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Elevated body mass index is associated with executive dysfunction in otherwise healthy adults.
There is growing evidence that obesity is linked to adverse neurocognitive outcome, including reduced cognitive functioning and Alzheimer disease. However, no study to date has determined whether theExpand
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Early Life Stress and Morphometry of the Adult Anterior Cingulate Cortex and Caudate Nuclei
BACKGROUND Early life stress (ELS) is linked to adult psychopathology and may contribute to long-term brain alterations, as suggested by studies of women who suffered childhood sexual abuse. WeExpand
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The Neuropsychology of Attention
  • R. Cohen
  • Psychology
  • Critical Issues in Neuropsychology
  • 30 September 1993
Forward: By Kenneth Heilman, MD Preface: Part One: Foundations of Attention Chapter 1: Introduction Chapter 2: Cognitive Science of Attention Chapter 3: Behavioral perspectives on Attention ChapterExpand
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Obesity is associated with reduced white matter integrity in otherwise healthy adults.
Existing work demonstrates that obesity is independently associated with cognitive dysfunction and macrostructural brain changes; however, little is known about the association between obesity andExpand
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Relationship Between Body Mass Index and Brain Volume in Healthy Adults
There is a growing evidence that elevated body mass index (BMI) is associated with adverse neurocognitive outcome, though no study has examined whether morphometric differences are found in personsExpand
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The relationship between frontal gray matter volume and cognition varies across the healthy adult lifespan.
OBJECTIVE Age-associated decline in gray matter brain volume and cognitive function in healthy adults has been reported in the literature. The goal of the current study is to examine the relationshipExpand
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Learning and memory in rape victims with posttraumatic stress disorder.
OBJECTIVE Studies have shown memory deficits among combat veterans with posttraumatic stress disorder (PTSD); however, high rates of comorbid conditions, including alcoholism, make it difficult toExpand
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Impulsivity and verbal deficits associated with domestic violence.
While neurobiological factors are known to play a role in human aggression, relatively few studies have examined neuropsychological contributions to propensity for violence. We previouslyExpand
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Category and letter verbal fluency across the adult lifespan: relationship to EEG theta power.
The purpose of this study was to examine the impact of age, sex, and education on category and letter verbal fluency task performance. A secondary goal was to examine whether resting EEG theta powerExpand
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Fear recognition deficits after focal brain damage
Objective: To test the hypothesis that fear recognition deficits in neurologic patients reflect damage to an emotion-specific neural network. Background: Previous studies have suggested that theExpand
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