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Neuropsychological and neuroimaging evidence for the involvement of the frontal lobes in depression: 20 years on

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In 1997, neuropsychological and neuroimaging evidence supported the involvement of the frontal lobes and indeed the brain in depression. This was a challenge to conventional phenomenology and linked with the imperative to use neuroscience to understand major mental illness. Since that time, we are seeing ever more convincing evidence for the genetic basis of mental illness (including depression), relevant abnormality in grey and white matter and neuropsychological analysis of brain function. ...

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10.1177/0269881116661074

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Psychiatry
Role:
Author
Publisher:
SAGE Publications Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Psychopharmacology Journal website
Volume:
30
Issue:
11
Pages:
1090-1094
Publication date:
2016-07-26
Acceptance date:
2016-07-08
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EISSN:
1461-7285
ISSN:
0269-8811
Pmid:
27462086
Source identifiers:
636401
Language:
English
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pubs:636401
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uuid:ac4cf3e4-0470-4e62-abbd-ea3c005668cd
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pubs:636401
Deposit date:
2016-11-07

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