A role for the precuneus in thought–action fusion: Evidence from participants with significant obsessive–compulsive symptoms☆

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Rhiannon Jones; Joydeep Bhattacharya;
  • Publisher: Elsevier
  • Journal: NeuroImage : Clinical, volume 4, pages 112-121 (issn: 2213-1582, eissn: 2213-1582)
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  • Identifiers: doi: 10.1016/j.nicl.2013.11.008, pmc: PMC3871292
  • Subject: Electroencephalography | R858-859.7 | Computer applications to medicine. Medical informatics | Neurology. Diseases of the nervous system | Precuneus | RC346-429 | Thought–action fusion | Default mode network | Obsessive–compulsive disorder | Article

Likelihood thought–action fusion (TAF-L) refers to a cognitive bias in which individuals believe that the mere thought of a negative event increases its likelihood of occurring in reality. TAF-L is most commonly associated with obsessive–compulsive disorder (OCD) but is... View more
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