Affiliation: Swinburne University of Technology
- Neurocognitive effects of multivitamin supplementation on the steady state visually evoked potential (SSVEP) measure of brain activity in elderly womenHelen Macpherson
Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, 427 451 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, Vic, 3122, Australia
Physiol Behav 107:346-54. 2012..Fewer studies have investigated the effects of these substances on brain activity...
- A steady state visually evoked potential investigation of memory and ageingHelen Macpherson
Brain Sciences Institute, Swinburne University of Technology, 400 Burwood Rd, Hawthorn, Victoria 3122, Australia
Brain Cogn 69:571-9. 2009..The results provide support for compensatory processes in the aging brain; at lower task demands, older adults demonstrate reduced neural activity, whereas at greater task demands neural activity is increased...
- Memory improvements in elderly women following 16 weeks treatment with a combined multivitamin, mineral and herbal supplement: A randomized controlled trialHelen Macpherson
Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, NICM Collaborative Centre for Neurocognition, Swinburne University of Technology, 427 451 Burwood Road, Hawthorn, Melbourne, Vic, 3122, Australia
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 220:351-65. 2012..This randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial was conducted to investigate the effects of 16 weeks multivitamin supplementation (Swisse Women's 50+ Ultivite ®) on cognition in elderly women...
- Effects of a multivitamin, mineral and herbal supplement on cognition and blood biomarkers in older men: a randomised, placebo-controlled trialElizabeth Harris
NICM Collaborative Centre for Neurocognition, Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Hawthorn, Victoria, Australia
Hum Psychopharmacol 27:370-7. 2012..Nutritional and vitamin status may be related to cognitive function and decline in older adults. The aim of this study was to investigate the effects of nutritional supplementation on cognition in older men...
- Glucose administration and cognitive function: differential effects of age and effort during a dual task paradigm in younger and older adultsHelen Macpherson
Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Vic, 3122, Australia
Psychopharmacology (Berl) 232:1135-42. 2015..However, the extent to which this glucose facilitation effect is uniform across the lifespan is uncertain...
- Multivitamin-multimineral supplementation and mortality: a meta-analysis of randomized controlled trialsHelen Macpherson
Center for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University of Technology, Hawthorn, Australia
Am J Clin Nutr 97:437-44. 2013..Multivitamins are the most commonly used supplement in the developed world. Recent epidemiologic findings suggest that multivitamin use increases the risk of mortality...
- Effects of multivitamin, mineral and herbal supplement on cognition in younger adults and the contribution of B group vitaminsAndrew Pipingas
Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia
Hum Psychopharmacol 29:73-82. 2014..This randomised, double-blind, placebo-controlled study investigated the cognitive effects of 16-week multivitamin supplementation in adults aged 20-49 years...
- Glucose enhancement of recognition memory: differential effects on effortful processing but not aspects of 'remember-know' responsesAndrew Scholey
Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne Vic 3122, Australia
Neuropharmacology 64:544-9. 2013..This article is part of a Special Issue entitled 'Cognitive Enhancers'...
- Switching to a 10-day Mediterranean-style diet improves mood and cardiovascular function in a controlled crossover studyJaime Lee
School of Health Sciences, Centre for Human Psychopharmacology, Swinburne University, Melbourne, Australia
Nutrition 31:647-52. 2015..The aim of the present study was to assess the effects of switching to a 10-d Mediterranean-style diet on mood, cognition, and cardiovascular measures...