Table 1.

Receiving negative feedback (event 1) minus control feedback (event 5)

Anatomical areaStereotaxic coordinatest statpvalue
Positive peaks
 Mid-dorsolateral prefrontal cortex (areas 46, 9/46)
  Left−50 30 235.26<0.01
  Right42 30 284.15<0.05*
 Mid-ventrolateral prefrontal cortex (area 47/12)
  Left−36 20 −27.65<0.001
  Right34 22 26.44<0.001
 Anterior cingulate cortex (area 32 rostral)
  Left−8 20 425.27<0.01
  Right3 26 465.26<0.01
4 14 505.15<0.01
 Posterior prefrontal cortex (junction of areas 6, 8, 44)
  Left−44 16 304.92<0.05
  Right48 14 284.98<0.05
  (Area 8) Right41 12 404.47<0.05*
 Lateral premotor cortex (area 6)
  Left−38 2 306.21<0.001
−46 4 305.47<0.001
  Right32 12 544.82<0.05
 Posterior parietal cortex (area 40)
  Left−44 −46 464.94<0.01
−34 −52 445.23<0.01
  Right34 −46 445.18<0.01
 Posterior parietal cortex (area 7)
  Left−30 −64 486.40<0.001
−14 −74 566.16<0.001
  Right30 −56 526.41<0.001
16 −76 446.18<0.001
 Prestriate cortex (area 19)
  Left−26 −68 346.92<0.001
−26 −86 306.20<0.001
  Right31 −66 285.99<0.001
35 −74 246.36<0.001
 Mediodorsal thalamus
  Left−8 −22 104.86<0.05
  Right6 −16 104.90<0.05
10 −10 44.76<0.05
8 −10 84.73<0.05
 Caudate nucleus
  Left−16 14 43.67<0.05*
  Right12 12 33.31<0.05*
Negative peaks
 Medial frontal gyrus (area 10)
  Left−12 52 10−5.60<0.001
 Motor cingulate region (area 24)
  Left0 −6 40−5.60<0.001
−10 −12 44−4.71<0.05
 Motor cortex (area 4)
  Left−32 −24 60−5.28<0.01
−38 −32 58−4.94<0.05
−30 −16 62−4.74<0.05
 Posterior parietal cortex (area 40)
  Left−34 −28 58−5.29<0.01
−64 −38 32−4.83<0.05
  Right62 −28 26−4.93<0.05
50 −28 20−4.65<0.05
 Putamen
  Left−26 −10 6−5.32<0.01
  Right28 −12 4−4.32<0.05*
  • All p values corrected for multiple comparisons.

  • * Significant by cluster size analysis.