RUTH EILEEN SALO

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cognitive control and white matter callosal microstructure in methamphetamine-dependent subjects: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, UC Davis Medical Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:122-8. 2009
  2. pmc Predictors of methamphetamine psychosis: history of ADHD-relevant childhood behaviors and drug exposure
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, 2230 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA Imaging Research Center, University of California, Davis, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:529-35. 2013
  3. pmc Behavioral regulation in methamphetamine abusers: an fMRI study
    Ruth Salo
    Deparment of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:234-8. 2013
  4. doi request reprint Structural, functional and spectroscopic MRI studies of methamphetamine addiction
    Ruth Salo
    UC Davis Imaging Research Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 11:321-64. 2012
  5. doi request reprint Distributed attentional deficits in chronic methamphetamine abusers: evidence from the Attentional Network Task (ANT)
    Ruth Salo
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain Cogn 77:446-52. 2011
  6. pmc Overlapping cognitive patterns in schizophrenia and methamphetamine dependence
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 24:187-93. 2011
  7. pmc Spatial inhibition and the visual cortex: a magnetic resonance spectroscopy imaging study
    R Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:830-8. 2011
  8. pmc Extended findings of brain metabolite normalization in MA-dependent subjects across sustained abstinence: a proton MRS study
    Ruth Salo
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:133-8. 2011
  9. pmc Drug abstinence and cognitive control in methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Ruth Salo
    UC Davis Imaging Research Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:292-7. 2009
  10. pmc Impaired prefrontal cortical function and disrupted adaptive cognitive control in methamphetamine abusers: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:706-9. 2009

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. pmc Cognitive control and white matter callosal microstructure in methamphetamine-dependent subjects: a diffusion tensor imaging study
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California Davis, UC Davis Medical Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:122-8. 2009
    ..Abnormalities have been reported in anterior regions with less evidence of changes in posterior regions. Methamphetamine abusers have also shown deficits on attention tests that measure response conflict and cognitive control...
  2. pmc Predictors of methamphetamine psychosis: history of ADHD-relevant childhood behaviors and drug exposure
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, 2230 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA Imaging Research Center, University of California, Davis, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 210:529-35. 2013
    ..These results may elucidate factors that contribute to the psychiatric sequelae of MA abuse...
  3. pmc Behavioral regulation in methamphetamine abusers: an fMRI study
    Ruth Salo
    Deparment of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:234-8. 2013
    ..Interestingly, these impairments do not appear to be linked to drug use patterns or to educational levels...
  4. doi request reprint Structural, functional and spectroscopic MRI studies of methamphetamine addiction
    Ruth Salo
    UC Davis Imaging Research Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Curr Top Behav Neurosci 11:321-64. 2012
    ..In our conclusion we discuss some of the future directions of neuroimaging as it relates to the pathophysiology of addiction...
  5. doi request reprint Distributed attentional deficits in chronic methamphetamine abusers: evidence from the Attentional Network Task (ANT)
    Ruth Salo
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain Cogn 77:446-52. 2011
    ..The goal of the present study was to examine distributed attentional functions in long-term but currently abstinent methamphetamine (MA) abusers using a task that measures attentional alertness, orienting, and conflict resolution...
  6. pmc Overlapping cognitive patterns in schizophrenia and methamphetamine dependence
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, University of California, Sacramento, CA, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 24:187-93. 2011
    ..To examine whether overlapping cognitive deficits exist in currently drug-abstinent chronic methamphetamine (MA) abusers and schizophrenia (SZ) patients...
  7. pmc Spatial inhibition and the visual cortex: a magnetic resonance spectroscopy imaging study
    R Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Neuropsychologia 49:830-8. 2011
    ..As psychostimulants such as methamphetamine (MA) are particularly neurotoxic to the dopaminergic system it was of interest to examine the performance of MA-dependent individuals on a task of spatial attention...
  8. pmc Extended findings of brain metabolite normalization in MA-dependent subjects across sustained abstinence: a proton MRS study
    Ruth Salo
    Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA 95817, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 113:133-8. 2011
    ..The goal of the present study was to extend our previous findings on long-term methamphetamine (MA) use and drug abstinence on brain metabolite levels in an expanded group of MA-dependent individuals...
  9. pmc Drug abstinence and cognitive control in methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Ruth Salo
    UC Davis Imaging Research Center, 4701 X Street, Sacramento, CA, USA
    J Subst Abuse Treat 37:292-7. 2009
    ..87). Stroop RT interference correlated positively with both duration of drug use (p = .003) and drug abstinence (p = .05). The data in the current study provide evidence that cognitive function may improve with protracted drug abstinence...
  10. pmc Impaired prefrontal cortical function and disrupted adaptive cognitive control in methamphetamine abusers: a functional magnetic resonance imaging study
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 65:706-9. 2009
    ..Deficits in behavioral control are thought to be one contributing factor to the sustainment of addictive behaviors in MA abuse...
  11. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of behavioral predictors of recurrent drug-induced psychosis in methamphetamine abuse
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 157:273-7. 2008
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  12. ncbi request reprint Findings of preserved implicit attention in methamphetamine dependent subjects
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 32:217-23. 2008
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  13. ncbi request reprint Attentional control and brain metabolite levels in methamphetamine abusers
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, California 95817, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:1272-80. 2007
    ..Methamphetamine abuse is associated with neurotoxicity to frontostriatal brain regions with concomitant deleterious effects on cognitive processes...
  14. ncbi request reprint A dissociation in attentional control: evidence from methamphetamine dependence
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and the Imaging Research Center, University of California Davis 95817, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 57:310-3. 2005
    ..The goal of this study was to test whether task-shifting, selective inhibition, or both processes were impaired in long-term but currently abstinent methamphetamine-dependent individuals...
  15. ncbi request reprint Immediate versus sustained processing in schizophrenia
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry and Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:794-803. 2002
    ..4 years; p < .05). Positive symptom ratings were also significantly higher in the inpatients. The finding of reduced NP in the state hospital patients appears to be related to severity of symptomatology and chronicity of illness...
  16. ncbi request reprint Preliminary evidence of reduced cognitive inhibition in methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Ruth Salo
    Department of Psychiatry, UC Davis Medical Center, 2230 Stockton Blvd, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychiatry Res 111:65-74. 2002
    ..Furthermore, the dissociation between explicit attentional performance and priming effects suggests that some attentional functions are not as affected by long-term methamphetamine use as others...
  17. ncbi request reprint The effects of antipsychotic medication on sequential inhibitory processes
    R Salo
    Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis 95616, USA
    J Abnorm Psychol 106:639-43. 1997
    ..The study of sequential inhibitory processes and their response to neuroleptic treatment could be important methods for understanding the temporal parameters associated with inhibition in schizophrenia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Is filtering difficulty the basis of attentional deficits in schizophrenia?
    Susan M Ravizza
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 151:201-9. 2007
    ..The current findings also suggest that when a course of action is not implied by an irrelevant feature, outpatients' behavior is not modulated by extraneous visual information any more than in healthy controls...

Research Grants4

  1. Cognitive Sequelae of Methamphetamine Abuse
    Ruth Salo; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. Neural Correlates of Methamphetamine Use in Schizophrenia: An MRS Study
    Ruth Salo; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..These findings will have important implications for neurobiological models of comorbid substance abuse and treatment. ..
  3. Neural and Cognitive Correlates of Methamphetamine Use in Schizophrenia
    Ruth Salo; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This approach will generate a multi-dimensional understanding of substance abuse and comorbid addiction with direct applications to current models of addiction and treatment applicable to all drugs of abuse. ..
  4. Neural and Cognitive Correlates of Methamphetamine Use in Schizophrenia
    RUTH EILEEN SALO; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..This approach will generate a multi-dimensional understanding of substance abuse and comorbid addiction with direct applications to current models of addiction and treatment applicable to all drugs of abuse. ..