Dr. Graham Pluck
Minds, Brains, & Internationalism


63. Pluck, G. & Cerone, A. (in press). A demonstration of the positive manifold of cognitive test inter-correlations, and how it relates to general intelligence, modularity, and lexical knowledge. Proceedings of the 43rd Annual Conference of the Cognitive Science Society.

62. Pluck, G. & Ruales-Chieruzzi, C. B. (in press). Estimation of premorbid intelligence and executive cognitive functions with lexical reading tasks. Psychology & Neuroscience. DOWNLOAD ACCEPTED MANUSCRIPT.

61. Trueba, A. F. & Pluck, G. (2021). Social support is related to the use of adaptive emotional regulation strategies in Ecuadorian adolescents in foster care. Psych, 3(2), 39-47. https://doi.org/10.3390/psych3020005 OPEN ACCESS

60. Pluck, G. (2021). Theory of mind ability and socioeconomic status, a study of street-connected children and adolescents in Ecuador. Psych, 3(2), 72-84. https://doi.org/10.3390/psych3020008  OPEN ACCESS

59. Pluck, G. & Barrera Falconi, P. E. (in press). Sensitivity to financial rewards and impression management links to smartphone use and dependence. Cognition, Brain, Behavior. An Interdisciplinary Journal. REPRINT REQUEST.

58. Pluck, G., Córdova, M. A., Bock, C., Chalen, I. & Trueba, A. F. (2021). Socioeconomic status, executive functions, and theory of mind ability in adolescents: Relationships with language ability and cortisol. British Journal of Developmental Psychology, 39(1), 19-38. https://doi.org/10.1111/bjdp.12354 OPEN ACCESS

57. Cerone, A. & Pluck, G. (2021). A formal model for emulating the generation of human knowledge in semantic memory. In: J. Bowles, G. Broccia, & M. Nanni (Eds.), Lecture notes in computer science: Vol. 12611, From Data to Models and Back. DataMod 2020 (pp. 104–122). Springer. https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-030-70650-0_7 DOWNLOAD PDF

56. Rivero Rodríguez, D., Scherle Matamoros, C., Di Capua Sacoto, D., Garcia-Ptacek, S., Pernas Sanchez, Y. & Pluck, G. (2021). Predisposing factors and the impact of health care associated infections in patients with Status Epilepticus. Arquivos de Neuro-Psiquiatria, 79(3), 209-215. https://doi.org/10.1590/0004-282X-anp-2019-0365 OPEN ACCESS

55. Pluck, G. (in press). Street children in Latin America. In J. M. Castaldelli-Maia, A. Ventriglio, & D. Bhugra (Eds.). Homelessness and Mental Health. Oxford (UK): Oxford University Press. REPRINT REQUEST

54. Pluck, G., Barajas, B. M., Hernandez-Rodriguez, J. L., Martínez, M. A. (2020). Language ability and adult homelessness. International Journal of Language & Communication Disorders, 55(3), 332-344. https://doi.org/10.1111/1460-6984.12521 REPRINT REQUEST

53. Pluck, G. (2020). A lexical decision task to measure crystallized-verbal ability in Spanish. Revista Latinoamericana de Psicología, 52, 1-10. https://doi.org/10.14349/rlp.2020.v52.1 OPEN ACCESS

52. Pluck, G., Crespo-Andrade, C., Parreño, P, Haro, K. I., Martínez, M. A. & Pontón, S. C. (2020). Executive functions and intelligent goal-directed behavior: A neuropsychological approach to understanding success using professional sales as a real-life measure. Psychology & Neuroscience, 13(2), 158–175. https://doi.org/10.1037/pne0000195 REPRINT REQUEST

51. Pluck, G., Bravo Mancero, P., Ortíz Encalada, P.A., Urquizo Alcívar, A. M., Maldonado Gavilanez, C. E., & Chacon, P. (2020). Differential associations of neurobehavioral traits and cognitive ability to academic achievement in higher education. Trends in Neuroscience and Education, 18. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tine.2019.100124 REPRINT REQUEST

50. Pluck, G., Villagomez-Pacheco, D., Karolys, M. I., & Montaño-Córdova, M. E. & Almeida-Meza, P. (2019). Response suppression, strategy application, and working memory in the prediction of academic performance and classroom misbehavior: A neuropsychological approach. Trends in Neuroscience and Education, 17, https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tine.2019.100121 REPRINT REQUEST

49. Pluck, G., Amraoui, D., & Fornell-Villalobos, I. (2021). Brief Communication: Reliability of the D-KEFS Tower Test in samples of children and adolescents in Ecuador. Applied Neuropsychology: Child, 10(2), 158-164. https://doi.org/10.1080/21622965.2019.1629922 REPRINT REQUEST

48. Pluck, G. (2019). Preliminary validation of a free-to-use, brief assessment of adult intelligence for research purposes: The Matrix Matching Test. Psychological Reports, 122(2), 709-730. https://doi.org/10.1177/0033294118762589 DOWNLOAD PDF

47. Pluck, G. & López-Águila, M. A. (2019). Induction of fear but no effects on cognitive fluency by theta frequency auditory binaural beat stimulation. Psychology & Neuroscience, 12(1), 53-64. https://doi.org/10.1037/pne0000166 DOWNLOAD PDF

46. Pluck, G., Bravo Mancero, P., Maldonado Gavilanez, C. E. Urquizo Alcívar, A. M., Ortíz Encalada, P. A., Tello Carrasco, E. …Trueba, A. F. (2019). Modulation of striatum based non-declarative and medial temporal lobe based declarative memory predicts academic achievement at university level. Trends in Neuroscience and Education, 14, 1-10. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tine.2018.11.002 DOWNLOAD PDF

45. Pluck, G. (2018). Lexical reading ability predicts academic achievement at university level. Cognition, Brain, Behavior. An Interdisciplinary Journal, 22(3), 175-196. https://doi.org/10.24193/cbb.2018.22.12 DOWNLOAD PDF

44. Pluck, G., Banda-Cruz, D. R., Andrade-Guimaraes, M. V., & Trueba, A. F. (2018). Socioeconomic deprivation and the development of neuropsychological functions: A study with “street children” in Ecuador. Child Neuropsychology, 24(4), 510-523. https://doi.org/10.1080/09297049.2017.1294150 DOWLOAD PDF

43. Villagómez, D., Pluck, G., & Almeida, P. (2017). Relación entre la memoria de trabajo, inhibición de respuesta, y habilidad verbal con el éxito académico y el comportamiento en adolescentes. Maskana, 8, 87-100. https://publicaciones.ucuenca.edu.ec/ojs/index.php/maskana/article/download/1879/1379 DOWNLOAD PDF

42. Pluck, G., Almeida-Meza, P., Gonzales-Lorza, A., Muñoz-Ycaza, R., & Trueba, A. (2017). Estimación de la función cognitiva premorbida con el Test de Acentuación de Palabras. Revista Ecuatoriana de Neurología, 26(3), 226-234. http://scielo.senescyt.gob.ec/scielo.php?script=sci_arttext&pid=S2631-25812017000200226 DOWNLOAD PDF

41. Pluck, G., Ruales-Chieruzzi, C. B., Paucar-Guerra, E. J., Andrade-Guimaraes, M. V., & Trueba, A. F. (2016). Separate contributions of general intelligence and right prefrontal neurocognitive functions to academic achievement at university level. Trends in Neuroscience and Education, 5(4), 178-185. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.tine.2016.07.002 DOWNLOAD PDF

40. Pluck, G., Brooker, C., Blizard, R., & Moran, P. (2015). Personality disorder in a probation cohort: Demographic, substance misuse and forensic characteristics. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 25(5), 403-415. https://doi.org/10.1002/cbm.1938 AVAILABLE ON RESEARCHGATE

39. Pluck, G., Nakakarumai, M., & Sato, Y. (2015). Homelessness and cognitive impairment: An exploratory study in Tokyo, Japan. East Asian Archives of Psychiatry, 25(3), 122-127. https://search.informit.com.au/documentSummary;res=IELHEA;dn=553161148157914 DOWNLOAD PDF

38. Lee, K. H., Pluck, G., Lekka, N., Horton, A., Wilkinson, I. D., & Woodruff, P. W. (2015). Self-harm in schizophrenia is associated with dorsolateral prefrontal and posterior cingulate activity. Progress in Neuro-Psychopharmacology and Biological Psychiatry, 61, 18-23. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.pnpbp.2015.03.005 DOWNLOAD PDF

37. Pluck, G., Banda-Cruz, D. R., Andrade-Guimaraes, M. V., Ricaurte-Diaz, S., & Borja-Alvarez, T. (2015). Post-traumatic stress disorder and intellectual function of socioeconomically deprived ‘street children’ in Quito, Ecuador. International Journal of Mental Health and Addiction, 13(2), 215-224. https://doi.org/10.1007/s11469-014-9523-0 DOWNLOAD PDF

36. Pluck, G. (2015). The ‘street children' of Latin America. The Psychologist, 28(1), 20-23. https://thepsychologist.bps.org.uk/volume-28/january-2015/street-children-latin-america DOWNLOAD PDF

35. Pluck, G. (2015). Challenges and strengths, thinking about ´street children´. Favelas@LSE. https://eprints.lse.ac.uk/63058/ DOWNLOAD PDF

34. Pluck, G., & Brooker, C. (2014). Epidemiological survey of suicide ideation and acts and other deliberate self‐harm among offenders in the community under supervision of the Probation Service in England and Wales. Criminal Behaviour and Mental Health, 24(5), 358-364. https://doi.org/10.1002/cbm.1909 DOWNLOAD PDF

33. Lambe, S., Mogg, A., Eranti, S., Pluck, G., Hastilow, S., & McLoughlin, D. M. (2014). Trends in use of electroconvulsive therapy in South London from 1949 to 2006. The Journal of ECT, 30(4), 309-314. https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0000000000000112 DOWNLOAD PDF

32. Pluck, G., Lekka, N. P., Sarkar, S., Lee, K. H., Bath, P. A., Sharif, O., & Woodruff, P. W. R. (2013). Clinical and neuropsychological aspects of non-fatal self-harm in schizophrenia. European Psychiatry, 28(6), 344-348. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.eurpsy.2012.08.003 DOWNLOAD PDF

31. Pluck, G. (2013). Cognitive abilities of ‘street children’: A systematic review. Chuo Journal of Policy Sciences and Cultural Studies, 21, 121-133. https://core.ac.uk/download/pdf/13505792.pdf DOWNLOAD PDF

30. Pluck, G., & Banda-Cruz, D. (2013). Meta-analysis of intelligence scores of 'street children' in developing countries. Proceedings of the Third Annual Asian Conference on Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences, 80-91. https://papers.iafor.org/submissionacp2013_0122/ DOWNLOAD PDF

29. Pluck, G. (2013). Teaching psychology through English: Incidental improvement in academic reading comprehension. Journal of Education Sciences and Psychology, 3(LXV), 38-42. DOWNLOAD PDF

28. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., & Parks, R. W. (2013). Self-harm and homeless adults. Crisis: The Journal of Crisis Intervention and Suicide Prevention, 34(5), 363-366. https://doi.org/10.1027/0227-5910/a000202 DOWNLOAD PDF

27. Pluck, G., & Lee, K. H. (2013). Negative symptoms and related disorders of diminished goal directed behavior. Minerva Psichiatrica: A Journal on Psychiatry, Psychology and Psychopharmacology, 54, 15-29. https://psycnet.apa.org/record/2013-27910-002 DOWNLOAD PDF

26. Pluck, G., Girgis, S., Lee, K. H., & Parks, R. W. (2013). Childhood abuse and adult Homelessness. In S. Kimura & A. Miyazaki (Eds.), Physical and Emotional Abuse: Triggers, Short and Long-Term Consequences and Prevention Methods. Hauppauge: Nova Publishers. DOWNLOAD PDF

25. Pluck, G., Anderson, M., Armstrong, S., Armstrong, M., & Nadkarni, A. (2013). Repeat self-harm among children and adolescents referred to a specialist service. Journal of Child & Adolescent Trauma, 6(1), 57-73. https://doi.org/10.1080/19361521.2013.743949 DOWNLOAD PDF

24. Brooker, C., Sirdifield, C., Blizard, R., Denney, D., & Pluck, G. (2012). Probation and mental illness. Journal of Forensic Psychiatry & Psychology, 23(4), 522-537. https://doi.org/10.1080/14789949.2012.704640 DOWNLOAD PDF

23. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., Rele, R., Spence, S. A., Sarkar, S., Lagundoye, O., & Parks, R. W. (2012). Premorbid and current neuropsychological function in opiate abusers receiving treatment. Drug and Alcohol Dependence, 124(1), 181-184. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.drugalcdep.2012.01.001 DOWNLOAD PDF

22. Lee, K. H., Tsoi, D. T., Khokhar, W. A., Swalli, J. S., Gee, K., Pluck, G., & Woodruff, P. W. (2012). Performance on the continuous performance test under parametric increase of working memory load in schizophrenia. Psychiatry Research, 197(3), 350-352. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.psychres.2011.09.016 DOWNLOAD PDF

21. Pluck, G., Sirdifield, C., Brooker, C., & Moran, P. (2012). Screening for personality disorder in probationers: validation of the Standardised Assessment of Personality—Abbreviated Scale (SAPAS). Personality and Mental Health, 6(1), 61-68. https://doi.org/10.1002/pmh.177 DOWNLOAD PDF

20. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., David, R., Spence, S. A., & Parks, R. W. (2012). Neuropsychological and cognitive performance of homeless adults. Canadian Journal of Behavioural Science, 44(1), 9-15. https://doi.org/ 10.1037/a0025382 DOWNLOAD PDF

19. Pluck, G., & Johnson, H. (2011). Stimulating curiosity to enhance learning. Education Sciences and Psychology, 19(2), 24-31. http://gesj.internet-academy.org.ge/en/list_artic_en.php?b_sec=edu&issue=2011-12 DOWNLOAD PDF

18. Eranti, S. V., Thirthalli, J., Pattan, V., Mogg, A., Pluck, G., Velayudhan, L., ... McLoughlin, D. M. (2011). Comparison of electroconvulsive therapy practice between London and Bengaluru. The Journal of ECT, 27(4), 275-280. https://doi.org/10.1097/YCT.0b013e31820f8f7c DOWNLOAD PDF

17. Pluck, G., & Brown, R. G. (2011). Cognitive and affective correlates of temperament in Parkinson's disease. Depression Research and Treatment. 893873. https://doi.org/10.1155/2011/893873 OPEN ACCESS

16. Brooker, C., Sirdifield, C., Blizard, R., Maxwell-Harrison, D., Tetley, D., Moran, P., ... Turner, M. (2011). An investigation into the prevalence of mental health disorder and patterns of health service access in a probation population. Lincoln: University of Lincoln. https://www.research-lincs.org.uk/UI/Documents/RfPB%20Executive%20Summary.pdf DOWNLOAD FULL DOCUMENT PDF

15. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., David, R., Macleod, D. C., Spence, S. A., & Parks, R. W. (2011). Neurobehavioural and cognitive function is linked to childhood trauma in homeless adults. British Journal of Clinical Psychology, 50(1), 33-45. https://doi.org/10.1348/014466510X490253 DOWNLOAD PDF

14. Eranti, S. V., Mogg, A. J., Pluck, G. C., Landau, S., & McLoughlin, D. M. (2009). Methohexitone, propofol and etomidate in electroconvulsive therapy for depression: a naturalistic comparison study. Journal of Affective Disorders, 113(1), 165-171. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2008.03.004 DOWNLOAD PDF

13. Knapp, M., Romeo, R., Mogg, A., Eranti, S., Pluck, G., Purvis, R., ... Edwards, D. (2008). Cost-effectiveness of transcranial magnetic stimulation vs. electroconvulsive therapy for severe depression: a multi-centre randomised controlled trial. Journal of Affective Disorders, 109(3), 273-285. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.jad.2008.01.001 DOWNLOAD PDF

12. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., Lauder, H. E., Fox, J. M., Spence, S. A., & Parks, R. W. (2008). Time perspective, depression, and substance misuse among the homeless. The Journal of Psychology, 142(2), 159-168. https://doi.org/10.3200/JRLP.142.2.159-168 DOWNLOAD PDF

11. Mogg, A., Pluck, G., Eranti, S. V., Landau, S., Purvis, R., Brown, R. G., ... McLoughlin, D. M. (2008). A randomized controlled trial with 4-month follow-up of adjunctive repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation of the left prefrontal cortex for depression. Psychological Medicine, 38(3), 323-333. https://doi.org/10.1017/S0033291707001663 DOWNLOAD PDF

10. Tsoi, D. T., Lee, K. H., Khokhar, W. A., Mir, N. U., Swalli, J. S., Gee, K. A., Pluck, G., Woodruff, P. W. (2008). Is facial emotion recognition impairment in schizophrenia identical for different emotions? A signal detection analysis. Schizophrenia Research, 99(1), 263-269. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.schres.2007.11.006 DOWNLOAD PDF

9. McLoughlin, D. M., Mogg, A., Eranti, S., Pluck, G., Purvis, R., Edwards, D., ... Philpot, M. (2007). The clinical effectiveness and cost of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation versus electroconvulsive therapy in severe depression: a multicentre pragmatic randomized controlled trial and economic analysis. Health Technology Assessment, 11(24), 1-54. https://doi.org/10.3310/hta11240 DOWNLOAD PDF

8. Pluck, G., Lee, K. H., & Parks, R. (2007). Homeless shelters and substance misuse. Canadian Medical Association Journal, 176(4), 489. https://doi.org/10.1503/cmaj.1060229 DOWNLOAD PDF

7. Eranti, S., Mogg, A., Pluck, G., Landau, S., Purvis, R., Brown, R. G., ... Romeo, R. (2007). A randomized, controlled trial with 6-month follow-up of repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation and electroconvulsive therapy for severe depression. American Journal of Psychiatry, 164(1), 73-81. https://doi.org/10.1176/appi.ajp.164.1.73 DOWNLOAD PDF

6. Mogg, A., Eranti, S., Pluck, G., & McLoughlin, D. M. (2005). Is electroconvulsive therapy still given in bipolar disorder and does repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation offer more?. In C. McDonald, K. Schulze, R.M. Murray & M. Tohen (Eds.), Bipolar Disorder: The Upswing in Research and Treatment (pp. 193-199). Abingdon (UK): Taylor & Francis. https://doi.org/10.1201/b13932-22 DOWNLOAD PDF

5. Riddoch, M. J., Humphreys, G. W., Jacobson, S., Pluck, G., Bateman, A., & Edwards, M. (2004). Impaired orientation discrimination and localization following parietal damage: On the interplay between dorsal and ventral processes in visual perception. Cognitive Neuropsychology, 21(6), 597-623. https://doi.org/10.1080/02643290342000230 DOWNLOAD PDF

4. Pluck, G. C. (2002). Review of Personality and Psychopathology. Journal of Psychophysiology, 16(1), 67-68. https://psycnet.apa.org/buy/2007-17081-001 DOWNLOAD PDF 

3. Pluck, G. C., & Brown, R. G. (2002). Apathy in Parkinson’s disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 73(6), 636-642. https://doi.org/10.1136/jnnp.73.6.636 DOWNLOAD PDF

2. Brown, R. G., & Pluck, G. (2000). Negative symptoms: the ‘pathology’ of motivation and goal-directed behaviour. Trends in Neurosciences, 23(9), 412-417. https://doi.org/10.1016/S0166-2236(00)01626-X DOWNLOAD PDF

1. Pluck, G., & Brown, R.G. (2000). Personality correlates of visual attentional processing. Journal of Psychology and the Behavioral Sciences, 14, 36-49. DOWNLOAD PDF