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Dr Ellen Poliakoff - publications

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  • Mirams, L., Poliakoff, E., Zandstra, E. H., Hoeksma, M., Thomas, A., El-Deredy, W., & Zandstra, L. (2015). Good Vibrations: Global Processing Can Increase the Pleasantness of Touch.Quarterly journal of experimental psychology (2006). DOI:10.1080/17470218.2015.1120333. Publication link: 404f5e85-8670-4b53-bc04-a3f3b4ea70cc | PubMed:26613400
  • Gowen, E., Bolton, E., & Poliakoff, E. (2015). Believe it or not: Moving non-biological stimuli believed to have human origin can be represented as human movement.Cognition, 146. DOI:10.1016/j.cognition.2015.10.010. Publication link: 05401457-802e-4afb-a76e-013b6b0167c5 | PubMed:26550801
  • Poliakoff, E., Latif, A., Maehr, A. M., Marshall, H., Roesser, A., Scurr, T., ... Lander, K. (2015). An unsuccessful attempt to demonstrate attentional orienting within the purely emotional domain. Emotion. . Publication link: 9e979486-091d-4eea-93cf-4e97ebd85d9d
  • Poole, D., Couth, S., Gowen, E., Warren, P. A., & Poliakoff, E. (2015). Adapting the crossmodal congruency task for measuring the limits of visual-tactile interactions within and between groups. Multisensory research. . Publication link: fee32c20-3ce7-4108-85fd-11b712751b5e



  • Poliakoff, E., Beach, N., Best, R., Howard, T., & Gowen, E. (2013). Can looking at a hand make your skin crawl? Peering into the uncanny valley for hands. Perception, 42(9), 998-1000. DOI:10.1068/p7569. Publication link: 2751a9ea-1909-4722-9fb4-62b23bff1bec | PubMed:24386720
  • Poliakoff, E., Galpin, A. J., Mcdonald, K., Kellett, M., Dick, J. P. R., Hayes, S., & Wearden, A. J. (2013). The effect of gym training on multiple outcomes in Parkinson's disease: A pilot randomised waiting-list controlled trial. NeuroRehabilitation, 32(1), 125-134. DOI:10.3233/NRE-130829. Publication link: 31b0367a-6721-47e7-a740-8c9ba0a0023e
  • Mirams, L., Poliakoff, E., Brown, R. J., & Lloyd, D. M. (2013). Brief body-scan meditation practice improves somatosensory perceptual decision making. Consciousness and Cognition, 22(1), 348-359. DOI:10.1016/j.concog.2012.07.009. Publication link: 8a393306-a036-4edb-bf27-1674ca9dc3da
  • Poliakoff, E. (2013). Representation of action in Parkinson's disease: Imagining, observing and naming actions. Journal of Neuropsychology, 7, 241-254.. . Publication link: bc775e5d-0e61-4ee5-a0c7-74e0dac5a32e











  • Poliakoff, E., O'Boyle, D. J., Moore, A. P., McGlone, F. P., Cody, F. W. J., & Spence, C. (2003). Orienting of attention and Parkinson's disease: Tactile inhibition of return and response inhibition. Brain, 126(9), 2081-2092. DOI:10.1093/brain/awg210. Publication link: 48341fc9-4681-4537-aaa4-abda5943f81b


  • Poliakoff, E., Spence, C., O'Boyle, D., McGlone, F., & Cody, F. (2002). Tactile inhibition of return: Non-ocular response inhibition and mode of response. Experimental Brain Research, 146(1), 54-59. DOI:10.1007/s00221-002-1153-2. Publication link: 29cd7d46-5d3d-4386-9b16-a18ef0d43f7f
  • Poliakoff, E., Spence, C., O'Boyle, D. J., McGlone, F. P., & Cody, F. W. J. (2002). Tactile inhibition of return: Non-ocular response inhibition and mode of repsonse. Experimental Brain Research, 155. . Publication link: 692dbabb-328d-4de5-9213-3f34400ae065


  • O'Boyle, D. J., Moore, C. E. G., Poliakoff, E., Butterworth, R., Sutton, A., & Cody, F. W. J. (2001). Human locognosic acuity on the arm varies with explicit and implicit manipulations of attention: Implications for interpreting elevated tactile acuity on an amputation stump. Neuroscience Letters, 305(1), 37-40. DOI:10.1016/S0304-3940(01)01805-5. Publication link: 420913f0-4da3-41c3-b76d-e823f7a856eb


  • Poliakoff, E., & Meudell, P. R. (2000). New learning and remote memory in the same and different domains of experience: Implications for normal memory and amnesia. Cortex, 36(2), 195-211. . Publication link: 4bcece6d-27e7-4365-9c4a-f6886e1a95eb