Brett Froeliger

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Affiliation: Duke University Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Yoga meditation practitioners exhibit greater gray matter volume and fewer reported cognitive failures: results of a preliminary voxel-based morphometric analysis
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:821307. 2012
  2. pmc Meditation-State Functional Connectivity (msFC): Strengthening of the Dorsal Attention Network and Beyond
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:680407. 2012
  3. pmc Neurocognitive correlates of the effects of yoga meditation practice on emotion and cognition: a pilot study
    Brett E Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC, USA
    Front Integr Neurosci 6:48. 2012
  4. pmc Neural mechanisms of subclinical depressive symptoms in women: a pilot functional brain imaging study
    Jennifer N Felder
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:152. 2012
  5. pmc Frontoparietal attentional network activation differs between smokers and nonsmokers during affective cognition
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:57-63. 2013
  6. pmc Smoking abstinence and depressive symptoms modulate the executive control system during emotional information processing
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Addict Biol 17:668-79. 2012
  7. pmc Nicotine withdrawal modulates frontal brain function during an affective Stroop task
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, 2608 Erwin Road, Lake View Pavilion East Suite 300, Durham, NC 27705 4596, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 220:707-18. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Effects of nicotine on novelty detection and memory recognition performance: double-blind, placebo-controlled studies of smokers and nonsmokers
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 205:625-33. 2009
  9. pmc Smoking withdrawal shifts the spatiotemporal dynamics of neurocognition
    Rachel V Kozink
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Addict Biol 15:480-90. 2010
  10. pmc The effects of nicotine and non-nicotine smoking factors on working memory and associated brain function
    FRANCIS JOSEPH MCCLERNON
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Addict Biol 21:954-61. 2016

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Publications15

  1. pmc Yoga meditation practitioners exhibit greater gray matter volume and fewer reported cognitive failures: results of a preliminary voxel-based morphometric analysis
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:821307. 2012
    ..Results from this preliminary study suggest that hatha yoga practice may be associated with the promotion of neuroplastic changes in executive brain systems, which may confer therapeutic benefits that accrue with repeated practice...
  2. pmc Meditation-State Functional Connectivity (msFC): Strengthening of the Dorsal Attention Network and Beyond
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Evid Based Complement Alternat Med 2012:680407. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that the practice of meditation strengthens FC within the DAN as well as strengthens the coupling between distributed networks that are involved in attention, self-referential processes, and affective response...
  3. pmc Neurocognitive correlates of the effects of yoga meditation practice on emotion and cognition: a pilot study
    Brett E Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center Durham, NC, USA
    Front Integr Neurosci 6:48. 2012
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  4. pmc Neural mechanisms of subclinical depressive symptoms in women: a pilot functional brain imaging study
    Jennifer N Felder
    Carolina Institute for Developmental Disabilities, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill School of Medicine, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7160, USA
    BMC Psychiatry 12:152. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to evaluate relations between subclinical levels of depressive symptoms and neural activation patterns during tasks previously shown to differentiate individuals with and without MDD...
  5. pmc Frontoparietal attentional network activation differs between smokers and nonsmokers during affective cognition
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Psychiatry Res 211:57-63. 2013
    ..These findings suggests that chronic nicotine use may reduce inhibitory control and conflict resolution of emotional distraction, and result in recruiting additional attentional resources during emotional interference on cognition...
  6. pmc Smoking abstinence and depressive symptoms modulate the executive control system during emotional information processing
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27705, USA
    Addict Biol 17:668-79. 2012
    ..Reactivity to emotional stimuli and the interfering effects on cognition are moderated by the magnitude of smoking state-dependent negative affect and baseline depressive symptoms...
  7. pmc Nicotine withdrawal modulates frontal brain function during an affective Stroop task
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, 2608 Erwin Road, Lake View Pavilion East Suite 300, Durham, NC 27705 4596, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 220:707-18. 2012
    ..In this study, functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) was used to investigate smoking abstinence effects on emotion-cognition interactions...
  8. doi request reprint Effects of nicotine on novelty detection and memory recognition performance: double-blind, placebo-controlled studies of smokers and nonsmokers
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 205:625-33. 2009
    ..While nicotine replacement therapy improves attention during abstinence, it is unclear whether this is due to the alleviation of withdrawal-related deficits or inherent beneficial effects of nicotine...
  9. pmc Smoking withdrawal shifts the spatiotemporal dynamics of neurocognition
    Rachel V Kozink
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Addict Biol 15:480-90. 2010
    ....
  10. pmc The effects of nicotine and non-nicotine smoking factors on working memory and associated brain function
    FRANCIS JOSEPH MCCLERNON
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Addict Biol 21:954-61. 2016
    ..This work has implications both for designing interventions that target abstinence-induced cognitive deficits and for nicotine-reduction policy. ..
  11. doi request reprint Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the superior frontal gyrus modulates craving for cigarettes
    Jed E Rose
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27705, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 70:794-9. 2011
    ..Repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) offers a noninvasive means to reversibly affect brain cortical activity, which can be applied to testing hypotheses about the causal role of SFG in modulating craving...
  12. pmc Increased Functional Connectivity in an Insula-Based Network is Associated with Improved Smoking Cessation Outcomes
    Merideth A Addicott
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 40:2648-56. 2015
    ..These results are consistent with recent studies demonstrating a positive relationship between insula-related functional connectivity and cessation likelihood among neurologically intact smokers. ..
  13. pmc Nicotine and non-nicotine smoking factors differentially modulate craving, withdrawal and cerebral blood flow as measured with arterial spin labeling
    Merideth A Addicott
    1 Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA 2 Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 39:2750-9. 2014
    ..As such, the effects of non-nicotine factors are important to consider in the design and development of smoking cessation interventions and tobacco regulation. ..
  14. pmc Smoking automaticity and tolerance moderate brain activation during explore-exploit behavior
    Merideth A Addicott
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA Duke UNC Brain Imaging and Analysis Center, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 224:254-61. 2014
    ..These preliminary results link smoking dependence motives to variation in the neural processes that mediate exploratory decision making. ..
  15. doi request reprint Hippocampal and striatal gray matter volume are associated with a smoking cessation treatment outcome: results of an exploratory voxel-based morphometric analysis
    Brett Froeliger
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Box 2701, Durham, NC 27708, USA
    Psychopharmacology (Berl) 210:577-83. 2010
    ..However, associations between brain structure and smoking cessation treatment outcomes have not been reported...