Affective startle modulation in clinical depression: preliminary findings.

  title={Affective startle modulation in clinical depression: preliminary findings.},
  author={Nicholas B. Allen and John Trinder and C. V. Weiss Brennan},
  journal={Biological psychiatry},
  volume={46 4},
BACKGROUND Modulation of the startle reflex by affective foreground stimuli was investigated in a group receiving inpatient treatment for major depressive episodes (n = 14) and an age and gender matched nondepressed group (n = 14). METHODS Participants viewed 27 pleasant, neutral, and unpleasant pictures chosen from the International Affective Picture System. Acoustic startle probes were presented during picture viewing, and participants also rated the affective qualities of the pictures… CONTINUE READING
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