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Neurobehavioral correlates of disinhibitory psychopathology

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Title: Neurobehavioral correlates of disinhibitory psychopathology
Authors: Delfin, Carl
Issue Date: 20-Nov-2020
University: University of Gothenburg. Sahlgrenska Academy
Institution: Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology. Department of Psychiatry and Neurochemistry
Parts of work: 1. Delfin, C., Andiné, P., Hofvander, B., Billstedt, E., & Wallinius, M. (2018). Examining associations between psychopathic traits and executive functions in incarcerated violent offenders. Frontiers in Psychiatry, 9, 310.

2. Delfin, C., Krona, H., Andiné, P., Ryding, E., Wallinius, M., & Hofvander, B. (2019). Prediction of recidivism in a long-term follow-up of forensic psychiatric patients: Incremental effects of neuroimaging data. PLoS ONE, 14(5), 1–21.

3. Delfin, C., Ruzich, E., Wallinius, M., Björnsdotter, M., & Andiné, P. Trait disinhibition and NoGo event-related potentials in violent mentally disordered offenders and healthy controls. Submitted.

4. Delfin, C., Andiné, P., Wallinius, M., & Björnsdotter, M. Structural brain correlates of the externalizing spectrum in young adults. Submitted.
Date of Defence: 2020-12-10
Disputation: Torsdagen den 10 december 2020, kl. 13.00, Hörsal Carl Kylberg, Medicinaregatan 9A
Degree: Doctor of Philosophy (Medicine)
Publication type: Doctoral thesis
Keywords: Disinhibition
Mentally disordered offenders
Event-related potentials
Magnetic resonance imaging
Abstract: Disinhibitory psychopathology refers to maladaptive behavioral expressions stemming from problems with impulse control. Despite a robust association with antisocial and criminal behavior, knowledge about the neurobehavioral correlates of disinhibitory psychopathology is still lacking. The aims of this thesis were to (1) quantify the prevalence of disinhibitory psychopathology, (2) examine associations between disinhibitory psychopathology and neurocognitive function as well as (3) brain structur... more
ISBN: 978-91-8009-088-9
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