Journal Articles (English)

  1. Matsui M, Tanaka K, Yonezawa M, Kurachi M: Activation of the prefrontal cortex during memory learning: a near-infrared spectroscopy study, Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 61 (1), 31-38, 2007.
  2. Matsui M, Arai H, Yonezawa M, Tanaka K, Kurachi M: Influence of instruction on the Japanese Verbal Learning Test in patients with schizophrenia. Schizophrenia Research, 90, 366-367, 2007.
  3. Matsui M, Yuuki H, Kato K, Takeuchi A, Nishiyama S, Bilker W, Kurachi M: Schizotypal disorder and schizophrenia: A profile analysis of neuropsychological functioning in Japanese patients. Journal of International Neuropsychological Society, 13(4), 672-682, 2007.
  4. Matsui M, Sumiyoshi T,Abe R, Kato K, Yuuki H, Kurachi M: Impairment of story memory organization in patients with schizophrenia. Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 61 (4), 437-440, 2007. Corrigenda: Psychiatry and Clinical Neurosciences, 61 (5), 580, 2007.
  5. Kawasaki Y, Suzuki M, Kherif F, Takahashi T, Zhou SY, Nakamura K, Matsui M, Sumiyoshi T, Seto H, Kurachi M.: Multivariate voxel-based morphometry successfully differentiates schizophrenia patients from healthy controls. Neuroimage, 34, 235-252, 2007.
  6. Zhou SY, Suzuki M, Takahashi T, Hagino H, Kawasaki Y, Matsui M, Seto H, Kurachi M. Parietal lobe volume deficits in schizophrenia spectrum disorders. Schizophr Res. 89, 35-48, 2007.
  7. Sumiyoshi T, Higuchi Y, Matsui M, Arai H, Takamiya C, Meltzer HY, Kurachi M: Effective adjunctive use of tandospirone with perospirone for enhancing verbal memory and quality of life in schizophrenia. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology & Biological Psychiatry, 31, 965-967, 2007.
  8. Takeuchi M, Hayashi N, Takaiwa A, Hamada H, Kuwayama N, Hirashima Y, Matsui M, Endo S.: Clinical value of constructional skill testing in patients with secondary normal pressure hydrocephalus. Neurol Med Chir., 47(7), 322-324, 2007.

Presentations in International meeting

  1. Matsui M, Arai H, Yonezawa M, Tanaka K, Kurachi M: Influence of instruction on the Verbal Learning Test in patients with schizophrenia. 35th Annual Meeting of International Neuropsychological Society, 2007, 2, Portland.
  2. Kawasaki Y., Suzuki M., Takahashi T., Iwata T., Sumiyoshi T., Matui M., Kurachi M., Kazukawa S. : Clinical service for young people at risk of deveroping psychosis: Toyama early detection & intervention project. The XIX World Congress of the World Association for Social Psychiartry, 2007, 10, 22, Prague, Czech Republic.
  3. Sumiyoshi T., Kawasaki Y., Higuchi Y., Matsui M., Suzuki M., Kurachi M.: Neurocognitive assessment and pharmacotherapy: Towards prevention of psychosis. In Symposium “First Episode Psychosis: Integrating Neurobiological and Psychosocial determinants of outcome”; World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry – The 2nd International Congress of Biological Psychiatry, 2007, 4, 20, Santiago, Chile.