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Researcher: Loftus, AM (Mrs Andrea Loftus)

Fields of Research

Rehabilitation
Sensory processes, perception and performance
Motor control
Educational psychology
Central nervous system
Health and community services

Research Objectives

Clinical health
Expanding knowledge in psychology
Expanding knowledge in philosophy and religious studies
Allied health therapies (excl. mental health services)
Other health

Career Best Publications

Mirror, mirror on the wall: viewing a mirror reflection of unilateral hand movements facilitates ipsilateral M1 excitability; Experimental Brain Research
Plea for help in stroke research
Reduced fields of view is neither necessary nor sufficient for distance underestimation but reduce precision and may cause calibration problems; Experimental Brain Research
When two eyes are better than one in prehension: Monocular viewing and end-point variance; Experimental Brain Research

Research Publications

Bilateral and unilateral movement training on upper limb function in chronic stroke patients: a TMS study; Journal of the Neurological Sciences
Mirror, mirror on the wall: viewing a mirror reflection of unilateral hand movements facilitates ipsilateral M1 excitability; Experimental Brain Research
Plea for help in stroke research
Reduced fields of view is neither necessary nor sufficient for distance underestimation but reduce precision and may cause calibration problems; Experimental Brain Research
When two eyes are better than one in prehension: Monocular viewing and end-point variance; Experimental Brain Research

Research Projects

The Effect of Combined Bilateral Therapy and Mirror-viewing on Neuroplasticity and Motor Function on Post-Stroke Hemiparesis; Brain Foundation (BrainF)

Research Candidate Supervision