Melissa Fisher

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Self and other in schizophrenia: a cognitive neuroscience perspective
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1465-72. 2008
  2. pmc When top-down meets bottom-up: auditory training enhances verbal memory in schizophrenia
    R Alison Adcock
    Duke University Department of Psychiatry and Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:1132-41. 2009
  3. pmc Computerized cognitive training restores neural activity within the reality monitoring network in schizophrenia
    Karuna Subramaniam
    San Francisco Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Neuron 73:842-53. 2012
  4. pmc Neuroplasticity-based cognitive training in schizophrenia: an interim report on the effects 6 months later
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco VA Medical Center, CA 94121, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:869-79. 2010
  5. doi request reprint Is serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor a biomarker for cognitive enhancement in schizophrenia?
    Sophia Vinogradov
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:549-53. 2009
  6. pmc Clinical symptoms and alpha band resting-state functional connectivity imaging in patients with schizophrenia: implications for novel approaches to treatment
    Leighton B N Hinkley
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:1134-42. 2011
  7. pmc Evidence for an emotion maintenance deficit in schizophrenia
    David E Gard
    Department of Psychology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 187:24-9. 2011
  8. pmc Timing is everything: neural response dynamics during syllable processing and its relation to higher-order cognition in schizophrenia and healthy comparison subjects
    Corby L Dale
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 75:183-93. 2010
  9. pmc Using neuroplasticity-based auditory training to improve verbal memory in schizophrenia
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, UCSF SFVAMC, Mail Code 116c, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:805-11. 2009
  10. pmc The cognitive cost of anticholinergic burden: decreased response to cognitive training in schizophrenia
    Sophia Vinogradov
    Department of Psychiatry, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1055-62. 2009

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. doi request reprint Self and other in schizophrenia: a cognitive neuroscience perspective
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 165:1465-72. 2008
    ..The authors assessed self-referential source memory and social cognition in a large sample of schizophrenia outpatients and healthy comparison subjects in order to compare how these critical processes are associated in the two groups...
  2. pmc When top-down meets bottom-up: auditory training enhances verbal memory in schizophrenia
    R Alison Adcock
    Duke University Department of Psychiatry and Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Schizophr Bull 35:1132-41. 2009
    ..We conclude with the observation that neuroplasticity-based cognitive training brings patients closer to physiological patterns seen in healthy participants, suggesting that it changes the brain in an adaptive manner in schizophrenia...
  3. pmc Computerized cognitive training restores neural activity within the reality monitoring network in schizophrenia
    Karuna Subramaniam
    San Francisco Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center and Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Neuron 73:842-53. 2012
    ..These findings demonstrate that a serious behavioral deficit in schizophrenia, and its underlying neural dysfunction, can be improved by well-designed computerized cognitive training, resulting in better quality of life...
  4. pmc Neuroplasticity-based cognitive training in schizophrenia: an interim report on the effects 6 months later
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco and San Francisco VA Medical Center, CA 94121, USA
    Schizophr Bull 36:869-79. 2010
    ..Using an innovative neuroplasticity-based cognitive training approach, we report our interim findings on the effects on cognition and functional outcome at 6 months after treatment...
  5. doi request reprint Is serum brain-derived neurotrophic factor a biomarker for cognitive enhancement in schizophrenia?
    Sophia Vinogradov
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 66:549-53. 2009
    ..We asked: would neuroplasticity-based cognitive training in schizophrenia result in increased serum BDNF?..
  6. pmc Clinical symptoms and alpha band resting-state functional connectivity imaging in patients with schizophrenia: implications for novel approaches to treatment
    Leighton B N Hinkley
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:1134-42. 2011
    ....
  7. pmc Evidence for an emotion maintenance deficit in schizophrenia
    David E Gard
    Department of Psychology, San Francisco State University, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 187:24-9. 2011
    ..These findings suggest that some aspects of impaired emotion maintenance in schizophrenia may be related to deficits in motivated behavior...
  8. pmc Timing is everything: neural response dynamics during syllable processing and its relation to higher-order cognition in schizophrenia and healthy comparison subjects
    Corby L Dale
    Department of Radiology and Biomedical Imaging, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Psychophysiol 75:183-93. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Using neuroplasticity-based auditory training to improve verbal memory in schizophrenia
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, UCSF SFVAMC, Mail Code 116c, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:805-11. 2009
    ..The authors report interim findings in this ongoing study...
  10. pmc The cognitive cost of anticholinergic burden: decreased response to cognitive training in schizophrenia
    Sophia Vinogradov
    Department of Psychiatry, Langley Porter Psychiatric Institute, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 166:1055-62. 2009
    ..The authors examined the relationship between serum anticholinergic activity and baseline cognitive performance and response to computerized cognitive training in outpatients with schizophrenia...
  11. pmc Cognitive training for impaired neural systems in neuropsychiatric illness
    Sophia Vinogradov
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94122, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 37:43-76. 2012
    ..We summarize work to date using such neuroscience-informed methods and indicate some of the exciting future directions of this field...
  12. doi request reprint Cognitive interventions targeting brain plasticity in the prodromal and early phases of schizophrenia
    Melissa Fisher
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94143, USA
    Annu Rev Clin Psychol 9:435-63. 2013
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