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Researcher: Vicario, CM (Dr Carmelo Vicario)

Fields of Research

Biological Psychology (Neuropsychology, Psychopharmacology, Physiological Psychology)
Linguistic Processes (incl. Speech Production and Comprehension)
Cognitive Science
Neurology and Neuromuscular Diseases
Personality, Abilities and Assessment
Central Nervous System
Psychiatry (incl. Psychotherapy)

Research Objectives

Expanding Knowledge in Psychology and Cognitive Sciences
Expanding Knowledge in the Medical and Health Sciences
Child Health
Nervous System and Disorders
Mental Health

Career Best Publications

Research Publications

A systematic review on the therapeutic effectiveness of non-invasive brain stimulation for the treatment of anxiety disorders; Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
Applications of transcranial direct current stimulation in children and pediatrics; Reviews in the Neurosciences
Core, social and moral disgust are bounded: A review on behavioral and neural bases of repugnance in clinical disorders; Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews
Counterfactual thinking affects the excitability of the motor cortex; Cortex
Do experts see it in slow motion? Altered timing of action simulation uncovers domain-specific perceptual processing in expert athletes; Psychological Research
Does hunger sharpen senses? A psychophysics investigation on the effects of appetite in the timing of reinforcement-oriented actions; Psychological Research
Emotional Appraisal of Moral Dilemmas: What Neuroimaging Can Tell about the Disgust–Morality Link; The Journal of Neuroscience
Enhanced corticobulbar excitability in chronic smokers during visual exposure to cigarette smoking cues; Journal of psychiatry & neuroscience
Forgetting fear associations through tES: which memory process might be critical?; Translational psychiatry
Group membership and racial bias modulate the temporal estimation of in-group/out-group body movements; Experimental Brain Research
Impaired emotion recognition is linked to alexithymia in heroin addicts; PeerJ
Language processing is not a race against time; Behavioral and Brain Sciences
Left-right compatibility in the processing of trading verbs; Frontiers in behavioral neuroscience
Pictures of disgusting foods and disgusted facial expressions suppress the tongue motor cortex; Social Cognitive and Affective Neuroscience
Relationship between body mass index and moral disapproval rating for ethical violations; Personality and Individual Differences
Salivary secretion and disgust: A pilot study; Acta psychologica
Setting the scalar variance property to understand the time reproduction deficit in essential tremor; Movement disorders
Slower time estimation in Post-Traumatic Stress Disorder; Scientific Reports
Social communication in Tourette syndrome: a glimpse at the contribution of the insula and the prefrontal cortex; Brain
tDCS in Pediatric Neuropsychiatric Disorders; Neurotechnology and Brain Stimulation in Pediatric Psychiatric and Neurodevelopmental Disorders
Temporal Processing of Perceived Body Movement in Cervical Dystonia; Movement Disorders
The effect of hunger and satiety in the judgment of ethical violations; Brain and Cognition
The perception of time in childhood migraine; Cephalalgia
The perception of time is underestimated in adolescents with anorexia nervosa; Frontiers in Psychiatry
Time is overestimated in obesity: a cohort study; Journal of Health Psychology
Time processing and motor control in movement disorders; Frontiers in Human Neuroscience
Timing recalibration in childhood Tourette syndrome associated with persistent pimozide treatment; Journal of neuropsychology

Research Projects

Research Candidate Supervision