David M Williams

Summary

Affiliation: University College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Intact inner speech use in autism spectrum disorder: evidence from a short-term memory task
    David Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:51-8. 2008
  2. doi request reprint What did I say? Versus what did I think? Attributing false beliefs to self amongst children with and without autism
    David M Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:865-73. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Language in autism and specific language impairment: where are the links?
    David Williams
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 134:944-63. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Pre-conceptual aspects of self-awareness in autism spectrum disorder: the case of action-monitoring
    David Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, SE 5 8AF, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:251-9. 2009
  5. doi request reprint Brief report: Predicting inner speech use amongst children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD): the roles of verbal ability and cognitive profile
    David M Williams
    Department of Language and Communication Science, City University, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:907-13. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Pallidal activity recorded in patients with implanted electrodes predictively correlates with eventual performance in a timing task
    Peter Brown
    Sobell Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neurosci Lett 330:188-92. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint The Aberfan disaster: 33-year follow-up of survivors
    Louise Morgan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:532-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioural cues are associated with modulations of synchronous oscillations in the human subthalamic nucleus
    David Williams
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WCIN 3BG, UK
    Brain 126:1975-85. 2003
  9. ncbi request reprint Event-related beta desynchronization in human subthalamic nucleus correlates with motor performance
    Andrea A Kuhn
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WCIN 3BG, UK
    Brain 127:735-46. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence in pregnant women in an ethnically diverse population in the UK: 1998-2002
    Mario Cortina-Borja
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    AIDS 18:535-40. 2004

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Publications37

  1. doi request reprint Intact inner speech use in autism spectrum disorder: evidence from a short-term memory task
    David Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, UK
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 49:51-8. 2008
    ..This study explored the extent to which children with ASD used inner speech or visual imagery to support recall from short-term memory...
  2. doi request reprint What did I say? Versus what did I think? Attributing false beliefs to self amongst children with and without autism
    David M Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:865-73. 2009
    ..Individuals with autism may have greater difficulty representing their own beliefs than the beliefs of other people...
  3. doi request reprint Language in autism and specific language impairment: where are the links?
    David Williams
    Institute of Child Health, University College London, London, United Kingdom
    Psychol Bull 134:944-63. 2008
    ..They recommend that researchers concentrate on those aspects of language impairment that predominate in each disorder rather than on those comparatively small areas of potential overlap...
  4. doi request reprint Pre-conceptual aspects of self-awareness in autism spectrum disorder: the case of action-monitoring
    David Williams
    Institute of Psychiatry, Kings College London, London, SE 5 8AF, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 39:251-9. 2009
    ..Both tasks appear to be reliable markers of underlying action monitoring ability, performance on the 'Self' conditions of each task being significantly associated, independent of verbal ability...
  5. doi request reprint Brief report: Predicting inner speech use amongst children with autism spectrum disorder (ASD): the roles of verbal ability and cognitive profile
    David M Williams
    Department of Language and Communication Science, City University, London, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 40:907-13. 2010
    ..This revealed verbal ability predicted inner speech use on a short-term memory task over and above Cognitive Profile, but not vice versa. This suggests multiple factors determine whether children with ASD employ verbal mediation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Pallidal activity recorded in patients with implanted electrodes predictively correlates with eventual performance in a timing task
    Peter Brown
    Sobell Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Neurosci Lett 330:188-92. 2002
    ..We conclude that the human pallidum may be involved in the prediction of movement timings and that such internal estimates may be reflected in amplitude modulation of oscillatory activity around 25 Hz...
  7. ncbi request reprint The Aberfan disaster: 33-year follow-up of survivors
    Louise Morgan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, University of Wales College of Medicine, Cardiff, UK
    Br J Psychiatry 182:532-6. 2003
    ..Children can develop PTSD; however, there is controversy over whether PTSD symptoms decrease or persist over time...
  8. ncbi request reprint Behavioural cues are associated with modulations of synchronous oscillations in the human subthalamic nucleus
    David Williams
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WCIN 3BG, UK
    Brain 126:1975-85. 2003
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Event-related beta desynchronization in human subthalamic nucleus correlates with motor performance
    Andrea A Kuhn
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WCIN 3BG, UK
    Brain 127:735-46. 2004
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint HIV prevalence in pregnant women in an ethnically diverse population in the UK: 1998-2002
    Mario Cortina-Borja
    Centre for Paediatric Epidemiology and Biostatistics, Institute of Child Health, University College London, UK
    AIDS 18:535-40. 2004
    ..To describe trends in the prevalence of HIV in an ethnically diverse population of pregnant women in the United Kingdom...
  11. ncbi request reprint Basal ganglia local field potential activity: character and functional significance in the human
    Peter Brown
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:2510-9. 2005
    ..The available evidence points to the 8-30 Hz activity being essentially antikinetic in character and inversely related to motor processing. Its exaggeration may therefore contribute to the bradykinesia of Parkinson's disease...
  12. ncbi request reprint Temporal cognition in children with autistic spectrum disorders: tests of diachronic thinking
    Jill Boucher
    Department of Psychology, University of Warwick, Coventry, CV4 7AL, UK
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1413-29. 2007
    ..Possible causes of impaired diachronic thinking in autism are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Diversity in the veterinary profession
    David Williams
    Vet Rec 159:606-7. 2006
  14. ncbi request reprint Quantum dots in medical technology
    David Williams
    Clinical Engineering Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, UK
    Med Device Technol 17:8-9. 2006
    ..During the past few years, the rapidly emerging technology of quantum dots has started to have an impact on the techniques of molecular and cellular imaging in medicine. Their advantages are examined here...
  15. pmc Cross-national prevalence and risk factors for suicidal ideation, plans and attempts
    Matthew K Nock
    Department of Psychology, Harvard University, Cambridge, Massachusetts 02138, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 192:98-105. 2008
    ..Suicide is a leading cause of death worldwide; however, the prevalence and risk factors for the immediate precursors to suicide - suicidal ideation, plans and attempts - are not wellknown, especially in low- and middle-income countries...
  16. pmc Mental disorders among persons with heart disease - results from World Mental Health surveys
    Johan Ormel
    Department of Psychiatry, University Medical Center Groningen, University of Groningen, 9700 RB Groningen, The Netherlands
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:325-34. 2007
    ..Consistency across emotional disorders and cultures would suggest that relatively universal mechanisms underlie the association...
  17. pmc Patient safety: helping medical students understand error in healthcare
    Rona Patey
    Department of Anaesthesia, Aberdeen Royal Infirmary, Aberdeen, UK
    Qual Saf Health Care 16:256-9. 2007
    ..A literature review did not reveal any patient safety courses in the core undergraduate medical curriculum. Therefore a new module was designed and piloted...
  18. ncbi request reprint Editorial
    Andres Garcia
    Biomaterials 28:5007-8. 2007
  19. ncbi request reprint The impact of chronically diseased coronary arteries and stenting on the corrected TIMI frame count in elective coronary angiography and percutaneous coronary intervention procedures
    Kunadian Vijayalakshmi
    Department of Cardiology, The James Cook University Hospital, Middlesbrough, United Kingdom
    Catheter Cardiovasc Interv 70:691-700. 2007
    ..We prospectively and quantitatively determined the impact of stenting on the cTFC during elective PCI...
  20. ncbi request reprint A reaction-time study of social, health, and personal attributions in relation to fluorosed teeth
    Paul Bennett
    Centre for Nursing, Health and Social Care Research, University of Cardiff, Wales
    Psychol Health Med 13:75-86. 2008
    ..These data are consistent with the view that people use negative, easily accessible, stereotypes of individuals presenting with health problems...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of the UK incentive-based contract on the management of patients with stroke in primary care
    Colin R Simpson
    Department of General Practice and Primary Care, University of Aberdeen, UK
    Stroke 37:2354-60. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Overview and research agenda arising from the 5th World Workshop on Oral Health and Disease in AIDS
    Stephen Challacombe
    Adv Dent Res 19:5-9. 2006
  23. ncbi request reprint Applications to study veterinary medicine
    David Williams
    Vet Rec 158:312. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Catheters, materials and infection
    David Williams
    Department of Clinical Engineering, University of Liverpool
    Med Device Technol 13:8-11. 2002
    ..Some of the factors that control the occurrence of infection are considered in this article...
  25. ncbi request reprint Dopamine-dependent changes in the functional connectivity between basal ganglia and cerebral cortex in humans
    David Williams
    Sobell Department of Neurophysiology, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Brain 125:1558-69. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Reassessing bioactive surfaces
    David Williams
    Department of Clinical Engineering, University of Liverpool
    Med Device Technol 13:8-9. 2002
  27. ncbi request reprint Public confidence in medical technology
    David Williams
    Department of Clinical Engineering, University of Liverpool
    Med Device Technol 13:11-3. 2002
    ..Once again, at the year's end, it is necessary to reassess our own procedures and safeguards to prevent erosion of public confidence in our industry...
  28. ncbi request reprint Ethics of research on survivors of trauma
    Soraya Seedat
    Medical Research Council Unit on Anxiety and Stress Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Stellenbosch, PO Box 19063, Tygerberg, Cape Town 7505, South Africa
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:262-7. 2004
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  29. ncbi request reprint The relationship between oscillatory activity and motor reaction time in the parkinsonian subthalamic nucleus
    David Williams
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, Queen Square, London WC1N 3BG, UK
    Eur J Neurosci 21:249-58. 2005
    ..The results are consistent with the hypothesis that reductions in 8-30 Hz population synchrony in the STN area are related to the processing required for motor preparation, particularly response selection...
  30. ncbi request reprint Mechanical signalling: lessons from the past that control the future
    David Williams
    Clinical Engineering Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, UK
    Med Device Technol 16:9-10. 2005
    ..As with other components of the biocompatibility of devices, it is essential to control the mechanical signalling associated with this movement if we are to optimise this response...
  31. ncbi request reprint Different functional loops between cerebral cortex and the subthalmic area in Parkinson's disease
    Noa Fogelson
    Sobell Department of Motor Neuroscience and Movement Disorders, Institute of Neurology, London, UK
    Cereb Cortex 16:64-75. 2006
    ..Tuning to distinct frequencies may provide a means of marking and segregating related processing, over and above any anatomical segregation of processing streams...
  32. ncbi request reprint Quantitative assessment of ventricular function in sickle cell disease: effect of long-term erythrocytapheresis
    Ashok B Raj
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Hematology Oncology, University of Louisville, Louisville, Kentucky 40202, USA
    Pediatr Blood Cancer 45:976-81. 2005
    ..LVMPI has been validated as a useful and easy non-invasive measure of overall cardiac function. Up to now, there are no reported studies on cardiac function in patients with SCD maintained on long-term erythrocytapheresis (LTE)...
  33. pmc Specifying race-ethnic differences in risk for psychiatric disorder in a USA national sample
    Joshua Breslau
    Department of Health Care Policy, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 02115, USA
    Psychol Med 36:57-68. 2006
    ..Specification of race-ethnic differences with respect to clinical and social characteristics can help identify the protective factors that lead to lower lifetime risk among disadvantaged minority groups...
  34. ncbi request reprint The proving of polyhydroxybutyrate and its potential in medical technology
    David Williams
    Clinical Engineering Department, Royal Liverpool University Hospital, Liverpool, UK
    Med Device Technol 16:9-10. 2005
    ..Polyhydroxybutyrate has been around for a couple of decades within the medical technology industry, but without making a significant impact. That may be about to change...
  35. ncbi request reprint Significant clinical impact and prognostic stratification provided by FDG-PET in the staging of oesophageal cancer
    Cuong P Duong
    Division of Surgical Oncology, Peter MacCallum Cancer Centre, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia
    Eur J Nucl Med Mol Imaging 33:759-69. 2006
    ..To evaluate the clinical impact of FDG-PET in staging oesophageal cancer and whether this information improves prognostic stratification...
  36. ncbi request reprint A comparative study of two types of urinary sheath
    Pamela Pemberton
    Nurs Times 102:36-41. 2006
    ..The aim of this study was to compare the newly developed Conveen Optima urinary sheath with the established Clear Advantage urinary sheath in terms of patient satisfaction and preference...
  37. ncbi request reprint The enabling technological advantages of chitin
    David Williams
    Department of Clinical Engineering, University of Liverpool
    Med Device Technol 13:8-12. 2002
    ..This article explains the basis for this claim and describes the nature and properties of these materials...