Neural correlates of affect processing and aggression in methamphetamine dependence.

TitleNeural correlates of affect processing and aggression in methamphetamine dependence.
Publication TypeJournal Article
Year of Publication2011
AuthorsPayer, DE, Lieberman MD, London ED
JournalArchives of general psychiatry
Volume68
Issue3
Pagination271-82
Date Published2011 Mar
ISSN1538-3636
KeywordsAdult, Affect, Affective Symptoms, Aggression, Amphetamine-Related Disorders, Amygdala, Brain Mapping, Case-Control Studies, Discrimination (Psychology), Facial Expression, Female, Humans, Image Processing, Computer-Assisted, Magnetic Resonance Imaging, Male, Methamphetamine, Middle Aged, Pattern Recognition, Visual, Prefrontal Cortex, Symbolism
Abstract

Methamphetamine abuse is associated with high rates of aggression but few studies have addressed the contributing neurobiological factors.

DOI10.1001/archgenpsychiatry.2011.51
Alternate JournalArch. Gen. Psychiatry