ERIC Number: EJ855187
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2009-Sep
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Neural Correlates of Symptom Dimensions in Pediatric Obsessive-Compulsive Disorder: A Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study
Gilbert, Andrew R.; Akkal, Dalila; Almeida, Jorge R. C.; Mataix-Cols, David; Kalas, Catherine; Devlin, Bernie; Birmaher, Boris; Phillips, Mary L.
Journal of the American Academy of Child & Adolescent Psychiatry, v48 n9 p936-944 Sep 2009
The use of functional magnetic resonance imaging on a group of pediatric subjects with obsessive compulsive disorder reveals that this group has reduced activity in neural regions underlying emotional processing, cognitive processing, and motor performance as compared to control subjects.
Descriptors: Brain, Symptoms (Individual Disorders), Neurological Organization, Diagnostic Tests, Children, Behavior Disorders, Cognitive Processes, Emotional Response, Psychomotor Skills, Comparative Analysis
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