A L Lacerda

Summary

Affiliation: Universidade Estadual de Campinas
Country: Brazil

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol levels in panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and major depression
    A L Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of Campinas, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 58:408-11. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Elevated thalamic and prefrontal regional cerebral blood flow in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a SPECT study
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 123:125-34. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological performance and regional cerebral blood flow in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Room 984, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:657-65. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomic evaluation of the orbitofrontal cortex in major depressive disorder
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:353-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the orbitofrontal cortex: a validation study of a new method
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neuroimage 19:665-73. 2003
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging study of the orbitofrontal cortex in autism
    Antonio Y Hardan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Child Neurol 21:866-71. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Morphology of the orbitofrontal cortex in first-episode schizophrenia: relationship with negative symptomatology
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Interdisciplinary Lab of Neuroimaging and Cognition LiNC, Department of Psychiatry, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:510-6. 2007

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Cholesterol levels in panic disorder, generalized anxiety disorder and major depression
    A L Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, State University of Campinas, Brazil
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 58:408-11. 2000
    ..Both female PD and female GAD subjects had a mean cholesterol level similar to their male counterparts (p>. 05). It is concluded that both Hayward and colleagues and Bajwa et al. findings could not be replicated by our study...
  2. ncbi request reprint Elevated thalamic and prefrontal regional cerebral blood flow in obsessive-compulsive disorder: a SPECT study
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Psychiatry Res 123:125-34. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the study suggests that similar brain mechanisms appear to be involved cross-culturally...
  3. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological performance and regional cerebral blood flow in obsessive-compulsive disorder
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Room 984, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 27:657-65. 2003
    ..They also extend the existing research, showing associations between deficits in cortical-subcortical circuitry and performance on neuropsychological tests of controlled attention and visuospatial functions...
  4. ncbi request reprint Anatomic evaluation of the orbitofrontal cortex in major depressive disorder
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 55:353-8. 2004
    ..This study examined the OFC and its subdivisions in patients with MDD and matched healthy control subjects...
  5. ncbi request reprint Measurement of the orbitofrontal cortex: a validation study of a new method
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neuroimage 19:665-73. 2003
    ..996 and 0.998. This method appears to be a valid method for measuring the OFC with excellent reliability. This uncomplicated approach is easy to apply and has the potential to be a valuable alternative to the previously published methods...
  6. ncbi request reprint Magnetic resonance imaging study of the orbitofrontal cortex in autism
    Antonio Y Hardan
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Stanford University, Stanford, CA 94305, USA
    J Child Neurol 21:866-71. 2006
    ..The present study suggests the absence of global volumetric abnormalities in the orbitofrontal cortex in autism and indicates that the functional disturbances in this structure might not be related to anatomic alterations...
  7. ncbi request reprint Morphology of the orbitofrontal cortex in first-episode schizophrenia: relationship with negative symptomatology
    Acioly L T Lacerda
    Interdisciplinary Lab of Neuroimaging and Cognition LiNC, Department of Psychiatry, Federal University of Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo, Brazil
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 31:510-6. 2007
    ..Future follow-up studies examining high-risk individuals who subsequently develop schizophrenia at different stages of disease could be especially instructive...