Journal article icon

Journal article

Schizophrenia delays and alters maturation of the brain in adolescence

Abstract:

Early-onset schizophrenia appears to be clinically more severe than the adult-onset form of the disease. In a previous study, we showed that anatomically related grey and white matter abnormalities found in adolescents patients were larger and more widespread than what had been reported in the literature on adult schizophrenia. Particularly, we found novel structural abnormalities in the primary sensorimotor and premotor systems. Here, we tested alternative hypotheses: either this striking se...

Expand abstract
Publication status:
Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed

Actions


Access Document


Publisher copy:
10.1093/brain/awp126

Authors


More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
FMRIB Centre
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Neurology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Research group:
FMRIB Centre
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Research group:
FMRIB Centre
Department:
Medical Sciences Division - Clinical Neurology
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
Warneford Hospital, Oxford, UK
Department:
Highfield Adolescent Unit
Role:
Author
More by this author
Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Expand authors...
Oral Health Services Research Centre More from this funder
Medical Research Council More from this funder
Biotechnology and Biological Sciences Research Council More from this funder
Engineering and Physical Sciences Research Council More from this funder
Wellcome Trust More from this funder
Publisher:
Oxford University Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Brain Journal website
Volume:
132
Issue:
9
Pages:
2437-2448
Publication date:
2009-01-01
DOI:
EISSN:
1460-2156
ISSN:
0006-8950
Language:
English
Keywords:
Subjects:
UUID:
uuid:2fadea95-f23f-489d-bde7-8b5edd49f48c
Local pid:
ora:5536
Deposit date:
2011-07-06

Terms of use


Views and Downloads






If you are the owner of this record, you can report an update to it here: Report update to this record

TO TOP