Eyeblink conditioning in unmedicated schizophrenia patients: A positron emission tomography study

@article{Parker2013EyeblinkCI,
  title={Eyeblink conditioning in unmedicated schizophrenia patients: A positron emission tomography study},
  author={Krystal L Parker and Nancy C. Andreasen and Dawei Liu and John H. Freeman and Daniel S. O'Leary},
  journal={Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging},
  year={2013},
  volume={214},
  pages={402-409}
}
Previous studies suggest that patients with schizophrenia exhibit dysfunctions in a widely distributed circuit-the cortico-cerebellar-thalamic-cortical circuit, or CCTCC-and that this may explain the multiple cognitive deficits observed in the disorder. This study uses positron emission tomography (PET) with O(15) H₂O to measure regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) in response to a classic test of cerebellar function, the associative learning that occurs during eyeblink conditioning, in a sample… CONTINUE READING

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