Blog RSS https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program/ en American Journal of Psychiatry Spotlight on Hippocampal Hyperactivity in Early Psychosis https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program/early-psychosis-program-news/american-journal-psychiatry-spotlight-hippocampal-hyperactivity-early <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">American Journal of Psychiatry Spotlight on Hippocampal Hyperactivity in Early Psychosis</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/early-psychosis-program/users/mchugomk-0" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">mchugomk</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 12/02/2019 - 13:34</span> <a href="/early-psychosis-program/blog-post-rss/157" class="feed-icon" title="Subscribe to American Journal of Psychiatry Spotlight on Hippocampal Hyperactivity in Early Psychosis"> RSS: <i class="fa fa-rss-square"></i> </a> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p>Recent work from the lab identifying a link between hyperactivity and impaired recruitment of the anterior hippocampus in early psychosis is featured in a commentary by Daniel Ragland, PhD and a video commentary by American Journal of Psychiatry Editor Daniel Pine, MD.</p> <p> </p> <p><strong>Original article</strong>: <a href="https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2019.19020151">Hyperactivity and Reduced Activation of Anterior Hippocampus in Early Psychosis </a></p> <p><strong>Written commentary</strong>: <a href="https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.2019.19090966">Relating Basal and Phasic Hippocampal Activity in People With Psychosis: A Translational Bridge to Understanding Memory Deficits?</a> </p> <p><strong>Video spotlight</strong>: <a href="https://youtu.be/-0MvGlmaF-w">The Hippocampus in Early Psychosis</a></p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-lockdown-auth field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Lockdown Auth</div> <div class="field__item">1</div> </div> Mon, 02 Dec 2019 19:34:49 +0000 mchugomk 157 at https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program Early detection of schizophrenia https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program/early-psychosis-program-news/early-detection-schizophrenia <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Early detection of schizophrenia</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/early-psychosis-program/users/tappjt-0" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tappjt</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Mon, 06/24/2019 - 13:58</span> <a href="/early-psychosis-program/blog-post-rss/154" class="feed-icon" title="Subscribe to Early detection of schizophrenia"> RSS: <i class="fa fa-rss-square"></i> </a> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-author field--type-string field--label-hidden field__item">by Leigh MacMillan</div> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-external-url field--type-link field--label-hidden field__item"><a href="http://news.vumc.org/2019/06/24/early-detection-schizophrenia/" target="_blank">http://news.vumc.org/2019/06/24/early-detection-schizophrenia/</a></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: &quot;Roboto&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Detecting and treating schizophrenia early, perhaps even before symptoms arise, could lead to better therapeutic outcomes. Studies have demonstrated differences in social function and cognition among people who later develop symptoms of schizophrenia, but less is known about pre-morbid temperament and personality.</span></p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-lockdown-auth field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Lockdown Auth</div> <div class="field__item">1</div> </div> Mon, 24 Jun 2019 18:58:39 +0000 tappjt 154 at https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program Memory intact in early psychosis https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program/early-psychosis-program-news/memory-intact-early-psychosis <span class="field field--name-title field--type-string field--label-hidden">Memory intact in early psychosis</span> <span class="field field--name-uid field--type-entity-reference field--label-hidden"><span lang="" about="/early-psychosis-program/users/tappjt-0" typeof="schema:Person" property="schema:name" datatype="">tappjt</span></span> <span class="field field--name-created field--type-created field--label-hidden">Thu, 02/16/2012 - 13:51</span> <a href="/early-psychosis-program/blog-post-rss/153" class="feed-icon" title="Subscribe to Memory intact in early psychosis"> RSS: <i class="fa fa-rss-square"></i> </a> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-author field--type-string field--label-hidden field__item">VUMC Reporter</div> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-external-url field--type-link field--label-hidden field__item"><a href="http://news.vumc.org/2012/02/16/early-psychosis-memory/" target="_blank">http://news.vumc.org/2012/02/16/early-psychosis-memory/</a></div> <div class="clearfix text-formatted field field--name-body field--type-text-with-summary field--label-hidden field__item"><p><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: &quot;Roboto&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">Patients with schizophrenia and psychotic bipolar disorder have widespread deficits in brain structure and function, but when these deficits appear and how they progress are open questions. </span><a href="http://kc.vanderbilt.edu/neuro/Default.aspx" style="background-color: transparent; border-bottom-color: rgb(201, 223, 246); border-bottom-style: solid; border-bottom-width: 4px; box-sizing: border-box; color: rgb(0, 102, 130); font-family: &amp;quot;roboto&amp;quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;" target="_blank">Lisa Williams</a><span style="display: inline !important; float: none; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255); color: rgb(34, 34, 34); font-family: &quot;Roboto&quot;,sans-serif; font-size: 16px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: 300; letter-spacing: normal; orphans: 2; text-align: left; text-decoration: none; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; white-space: normal; word-spacing: 0px;">, Ph.D., and colleagues explored structure and function of the hippocampus, a brain region essential to memory and emotional processing, in patients in the early stage of psychotic illness.</span></p> <p> </p> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-full-image field--type-image field--label-hidden field__item"> <img loading="lazy" src="/early-psychosis-program/sites/default/files/styles/barista_posts_full_image/public/brain-activity-250x250.jpg?itok=STeYpH8w" width="250" height="250" alt="" typeof="foaf:Image" class="image-style-barista-posts-full-image" /> </div> <div class="field field--name-field-barista-posts-full-caption field--type-string-long field--label-hidden field__item">Brain Activity</div> <div class="field field--name-field-lockdown-auth field--type-string field--label-above"> <div class="field__label">Lockdown Auth</div> <div class="field__item">1</div> </div> Thu, 16 Feb 2012 19:51:56 +0000 tappjt 153 at https://www.vumc.org/early-psychosis-program