Research groups

Functional Neurological Disorder (FND) Research Group

Peer-reviewed reviews and editorials

  1.  A Review and Expert Opinion on the Neuropsychiatric Assessment of Motor Functional Neurological Disorders. (On behalf of the American Neuropsychiatric Association Committee for Research.) Perez DL, Aybek S, Popkirov S, Kozlowska K, Stephen CD, Anderson J, Shura R, Ducharme S, Carson A, Hallett M, Nicholson TR, Stone J, LaFrance WC Jr, Voon V; J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci. 2021 Winter;33(1):14-26. 
  2. Stressful life events and maltreatment in conversion (functional neurological) disorder: systematic review and meta-analysis of case-control studies. Ludwig L, Pasman JA, Nicholson T, Aybek S, David AS, Tuck S, Kanaan RA, Roelofs K, Carson A, Stone J. The Lancet Psychiatry 2018 (IF: 11.59)
  3. Functional Movement Disorders. Barbey A, Aybek S. Current Opinion in Neurology 2017 Aug;30(4):427-34 (IF:4.70).
  4. Functional limb weakness and paralysis. Stone J, Aybek S. Handbook of Clinical Neurology, 2017 Jan;139:2013-28 (IF: 2.22).
  5. What’s so special about Conversion Disorder? A problem and a proposal for diagnostic classification. Kannan R, Carson A, Wessley S, Nicholson T, Aybek S, David A.British Journal of Psychiatry, 2010 June;196(6):427-8 (IF:7.3)
  6. The Neuropsychiatry of Conversion Disorder. Aybek S, Kanaan R, David A. Current Opinion on Psychiatry, 2008 May;21(3):275-280 (IF:3.0)
  7. Does subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson’s disease affect cognition and behavior. Aybek S, Vingerhoets F. Nature Reviews Neurology, 2007 Feb;3(2):70-1 (IF:15.3)