Rob Nicolson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain magnetic resonance spectroscopy in Tourette's disorder
    Timothy J DeVito
    Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1301-8. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection and mapping of hippocampal abnormalities in autism
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 148:11-21. 2006
  3. pmc Three-dimensional mapping of the lateral ventricles in autism
    Christine N Vidal
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychiatry Res 163:106-15. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic and neurodevelopmental influences in autistic disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 48:526-37. 2003
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective, open-label trial of galantamine in autistic disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:621-9. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint White matter abnormalities in autism detected through transverse relaxation time imaging
    Janet Hendry
    Department of Medical Biophysics, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 29:1049-57. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence for cortical dysfunction in autism: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging study
    Timothy J DeVito
    Department of Medical Biophysics, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 61:465-73. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of metoclopramide for the treatment of Tourette's disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:640-6. 2005
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental perception of sleep problems in children of normal intelligence with pervasive developmental disorders: prevalence, severity, and pattern
    Jennifer L Couturier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:815-22. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective assessment of citalopram in children and adolescents with pervasive developmental disorders
    Jennifer L Couturier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:243-8. 2002

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Brain magnetic resonance spectroscopy in Tourette's disorder
    Timothy J DeVito
    Department of Medical Biophysics, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:1301-8. 2005
    ....
  2. ncbi request reprint Detection and mapping of hippocampal abnormalities in autism
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 148:11-21. 2006
    ..The increased statistical and spatial power of computational mapping methods provided the ability to detect these differences, which were not found with traditional volumetric methods...
  3. pmc Three-dimensional mapping of the lateral ventricles in autism
    Christine N Vidal
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Psychiatry Res 163:106-15. 2008
    ..These localized reductions in the lateral ventricles may result from exaggerated brain growth early in life...
  4. ncbi request reprint Genetic and neurodevelopmental influences in autistic disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 48:526-37. 2003
    ..However, research in the last 2 decades indicates that autism is largely caused by genetic factors that lead to abnormal brain development. This article reviews research into the genetic and neurodevelopmental factors underlying autism...
  5. ncbi request reprint A prospective, open-label trial of galantamine in autistic disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 16:621-9. 2006
    ..The purpose of this study was to assess the use of galantamine, an acetylcholinesterase inhibitor and nicotinic receptor modulator, in the treatment of interfering behaviors in children with autism...
  6. ncbi request reprint White matter abnormalities in autism detected through transverse relaxation time imaging
    Janet Hendry
    Department of Medical Biophysics, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 29:1049-57. 2006
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint Evidence for cortical dysfunction in autism: a proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging study
    Timothy J DeVito
    Department of Medical Biophysics, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    Biol Psychiatry 61:465-73. 2007
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine cerebral gray and white matter cellular neurochemistry in autism with proton magnetic resonance spectroscopic imaging (MRSI)...
  8. ncbi request reprint A randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trial of metoclopramide for the treatment of Tourette's disorder
    Rob Nicolson
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:640-6. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the efficacy and safety of metoclopramide in the treatment of children and adolescents with tic disorders...
  9. ncbi request reprint Parental perception of sleep problems in children of normal intelligence with pervasive developmental disorders: prevalence, severity, and pattern
    Jennifer L Couturier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 44:815-22. 2005
    ..This study compares parents' perceptions of the prevalence, severity, and pattern of sleep problems in children of normal intelligence with pervasive developmental disorders (PDDs) with a normative comparison group of children...
  10. ncbi request reprint A retrospective assessment of citalopram in children and adolescents with pervasive developmental disorders
    Jennifer L Couturier
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Western Ontario, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Child Adolesc Psychopharmacol 12:243-8. 2002
    ..The results of this case series suggest that citalopram has beneficial effects on some interfering behaviors associated with PDDs with few adverse effects. Controlled trials are warranted...
  11. ncbi request reprint Mapping corpus callosum deficits in autism: an index of aberrant cortical connectivity
    Christine N Vidal
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 7332, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 60:218-25. 2006
    ..In this study, a computational method was used to detect and map the spatial pattern of CC abnormalities in male patients with autism...
  12. ncbi request reprint Dynamically spreading frontal and cingulate deficits mapped in adolescents with schizophrenia
    Christine N Vidal
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, 90095 1769, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:25-34. 2006
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Childhood onset schizophrenia: familial neurocognitive measures
    Peter A Gochman
    Child Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, National Institutes of Health, Building 10, Room 3N202, Bethesda, MD 20892 1600, USA
    Schizophr Res 71:43-7. 2004
    ..Neurocognitive deficits which are seen in families of adult onset schizophrenic patients were examined in healthy family members of patients with childhood-onset schizophrenia (COS)...
  14. ncbi request reprint Comparison of progressive cortical gray matter loss in childhood-onset schizophrenia with that in childhood-onset atypical psychoses
    Nitin Gogtay
    Child Psychiatry Branch, National Institute of Mental Health NIH, Building 10, Room 3N202, 10 Center Drive, MSC 1600, Bethesda, MD 20892 1600, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:17-22. 2004
    ..We hypothesized that cortical GM loss would occur in patients with COS but not in adolescents with atypical psychoses...
  15. ncbi request reprint Amoxapine treatment of interfering behaviors in autistic disorder
    Beth Craven-Thuss
    J Am Acad Child Adolesc Psychiatry 42:515-6. 2003
  16. pmc Structural variation of chromosomes in autism spectrum disorder
    Christian R Marshall
    The Centre for Applied Genomics, The Hospital for Sick Children, Department of Molecular and Medical Genetics, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario M5G 1L7, Canada
    Am J Hum Genet 82:477-88. 2008
    ..Structural variants were found in sufficiently high frequency influencing ASD to suggest that cytogenetic and microarray analyses be considered in routine clinical workup...
  17. ncbi request reprint Structural MRI and brain development
    Paul M Thompson
    Laboratory of Neuro Imaging, Brain Mapping Division, Department of Neurology, University of California, Los Angeles School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095 1769, USA
    Int Rev Neurobiol 67:285-323. 2005