Alexandra J Richardson

Summary

Affiliation: University of Oxford
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 fatty acids in ADHD and related neurodevelopmental disorders
    Alexandra J Richardson
    Department of Physiology, Human Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:155-72. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid metabolism in neurodevelopmental disorder: a new perspective on associations between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, dyspraxia and the autistic spectrum
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 63:1-9. 2000
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential role of fatty acids in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 63:79-87. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the effects of supplementation with highly unsaturated fatty acids on ADHD-related symptoms in children with specific learning difficulties
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Department of Physiology, Oxford, England, UK
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 26:233-9. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Laterality changes accompanying symptom remission in schizophrenia following treatment with eicosapentaenoic acid
    A J Richardson
    Division of Neurosciences and Psychological Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, Charing Cross Campus, London, UK
    Int J Psychophysiol 34:333-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint The Oxford-Durham study: a randomized, controlled trial of dietary supplementation with fatty acids in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 115:1360-6. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in childhood developmental and psychiatric disorders
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Lab of Physiology and Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kindgdom
    Lipids 39:1215-22. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials of fatty acid treatment in ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and the autistic spectrum
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 70:383-90. 2004
  9. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acid concentrations in red blood cell membranes relate to schizotypal traits in healthy adults
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 69:461-6. 2003
  10. ncbi request reprint Red cell and plasma fatty acid changes accompanying symptom remission in a patient with schizophrenia treated with eicosapentaenoic acid
    A J Richardson
    Division of Neurosciences and Psychological Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, Charing Cross Campus, St Dunstan s Road, London, UK
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 10:189-93. 2000

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 fatty acids in ADHD and related neurodevelopmental disorders
    Alexandra J Richardson
    Department of Physiology, Human Anatomy and Genetics, University of Oxford, UK
    Int Rev Psychiatry 18:155-72. 2006
    ..Given their relative safety and general health benefits, omega-3 fatty acids offer a promising complementary approach to standard treatments...
  2. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid metabolism in neurodevelopmental disorder: a new perspective on associations between attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder, dyslexia, dyspraxia and the autistic spectrum
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 63:1-9. 2000
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint The potential role of fatty acids in attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 63:79-87. 2000
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint A randomized double-blind, placebo-controlled study of the effects of supplementation with highly unsaturated fatty acids on ADHD-related symptoms in children with specific learning difficulties
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Department of Physiology, Oxford, England, UK
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 26:233-9. 2002
    ..Given the safety and tolerability of this simple treatment, results from this pilot study strongly support the case for further investigations...
  5. ncbi request reprint Laterality changes accompanying symptom remission in schizophrenia following treatment with eicosapentaenoic acid
    A J Richardson
    Division of Neurosciences and Psychological Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, Charing Cross Campus, London, UK
    Int J Psychophysiol 34:333-9. 1999
    ..Longitudinal studies have previously shown changes in functional lateralisation with symptom remission in schizophrenia, hence this was examined at intervals over the 6-month period...
  6. ncbi request reprint The Oxford-Durham study: a randomized, controlled trial of dietary supplementation with fatty acids in children with developmental coordination disorder
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, United Kingdom
    Pediatrics 115:1360-6. 2005
    ..Given the current lack of effective, evidence-based treatment options for DCD, the use of fatty acid supplements merits investigation...
  7. ncbi request reprint Long-chain polyunsaturated fatty acids in childhood developmental and psychiatric disorders
    Alexandra J Richardson
    University Lab of Physiology and Mansfield College, Oxford, United Kindgdom
    Lipids 39:1215-22. 2004
    ..Heterogeneity and comorbidity are such, however, that a focus on specific traits or symptoms may prove more fruitful than an exclusive reliance on current diagnostic categories...
  8. ncbi request reprint Clinical trials of fatty acid treatment in ADHD, dyslexia, dyspraxia and the autistic spectrum
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 70:383-90. 2004
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Omega-3 and omega-6 fatty acid concentrations in red blood cell membranes relate to schizotypal traits in healthy adults
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Parks Road, Oxford OX1 3PT, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 69:461-6. 2003
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Red cell and plasma fatty acid changes accompanying symptom remission in a patient with schizophrenia treated with eicosapentaenoic acid
    A J Richardson
    Division of Neurosciences and Psychological Medicine, Imperial College School of Medicine, Charing Cross Campus, St Dunstan s Road, London, UK
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 10:189-93. 2000
    ..Correction by EPA of abnormalities in both enzyme systems is not ruled out...
  11. ncbi request reprint Fatty acid deficiency signs predict the severity of reading and related difficulties in dyslexic children
    A J Richardson
    University Laboratory of Physiology, Oxford, UK
    Prostaglandins Leukot Essent Fatty Acids 63:69-74. 2000
    ..Within females (n=25) no associations were significant. These results support the hypothesis that fatty acid deficiency may contribute to the severity of dyslexic problems, although sex differences merit further investigation...
  12. pmc Low Blood Long Chain Omega-3 Fatty Acids in UK Children Are Associated with Poor Cognitive Performance and Behavior: A Cross-Sectional Analysis from the DOLAB Study
    Paul Montgomery
    Centre for Evidence Based Intervention, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 8:e66697. 2013
    ..We therefore investigated this in relation to age-standardized measures of behavior and cognition in a representative sample of children from mainstream schools...
  13. ncbi request reprint Membrane fatty acids, reading and spelling in dyslexic and non-dyslexic adults
    Eva Cyhlarova
    Department of Physiology, Anatomy and Genetics, Parks Road, Oxford, OX1 3PT, United Kingdom
    Eur Neuropsychopharmacol 17:116-21. 2007
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  14. pmc Docosahexaenoic acid for reading, cognition and behavior in children aged 7-9 years: a randomized, controlled trial (the DOLAB Study)
    Alexandra J Richardson
    Centre for Evidence Based Intervention, University of Oxford, Oxford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e43909. 2012
    ..Here we investigated whether such benefits might extend to the general child population...
  15. ncbi request reprint The perception of "sine-wave speech" by adults with developmental dyslexia
    Burton S Rosner
    University of Oxford, England
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 46:68-79. 2003
    ..Comprehension of sine-wave sentences seems impaired in many, but not all, adults with dyslexia. A reduced auditory memory capacity may contribute to this deficit...
  16. ncbi request reprint A volumetric biochemical niacin flush-based index that noninvasively detects fatty acid deficiency in schizophrenia
    Basant K Puri
    MRI Unit, MRC Clinical Sciences Centre, Hammersmith Hospital, Imperial College School of Medicine, London, England, UK
    Prog Neuropsychopharmacol Biol Psychiatry 26:49-52. 2002
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