Functional brain connectivity related to maladaptive emotion regulation in older adults
AUTHORS: Klimecki O, Baez Lugo S, Vuilleumier P
Nature Aging, 3: 13-14, January 2023
Brain functions and connectivity patterns related to maladaptive emotion regulation are poorly understood. We find that, in older adults subjected to high emotional events, functional connectivity between the default mode network and the amygdala is associated with higher anxiety, rumination and negative thoughts.