Catherine Mercier

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time modulation of visual feedback on human full-body movements in a virtual mirror: development and proof-of-concept
    Meyke Roosink
    Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 12:2. 2015
  2. pmc Effect of painful and non-painful sensorimotor manipulations on subjective body midline
    Jason Bouffard
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration Sociale Québec, QC, Canada Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval Quebec, QC, Canada
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:77. 2013
  3. pmc Use of an innovative model to evaluate mobility in seniors with lower-limb amputations of vascular origin: a pilot study
    Claude Vincent
    Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, 525 Wilfrid Hamel Blvd East, Québec Québec, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:68. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint Training with virtual visual feedback to alleviate phantom limb pain
    Catherine Mercier
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Bron, France
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:587-94. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint Mapping phantom movement representations in the motor cortex of amputees
    Catherine Mercier
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, CNRS, Bron, France
    Brain 129:2202-10. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint The map is not the territory: motor system reorganization in upper limb amputees
    Martin Gagné
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:509-19. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint I am touched by your pain: limb-specific modulation of the cortical response to a tactile stimulation during pain observation
    Julien I A Voisin
    Departement de Readaptation, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 12:1182-9. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Is somatosensory excitability more affected by the perspective or modality content of motor imagery?
    Julien I A Voisin
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Canada Département de réadaptation, Universite Laval, Canada
    Neurosci Lett 493:33-7. 2011
  9. pmc Modulation of brain activity during action observation: influence of perspective, transitivity and meaningfulness
    Sébastien Hétu
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e24728. 2011
  10. ncbi request reprint Modulation of the response to a somatosensory stimulation of the hand during the observation of manual actions
    Julien I A Voisin
    Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration sociale, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 208:11-9. 2011

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Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Real-time modulation of visual feedback on human full-body movements in a virtual mirror: development and proof-of-concept
    Meyke Roosink
    Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
    J Neuroeng Rehabil 12:2. 2015
    ..The primary objective of this proof-of-concept study was to assess the ability of healthy subjects to detect scaled feedback on trunk flexion movements...
  2. pmc Effect of painful and non-painful sensorimotor manipulations on subjective body midline
    Jason Bouffard
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration Sociale Québec, QC, Canada Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval Quebec, QC, Canada
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:77. 2013
    ..Interestingly, it appears to be easier to bias SBM toward the right side, regardless of the modality and of the stimulated side...
  3. pmc Use of an innovative model to evaluate mobility in seniors with lower-limb amputations of vascular origin: a pilot study
    Claude Vincent
    Centre for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, 525 Wilfrid Hamel Blvd East, Québec Québec, Canada
    BMC Geriatr 10:68. 2010
    ..The second objective of this pilot study was to assess the feasibility of measuring all variables in the model in a residential context...
  4. ncbi request reprint Training with virtual visual feedback to alleviate phantom limb pain
    Catherine Mercier
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Bron, France
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 23:587-94. 2009
    ..Performing phantom movements with visual virtual feedback, or mirror therapy, is a promising treatment avenue to alleviate phantom limb pain. However the effectiveness of this approach appears to vary from one patient to another...
  5. ncbi request reprint Mapping phantom movement representations in the motor cortex of amputees
    Catherine Mercier
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, CNRS, Bron, France
    Brain 129:2202-10. 2006
    ..The activation of these representations is probably necessary for the experience of phantom movement...
  6. ncbi request reprint The map is not the territory: motor system reorganization in upper limb amputees
    Martin Gagné
    Center for Interdisciplinary Research in Rehabilitation and Social Integration, Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Hum Brain Mapp 32:509-19. 2011
    ..The present results challenge the view that after an upper limb amputation the stump representation moves laterally and occupies a larger M1 territory...
  7. ncbi request reprint I am touched by your pain: limb-specific modulation of the cortical response to a tactile stimulation during pain observation
    Julien I A Voisin
    Departement de Readaptation, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    J Pain 12:1182-9. 2011
    ....
  8. ncbi request reprint Is somatosensory excitability more affected by the perspective or modality content of motor imagery?
    Julien I A Voisin
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Canada Département de réadaptation, Universite Laval, Canada
    Neurosci Lett 493:33-7. 2011
    ..These findings suggest a key role of the kinaesthetic content of motor imagery in recruiting the sensorimotor system...
  9. pmc Modulation of brain activity during action observation: influence of perspective, transitivity and meaningfulness
    Sébastien Hétu
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 6:e24728. 2011
    ..Simultaneous investigation of several sources of modulation during active action observation is probably an approach that could lead to a greater ecological comprehension of this important sensorimotor process...
  10. ncbi request reprint Modulation of the response to a somatosensory stimulation of the hand during the observation of manual actions
    Julien I A Voisin
    Institut de Réadaptation en Déficience Physique de Québec, Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et en Intégration sociale, 525 Boul Hamel, Quebec, QC G1M 2S8, Canada
    Exp Brain Res 208:11-9. 2011
    ..In conclusion, the results show that viewing a hand performing an action or being touched interferes with the processing of somatosensory information arising from the hand...
  11. ncbi request reprint Effect of single-session repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation applied over the hand versus leg motor area on pain after spinal cord injury
    Fanny Jetté
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec, QC, Canada
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 27:636-43. 2013
    ..Neuropathic pain often follows spinal cord injury (SCI)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Decreasing phantom limb pain through observation of action and imagery: a case series
    Geneviève Beaumont
    Ecole de Psychologie, Facultés des sciences sociales, Universite Laval, Quebec, Canada
    Pain Med 12:289-99. 2011
    ..Phantom limb pain is often resistant to treatment. Techniques based on visual-kinesthetic feedback could help reduce it...
  13. pmc Effect of tonic pain on motor acquisition and retention while learning to reach in a force field
    Mélanie Lamothe
    Centre interdisciplinaire de recherche en réadaptation et intégration sociale CIRRIS, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    PLoS ONE 9:e99159. 2014
    ..This suggests that if people learn to move differently in the presence of pain, they might maintain this altered strategy over time. ..
  14. pmc Cortical mapping of the infraspinatus muscle in healthy individuals
    Suzy Ngomo
    Department of Rehabilitation, Faculty of Medicine, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, G1R 1P5, Canada
    BMC Neurosci 14:52. 2013
    ..e. symmetry of the excitability and of the location of motor map between sides), as well as the effect of age and gender on motor excitability...
  15. pmc Tonic pain experienced during locomotor training impairs retention despite normal performance during acquisition
    Jason Bouffard
    Centre Interdisciplinaire de Recherche en Réadaptation et Intégration Sociale, Quebec City, Quebec G1M 2S8, Canada, and Département de réadaptation, Faculte de Medecine, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
    J Neurosci 34:9190-5. 2014
    ..These results suggest that the same motor rehabilitation intervention could be less effective if administered in the presence of pain. ..
  16. ncbi request reprint Persistent hand motor commands in the amputees' brain
    Karen T Reilly
    Institut des Sciences Cognitives, Bron, France
    Brain 129:2211-23. 2006
    ....