A biomarker of anxiety in children and adolescents: A review focusing on the error-related negativity (ERN) and anxiety across development

@article{Meyer2017ABO,
  title={A biomarker of anxiety in children and adolescents: A review focusing on the error-related negativity (ERN) and anxiety across development},
  author={Alexandria Meyer},
  journal={Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience},
  year={2017},
  volume={27},
  pages={58-68}
}
BACKGROUND Anxiety disorders are the most common form of psychopathology and often begin early in development. Therefore, there is interest in identifying neural biomarkers that characterize pathways leading to anxiety disorders early in the course of development. A substantial amount of work focuses on the error-related negativity (ERN) as a biomarker of anxiety. While two previous reviews have focused on the relationship of the ERN and anxiety in adults, no previous review has focused on this… CONTINUE READING