Thomas H Bak

Summary

Affiliation: University of Edinburgh
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A cognitive bedside assessment beyond the MMSE: the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:245-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Corticobasal degeneration as a cognitive disorder
    Naida L Graham
    University Neurology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 18:1224-32. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological correlates in frontotemporal dementia
    John R Hodges
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, The University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Ann Neurol 56:399-406. 2004
  4. pmc Motor neuron disease and frontotemporal dementia: One, two, or three diseases?
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol 13:S81-8. 2010
  5. doi request reprint What wires together dies together: verbs, actions and neurodegeneration in motor neuron disease
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Edinburgh, UK
    Cortex 48:936-44. 2012
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitative tractography and tract shape modeling in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Mark E Bastin
    Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Brain Research Imaging Centre, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease Research, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:1140-5. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint The neuroscience of action semantics in neurodegenerative brain diseases
    Thomas H Bak
    School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences PPLS, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences CCBS, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Curr Opin Neurol 26:671-7. 2013
  8. doi request reprint Executive deficits, not processing speed relates to abnormalities in distinct prefrontal tracts in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Lewis D Pettit
    1 Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease Research, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 136:3290-304. 2013
  9. doi request reprint Use of second-person pronouns and schizophrenia
    Andrew R Watson
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh, Kennedy Tower, Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Morningside Place, Edinburgh EH10 5HF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 200:342-3. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical, imaging and pathological correlates of a hereditary deficit in verb and action processing
    Thomas H Bak
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Brain 129:321-32. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint A cognitive bedside assessment beyond the MMSE: the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Pract Neurol 7:245-9. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Corticobasal degeneration as a cognitive disorder
    Naida L Graham
    University Neurology Unit, University of Cambridge, Cambridge, United Kingdom
    Mov Disord 18:1224-32. 2003
    ..More systematic investigation of the clinical and neuropathological overlap between progressive nonfluent aphasia (generally considered to be a form of frontotemporal dementia) and CBD is needed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Clinicopathological correlates in frontotemporal dementia
    John R Hodges
    Prince of Wales Medical Research Institute, The University of New South Wales, Randwick, New South Wales, Australia
    Ann Neurol 56:399-406. 2004
    ..Therefore, the pathological substrate can be predicted in a significant proportion of FTD patients, which has important implications for studies targeting mechanistic treatments...
  4. pmc Motor neuron disease and frontotemporal dementia: One, two, or three diseases?
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience and Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Ann Indian Acad Neurol 13:S81-8. 2010
    ....
  5. doi request reprint What wires together dies together: verbs, actions and neurodegeneration in motor neuron disease
    Thomas H Bak
    Human Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Edinburgh, UK
    Cortex 48:936-44. 2012
    ..At the same time it highlights the importance of MND for cognitive neuroscience and, in particular, for theories of embodied cognition...
  6. ncbi request reprint Quantitative tractography and tract shape modeling in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Mark E Bastin
    Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Brain Research Imaging Centre, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease Research, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom Centre for Cognitive Ageing and Cognitive Epidemiology, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, United Kingdom
    J Magn Reson Imaging 38:1140-5. 2013
    ....
  7. ncbi request reprint The neuroscience of action semantics in neurodegenerative brain diseases
    Thomas H Bak
    School of Philosophy, Psychology and Language Sciences PPLS, Centre for Clinical Brain Sciences CCBS, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Curr Opin Neurol 26:671-7. 2013
    ..This review presents the main currents of research, examining their theoretical underpinnings in an interdisciplinary context...
  8. doi request reprint Executive deficits, not processing speed relates to abnormalities in distinct prefrontal tracts in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Lewis D Pettit
    1 Euan MacDonald Centre for Motor Neurone Disease Research, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK
    Brain 136:3290-304. 2013
    ....
  9. doi request reprint Use of second-person pronouns and schizophrenia
    Andrew R Watson
    Division of Psychiatry, University of Edinburgh, Kennedy Tower, Royal Edinburgh Hospital, Morningside Place, Edinburgh EH10 5HF, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 200:342-3. 2012
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Clinical, imaging and pathological correlates of a hereditary deficit in verb and action processing
    Thomas H Bak
    MRC Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Addenbrooke s Hospital, UK
    Brain 129:321-32. 2006
    ..By demonstrating a link between pathology, genetics, imaging and abstract cognitive impairments this study advances our understanding of degenerative brain disease with implications for both neuroscience and clinical practice...
  11. ncbi request reprint Adaptation of the ACE for a Malayalam speaking population in southern India
    P S Mathuranath
    Cognition and Behavioural Neurology Center CBNC, Department of Neurology, Sree Chitra Tirunal Institute for Medical Sciences and Technology SCTIMST, Trivandrum, Kerala, India
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:1188-94. 2004
    ..To adapt the Addenbrooke's Cognitive Examination (ACE) as a dementia-screening tool in a community in south India. To establish that items in the adapted version are equivalent to that in the original...
  12. ncbi request reprint The effects of motor neurone disease on language: further evidence
    Thomas H Bak
    Medical Research Council Cognition and Brain Sciences Unit, Cambridge, UK
    Brain Lang 89:354-61. 2004
    ..N., a pathologically confirmed case of MND/dementia. Finally, we attempt to characterise the nature of the linguistic impairment in MND in the light of current debates about the mechanisms underlying noun/verb dissociation...
  13. ncbi request reprint A case of unilateral neglect in Huntington's disease
    Aileen K Ho
    Cambridge Centre for Brain Repair, Cambridge University, Forvie Site, Robinson Way, Cambridge, UK
    Neurocase 9:261-73. 2003
    ..However, as this was only apparent at a threshold below that normally considered acceptable (due to the resulting number of false positives), this possible account of the neglect must be viewed very cautiously...