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  • A qualitative impairment in face perception in Alzheimer’s disease : evidence from a reduced face inversion effect 

    face inversion effect in Alzheimer’s disease
    Lavallée, Marie Maxime; Gandini, Delphine; Rouleau, Isabelle; Vallet, Guillaume; Joannette, Maude; Kergoat, Marie-Jeanne; Busigny, Thomas; Rossion, Bruno; Joubert, Sven (2016-04-12)
    Prevalent face recognition difficulties in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) have typically been attributed to the underlying episodic and semantic memory impairment. The aim of the current study was to determine if AD patients are also impaired at the perceptual ...
  • Reconsidering the links between sibship size, maternal sensitivity, and child attachment : a multidimensional interactive approach 

    Sibship size and maternal sensitivity
    Bernier, Annie; Miljkovitch, Raphaële; Tarabulsy, George M.; Sirois, Marie-Soleil; Bailey, Heidi N. (American Psychological Association, 2018-04)
    Despite being a well-documented predictor of children’s cognitive and social development, sibship has received remarkably little attention in the attachment and maternal sensitivity literature. The only study that has examined both sensitivity and ...
  • Regional brain stem atrophy in idiopathic Parkinson's disease detected by anatomical MRI 

    Jubault, Thomas; Brambati, Simona Maria; Degroot, Clotilde; Kullmann, Benoit; Strafella, Antonio P.; Lafontaine, Anne-Louise; Chouinard, Sylvain; Monchi, Oury (Public Library of Science, 2009-12-10)
    Idiopathic Parkinson’s disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative disorder characterized by the dysfunction of dopaminergic dependent cortico-basal ganglia loops and diagnosed on the basis of motor symptoms (tremors and/or rigidity and bradykinesia). ...
  • Regional cerebral blood flow during wakeful rest in older subjects with mild to severe obstructive sleep apnea 

    Cerebral perfusion in OSA
    Baril, Andrée-Ann; Gagnon, Katia; Arbour, Caroline; Soucy, Jean-Paul; Montplaisir, Jacques-Yves; Gagnon, Jean-François; Gosselin, Nadia (Oxford University Press, 2015)
    Objectives: To evaluate changes in regional cerebral blood flow (rCBF) during wakeful rest in older subjects with mild to severe obstructive sleep apnea (OSA) and healthy controls, and to identify markers of OSA severity that predict altered ...
  • Regional reductions of gray matter volume in familial dyslexia 

    Brambati, Simona Maria; Termine, Cristiano; Ruffino, Milena; Stella, Giacomo; De Fazio, Francesco; Cappa, Stefano F.; Perani, Daniela (American Academy of Neurology, 2004)
    An in vivo anatomic study of gray matter volume was performed in a group of familial dyslexic individuals, using an optimized method of voxel-based morphometry. Focal abnormalities in gray matter volume were observed bilaterally in the planum temporale, ...
  • Relationship satisfaction moderates the associations between male partner responses and depression in women with vulvodynia : a dyadic daily experience study 

    Rosen, Natalie O.; Bergeron, Sophie; Sadikaj, Gentiana; Glowacka, Maria; Baxter, Mary-Lou; Delisle, Isabelle (2014-07)
    Vulvodynia is a prevalent vulvovaginal pain condition that interferes with women’s psychological health. Given the central role of sexuality and relationships in vulvodynia, relationship satisfaction may be an important moderator of daily partner ...
  • Relationships between years of education, regional grey matter volumes, and working memoryrelated brain activity in healthy older adults 

    Boller, Benjamin; Mellah, Samira; Ducharme-Laliberté, Gabriel; Belleville, Sylvie (Springer, 2017-04)
    The aim of this study was to examine the relationships between educational attainment, regional grey matter volume, and functional working memory-related brain activation in older adults. The final sample included 32 healthy older adults with 8 to ...
  • Les représentations d’attachement de mères d’accueil 

    Attachment representations in foster mothers
    Pallanca, Dominique; Béliveau, Marie-Julie; Moss, Ellen; Vandal, Catherine (Université du Québec à Trois-Rivières. Département de psychologie, 2011)
    Cet article souligne la pertinence de la théorie de l’attachement dans la question du placement en famille d’accueil d’enfants en difficulté. Les résultats présentés sont issus d’un projet de recherche visant à accroître les connaissances sur les ...
  • The right temporal lobe variant of frontotemporal dementia: cognitive and neuroanatomical profile of three patients 

    Joubert, Sven; Felician, Olivier; Barbeau, Emmanuel; Ranjeva, Jean-Philippe; Christophe, Marion; Didic, Mira; Poncet, Michel; Ceccaldi, Mathieu (2006)
    The right temporal variant of frontotemporal lobar degeneration (Rtv-FTLD) is a focal degenerative condition affecting predominantly the right temporal lobe. The aim of this study was to further characterize the profile of cognitive impairment and the ...
  • The role of paternal mind‐mindedness in preschoolers' self‐regulated conduct 

    Gagné, Christine; Bernier, Annie; McMahon, Catherine A. (Wiley, 2018-01-17)
    This study examined the prospective links between paternal mind‐mindedness (MM) and 2 indices of preschoolers' self‐regulated con-duct, namely, inhibitory control and rule‐compatible conduct.Ninety‐two families (47 boys) participated in 2 assessments. ...
  • The role of the left anterior temporal lobe for unpredictable and complex mappings in word reading 

    Joyal, Marilyne; Brambati, Simona Maria; Laforce, Robert Jr.; Montembeault, Maxime; Boukadi, Mariem; Rouleau, Isabelle; Macoir, Joël; Joubert, Sven; Fecteau, Shirley; Wilson, Maximiliano A. (Frontiers media, 2017-04)
    The anterior temporal lobes (ATLs) have been consistently associated with semantic processing which, in turn, has a key role in reading aloud single words. This study aimed to investigate (1) the reading abilities in patients with the semantic variant ...
  • Rule violation errors are associated with right lateral prefrontal cortex atrophy in neurodegenerative disease 

    Possin, Katherine L.; Brambati, Simona Maria; Rosen, Howard J.; Johnson, Julene K.; Pa, Judy; Weiner, Michael W.; Miller, Bruce L.; Kramer, Joel H. (Cambridge University Press, 2009)
    Good cognitive performance requires adherence to rules specific to the task at hand. Patients with neurological disease often make rule violation errors, but the anatomical basis for rule violation during cognitive testing remains debated. The current ...
  • A secure base from which to regulate: Attachment security in toddlerhood as a predictor of executive functioning at school entry 

    Bernier, Annie; Beauchamp, Miriam; Carlson, Stephanie M.; Lalonde, Gabrielle (2015-09)
    In light of emerging evidence suggesting that the affective quality of parent-child relationships may relate to individual differences in young children's executive functioning (EF) skills, the aim of this study was to investigate ...
  • A self-determination theory perspective on parenting 

    Joussemet, Mireille; Landry, Renée; Koestner, Richard (Canadian Psychological Association, 2008-08)
    This article describes research on parenting that supports children's need for autonomy. First, the authors define parental autonomy support and distinguish it from permissiveness or independence promotion. The authors also define psychologically ...
  • La sémantique, la lecture de mots irréguliers et les lobes temporaux antérieurs 

    Semantics, irregular word reading and the anterior temporal lobes
    Bergeron, Sabryna; Pichette, Dominique; Ciquier, Gabrielle C.; Dubé, Catherine; Brambati, Simona Maria; Wilson, Maximiliano A. (Ortho édition, 2014)
    Dans cette recension des écrits nous présentons les résultats d’études comportementales et de neuroimagerie mettant en rapport la sémantique et la lecture de mots irréguliers, ainsi que la sémantique et les lobes temporaux antérieurs (LTA). Plus ...
  • Sexual and relationship intimacy among women with provoked vestibulodynia and their partners : associations with sexual satisfaction, sexual function, and pain self-efficacy 

    Bois, Katy; Bergeron, Sophie; Rosen, Natalie O.; McDuff, Pierre; Grégoire, Catherine (2013-08)
    Introduction Provoked vestibulodynia (PVD) is the most frequent subtype of vulvodynia. Women report negative consequences of PVD on their sexual and romantic relationships. Researchers have recently highlighted the importance of examining interpersonal ...
  • Single and Multiple Domain Amnestic MCI: two sides of the same coin? 

    Single- and multiple-domain amnestic mild cognitive impairment: two sides of the same coin?
    Brambati, Simona Maria; Belleville, Sylvie; Kergoat, Marie-Jeanne; Chayer, Céline; Gauthier, Serge; Joubert, Sven (2009)
    Background. Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment (aMCI) is considered a transition stage between normal aging and Alzheimer's disease (AD). Two main clinical subtypes of aMCI have been identified: 1) aMCI single domain (aMCI-SD), with isolated ...
  • Sleep and aggressive behavior among toddlers: investigating directionality of associations 

    Sleep and aggression in toddlers
    Bélanger, Marie-Ève; Desrosiers, Kim; Bernier, Annie (Wayne State University Press, 2018)
    This study examined the reciprocal associations between sleep (duration and quality) and aggressive behavior in toddlers. The sample consisted of 82 children (43 boys and 39 girls) and their parents who completed two assessments, when children were 2 ...
  • Sleep and wake disturbances following traumatic brain injury 

    Duclos, Catherine; Dumont, Marie; Wiseman-Hakes, Catherine; Arbour, Caroline; Mongrain, Valérie; Gaudreault, Pierre-Olivier; Khoury, Samar; Lavigne, Gilles; Desautels, Alex; Gosselin, Nadia (Elsevier, 2014-10)
    Traumatic brain injury (TBI) is a major health concern in industrialised countries. Sleep and wake disturbances are among the most persistent and disabling sequelae after TBI. Yet, despite the widespread complaints of post-TBI sleep and wake disturbances, ...
  • Sleep in the acute phase of severe traumatic brain injury : a snapshot of polysomnography 

    Sleep and traumatic brain injury
    Wiseman-Hakes, Catherine; Duclos, Catherine; Blais, Hélène; Dumont, Marie; Bernard, Francis; Desautels, Alex; Menon, David K.; Gilbert, Danielle; Carrier, Julie; Gosselin, Nadia (SAGE, 2015-12-23)
    Background and Objectives. The onset of pervasive sleep-wake disturbances associated with traumatic brain injury (TBI) is poorly understood. This study aimed to (a) determine the feasibility of using polysomnography in patients in the acute, hospitalized ...