Dopaminergic Modulation of Medial Prefrontal Cortex Deactivation in Parkinson Depression

  title={Dopaminergic Modulation of Medial Prefrontal Cortex Deactivation in Parkinson Depression},
  author={Anders H. Andersen and Charles D. Smith and John T. Slevin and Richard J. Kryscio and Catherine Anne Martin and Frederick A. Schmitt and Lee Xenakis Blonder},
  booktitle={Parkinson's disease},
Parkinson's disease (PD) is associated with emotional abnormalities. Dopaminergic medications ameliorate Parkinsonian motor symptoms, but less is known regarding the impact of dopaminergic agents on affective processing, particularly in depressed PD (dPD) patients. The aim of this study was to examine the effects of dopaminergic pharmacotherapy on brain activation to emotional stimuli in depressed versus nondepressed Parkinson disease (ndPD) patients. Participants included 18 ndPD patients (11… CONTINUE READING
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