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1. Miyake, A., Friedman, N. P., Emerson, M. J., Witzki, A. H., Howerter, A., & Wager, T.D. (2000). Fractionating the Central Executive: Evidence for Separability of Executive Functions. Cognitive Psychology, 41, 49-100.

2. Phan, K. L., Wager, T. D., Taylor, S. F., & Liberzon, I. (2002). Functional Neuroanatomy of Emotion: A Meta-Analysis of Emotion Activation Studies in PET and fMRI. Neuroimage, 16, 331-348.

3. Sylvester, C.-Y. C., Wager, T. D., Lacey, S. C., Jonides, J., Smith, E. E., Hernandez, L., & Nichols, T. E. (2003). Switching attention and resolving interference: fMRI measures of executive functions. Neuropsychologia, 41, 357-370.

4. Wager, T. D. & Nichols, T. E. (2003) Optimization of Experimental Design in fMRI: A General Framework Using a Genetic Algorithm. Neuroimage, 18, 293-309.

5. Wager, T. D., Phan, K. L., Liberzon, I., & Taylor, S. F. (2003) Valence, gender, and lateralization of functional brain anatomy in emotion: A meta-analysis of findings from neuroimaging. Neuroimage, 19, 513-531.

6. Wager, T. D., Rilling, J., Smith, E. E., Sokolik, A., Casey, K., Kosslyn, S. M., Davidson, R.J., Rose, R. M., Cohen, J. D. Placebo-induced changes in fMRI in the anticipation and experience of pain.   Science, 303, 1162-1167.

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7. Wager, T. D. & Smith, E. E. (2003). Neuroimaging and working memory: A meta-analysis. Cognitive, Affective, and Behavioral Neuroscience, 3, 255-274.

8. Taylor, S. F., Welsh, R. C., Wager, T. D., Phan, K. L., Fitzgerald, K. D., & Gehring, W. J. (2004). A functional neuroimaging   study of motivation and executive function. Neuroimage, 21(3), 1045-1054.

9. Phan, K. L., Wager, T. D., Taylor, S. F., & Liberzon, I. (2004). Functional neuroimaging studies of human emotions. CNS Spectr, 9(4), 258-266.

10. Wager, T. D., Reading, S., & Jonides, J. (2004). Neuroimaging studies of shifting attention: a meta-analysis. Neuroimage, 22(4), 1679-1693.

11. Keller, M. C., Fredrickson, B. L., Ybarra, O., Cote, S., Johnson, K., Mikels, J., and Wager, T. (2005).  A warm heart and a clear head: The effects of weather on human mood and cognition.  Journal of Personality and Social Psychology.

12. Nichols, T., Brett, M., Andersson, J., Wager, T., & Poline, J. B. (2005). Valid conjunction inference with the minimum statistic. Neuroimage, 25(3), 653-660.

13. Wager, T. D., Keller, M. C., Lacey, S. C., & Jonides, J. (2005). Increased sensitivity in neuroimaging analyses using robust regression. Neuroimage, 26(1), 99-113.

14. Wager, T. D., Vazquez, A., Hernandez, L., & Noll, D. C. (2005). Accounting for nonlinear BOLD effects in fMRI: parameter estimates and a model for prediction in rapid event-related studies. Neuroimage, 25(1), 206-218.

15. Wager, T. D., Sylvester, C. Y., Lacey, S. C., Nee, D. E., Franklin, M., & Jonides, J. (2005). Common and unique components of response inhibition revealed by fMRI. Neuroimage, 27(2), 323-340.

16. Wager, T. D. (2005). The neural bases of placebo effects in anticipation and pain. Seminars in Pain Medicine, 3(1), 22-30.

17. Wager, T. D., Jonides, J., Smith, E. E., & Nichols, T. E. (2005). Towards a taxonomy of attention-shifting: Individual differences in fMRI during multiple shift types. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci, 5(2), 127-143.

18. Wager, T. D.  (2005).  The neural bases of placebo effects.  Current Directions in Psychological Science, 14(4), 175-179.

19. Benedetti, F., Mayberg,H. S., Wager,T. D., Stohler, C. S., Zubieta, J. K. (2005). Neurobiological Mechanisms of the Placebo Effect.  Journal of Neuroscience, 25(45), 10390-10402.

20. Wager, T. D., Jonides, J., Smith, E. E. (2006). Individual differences in multiple types of shifting attention.  Memory & Cognition, 34(8), 1730-1743.

21. Wager, T. D., Matre, D., Casey, K. L.  (2006). Placebo effects in laser-evoked pain potentials.  Brain, Behavior, and Immunology, 20(3):219-30

22. Feldmann-Barrett, L. & Wager, T. D. (2006). The Structure of Emotion: Evidence from neuroimaging studies. Current Directions in Psychological Science, 15(2), 79-83.

23. Summerfield, C., Greene, M., Wager, T., Egner, T., Hirsch, J., & Mangels, J. (2006). Neocortical connectivity during episodic memory formation. Public Library of Science, 4(5): e128.

24.Lindquist, M. A., Waugh, C., & Wager, T. D. (2007). Modeling state-related fMRI activity using change-point theory. NeuroImage, 35(3), 1125-1141.

25. Wager, T. D., Lindquist, M., & Kaplan, L. (2007). Meta-analysis of functional neuroimaging data: Current and future directions. Social, Cognitive, and Affective Neuroscience, 2(2), 150-158.

26. Wager, T. D., Scott, D. J., & Zubieta, J. K. (2007). Placebo effects on human mu-opioid activity during pain. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, 104, 11056-11061.

27. Nee, D. E., Wager, T. D., & Jonides, J. (2007). Interference resolution: Insights from a meta-analysis of neuroimaging tasks. Cogn Affect Behav Neurosci, 7(1), 1-17.

28. Lindquist, M. and Wager, T. D. (2006). Validity and Power in Hemodynamic Response Modeling: A comparison study and a new approach. Human Brain Mapping. 28(8), 764-784

29. Stern, E. R., Wager, T. D., Egner, T., Hirsch, J., & Mangels, J. A. (2007). Preparatory neural activity predicts performance on a conflict task. Brain Research, 1176, 92-102.

30. Zaki, J., Ochsner, K. N., Hanelin, J., Wager, T. D., & Mackey, S. C. (2007). Different circuits for different pain: Patterns of functional connectivity reveal distinct networks for processing pain in self and others. Social Neuroscience, 2(3&4), 276 - 291.

31. Etkin, A., & Wager, T. D. (2007). Functional Neuroimaging of Anxiety: a Meta-Analysis of Emotional Processing in PTSD, Social Anxiety Disorder and Specific Phobia. American Journal of Psychiatry.

32. Lindquist, M., & Wager, T. D. (2008). Spatial Smoothing in fMRI using Prolate Spheroidal Wave Functions. Human Brain Mapping, 11, 1276-1287.

33. Kober, H., Barrett, L. F., Joseph, J., Bliss-Moreau, E., Lindquist,K., & Wager, T. D. (2008). Functional grouping and cortical-subcortical interactions in emotion: A meta-analysis of neuroimaging studies. Neuroimage, 42, 998-1031.

34. Wager, T. D., Hughes, B., Davidson, M., Lindquist, M. L., & Ochsner, K. N. (2008). Prefrontal-subcortical pathways mediating successful emotion regulation. Neuron, 59, 1037-1050.

35. Purkayastha, S., Wager, T. D., & Nichols, T. E. (2008). Inferring individual differences in fMRI: Finding brain regions with significant within subject correlation. Statistica Sinica.PROOF

36. Loh, J.M., Lindquist, M.A., Wager, T.D. (in press). Residual Analysis for Detecting Mis-modeling in fMRI. Statistica Sinica.

37. Waugh, C., Wager, T. D., Fredrickson, B. L., Noll, D. C. & Taylor, S. F. (2008). The neural correlates of trait resilience when anticipating and recovering from threat. Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience.

38. Grinband, J., Wager, T.D., Lindquist, M.A., Ferrera, V., and Hirsch, J. (2008). Detection of time-varying signals in event-related fMRI designs. Neuroimage, 43, 509-520.

39. Lindquist, M.A., Loh, J.M., Atlas, L.Y., and Wager, T.D. (2009). Modeling the hemodynamic response function in fMRI: Efficiency, bias and mis-modeling. Neuroimage,45(1Suppl),S187-98.

40. Wager, T. D., Lindquist, M. A., Nichols, T. E., Kober, H., & Van Snellenberg, J. (2009). Evaluating the consistency and specificity of neuroimaging data using meta-analysis. NeuroImage, 45(1), S210-S221. PROOF

41. Salimi-Khorshidi, G., Smith, S., Keltner, J., Wager, T. D., & Nichols, T. E. (2009). Meta-analysis of neuroimaging data: A comparison of image-based and coordinate-based pooling of studies. NeuroImage, 45(3), 810-823.

42. Lane, R., Waldstein, S.R., Critchley, H.D., Derbyshire, S., Drossman, D., Wager, T.D., Schneiderman, N., Chesney, M., Jennings, J.R., Lovallo, W., et al.(2009) Psychsomatic Medicine, 71,135-51. The rebirth of neuroscience in psychosomatic medicine, part II: Clinical applications and implications for research.

43. Leotti, L.A. & Wager, T.D. Motivational influences on response inhibition measures. Journal of Experimental Psychology: Human Perception and Performance, in press.PROOF

44.Wager, T. D., Waugh, C., Lindquist, M., Noll, D. C., Fredrickson, B. L., & Taylor, S. E. (in press). Brain mediators of cardiovascular responses to social threat, Part I: Reciprocal dorsal and ventral sub-regions of the medial prefrontal cortex and heart-rate reactivity. Neuroimage.

45.Wager, T. D., van Ast, V., Hughes, B., Davidson, M. L., Lindquist, M. A., & Ochsner, K. N. (in press). Brain mediators of cardiovascular responses to social threat, Part II: Prefrontal-subcortical pathways and relationship with anxiety. Neuroimage.

46.Lane, R.D., and Wager, T.D. (2009). Introduction to a special issue of neuroimage on brain-body medicine. Neuroimage.

47. Lane, R.D., and Wager, T.D. (2009). The New Field of Brain-Body Medicine: What Have We Learned and Where Are We Headed? Neuroimage.

47. Robinson, L. F., Wager, T. D., & Lindquist, M. A. (2009). Change point estimation in multi-subject fMRI studies. Neuroimage, 49, 1581-1592.

48. Kober, H., & Wager, T. D. (in press). Meta-analyses of neuroimaging data. Wiley Interdisciplinary Reviews: Cognitive Science.

49. Buhle, J., & Wager, T. D. (in press). Performance-dependent inhibition of pain by an executive working memory task. Pain.

50. Atlas, L. Y., Bolger, N., Lindquist, M. A., Wager, T. D. (2010). Brain mediators of predictive cue effects on perceived pain. Journal of Neuroscience.     Additional Details

Book Chapters and commentaries

1. Wager, T. D. (2001). Life after gifted education: A reflection on what ‘giftedness’ means. Understanding our Gifted (volume info missing).

2. Hernandez, L., Wager, T.D., & Jonides, J. (2002). Introduction to Functional Brain Imaging. In John Wixted and Hal Pashler (Eds.), Stevens Handbook of Experimental Psychology, Third Edition, Volume 4: Methodology in Experimental Psychology. New York: John Wiley and Sons,Inc.

3. Jonides, J., Wager, T.D., & Badre, D.T. (2002). Neuroimaging Studies of Memory. In Encyclopedia of the Human Brain. San Diego: Academic Press.

4. Jonides, J., Sylvester, C.-Y. C., Lacey, S .C., Wager, T. D., Nichols, T.E. and Awh, E. (2003). Modules of Working Memory. In R. H. Kluwe, G. Luer, and F. Rosler (Eds.). Principles of Working Memory. Boston: Birkhaeuser Publishing Ltd.

5. Wager, T. (2004). Painful deception - Response. Science, 304, 1110-1111.

6. Wager, T. D., & Feldman Barrett, L. (2004). From affect to control: Functional specialization of the insula in motivation and regulation. Published online at PsycExtra

7. Wager, T. D., & Ochsner, K. N. (2005). Sex differences in the emotional brain. Neuroreport. 16(2), 85-87.

8. Wager, T. D. (2005). Expectations and anxiety as mediators of placebo effects in pain. Pain, 115(3), 225-226.

9. Wager, T. D. & Nitschke, J. (2005). Placebo effects in the brain: Linking mental and physiological processes. Brain, Behavior, and Immunity, 19, 281-282.

10. Wager, T.D. (2006). Do We Need to Study the Brain to Understand the Mind? APS Observer, 19(9), 25-27.

11. Wager, T. D., Hernandez, L., Jonides, J., & Lindquist, M. (2007). Elements of functional neuroimaging. In J. T. Cacioppo, L. G. Tassinary & G. G. Berntson (Eds.), Handbook of Psychophysiology (4th ed., pp. 19-55). Cambridge: Cambridge University Press.

12. Lindquist, M. and Wager, T. D., (in press). Application of change-point theory to modeling state-related activity in fMRI. In Applied Data Analytic Techniques for "Turning Points Research".

13. Wager, T. D., Barrett, L. F., Bliss-Moreau, E., Lindquist, K., Duncan, S., Kober, H., et al. (in press). The Neuroimaging of Emotion. In M. Lewis (Ed.), Handbook of Emotion.

14. Atlas, L.Y., Wager. T. D. (in press). Placebo effects. In: Encyclopedia of consciousness

15. Atlas, L.Y., Wager. T. D., Dahl, K., and Smith, E. E. (in press). Placebo effects. In: Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

16. Wager. T. D., Lindquist, M., and Hernandez, L. (in press). Essentials of functional neuroimaging. In: Handbook of Neuroscience for the Behavioral Sciences

17. Van Snellenberg, J.X. & Wager, T.D. (in press). Cognitive and Motivational Functions of the Human Prefrontal Cortex, E. Goldberg and D. Bougakov, Editors. in press.PROOF

18. Atlas, L.Y., Wager. T. D. (in press). The neural bases of placebo effects. In: Imagination and Medicine.

19. Buhle, J., Wager, T., & Smith, E. E. (in press). Using the Stroop Task to Study Emotion Regulation. In Y. Trope, R. Hassin & K. N. Ochsner (Eds.), The Handbook of Self Control.

20. Lieberman, M.D. Berkman, E.T. & Wager, T.D. (in press). Correlations in social neuroscience aren’t voodoo: A reply to Vul et al. ACCEPTED MS

21. Buhle, J., & Wager, T. D. (2010). Does meditation training lead to enduring changes in the anticipation and experience of pain? Pain.

22. Buhle, J., Wager, T. D., & Smith, E. E. (2010). Using the Stroop Task to study emotion regulation. In: Hassin, R. R., Oschner, K. N., Trope, T. (Eds.), Self Control in Society, Mind, and Brain.

23. Etkin, A., & Wager, T. D. (2010). Brain systems underlying anxiety disorders: a view from neuroimaging. In: Simpson, H. B., Schneier, F., Neria, Y., Lewis-Fernandez, R. (Eds.), Anxiety Disorders: Theory, Research and Clinical Perspectives (Cambridge Medicine).




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