Forthcoming/in preparation

Thresholds of task-specificity in task-specific dystonia: a bilateral deficit in finger dexterity.  Sadnicka A, Wiestler T, Butler K, Altenmuller E, Edwards M , Ejaz N, Diedrichsen J. 

Movement integration updates hold command in DYT-TOR1A dystonia Sadnicka A, Galea JM, Rothwell J, Albert S, Shadmehr R.  

The dynamic postural deficit of DYT1 dystonia: quantifying the influence of sensory and motor noise Sadnicka A, Chen X, Galea JM.  

 

** Highlights **

Dystonia. Sadnicka A, Meppelink AM, Kalinowski A, Oakeshott P, van den Dool J. BMJ. 2022 Apr 11;377:e062659. doi: 10.1136/bmj-2020-062659.

Sadnicka A, Stevenson A, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ, Galea JM.  Increased motor variability is detrimental for motor performance in DYT1 dystonia.  Nature Scientific Reports.   Feb 25;8(1):3653.

Sadnicka A, Kornysheva, K, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ. A unifying motor control framework for task-specific dystonia. Nat Rev Neurol. 2018 Feb;14(2):116-124. 

 

2022

Dystonia. Sadnicka A, Meppelink AM, Kalinowski A, Oakeshott P, van den Dool J. BMJ. 2022 Apr 11;377:e062659. doi: 10.1136/bmj-2020-062659.

A Critical Investigation of Cerebellar Associative Learning in Isolated Dystonia.  Sadnicka A, Rocchi L, Latorre A, Antelmi E, Teo J, Pareés I, Hoffland BS, Brock K, Kornysheva K, Edwards MJ, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC. Mov Disord. 2022 Mar 21. doi: 10.1002/mds.28967. 

 

2021
 

Intact primary sensorimotor cortex representation in musicians’ dystonia.  Sadnicka A, Wiestler T, Butler K, Altenmuller E, Edwards M, Ejaz N, Diedrichsen J. 

MedRxiv.

Novel Directions and Next Steps of Neuromodulation of the Cerebellum in Health and Disease Author of section on dystonia.  Mario Manto; Georgios P.D. Argyropoulos; Tommaso Bocci; Pablo A. Celnik; Louise A. Corben; Matteo Guidetti; Giacomo Koch; Alberto Priori; John C. Rothwell; Anna Sadnicka; Danny Spampinato; Yoshikazu Ugawa; Maximilian J Wessel; Roberta Ferrucci. Cerebellum (online)

Editorial: Advances in Invasive and Non-invasive Brain Stimulation for Dystonia and Other Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders.Bocci T, Knikou M, Koch G, Sadnicka A. Front Neurol. 2021 Aug 13;12:741201. 

Latorre A, Rocchi L, Sadnicka A.  The Expanding Horizon of Neural Stimulation for Hyperkinetic Movement Disorders. Frontiers in Neurology. 2021 May 14;12:669690.

Sadnicka A, Mardell L, Bestmann S. Computational Neuroscience with Global Accessibility.  Lancet Neurol.2021 Apr;20(4):257-258. 

2020

Sadnicka A, Hamada M.  Plasticity and dystonia: a hypothesis shrouded in variability. Exp Brain Res. 2020 Aug;238(7-8):1611-1617.

Sadnicka A, Daum C, Meppelink AM, Manohar S, Edwards M. Reduced drift rate: a biomarker of impaired information processing in functional movement disorders. Brain. 2020 Feb 1;143(2):674-683

2019

Sadnicka A, Galea JM, Edward MJ.  What can kinematic studies tell us about the mechanisms of dystonia. Progress in Brain Research   2019;249:251-260.

Sadnicka A, Llobet-Rosset J.   A motor control model for task-specific dystonia and its rehabilitation.  Progress in Brain Research 2019;249:269-283.

Beudel M, Sadnicka A, Edwards MJ, Jong BM.  Linking pathological oscillations with altered temporal processing in Parkinson's disease: neurophysiological mechanisms and implications for neuromodulation.  Frontiers of Neurology.  2019 May 10;10:462.

Kornysheva K, Bush D, Meyer S, Sadnicka A, Barnes N, Burgess N. Neural competitive queuing of ordinal structure underlies skilled sequential action. Neuron. 2019 Mar 20;101(6):1166-1180.e3

2018

Sadnicka A, Kornysheva K. What’s in a name? Conundrums common to the task-specific disorders.  Editorial for Movement Disorders Clinical Practice. 2018 Nov 8;5(6):573-574.

Sadnicka A, Galea J, Chen JC, Warner T, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ.  Delineating cerebellar mechanisms in DYT11.  Movement Disorders. 2018. Dec; 33(12):1956-1961.

Chen JC, Macerollo A, Sadnicka A, Lu MK, Tsai CH, Korlipara P, Bhatia K, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ. Cervical dystonia: Normal auditory mismatch negativity and abnormal somatosensory mismatch negativity. Clin Neurophysiol. 2018 Sep;129(9):1947-1954.

Kassavetis P, Sadnicka A,  Saifee TA, Pareés I, Kojovic M, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ. Reappraising the role of motor surround inhibition in dystonia.  J Neurol Sci. 2018 Jul 15;390:178-183.

Butler K, Sadnicka A, Freeman J, Edwards MJ.  Sensory–motor rehabilitation therapy for task-specific focal hand dystonia: A feasibility study. Journal of Hand therapy. 2018;23(2):53-63

Sadnicka A, Stevenson A, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ, Galea JM.  Increased motor variability is detrimental for motor performance in DYT1 dystonia.  Nature Scientific Reports.   Feb 25;8(1):3653.

Sadnicka A, Kornysheva, K, Rothwell JC, Edwards MJ. A unifying motor control framework for task-specific dystonia. Nat Rev Neurol. 2018 Feb;14(2):116-124. 

2017

Sadnicka A, Farmer SF. The Crossed Flexor Plantar Response in Patients with Klippel-Feil Syndrome. Case Rep Neurol. 2017 May 19;9(2):143-148.

Sadnicka A, Daum C, Cordivari C, Bhatia KP, Rothwell JC, Manohar S, Edwards MJ. Mind the gap: temporal discrimination and dystonia. Eur J Neurol. 2017 Jun;24(6):796-806.

2016

Sadnicka A, Kassavetis P, Pareés I, Meppelink AM, Butler K, Edwards M. Task-specific dystonia: pathophysiology and management. J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry. 2016 Sep;87(9):968-74.

Earlier publications