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Techniques in Neuropsychology (PSYC3527)

Techniques in Human Neuropsychology, 2019/20, Semester 2
Dr Melanie Burke
Tutor information is taken from the Module Catalogue

Lecture 1 – Intro to Neuropsychology

Kandel ER, Schwartz JH, Jessell TM 2000. Principles of Neural Science, 4th ed. McGraw-Hill, New York. ISBN 0-8385-7701-6.

Lecture 2 – Introduction to EEG

Luck, S. J. (2005). An introduction to event-related potentials and their neural origins, in An introduction to the event-related potential technique. Cambridge, MA: MIT Press.    

Luck , S.J. (2012). Event-Related Potentials, in Long, D.L. (Ed.), APA Handbook of Research Methods in Psychology.

Kappenman, E. S., & Luck, S. J. (2012). ERP components: The ups and downs of brainwave recordings. In S. J. Luck & E. S. Kappenman (Eds.), Oxford library of psychology. The Oxford handbook of event-related potential components (p. 3–30). Oxford University Press.

Lecture 3 – EEG applications

Vogel, E. K., Luck, S. J. & Shapiro, K. L. (1998). Electrophysiological Evidence for a Postperceptual Locus of Suppression During the Attentional Blink. Journal of experimental psychology. Human perception and performance, 24, 1656-1674.

Vogel, E.K., & Luck, S.J. (2002). Delayed working memory consolidation during the attentional blink. Psychonomic bulletin and review, 9, 739-743.

Lecture 4 – Introduction to MRI/fMRI

MRI/fMRI primer by Douglas Noll ( )

Lecture 5 – Application of fMRI

Soares José M., et al., (2016) A Hitchhiker's Guide to Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging. Frontiers in Neuroscience, 10, article 515.

Orringer, D. A., Vago, D. R., & Golby, A. J. (2012). Clinical applications and future directions of functional MRI. Seminars in neurology, 32(4), 466–475. doi:10.1055/s-0032-1331816

Lecture 6 – Introduction to fNIRS

Ferrari, M. Quaresima, V (2012) A brief review of the history of human fNIRS development and fields of application. Neuroimage, 63: 921-935.

Yücel, M.A. Selb, J.J. Huppert, T.J. Franceschini, M.A. Boas, D.A. (2017) Functional near infrared Spectroscopy: enabling routine functional brain imaging. Current opinions in biomedical engineering., 4: 78-86

Lecture 7 – Applications of fNIRS

Boas, D.A. Elwell, C.E. Ferrari, M. Taga, G. (2019) Twenty years of functional near-infra-red spectroscopy: introduction for the special issue. Neuroimage, 85: 1 – 5.

Ehlis, A-C. Schneider, S. Dresler, T. Fallgatter, A.J. (2014) Application of functional near-infrared spectroscopy in psychiatry. Neuroimage, 85(1): 478:488.

Lecture 9 – Introduction to TMS

Walsh and Cowey (1998) Magnetic stimulation studies of visual cognition. Trends in cognitive sciences. 2(3), 103 -110

Vincent Walsh and Matthew Rushworth (1999) A primer of magnetic stimulation as a tool for neuropsychology. Neuropsychologia. 37, 125 – 135.

Bolongninia and Ro (2010) Transcranial Magnetic Stimulation: Disrupting neural activity to alter and assess brain function. Journal of neuroscience. ISSN: 0270-6474., 30(29): 9647-9650.

Lecture 10 – Applications of TMS

Brunoni, Lopes, Kaptchuk and Fregni (2009) Placebo response of non-pharmacological and pharmacological trials in major depression: A systematic review and meta analysis. PLoS ONE ISSN: 1932-6203, (4)3: e4824.

Ackerley, Stinear, Barber and Byblow (2010) Combing theta burst stimulation with training after subcortical stroke. Stroke. ISSN: 0039-2499, 41:1568-1572

Schlag et al (2008) Transcranial Direct Current Stimulation in Stroke Recovery. Archives of neurology. 65(12): 1571-1576.

This list was last updated on 03/12/2019