Nicholas R Burns

Summary

Affiliation: University of Adelaide
Country: Australia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Ginkgo biloba: no robust effect on cognitive abilities or mood in healthy young or older adults
    Nicholas R Burns
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 5005
    Hum Psychopharmacol 21:27-37. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptual learning on inspection time and motion perception
    Nicholas R Burns
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gen Psychol 134:83-100. 2007
  3. doi request reprint Free testosterone levels, attentional control, and processing speed performance in aging men
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology and Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Neuropsychology 23:158-67. 2009
  4. ncbi request reprint A measure of inspection time in 4-year-old children: the Benny Bee IT task
    Sarah E Williams
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Br J Dev Psychol 27:669-80. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Assessing the validity of computer-game-like tests of processing speed and working memory
    Jason McPherson
    University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Behav Res Methods 40:969-81. 2008
  6. pmc The older people, omega-3, and cognitive health (EPOCH) trial design and methodology: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial investigating the effect of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids on cognitive ageing and wellbeing in cognitively healthy older ad
    Vanessa Danthiir
    Preventative Health Research Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Food and Nutritional Sciences, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nutr J 10:117. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint Vulvodynia. Development of a psychosexual profile
    Marek Jantos
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    J Reprod Med 52:63-71. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Testosterone and cognitive function in ageing men: data from the Florey Adelaide Male Ageing Study (FAMAS)
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Maturitas 57:182-94. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint A speeded coding task using a computer-based mouse response
    Jason McPherson
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Behav Res Methods 37:538-44. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Gonadal steroids and visuo-spatial abilities in adult males: implications for generalized age-related cognitive decline
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aging Male 10:17-29. 2007

Detail Information

Publications14

  1. ncbi request reprint Ginkgo biloba: no robust effect on cognitive abilities or mood in healthy young or older adults
    Nicholas R Burns
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia 5005
    Hum Psychopharmacol 21:27-37. 2006
    ..There were no side effects unequivocally attributable to treatment with ginkgo and those reported by participants in the ginkgo groups were mild and similar to those reported elsewhere...
  2. ncbi request reprint Perceptual learning on inspection time and motion perception
    Nicholas R Burns
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    J Gen Psychol 134:83-100. 2007
    ....
  3. doi request reprint Free testosterone levels, attentional control, and processing speed performance in aging men
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology and Discipline of Medicine, University of Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Neuropsychology 23:158-67. 2009
    ..Taken together these results suggest that cEFT levels moderate cognitive functioning performance in males via attentional control processes...
  4. ncbi request reprint A measure of inspection time in 4-year-old children: the Benny Bee IT task
    Sarah E Williams
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Br J Dev Psychol 27:669-80. 2009
    ....
  5. doi request reprint Assessing the validity of computer-game-like tests of processing speed and working memory
    Jason McPherson
    University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    Behav Res Methods 40:969-81. 2008
    ..Relationships between computer-game-like tests and gender, handedness, and computer-game experience are also discussed...
  6. pmc The older people, omega-3, and cognitive health (EPOCH) trial design and methodology: a randomised, double-blind, controlled trial investigating the effect of long-chain omega-3 fatty acids on cognitive ageing and wellbeing in cognitively healthy older ad
    Vanessa Danthiir
    Preventative Health Research Flagship, Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation Food and Nutritional Sciences, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Nutr J 10:117. 2011
    ..TRIAL REGISTRATION: Australia and New Zealand Clinical Trials Register (ANZCTR): ACTRN12607000278437...
  7. ncbi request reprint Vulvodynia. Development of a psychosexual profile
    Marek Jantos
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia
    J Reprod Med 52:63-71. 2007
    ..To assess the psychosexual profile of vulvodynia patients, focusing on the age at onset and age distribution, and to analyze the impact of vulvodynia on the emotional, social and sexual well-being of this patient population...
  8. ncbi request reprint Testosterone and cognitive function in ageing men: data from the Florey Adelaide Male Ageing Study (FAMAS)
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Maturitas 57:182-94. 2007
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A speeded coding task using a computer-based mouse response
    Jason McPherson
    Department of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, SA, Australia
    Behav Res Methods 37:538-44. 2005
    ..Differences between PP and CBMR formats were observed, and it is argued that these may provide information on individual differences in performance not available from traditional coding tests...
  10. ncbi request reprint Gonadal steroids and visuo-spatial abilities in adult males: implications for generalized age-related cognitive decline
    Donel M Martin
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Aging Male 10:17-29. 2007
    ..Further future animal research is required to investigate changes in gonadal steroid levels and their relationship to neurotransmitter systems, neural plasticity, and behavioral correlates...
  11. pmc Dose-related effects of alcohol on cognitive functioning
    Matthew J Dry
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    PLoS ONE 7:e50977. 2012
    ..Only IT met the criteria for a marker for wide-spread application: reliable dose-related decline in a basic process as a function of rising BAC level and easy to use non-invasive task properties...
  12. doi request reprint Endogenous testosterone levels, mental rotation performance, and constituent abilities in middle-to-older aged men
    Donel M Martin
    Discipline of Medicine, Level 6, Eleanor Harrald Building, University of Adelaide, SA 5005 DP509, Australia
    Horm Behav 53:431-41. 2008
    ..Together these data suggest that age-related declines in endogenous testosterone levels in healthy middle-to-older aged men are not associated with generalized age-related cognitive decline...
  13. ncbi request reprint Gs invaders: assessing a computer game-like test of processing speed
    Jason McPherson
    School of Psychology, University of Adelaide, Adelaide, South Australia, Australia
    Behav Res Methods 39:876-83. 2007
    ..We conclude that computer game-like tests of processing speed may provide an alternative or supplementary tool for research and assessment. There is clearly potential to develop game-like tests for other cognitive abilities...
  14. pmc Reduced corticomotor excitability and motor skills development in children born preterm
    Julia B Pitcher
    Research Centre for Early Origins of Health and Disease, Robinson Institute, School of Paediatrics and Reproductive Health, University of Adelaide, SA 5005, Australia
    J Physiol 590:5827-44. 2012
    ..These corticomotor findings have implications for normal motor development, but also raise questions regarding possible longer term consequences of preterm birth on motor function...