Dorsolateral Prefrontal Cortex Volumes Remained Unchanged in Obsessive Compulsive Disorder


Ozdemir H. , Atmaca M., Yildirim H., Gurok M. G.

KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY, cilt.23, ss.8-13, 2013 (SCI İndekslerine Giren Dergi)

  • Cilt numarası: 23 Konu: 1
  • Basım Tarihi: 2013
  • Doi Numarası: 10.5455/bcp.20120928030920
  • Dergi Adı: KLINIK PSIKOFARMAKOLOJI BULTENI-BULLETIN OF CLINICAL PSYCHOPHARMACOLOGY
  • Sayfa Sayısı: ss.8-13

Özet

Background:The dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (DLPFC) is an important prefrontal section of cortex, associated with executive functions, attention, nonverbal memory, and visuospatial skills, which have been reported to be disabled in OCD. In addition, neurochemical alterations of the DLPFC have been reported in OCD.