Aberrant activity and connectivity of the posterior superior temporal sulcus during social cognition in schizophrenia

@article{Mier2016AberrantAA,
  title={Aberrant activity and connectivity of the posterior superior temporal sulcus during social cognition in schizophrenia},
  author={Daniela Mier and Sarah Eisenacher and Franziska Rausch and Susanne Englisch and Martin Fungisai Gerchen and Vera Zamoscik and Andreas Meyer-Lindenberg and Mathias Zink and Peter Kirsch},
  journal={European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience},
  year={2016},
  volume={267},
  pages={597-610}
}
  • D. Mier, S. Eisenacher, P. Kirsch
  • Published 1 October 2017
  • Psychology, Medicine
  • European Archives of Psychiatry and Clinical Neuroscience
Abstract Schizophrenia is associated with significant impairments in social cognition. These impairments have been shown to go along with altered activation of the posterior superior temporal sulcus (pSTS). However, studies that investigate connectivity of pSTS during social cognition in schizophrenia are sparse. Twenty-two patients with schizophrenia and 22 matched healthy controls completed a social-cognitive task for functional magnetic resonance imaging that allows the investigation of… 
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