Neuroanatomical correlates of temperament in early adolescents.

  title={Neuroanatomical correlates of temperament in early adolescents.},
  author={Sarah Whittle and Murat Y{\"u}cel and Alex Fornito and Anna Barrett and Stephen J. Wood and Dan I. Lubman and Julian Simmons and Christos Pantelis and Nicholas B. Allen},
  journal={Journal of the American Academy of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry},
  volume={47 6},
OBJECTIVE Temperament refers to enduring behavioral characteristics that underpin individual differences in human behavior, including risk for psychopathology. Research attempting to investigate the neurobiological basis of temperament represents an important step toward elucidating the biological mechanisms underlying these individual differences. In the present study, we examined the relation between four core temperament dimensions and anatomically defined regions of the limbic and… CONTINUE READING