Neuroanatomical correlates of executive functioning in depressed adults with type 2 diabetes.

@article{Watari2008NeuroanatomicalCO,
  title={Neuroanatomical correlates of executive functioning in depressed adults with type 2 diabetes.},
  author={Kecia F Watari and Virginia Elderkin-Thompson and Olusola Ajilore and Ebrahim Haroon and Christine H Darwin and Daniel Pham and Anand Kumar},
  journal={Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology},
  year={2008},
  volume={30 4},
  pages={389-97}
}
Depression is often comorbid with type 2 diabetes. Depression may increase vulnerability to and/or exacerbate existing cognitive deficits. Little is known about the brain pathophysiology underlying depression and cognitive abnormalities in diabetes. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship of orbitofrontal and anterior cingulate volumes with executive functioning and attention/processing speed in type 2 diabetic participants with and without major depression. A total of 21 diabetic… CONTINUE READING

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