J. Scott Steele

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Many cognitive and clinical neuroscience research studies seek to determine how contextual factors modulate cognitive processes. In fMRI, hypotheses about how context modulates distributed patterns of information processing are often tested by comparing functional connectivity between neural regions A and B as a function of task conditions X and Y, which is(More)
BACKGROUND Repeated exposure to the traumatic memory (RETM) is a common component of treatments for posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD). This treatment is based on a fear extinction model; however, the degree to which this treatment actually engages and modifies neural networks mediating fear extinction is unknown. Therefore, the purpose of the current(More)
BACKGROUND While trauma-focused cognitive-behavioral therapy (TF-CBT) is the 'gold standard' treatment for pediatric post-traumatic stress disorder (PTSD), little is known about the neural mechanisms by which TF-CBT produces clinical benefit. Here, we test the hypothesis that PTSD symptom reduction during TF-CBT among adolescent girls with PTSD is(More)
7 Executive Summary This report examines current and projected demographics, selected statistics and trends for maternal and perinatal outcomes, hospital separations and mortality, and selected incidence rates for cancer, immunisations and notifiable diseases for the period 2001 to 2005 for the people who live in the Wide Bay area and compares these with(More)
This report examines current and projected demographics, selected statistics and trends for maternal and perinatal outcomes, hospital separations and mortality, and selected incidence rates for cancer, immunisations and notifiable diseases for the period 2001 to 2005 for the people who live in the Fraser Coast area and compares these with Queensland(More)
This report examines current and projected demographics, selected statistics and trends for maternal and perinatal outcomes, hospital separations and mortality, and selected incidence rates for cancer, immunisations and notifiable diseases for the period 2001 to 2005 for the people who live in the Northside area and compares these with Queensland overall.(More)
This report examines current and projected demographics, selected statistics and trends for maternal and perinatal outcomes, hospital separations and mortality, and selected incidence rates for cancer, immunisations and notifiable diseases for the period 2001 to 2005 for the people who live in the Sunshine Coast and Cooloola area and compares these with(More)
6 7 Executive Summary This report examines current and projected demographics, selected statistics and trends for maternal and perinatal outcomes, hospital separations and mortality, and selected incidence rates for cancer, immunisations and notifiable diseases for the period 2001 to 2005 for the people who live in the Central Queensland area and compares(More)
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