Annette Sterr

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Affiliation: University of Surrey
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi Neural correlates of movement preparation in healthy ageing
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Eur J Neurosci 27:254-60. 2008
  2. ncbi The role of corticospinal tract damage in chronic motor recovery and neurorehabilitation: a pilot study
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:413-9. 2010
  3. pmc Motor planning in chronic upper-limb hemiparesis: evidence from movement-related potentials
    Philip John Ainsley Dean
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e44558. 2012
  4. pmc Task complexity differentially affects executed and imagined movement preparation: evidence from movement-related potentials
    Cornelia Kranczioch
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e9284. 2010
  5. pmc Plasticity of adult sensorimotor system in severe brain infarcts: challenges and opportunities
    Annette Sterr
    School of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Neural Plast 2012:970136. 2012
  6. ncbi CI therapy distribution: theory, evidence and practice
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:97-105. 2006
  7. ncbi Application of the CIT concept in the clinical environment: hurdles, practicalities, and clinical benefits
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:48-54. 2006
  8. pmc Are mild head injuries as mild as we think? Neurobehavioral concomitants of chronic post-concussion syndrome
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    BMC Neurol 6:7. 2006
  9. ncbi Activation of SI is modulated by attention: a random effects fMRI study using mechanical stimuli
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, UK
    Neuroreport 18:607-11. 2007
  10. doi fMRI effects of task demand and feedback accuracy on grip force tracking
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Neurosci Lett 457:61-5. 2009

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  1. doi Neural correlates of movement preparation in healthy ageing
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Eur J Neurosci 27:254-60. 2008
    ..It is therefore not only movement execution that changes with age but also motor cognition...
  2. ncbi The role of corticospinal tract damage in chronic motor recovery and neurorehabilitation: a pilot study
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 24:413-9. 2010
    ....
  3. pmc Motor planning in chronic upper-limb hemiparesis: evidence from movement-related potentials
    Philip John Ainsley Dean
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
    PLoS ONE 7:e44558. 2012
    ..Much less is known about the influence exerted by processes related to motor preparation, particularly in patients with poor motor recovery...
  4. pmc Task complexity differentially affects executed and imagined movement preparation: evidence from movement-related potentials
    Cornelia Kranczioch
    Department of Neurology, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    PLoS ONE 5:e9284. 2010
    ..Here we tested this prediction for movement preparation, a key characteristic of motor cognition...
  5. pmc Plasticity of adult sensorimotor system in severe brain infarcts: challenges and opportunities
    Annette Sterr
    School of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Neural Plast 2012:970136. 2012
    ..The present paper aims to highlight the knowledge gap on severe stroke with a brief summary of the literature followed by a discussion of the challenges involved in the study and treatment of severe stroke and poor long-term outcome...
  6. ncbi CI therapy distribution: theory, evidence and practice
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    NeuroRehabilitation 21:97-105. 2006
    ..Further research in these areas is considered important for CIT integration into mainstream practice...
  7. ncbi Application of the CIT concept in the clinical environment: hurdles, practicalities, and clinical benefits
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:48-54. 2006
    ....
  8. pmc Are mild head injuries as mild as we think? Neurobehavioral concomitants of chronic post-concussion syndrome
    Annette Sterr
    School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    BMC Neurol 6:7. 2006
    ..Thereby, the performance deficits should be most noticeable in participants with highest PCS severity...
  9. ncbi Activation of SI is modulated by attention: a random effects fMRI study using mechanical stimuli
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, UK
    Neuroreport 18:607-11. 2007
    ..Modulations were further found in the secondary somatosensory cortex and the middle temporal gyrus. These findings suggest that stimulus processing at the level of primary representations in area SI is modulated by attention...
  10. doi fMRI effects of task demand and feedback accuracy on grip force tracking
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Neurosci Lett 457:61-5. 2009
    ..The effects point towards the interdependent and parallel control of visual feedback information and force output rate, which is probably achieved through a joint neural network...
  11. ncbi Time to wake-up: sleep problems and daytime sleepiness in long-term stroke survivors
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Brain Inj 22:575-9. 2008
    ..The present study therefore explored the sleep and sleepiness in a chronic stroke population with sustained physical deficits...
  12. ncbi Preparing not to move: does no-response priming affect advance movement preparation processes in a response priming task?
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH, UK
    Biol Psychol 72:154-9. 2006
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  13. ncbi Training-based interventions in motor rehabilitation after stroke: theoretical and clinical considerations
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Cognitive Neuroscience and Neuropsychology, School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK
    Behav Neurol 15:55-63. 2004
    ..Here, we summarize the theoretical and empirical issues related to the translation of research-based CIT work into the clinical context of standard health care...
  14. ncbi Intensive training in chronic upper limb hemiparesis does not increase spasticity or synergies
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, GU2 7XH, UK
    Neurology 63:2176-7. 2004
    ..Their results suggest that training has no adverse effects on muscle tone and movement quality...
  15. doi On the equivalence of executed and imagined movements: evidence from lateralized motor and nonmotor potentials
    Cornelia Kranczioch
    Biomagnetic Center, Department of Neurology, University Hospital Jena, Jena, Germany
    Hum Brain Mapp 30:3275-86. 2009
    ..They also provide a broader context for this notion by revealing similarities in cognitive components associated with the movement tasks...
  16. ncbi EEG dipole analysis of motor-priming foreperiod activity reveals separate sources for motor and spatial attention components
    Simon Mathews
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey GU2 7XH, UK
    Clin Neurophysiol 117:2675-83. 2006
    ..This study employed EEG source localisation procedures to study the contribution of motor preparatory and attentional processing to foreperiod activity in an S1-S2 motor priming task...
  17. ncbi VBM lesion detection depends on the normalization template: a study using simulated atrophy
    Shan Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, GU2 7XH Guildford, UK
    Magn Reson Imaging 25:1385-96. 2007
    ..Our data show that template effects are critical and clearly suggest that the choice of template needs careful consideration in relation to the specific research question and study constraints...
  18. doi An improved lesion detection approach based on similarity measurement between fuzzy intensity segmentation and spatial probability maps
    Shan Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Magn Reson Imaging 28:245-54. 2010
    ..When compared with the previous version, the current approach showed a higher sensitivity in detecting small lesions and had less false positives around the ventricle and the edge of the brain...
  19. ncbi Motor imagery of complex everyday movements. An fMRI study
    Andre J Szameitat
    Department of Psychology, School of Human Sciences, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, GU2 7XH, UK
    Neuroimage 34:702-13. 2007
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  20. pmc Neural activation and functional connectivity during motor imagery of bimanual everyday actions
    Andre J Szameitat
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    PLoS ONE 7:e38506. 2012
    ..The findings extent our understanding of the motor system and may aid the development of clinical neurorehabilitation approaches based on mental practice...
  21. ncbi Effector-dependent activity in the left dorsal premotor cortex in motor imagery
    Andre J Szameitat
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    Eur J Neurosci 26:3303-8. 2007
    ..We conclude that the left dorsal PMC incorporates effector-dependent functionality and therefore is not fully generic for MI, as has been suggested before. Implications for clinical research are discussed...
  22. doi Cortical activation during executed, imagined, observed, and passive wrist movements in healthy volunteers and stroke patients
    Andre J Szameitat
    Department of Psychology, Ludwig Maximilians University, Munich, Germany
    Neuroimage 62:266-80. 2012
    ..In addition, the clear differences between the covert movement modes point to the need for within-subject comparisons...
  23. ncbi Neurobehavioral aspects of recovery: assessment of the learned nonuse phenomenon in hemiparetic adolescents
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Liverpool, UK
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1726-31. 2002
    ..To test the learned nonuse assumption of constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT), through behavioral assessment, that residual movement abilities are not used to their fullest extent in persons with chronic hemiparesis...
  24. doi Detection of infarct lesions from single MRI modality using inconsistency between voxel intensity and spatial location--a 3-D automatic approach
    Shan Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU27XH, UK
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 12:532-40. 2008
    ..Future work will focus on adapting the current method to multiple sclerosis lesion detection...
  25. ncbi Corticospinal tract integrity and lesion volume play different roles in chronic hemiparesis and its improvement through motor practice
    Annette Sterr
    1University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 28:335-43. 2014
    ..Initial evidence suggests that the integrity of the ipsilesional corticospinal tract (CST) after stroke is strongly related to motor function in the chronic state but not the treatment gain induced by motor rehabilitation...
  26. doi Monitoring long-term effects of mild traumatic brain injury with magnetic resonance spectroscopy: a pilot study
    Philip J A Dean
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, Surrey, UK
    Neuroreport 24:677-81. 2013
    ..Creatine is involved in maintaining energy levels in cells with high or fluctuating energy demand, suggesting that there may be some residual energy impairment in chronic mTBI. ..
  27. ncbi Blind Braille readers mislocate tactile stimuli
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Liverpool, Eleanor Rathbone Building, Bedford Street South, Liverpool L69 7ZA, UK
    Biol Psychol 63:117-27. 2003
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  28. doi Post-concussion syndrome: prevalence after mild traumatic brain injury in comparison with a sample without head injury
    Philip J A Dean
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    Brain Inj 26:14-26. 2012
    ..To compare the prevalence of persistent post-concussion syndrome (PCS; >1 year post-injury) in participants with mild traumatic brain injury (mTBI) and those without head injury...
  29. pmc The functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) procedure as experienced by healthy participants and stroke patients--a pilot study
    Andre J Szameitat
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, UK
    BMC Med Imaging 9:14. 2009
    ..For instance, the knowledge of how (un)comfortable MRI scanning is perceived may help institutional review boards (IRBs) or ethics committees to decide on the approval of a study, or researchers to design their experiments...
  30. ncbi Task-order coordination in dual-task performance and the lateral prefrontal cortex: an event-related fMRI study
    Andre J Szameitat
    Max Planck Institute for Human Cognitive and Brain Sciences, Leipzig, Germany
    Psychol Res 70:541-52. 2006
    ..Furthermore, it is discussed that the present findings favour the active scheduling over the passive queuing hypothesis of dual-task processing...
  31. ncbi Translational neurorehabilitation research in the third world: what barriers to trial participation can teach us
    Sarah M Anjos
    From the Neurology Clinical Division, Neurology Department, Hospital das Clinicas, Sao Paulo University, Sao Paulo, Brazil S M A, K N F d A, A B C Human Cortical Physiology and Stroke Rehabilitation Section, National Institutes of Neurological Disorders and Stroke, National Institutes of Health, Bethesda, MD L G C School of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom A S and Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Sao Paulo, Brazil A B C
    Stroke 45:1495-7. 2014
    ..Most stroke rehabilitation studies have been performed in high-income countries. The aim of this study was to identify the main barriers for patient inclusion in a research protocol performed in Brazil...
  32. ncbi Expansion of the tonotopic area in the auditory cortex of the blind
    Thomas Elbert
    Department of Psychology, University of Konstanz, D 78457 Konstanz, Germany
    J Neurosci 22:9941-4. 2002
    ..It is consistent with and well suited to mediate the demonstrated increased ability of the blind to accurately localize acoustic sources in peripheral auditory fields and to decode speech...
  33. ncbi Mobile EEG and its potential to promote the theory and application of imagery-based motor rehabilitation
    Cornelia Kranczioch
    Neuropsychology Lab, Department of Psychology, European Medical School, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany Neurosensory Science Research Group, Carl von Ossietzky University of Oldenburg, Oldenburg, Germany
    Int J Psychophysiol 91:10-5. 2014
    ..Using the example of motor imagery (MI) we will examine the translational potential of MI-based neurofeedback training for neurological rehabilitation and applied research. ..
  34. pmc Long-term effects of mild traumatic brain injury on cognitive performance
    Philip J A Dean
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey Guildford, UK
    Front Hum Neurosci 7:30. 2013
    ..Furthermore, the results validate the utility of our participant grouping, and demonstrate its potential to reduce the variability observed in previous studies...
  35. ncbi MRI fuzzy segmentation of brain tissue using neighborhood attraction with neural-network optimization
    Shan Shen
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford GU2 7XH, UK
    IEEE Trans Inf Technol Biomed 9:459-67. 2005
    ..Index Terms-Improved fuzzy c-means clustering (IFCM), magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), neighborhood attraction, segmentation...
  36. ncbi Tactile elevation perception in blind and sighted participants and its implications for tactile map creation
    Sandra Jehoel
    Department of Psychology, University of Surrey, Guildford, United Kingdom
    Hum Factors 51:208-23. 2009
    ..Our goal was to determine the optimal elevation of tactile map symbols...
  37. ncbi Longer versus shorter daily constraint-induced movement therapy of chronic hemiparesis: an exploratory study
    Annette Sterr
    Department of Psychology, University of Liverpool
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 83:1374-7. 2002
    ..To evaluate and compare the effects of 3-hour versus 6-hour daily training sessions in constraint-induced movement therapy (CIMT)...
  38. ncbi Electrophysiological evidence for cortical plasticity with movement repetition
    Pascal Halder
    Department of Child and Adolescent Psychiatry, Brain Mapping Research, University of Zurich, Neumünsterallee 9 Fach, CH 8032 Zurich, Switzerland
    Eur J Neurosci 21:2271-7. 2005
    ..Moreover, this study clearly confirms that movement repetition, in the absence of skill learning, is capable of inducing changes in neural networks...
  39. ncbi A behavior study of the effects of visual feedback on motor output
    Wensheng Hou
    Department of Biomedical Engineering, Chongqing University, Chongqing, China
    Conf Proc IEEE Eng Med Biol Soc 1:1273-6. 2006
    ..The results also suggest that different visual feedback gains may be mapped onto different cortex function areas governing different motor tasks...
  40. ncbi Motor-improvement following intensive training in low-functioning chronic hemiparesis
    Annette Sterr
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Liverpool, UK
    Neurology 61:842-4. 2003
    ..The outcome measures indicated a significant increase in performance after the intervention compared with the performance during the 3-week baseline interval...