Krista Lisdahl Medina

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Longitudinal study of cognition among adolescent marijuana users over three weeks of abstinence
    Karen L Hanson
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, Psychology Service, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 116B, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Addict Behav 35:970-6. 2010
  2. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy (MDMA) exposure and neuropsychological functioning: a polydrug perspective
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:753-65. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Memory functioning in polysubstance dependent women
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    University of California San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 151B, San Diego, CA 92161, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:248-55. 2006
  4. pmc Anxiety, depression, and behavioral symptoms of executive dysfunction in ecstasy users: contributions of polydrug use
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 151B, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:303-11. 2007
  5. pmc Prefrontal cortex morphometry in abstinent adolescent marijuana users: subtle gender effects
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Addict Biol 14:457-68. 2009
  6. doi request reprint Hippocampal volumes in adolescents with and without a family history of alcoholism
    Karen L Hanson
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, Psychology Service, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:161-7. 2010
  7. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in adolescent marijuana users: subtle deficits detectable after a month of abstinence
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, and Psychology Department, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:807-20. 2007
  8. pmc Prefrontal cortex volumes in adolescents with alcohol use disorders: unique gender effects
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:386-94. 2008
  9. pmc The influence of recency of use on fMRI response during spatial working memory in adolescent marijuana users
    Alecia Dager Schweinsburg
    Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 42:401-12. 2010
  10. pmc Depressive symptoms in adolescents: associations with white matter volume and marijuana use
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:592-600. 2007

Detail Information

Publications13

  1. pmc Longitudinal study of cognition among adolescent marijuana users over three weeks of abstinence
    Karen L Hanson
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, Psychology Service, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 116B, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Addict Behav 35:970-6. 2010
    ..In this longitudinal study, we characterized neurocognitive changes among marijuana-using adolescents across the first three weeks of abstinence...
  2. ncbi request reprint Ecstasy (MDMA) exposure and neuropsychological functioning: a polydrug perspective
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:753-65. 2005
    ..These results suggest primary memory dysfunction among abstinent recreational ecstasy users. This finding is consistent with reports of hippocampal vulnerability, particularly among heavy users...
  3. ncbi request reprint Memory functioning in polysubstance dependent women
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    University of California San Diego, Department of Psychiatry, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 151B, San Diego, CA 92161, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 84:248-55. 2006
    ..The goal of the present study is to examine the effects of polysubstance dependence on women's verbal and visual memory ability...
  4. pmc Anxiety, depression, and behavioral symptoms of executive dysfunction in ecstasy users: contributions of polydrug use
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, 3350 La Jolla Village Drive 151B, San Diego, CA 92161, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 87:303-11. 2007
    ..Morgan et al., 2002). The goal of the present study was to examine the relationship between ecstasy exposure and self-reported executive functioning and psychological symptoms after controlling for gender, ethnicity, and other drug use...
  5. pmc Prefrontal cortex morphometry in abstinent adolescent marijuana users: subtle gender effects
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Addict Biol 14:457-68. 2009
    ..Future research will measure PFC gray and white matter separately and follow boys and girls over adolescence to examine the influence of MJ use on neurodevelopment...
  6. doi request reprint Hippocampal volumes in adolescents with and without a family history of alcoholism
    Karen L Hanson
    VA San Diego Healthcare System, Psychology Service, San Diego, California, USA
    Am J Drug Alcohol Abuse 36:161-7. 2010
    ..However, differences in hippocampal volume may be due to risk factors such as a family history (FH) of alcoholism. We examined hippocampal volumes in youth with and without a FH of alcoholism prior to the initiation of alcohol use...
  7. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in adolescent marijuana users: subtle deficits detectable after a month of abstinence
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, and Psychology Department, VA San Diego Healthcare System, San Diego, California 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:807-20. 2007
    ..It is possible that frequent marijuana use during adolescence may negatively influence neuromaturation and cognitive development...
  8. pmc Prefrontal cortex volumes in adolescents with alcohol use disorders: unique gender effects
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, California, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 32:386-94. 2008
    ..This study examined PFC volumes in male and female adolescents with AUD who did not meet criteria for comorbid mood or attention disorders...
  9. pmc The influence of recency of use on fMRI response during spatial working memory in adolescent marijuana users
    Alecia Dager Schweinsburg
    Yale University, Department of Psychiatry, New Haven, CT, USA
    J Psychoactive Drugs 42:401-12. 2010
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  10. pmc Depressive symptoms in adolescents: associations with white matter volume and marijuana use
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:592-600. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to examine the relationship between white matter and hippocampal volumes and depressive symptoms among adolescent marijuana users and controls...
  11. pmc Effects of alcohol and combined marijuana and alcohol use during adolescence on hippocampal volume and asymmetry
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Neurotoxicol Teratol 29:141-52. 2007
    ..The goal of this study was to examine hippocampal volume and asymmetry in adolescent users of alcohol and marijuana...
  12. ncbi request reprint Self-administration of alcohol before and after a public speaking challenge by individuals with social phobia
    Kenneth Abrams
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Minnesota, Minneapolis 55455, USA
    Psychol Addict Behav 16:121-8. 2002
    ..These findings add to an understanding of why social phobia and alcohol problems tend to co-occur...
  13. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning and length of abstinence in polysubstance dependent men
    Krista Lisdahl Medina
    Department of Psychology, University of Cincinnati, 424 Dyer Hall, Cincinnati, OH 45221 0376, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 19:245-58. 2004
    ..This suggests that the abuse of multiple substances potentially produces long-lasting neuropsychological impairment with minimal recovery of functioning over a 1-year period...