UCL Queen Square Institute of Neurology



Newest Pre-prints & Open Access Publications

  • Ainslie Johnstone, Fran Brander, Kate KellySven Bestmann, Nick Ward. The influenceof common, CNS-acting, drug prescriptions on outcomes from an intensive upper-limb rehabilitation program. medRxiv (posted 23/10/2020) read here

  • Svenja Espenhahn, Holly E Rossiter, Bernadette C M van Wijk, Nellie Redman, Jane M Rondina, Joern Diedrichsen, Nick S Ward. Motor cortex beta oscillations reflect motor skill learning ability after stroke. Brain Commun 2020 fcaa161 read here

  • Kelly K, Brander F, Ward NS, Hayward K. Pushing the limits of recovery in chronic stroke survivors: User perceptions of the Queen Square Upper Limb Neurorehabilitation Programme. BMJ Open 2020; 10(10),e036481 read here 

  • Liew, S.-L., Zavaliangos-Petropulu, A., Jahanshad, N., Lang, C. E., Hayward, K. S., Lohse, K., Juliano, J. M., Assogna, F., Baugh, L. A., Bhattacharya, A. K., Borich, M. R., Boyd, L. A., Brodtmann, A., Buetefisch, C. M., Byblow, W. D., Cassidy, J. M., Conforto, A. B., Craddock, R. C., Dimyan, M. A., Dula, A. N., Ermer, E., Etherton, M. R., Fercho, K. A., Gregory, C. M., Hadidchi, S., Holguin, J. A., Hwang, D. H., Jung, S., Kautz, S. A., Khlif, M. S., Khoshab, N., Kim, B., Kim, H., Kuceyeski, A., Lotze, M., MacIntosh, B. J., Margetis, J. L., Mohamed, F. B., Piras, F., Ramos-Murguialday, A., Richard, G., Roberts, P., Robertson, A. D., Rondina, J. M., Rost, N. S., Sanossian, N., Schweighofer, N., Shiroishi, M. S., Soekadar, S. R., Spalletta, G., Stinear, C. M., Suri, A., Tang, W. K. W., Thielman, G. T., Vecchio, D., Villringer, A., Ward, N. S., Werden, E., Westlye, L. T., Winstein, C., Wittenberg, G. F., Wong, K. A., Yu, C., Cramer, S. C., & Thompson, P. M. (2020). The ENIGMA Stroke Recovery Working Group: Big data neuroimaging to study brain-behavior relationships after stroke. PsyArXiv. doi:10.31234/osf.io/wu7mh

  • Sasha Ondobaka, Nick Ward, Annapoorna Kuppuswamy. Inter-hemispheric inhibition in stroke survivors is related to fatigue and cortical excitability. bioRxiv (posted 11/11/2019) read here

  • Isobel F Turner, Nick S Ward, Annapoorna Kuppuswamy. Fatigue, effort perception and central activation failure in chronic stroke survivors: a TMS and fMRI investigation. bioRxiv (posted 04/11/2019) read here

  • Paul M. Jenkinson, Cristina Papadaki, Sahba Besharati, Valentina Moro, Valeria Gobbetto, Laura Crucianelli, Louise P. Kirsch, Renato Avesani, Nick S. Ward, Aikaterini Fotopoulou. Welcoming back my arm: Affective touch increases body ownership following right hemisphere stroke. bioRxiv (posted 22/11/2019) read here

  • Carys Evans, Clarissa Bachmann, Jenny Lee, Evridiki Gregoriou, Nick Ward, Sven Bestmann. Dose-controlled tDCS reduces electric field intensity variability at a cortical target site. bioRxiv (posted 05/10/2019) read here

  •  Louise P. Kirsch, Sahba Besharati, Christina Papadaki, Laura Crucianelli, Sara Bertagnoli, Nick Ward, Valentina Moro, Paul M. Jenkinson, Aikaterini Fotopoulou. Damage to the Right Insula Disrupts the Perception of Affective Touch. bioRxiv (posted 28/03/2019) read here

  • Ward NS, Brander F, Kelly K. Intensive upper limb neurorehabilitation in chronic stroke: outcomes from the Queen Square programmeJ Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 2019 May;90(5):498-506. read here

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