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Bekinschtein, T. A., Dehaene, S., Rohaut, B., Tadel, F., Cohen, L., & Nacacche, L. (2009). Neural signature of the conscious processing of auditory regularities. Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences of the United States of America, 106(5), 1672-1677.


Berkovich-Ohana, A. (2015). A case study of a meditation-induced altered state: increased overall gamma synchronization. Phenomenology and the Cognitive Sciences, 1-16.


Beukema, S. (2015). Event-related potential markers of perceptual and conceptual speeh processes in patients with disorders of consciousness. (Masters Thesis), The University of Western Ontario.  


Beukema, S., Gonzalez-Lara, L. E., Finoia, P., Kamau, E., Allanson, J., Chennu, S., . . . Cruse, D. (2016). A hierarchy of event-related potential markers of auditory processing in disorders of consciousness. Neuroimage Clin, 12, 359-371. doi:10.1016/j.nicl.2016.08.003


Blanco, D., Annen, J., Piarulli, A., Díaz-Méndez, A., & Laureys, S. (2016). A phased lag index study in patients with disorders of consciousness. Paper presented at the Healthcare Innovation Point-Of-Care Technologies Conference (HI-POCT), 2016 IEEE.


Boly, M., Moran, R., Murphy, M., Boveroux, P., Bruno, M.-A., Noirhomme, Q., . . . Friston, K. (2012). Connectivity Changes Underlying Spectral EEG Changes during Propofol-Induced Loss of Consciousness. The Journal of Neuroscience.


Chennu, S., Finoia, P., Kamau, E., Allanson, J., Williams, G. B., Monti, M. M., . . . Bekinschtein, T. A. (2014). Spectral signatures of reorganised brain networks in disorders of consciousness. PLoS Comput Biol, 10(10), e1003887. doi:10.1371/journal.pcbi.1003887


Chennu, S., Finoia, P., Kamau, E., Monti, M. M., Allanson, J., Pickard, J. D., . . . Bekinschtein, T. A. (2013). Dissociable endogenous and exogenous attention in disorders of consciousness. Neuroimage Clin, 3, 450-461. doi:10.1016/j.nicl.2013.10.008


Chica, A. B., Lasaponara, S., Lupiáñez, J., Doricchi, F., & Bartolomeo, P. (2010). Exogenous attention can capture perceptual consciousness: ERP and behavioural evidence. NeuroImage, 51, 1205-1212. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2010.03.002


Cruse, D., Beukema, S., Chennu, S., Malins, J. G., Owen, A. M., & McRae, K. (2014). The reliability of the N400 in single subjects: Implications for patients with disorders of consciousness. Neuroimage Clin, 4, 788-799. doi:10.1016/j.nicl.2014.05.001


Cruse, D., Chennu, S., Chatelle, C., Fernandez-Espejo, D., Bekinschtein, T. A., Pickard, J. D., . . . Owen, A. M. (2012). Relationship between etiology and covert cognition in the minimally conscious state. Neurology, 78(11), 816-822. doi:10.1212/WNL.0b013e318249f764


Dehaene, S., Nacacche, L., Le Clec'H, G., Koechlin, E., Mueller, M., Dehaene-Lambertz, G., . . . Bihan, D. L. (1998). Imaging unconscious semantic priming. Nature, 395, 597-600.


Faugeras, F., Rohaut, B., Weiss, N., Bekinschtein, T. A., Galanaud, D., Puybasset, L., . . . Nacacche, L. (2011). Probing consciousness with event-related potentials in the vegetative state. Neurology, 77(1-1), 1-7. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3182217ee8


Faugeras, F., Rohaut, B., Weiss, N., Bekinschtein, T. A., Galanaud, D., Puybasset, L., . . . Nacacche, L. (2012). Event related potentials elicited by violations of auditory regularities in patients with impaired consciousness. Neuropsychologia, 50, 403-418.


Fudali-Czyż, A., Francuz, P., & Augustynowicz, P. (2014). Determinants of attentive blank stares. An EFRP study. Consciousness and Cognition, 29(0), 1-9. doi:


Gao, Y., & Zhang, H. (2014). Unconscious processing modulates creative problem solving: evidence from an electrophysiological study. Conscious Cogn, 26, 64-73. doi:10.1016/j.concog.2014.03.001


Genetti, M., Britz, J., Michel, C. M., & Pegna, A. J. (2010). An electrophysiological study of conscious visual perception using progressively degraded stimuli. Journal of Vision, 10(14), 1-14. doi:10.1167/10.14.10


Guo, J. N., Kim, R., Chen, Y., Negishi, M., Jhun, S., Weiss, S., . . . Feeney, E. (2016). Impaired consciousness in patients with absence seizures investigated by functional MRI, EEG, and behavioural measures: a cross-sectional study. The Lancet Neurology, 15(13), 1336-1345.


Hagerty, M. R., Isaacs, J., Brasington, L., Shupe, L., Fetz, E. E., & Cramer, S. C. (2013). Case study of ecstatic meditation: fMRI and EEG evidence of self-stimulating a reward system. Neural Plast, 2013, 653572. doi:10.1155/2013/653572


Kim, M., Mashour, G. A., Moraes, S.-B., Vanini, G., Tarnal, V., Janke, E., . . . Lee, U. (2016). Functional and Topological Conditions for Explosive Synchronization Develop in Human Brain Networks with the Onset of Anesthetic-Induced Unconsciousness. Frontiers in computational neuroscience, 10.


King, J. R., Faugeras, F., Gramfort, A., Schurger, A., El Karoui, I., Sitt, J. D., . . . Dehaene, S. (2013). Single-trial decoding of auditory novelty responses facilitates the detection of residual consciousness. NeuroImage, 83C, 726-738. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.07.013


Kranczioch, C., Debener, S., Maye, A., & Engel, A. K. (2007). Temporal dynamics of access to consciousness in the attentional blink. NeuroImage, 37, 947-955. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2007.05.044


Landsness, E. C., Bruno, M.-A., Noirhomme, Q., Riedner, B. A., Gosseries, O., Schnakers, C., . . . Boly, M. (2011). Electrophysiological correlates of behavioural changes in vigilance in vegetative state and minimally conscious state. Brain, 134(8), 2222-2232. doi:10.1093/brain/awr152


Laurino, M., Menicucci, D., Piarulli, A., Mastorci, F., Bedini, R., Allegrini, P., & Gemignani, A. (2014). Disentangling different functional roles of evoked K-complex components: Mapping the sleeping brain while quenching sensory processing. NeuroImage, 86, 433-445. doi:10.1016/j.neuroimage.2013.10.030


Lee, G. M., Fattinger, S., Mouthon, A. L., Noirhomme, Q., & Huber, R. (2013). Electroencephalogram approximate entropy influenced by both age and sleep. Front Neuroinform, 7, 33. doi:10.3389/fninf.2013.00033


Lustenberger, C., & Huber, R. (2012). High density electroencephalography in sleep research: potential, problems, future perspective. Frontiers in Neurology, 3(77), 1-11. doi:10.3389/fneur.2012.00077


Luu, P., & Tucker, D. M. (2004). Self-regulation by the medial frontal cortex. Consciousness, emotional self-regulation, and the brain, 123-162.


Malinowska, U., Chatelle, C., Bruno, M. A., Noirhomme, Q., Laureys, S., & Durka, P. J. (2013). Electroencephalographic profiles for differentiation of disorders of consciousness. Biomed Eng Online, 12, 109. doi:10.1186/1475-925X-12-109


Mouthon, A.-L., van Hedel, H. J. A., Meyer-Heim, A., Kurth, S., Ringli, M., Pugin, F., & Huber, R. (2016). High-density electroencephalographic recordings during sleep in children with disorders of consciousness. NeuroImage: Clinical, 11, 468-475. doi:10.1016/j.nicl.2016.03.012


Murphy, M., Bruno, M.-A., Riedner, B. A., Boveroux, P., Noirhomme, Q., Landsness, E. C., . . . Boly, M. (2011). Propofol anesthesia and sleep: a highdensity EEG study. Sleep, 34(3), 283-291.


Panadero, A., Castellanos, M., & Tudela, P. (2015). Unconscious context-specific proportion congruency effect in a stroop-like task. Consciousness and Cognition, 31, 35-45.


Pincham, H. L., & Szucs, D. (2011). Conscious Access Is Linked to Ongoing Brain State: Electrophysiological Evidence from the Attentional Blink. Cerebral Cortex, 1, 1-8. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhr314


Pincham, H. L., & Szucs, D. (2012). Conscious access is linked to ongoing brain state: electrophysiological evidence from the attentional blink. Cereb Cortex, 22(10), 2346-2353. doi:10.1093/cercor/bhr314


Radin, D. I., Vieten, C., Michel, L., & Delorme, A. (2011). Electrocortical Activity Prior to Unpredictable Stimuli in Meditators and Nonmeditators. Explore, 7(5), 286-299. doi:10.1016/j.explore.2011.06.004


Rosas, R., Ceric, F., Tenorio, M., Mourgues, C., Thibaut, C., Hurtado, E., & Aravena, M. T. (2010). ADHD children outperform normal children in an artificial grammar implicit learning task: ERP and RT evidence. Consciousness and Cognition, 19, 341-351. doi:10.1016/j.concog.2009.09.006


Ruz, M., Madrid, E., Lupiáñez, J., & Tudela, P. (2003). High density ERP indices of conscious and unconscious semantic priming. Cognitive Brain Research, 17, 719-731. doi:10.1016 / S0926-6410(03)00197-6


Salti, M., & Bar-Haim, Y. (2012). The P3 component of the ERP reflects conscious perception, not confidence. Consciousness and Cognition, IN PRESS. doi:10.1016/j.concog.2012.01.012


Schartner, M., Seth, A., Noirhomme, Q., Boly, M., Bruno, M. A., Laureys, S., & Barrett, A. (2015). Complexity of Multi-Dimensional Spontaneous EEG Decreases during Propofol Induced General Anaesthesia. PloS one, 10(8), e0133532. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0133532


Schorr, B., Schlee, W., Arndt, M., & Bender, A. (2016). Coherence in resting-state EEG as a predictor for the recovery from unresponsive wakefulness syndrome. Journal of Neurology, 1-17.


Sergent, C., Baillet, S., & Dehaene, S. (2005). Timing of the brain events underlying access to consciousness during the attentional blink. Nature neuroscience, 8(10), 1391-1400. doi:10.1038/nn1549


Sergent, C., Faugeras, F., Rohaut, B., Perrin, F., Valente, M., Tallon-Baudry, C., . . . Naccache, L. (2016). Multidimensional cognitive evaluation of patients with disorders of consciousness using EEG: A proof of concept study. NeuroImage: Clinical.


Siclari, F., LaRocque, J. J., Bernardi, G., Postle, B. R., & Tononi, G. (2014). The neural correlates of consciousness in sleep: a no-task, within-state paradigm.


Siclari, F., Larocque, J. J., Postle, B. R., & Tononi, G. (2013). Assessing sleep consciousness within subjects using a serial awakening paradigm. Front Psychol, 4, 542. doi:10.3389/fpsyg.2013.00542


Singh, S., Daltrozzo, J., & Conway, C. M. Attention and Pattern Consciousness Reorganize the Cortical Topography of Event-Related Potential Correlates of Visual Sequential Learning.


Sweeney-Reed, C. M., Riddell, P. M., Ellis, J. A., Freeman, J. E., & Nasuto, S. J. (2012). Neural correlates of true and false memory in mild cognitive impairment. PloS one, 7(10), e48357. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0048357


Tucker, D. M., Brown, M., Luu, P., & Holmes, M. D. (2007). Discharges in ventromedial frontal cortex during absence spells. Epilepsy & Behavior, 11(4), 546-557. doi:10.1016/j.yebeh.2007.04.023


Tucker, D. M., & Holmes, M. D. (2011). Fractures and Bindings of Consciousness. American Scientist, 99(January-February), 32-39.


Wang, X., Zhang, H., Zhang, X., Sun, X., & Zhang, T. (2015). Assessing consciousness with auditory event-related potential during coma recovery: a case study. NeuroReport, 26(2), 50.

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