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Polly Peers
Research staff
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Programme Leader: Tom Manly
CBSU publications
MANLY, T., PEERS, P. , MURPHY, F. (In Press) Measuring intolerance of uncertainty after acquired brain injury: Factor structure, reliability, and validity of the Intolerance of Uncertainty Scale–12, Assessment [Open Access]

KUSEC, A., MURPHY, F.C., PEERS, P. V., Bennett, R., CARMONA, E., Korbacz, A., Lawrence, C., Cameron, E., Bateman, A., WATSON, P., Allanson, J., duToit, P., MANLY, T. (2023) Mood, Activity Participation, and Leisure Engagement Satisfaction (MAPLES): results from a randomised controlled pilot feasibility trial for low mood in acquired brain injury., BMC Medicine, 21(1):445 [Open Access]

KUSEC, A., Methley, A., MURPHY, F.C., PEERS, P. V., CARMONA, E., MANLY, T. (2023) Developing behavioural activation for people with acquired brain injury: A qualitative interpretive description study of barriers and facilitators to activity engagement, BMC Psychology, 11(1): 207 [Open Access]

PEERS, P. , PUNTON, S.F., MURPHY, F.C., WATSON, P., Bateman,A., DUNCAN, J.D., ASTLE, D.E., Hampshire, A., MANLY, T, (2022) A randomised control trial of the effects of home-based online attention training and working memory training on cognition and everyday function in a community stroke sample, Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, , 32 (10), 2603-2627, [Open Access]

Kusec, A., MURPHY, F.C., PEERS, P. V., Lawrence, C, Cameron, E., Morton, C, Bateman, A., WATSON, P., and MANLY, T. (2020) Mood, Activity Participation, and Leisure Engagement Satisfaction (MAPLES): a randomised controlled pilot feasibility trial for low mood in acquired brain injury, BMC Pilot and Feasibility Studies, 6:135 [Open Access]

PEERS, P. , ASTLE, D.E., DUNCAN, J.D., MURPHY, F., Hampshire, A., Das, T., MANLY, T. (2020) Dissociable effects of Attention vs Working Memory on cognitive performance and everyday functioning following fronto-parital strokes, Neuropsychological Rehabilitation, 30(6), 1092-1114 [Open Access]

MURPHY, F., PEERS, P. , Holmes, E.A., Blackwell, S., MANLY, T. (2018) Anticipated and imagined futures: Prospective cognition and depressed mood following brain injury, British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 18(1):760 [Open Access]

PEERS, P. V., Simons, J.S., Lawrence, A.D. (2013) Prefrontal control of attention to threat, Frontiers in Neuroscience, 7:24 [Open Access]

Ghosh, B.C.P., CALDER, A.J., PEERS, P. V., Lawrence, A.D., Acosta-Cabronero, J., Pereira, J.M., Hodges, J.R., ROWE, J.B. (2012) Social cognitive deficits and their neural correlates in progressive supranuclear palsy, Brain, 135(Pt 7), 2089-2102 [Open Access]

Murthya, N.V., Selvaraja, S., Cowenc, P.J., Bhagwagard, Z., Riedele, W.J., PEERS, P. , Kennedy, J.L., Sahakianh, B.J., Laruelleb, M.A., Rabinera, E.A., Grasbya, P.M. (2010) Serotonin transporter polymorphisms (SLC6A4 insertion/deletion and rs25531) do not affect the availability of 5-HTT to [11C] DASB binding in the living human brain, NeuroImage 52(1), 50-54 [Read More]

Simons, J.S., PEERS, P. V., Mazuz, Y.S., Berryhill, M.E., & Olson, I.R. (2010) Dissociation between memory accuracy and memory confidence following bilateral parietal lesions, Cerebral Cortex, 20(2), 479-485. [Open Access]

PEERS, P. V. and Lawrence, A.D. (2009) Attentional control of emotional distraction in rapid serial visual presentation, Emotion, 9(1), 140-145 [Read More]

Pérez, A., PEERS, P. V., Valdés-Sosa, M., Galán, L., García, L., Martínez-Montes, E. (2009) Hemispheric modulations of alpha-band power reflect the rightward shift in attention induced by enhanced attentional load., Neuropsychologia, 47(1), 41-49 [Read More]

EWBANK, M.P., Lawrence, A.D., PASSAMONTI, L. KEANE, J., PEERS, P. & CALDER, A.J. (2009) Anxiety predicts a differential neural response to attended and unattended facial signals of anger and fear, NeuroImage, 44(3), 1144-1151 [Read More]

Dodds, C.m., Van Belle, J., PEERS, P. V., Dove, A., CUSACK, R., DUNCAN, J. & MANLY, T. (2008) The effects of time-on-task and concurrent cognitive load on normal visuospatial bias, Neuropsychology, 22(4), 545-552 [Read More]

Ally, B.A., Simons, J.S., McKeever, J.D., PEERS, P. V. & Budson, A.E. (2008) Parietal contributions to recollection: Electrophysiological evidence from aging and patients with parietal lesions., Neuropsychologia, 46(7), 1800-1812 [Open Access]

Simons, J.S., PEERS, P. V., Hwang, D.Y., Ally, B.A., Fletcher, P.C. & Budson, A.E. (2008) Is the parietal lobe necessary for recollection in humans?, Neuropsychologia 46, 1185–1191 [Read More]

PEERS, P. , LAWRENCE, A. & CALDER, A.J. (2007) Anxiety modulates an attentional blink to fearful and neutral faces, Fourteenth Annual Meeting of the Cognitive Neuroscience Society, 33-34 [Read More]

PEERS, P. V., Semple, J., Lai, R.Y.K, Hopton, G.R., Altman, J.F.B, Risner, M, & Riedel, W.J. (2006) A pilot study investigation the effects of rosiglitazone on performance on neuropsychological tests in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer’s Disease, Alzheimer’s & Dementia: The Journal of the Alzheimer’s Association, 2, S366-S367. [Read More]

PEERS, P. , CUSACK, R. & DUNCAN, J. (2006) Modulation of spatial bias in the dual task paradigm: Evidence from patients with unilateral parietal lesions and controls, Neuropsychologia, 44(8), 1325-1335 [Read More]

PEERS, P. , Ludwig, C., Rorden, C., CUSACK, R., Bonfiglioli, C., Bundesen, C., Driver, J., Antoun, N., and DUNCAN, J. (2005) Attentional functions of parietal and frontal cortex, Cerebral Cortex, 15(10), 1469-1484 [Read More]

PEERS, P. , CUSACK, R., Antoun, N., & DUNCAN, J. (2004) Neural correlates of spatial and non-spatial attention. Evidence from patients with unilateral brain lesions, Neuroimage (Abstract from British Neuropsychological Society Spring Meeting ) [Read More]

PEERS, P. , LUDWIG, C., RORDEN, C., CUSACK, C., Driver, J., Bundesen, C., Duncan, J (2002) Using Bundesen’s theory of visual attention to quantify attentional deficits following unilateral brain injury, Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience, 14, Suppl, 19 [Read More]