C A Pedersen
Affiliation: University of North Carolina
- Maternal behavior deficits in nulliparous oxytocin knockout miceC A Pedersen
Department of Psychiatry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
Genes Brain Behav 5:274-81. 2006..Our results also indicate that OT may play a role in the motivation to retrieve pups to a more secure location...
- Dysregulation of cardiovascular and neuroendocrine responses to stress in premenstrual dysphoric disorderS S Girdler
Department of Psychiatry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27559, USA
Psychiatry Res 81:163-78. 1998..These results are interpreted as reflecting dysregulation of the stress response and may be related to histories of severe and/or chronic exposure to stress for a subgroup of PMDD women...
- Postpartum mood and anxiety disorders: a guide for the nonpsychiatric clinician with an aside on thyroid associations with postpartum moodC A Pedersen
Department of Psychiatry, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599 7160, USA
Thyroid 9:691-7. 1999..Preliminary results are also presented that suggest that lower range total and free thyroxine concentrations during late pregnancy are related to postpartum depressive symptoms...
- Allopregnanolone levels and reactivity to mental stress in premenstrual dysphoric disorderS S Girdler
Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, 27599, USA
Biol Psychiatry 49:788-97. 2001..CONCLUSIONS: These results suggest dysregulation of allopregnanolone mechanisms in PMDD and that continued investigations into a potential pathophysiologic role of allopregnanolone in PMDD are warranted...
- Effects of short- and long-term withdrawal from gestational cocaine treatment on maternal behavior and aggression in Sprague-Dawley ratsJ M Johns
Department of Psychiatry, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill 27599 7096, USA
Dev Neurosci 19:368-74. 1997....
- Vasopressin interactions with oxytocin in the control of female sexual behaviorC A Pedersen
Department of Psychiatry, CB 7160, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Neuroscience 139:843-51. 2006....
- Brief vs. long maternal separations in infancy: contrasting relationships with adult maternal behavior and lactation levels of aggression and anxietyM L Boccia
Frank Porter Graham Child Development Center, CB# 8180, The University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, Chapel Hill, NC 27599, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 26:657-72. 2001..The mechanism for this remains to be discovered, however, it seems likely to involve alteration of the development of oxytocin receptors in the brain...