Stuart J Leask

Summary

Affiliation: University of Nottingham
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Adult psychosis, common childhood infections and neurological soft signs in a national birth cohort
    S J Leask
    Department of Psychiatry and Community Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:387-92. 2002
  2. ncbi request reprint Lateralization of verbal ability in pre-psychotic children
    Stuart J Leask
    Nottingham University Department of Psychiatry, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham, NG3 6AA, UK
    Psychiatry Res 136:35-42. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint A single optimum degree of hemispheric specialisation in two tasks, in two UK national birth cohorts
    S J Leask
    University of Nottingham, Department of Psychiatry, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Brain Cogn 62:221-7. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Handedness in Great Britain
    Stuart J Leask
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Laterality 12:559-72. 2007
  5. doi request reprint Beyond symptom dimensions: schizophrenia risk factors for patient groups derived by latent class analysis
    S J Leask
    Division of Psychiatry, Nottingham University, A Floor, South Block, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Schizophr Res 115:346-50. 2009

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. ncbi request reprint Adult psychosis, common childhood infections and neurological soft signs in a national birth cohort
    S J Leask
    Department of Psychiatry and Community Mental Health, University of Nottingham, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 181:387-92. 2002
    ..Neurological soft signs preceding adult-onset schizophrenia suggest a neurodevelopmental origin and could reflect physical illness in childhood...
  2. ncbi request reprint Lateralization of verbal ability in pre-psychotic children
    Stuart J Leask
    Nottingham University Department of Psychiatry, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham, NG3 6AA, UK
    Psychiatry Res 136:35-42. 2005
    ..The findings are consistent with the concept that in psychosis at some critical stage in development there is a failure of lateralization of the components of language...
  3. ncbi request reprint A single optimum degree of hemispheric specialisation in two tasks, in two UK national birth cohorts
    S J Leask
    University of Nottingham, Department of Psychiatry, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Brain Cogn 62:221-7. 2006
    ..These demonstrate that maximal performance, both cognitive and hand function, is found in association with one particular degree of functional lateralization...
  4. ncbi request reprint Handedness in Great Britain
    Stuart J Leask
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Nottingham, Duncan Macmillan House, Porchester Road, Nottingham NG3 6AA, UK
    Laterality 12:559-72. 2007
    ..In both data sets, left-handed writing was significantly more frequent in England than in Scotland and Wales combined. Possible reasons for this difference are discussed...
  5. doi request reprint Beyond symptom dimensions: schizophrenia risk factors for patient groups derived by latent class analysis
    S J Leask
    Division of Psychiatry, Nottingham University, A Floor, South Block, Queen s Medical Centre, Nottingham NG7 2UH, UK
    Schizophr Res 115:346-50. 2009
    ..If so, the effect size of 'neurodevelopmental' risk factors may be greater than in equivalent DSMIV diagnostic groups...