:1210-20. 2008

Research Grants

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Publications19

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain injury in battered women
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 71:797-804. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint A twin study of alexithymia
    E M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts Mental Health Center, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychother Psychosom 70:239-46. 2001
    ..In this study, a twin approach was used to examine the degree of genetic and environmental contributions to the different facets of alexithymia, and the nature of their relations to trait negative and positive affectivity...
  3. pmc Sex differences in the functional neuroanatomy of working memory in adults with ADHD
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, 149 13th St, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:86-94. 2010
    ..The authors examined sex differences in the neural functioning of adults with ADHD during performance of a verbal working memory task...
  4. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroanatomy of working memory in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts 02129, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:439-47. 2005
    ..The objective of this study was to examine neural functioning in ADHD adults during performance on a verbal working memory task...
  5. ncbi request reprint Meta-analysis of structural imaging findings in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:1361-9. 2007
    ..Our goal was to statistically analyze structural imaging data via a meta-analysis to help resolve these issues...
  6. pmc Anterior cingulate volumetric alterations in treatment-naïve adults with ADHD: a pilot study
    Nikos Makris
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    J Atten Disord 13:407-13. 2010
    ..Thus its anatomical alteration may give rise to impulsivity, hyperactivity and inattention, which are cardinal behavioral manifestations of ADHD...
  7. pmc Neural substrates of impaired sensorimotor timing in adult attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Eve M Valera
    Clinical and Research Programs in Pediatric Psychopharmacology and Adult Attention Deficit Hyperactivity Disorder, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 68:359-67. 2010
    ..Also, the neural substrates of these deficits are largely unknown for both youth and adults with ADHD. The present study examined subsecond sensorimotor timing and its neural substrates in ADHD adults...
  8. pmc Effect of dopamine transporter gene (SLC6A3) variation on dorsal anterior cingulate function in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Ariel B Brown
    Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 153:365-75. 2010
    ..Alterations in activation of attention and EF networks found previously to be involved in ADHD are likely influenced by SLC6A3 genotype. This genotype may contribute to heterogeneity of brain alterations found within ADHD samples...
  9. doi request reprint Functional magnetic resonance imaging of methylphenidate and placebo in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder during the multi-source interference task
    George Bush
    Departments of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:102-14. 2008
    ..Stimulant medications are effective treatments for ADHD, but their neural effects have not been fully characterized...
  10. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive systems abnormalities in adults with childhood ADHD: A DT-MRI study of connections
    Nikos Makris
    Harvard Medical School Departments of Neurology and Radiology Services, Center for Morphometric Analysis, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Cereb Cortex 18:1210-20. 2008
    ..The demonstration of FA abnormalities in the CB and SLF II in adults with childhood ADHD provides further support for persistent structural abnormalities into adulthood...
  11. ncbi request reprint Cortical thinning of the attention and executive function networks in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Nikos Makris
    Departments of Neurology and Radiology Services, Center for Morphometric Analysis, Health Sciences and Technology Athinoula A Martinos Center, Massachusetts General Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02129, USA
    Cereb Cortex 17:1364-75. 2007
    ..This is the first documentation that ADHD in adults is associated with thinner cortex in the cortical networks that modulate attention and EF...
  12. ncbi request reprint Human cerebral cortex: a system for the integration of volume- and surface-based representations
    Nikos Makris
    Center for Morphometric Analysis, MGH East, 149 13th Street, Charlestown, MA 02129, USA
    Neuroimage 33:139-53. 2006
    ..This system of topographical analysis of the cerebral cortex is consistent with current views of cortical development and neural systems organization of the human and non-human primate brain...
  13. ncbi request reprint Dorsolateral prefrontal and anterior cingulate cortex volumetric abnormalities in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder identified by magnetic resonance imaging
    Larry J Seidman
    Harvard Medical School, Department of Psychiatry, Center for Morphometric Analysis, Massachusetts General Hospital, Fruit Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:1071-80. 2006
    ..This structural MRI study used an a priori region of interest approach...
  14. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning in girls with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder with and without learning disabilities
    Larry J Seidman
    Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Neuropsychology 20:166-77. 2006
    ..These results extend to females the previously documented association of LDs with neuropsychological functioning in males with ADHD...
  15. ncbi request reprint Functional neuroimaging of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder: a review and suggested future directions
    George Bush
    Psychiatric Neuroscience Program and Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School and Massachusettes General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1273-84. 2005
    ..Although at present there are no accepted uses for functional imaging in diagnosing ADHD, this article mentions possible future clinical uses of imaging in ADHD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Structural brain imaging of attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Larry J Seidman
    Pediatric Psychopharmacology Unit and Psychiatric Neuroscience Program, Department of Psychiatry, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:1263-72. 2005
    ..These results suggest that the brain is altered in a more widespread manner than has been previously hypothesized. Developmental studies are needed to address the evolution of this brain disorder into adulthood...
  17. ncbi request reprint Brain function and structure in adults with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Larry J Seidman
    Pediatric Psychopharmacology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Psychiatr Clin North Am 27:323-47. 2004
    ..Because the literature on ADHD in children is more extensive than that reported heretofore in ADHD in adults,the authors include brief summaries of the child literature to help inform that found in adults...
  18. pmc An fMRI study of intra-individual functional topography in the human cerebellum
    Catherine J Stoodley
    Cognitive Behavioral Neurology Unit, Massachusetts General Hospital and Harvard Medical School, 175 Cambridge Street, Boston, MA 02114, USA
    Behav Neurol 23:65-79. 2010
    ..Inter-subject variability of motor and non-motor topography remains to be determined...
  19. ncbi request reprint Psychological trauma and schizotypal symptoms
    Howard Berenbaum
    Department of Psychology, University of Illinois at Urbana Champaign, 603 East Daniel Street, Champaign, IL 61820, USA
    Schizophr Bull 29:143-52. 2003
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Research Grants2

  1. Cerebellar structure and function in adult ADHD
    Eve Valera; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ....