The interaction between mood and cognitive function studied with PET.

  title={The interaction between mood and cognitive function studied with PET.},
  author={Stanley B. Baker and Christopher D. Frith and Raymond J. Dolan},
  journal={Psychological medicine},
  volume={27 3},
BACKGROUND Experimentally induced depressed mood is a suggested model for retarded depression. We describe the neural response associated with induced mood and the locus of the interaction between systems mediating mood and cognitive function. METHODS Normal subjects performed a verbal fluency task during induced elated and depressed mood states. Regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) was measured as an index of neural activity using Positron Emission Tomography (PET). RESULTS In both elated… CONTINUE READING


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