Reduced anterior internal capsule and thalamic volumes in first-episode psychosis.

@article{Lang2006ReducedAI,
  title={Reduced anterior internal capsule and thalamic volumes in first-episode psychosis.},
  author={Donna J Lang and Babak Khorram and Vina M. Goghari and Lili Kopala and Robert Vandorpe and Qing Rui and Geoffrey Norman Smith and William Honer},
  journal={Schizophrenia research},
  year={2006},
  volume={87 1-3},
  pages={89-99}
}
BACKGROUND The thalamus is the gateway for sensory and motor information en route to the cortex. Information is processed via thalamocortical and corticothalamic pathways coursing through the internal capsules. In this study, we investigated the relationship between the anterior limb of the internal capsule, posterior limb of the internal capsule, and thalamus in first-episode psychosis (FEP). METHODS Twenty-nine FEP subjects (26 DSM-IV schizophrenia, 2 schizoaffective disorder, 1 psychosis… CONTINUE READING