Functional and Structural MRI Studies on Impulsiveness : Attention-Deficit / Hyperactive Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorders

@inproceedings{Archer2014FunctionalAS,
  title={Functional and Structural MRI Studies on Impulsiveness : Attention-Deficit / Hyperactive Disorder and Borderline Personality Disorders},
  author={Trevor Archer and Peter Bright},
  year={2014}
}
Impulsive behavior is characterized a tendency to initiate behavior without sufficient/adequate consideration of consequences. It typically refers to ill-conceived, premature or inappropriate behavior that may be self-destructive or harmful to other individuals (Chamberlain and Sahakian, 2007). Pathological impulsiveness is associated with impaired performance on neuropsychological tests of attention and executive function and with neuroimaging evidence for structural and/or functional… CONTINUE READING