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Sylvie Chokron
Leader of the Perception/action group
Senior Research Scientist
Address : Unité Fonctionnelle Vision et Cognition, Fondation Ophtalmologique Rothschild, 25 rue Manin, 75019 Paris
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PUBLICATIONS (by category, 1900 - 2017) by date -- 2005-2017

Journal article

Petkovic, M., Chokron, S., & Fagard, J. (2016). Visuo-manual coordination in preterm infants without neurological impairments. Research in Developmental Disabilities, in press.

Graignic-Philippe, R., Dayan, J., Chokron, S., Jacquet, A.-Y., & Tordjman, S. (2014). Effects of prenatal stress on fetal and child development: a critical litterature review. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews, 43, 137-162.

Cavezian, C., Vilayphonh, M., Vasseur, V., Caputo, G., Laloum, L., & Chokron, S. (2013). Ophthalmic disorder may affect visuo-attentional performance in childhood. Child Neuropsychology, 19(3), 292-312.

Dulin, D., Hatwell, Y., & Chokron, S. (2013). Haptic Learning of Spatial Concepts: Can Raised-Line Drawings Improve Blind People’s Spatial Capacity? Imagination, Cognition and Personality, 32(3), 239 - 272..

Perez, C., Peyrin, C., Cavézian, C., Coubard, O.A., Caetta, F., Raz, N., Levin, N., Doucet, G., Andersson, F., Obadia, M., Gout, O., Héran, F., Savatovsky, J., & Chokron, S. (2013). An fMRI investigation of the cortical network underlying detection and categorization abilities in hemianopic patients. Brain Topography, 26(2), 264-277.

Raz, N., Chokron, S., Cavézian, C., Ben-Hur, T., & Levin, N. (2013). Temporal reorganization to overcome monocular demyelination. Neurology, 81(8), 702-9..

Viret, A.C., Cavézian, C., Coubard, O.A., Vasseur, V., Raz, N., Levin, N., Vignal, C., Gout, O., & Chokron, S. (2013). Optic neuritis: from magnocellular to cognitive residual dysfunction. Behavioural Neurology, 27(3), 277-283.

Dulin, D., Hatwell, Y., & Chokron, S. (2012). Haptic Learning of Spatial Concepts: Can Raised- Line Drawings Improve Blind People’s Spatial Capacity? Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied, Journal of Experimental Psychology: Applied,, in press, .

Farid, K., Petras, S., Ducasse, V., Chokron, S., Helft, G., & Blacher, J.a.n.d.C.-V. (2012). Brain perfusion SPECT imaging and acetazolamide challenge in vascular cognitive impairment. Nucl Med Commun, 33(6), 571-80.

Musel, B., Chauvin, A., Guyader, N., & Chokron, S. (2012). Is coarse-tofine strategy sensitive to normal aging? PLoS One, 7(6), .

Raz, N., Dotan, S., Chokron, S., Ben-Hur, T., & Levin, N. (2012). Demyelination processes affect temporal aspects of perception: an optic neuritis study. press. Annals of Neurology, 71(4), 531-8.

Bouis, C., Cavezian, C., & Chokron, S. (2011). Les troubles neurovisuels dans l'epilepsie de l'enfant: Un etat des lieux. Revue de Neuropsychologie, Neurosciences Cognitives et Cliniques, 3, 155-160.

Bourlon, C., Duret, C., Pradat-Diehl, P., Azouvi, P., Loeper-Jeny, C., Merat-Blanchard, M., Levy, C., Chokron, S., & Bartolomeo, P. (2011). Vocal response times to real and imagined stimuli in spatial neglect: A group study and single-case report. Cortex: A Journal Devoted to the Study of the Nervous System and Behavior, 47, 536-546.

Coubard, O.A., Perez, C., Kazandjian, S., Gaudry, I., Marendaz, C., Guyader, N., Peyrin, C., & Chokron, S. (2011). Visual demand and visual field presentation influence natural scene processing. Graefes Archive for Clinical and Experimental Ophthalmology, 249(2), 223-232.

Dulin, D., Cavezian, C., Serrière, C., Bachoud-Levi, A.C., Bartolomeo, P., & Chokron, S. (2011). Colour, Face and Visuo-Spatial Imagery Abilities in Low-Vision Individuals with Visual Field Deficits. Quaterly Journal of Experimental Psychology,, 64(10), 1955-70.

Kazandjian, S., Gaash, E., Love, I.Y., Zivotofsky, A.Z., & Chokron, S. (2011). Spatial representation of action phrases among bidirectional readers: The effect of language environment and sentence complexity. Social Psychology, 42, 249-258.

Musel, B., Hera, R., & Chokron, S... (2011). Residual abilities in age-related macular degeneration patients to process spatial frequencies during natural scenes categorization. Visual Neuroscience, 28(6), 529-541.

Raz, N., & Ben-Oliel, T. (2011). Sustained motion perception deficit following optic neuritis: multidisciplinary findings. Neurology, 76(24), 2103-2111.

Cavézian, C., Gaudry, I., Perez, C., Coubard, O.A., Doucet, G., Peyrin, C., Marendaz, C., Obadia, M., Gout, O., & Chokron, S. (2010). Specific impairments in visual processing following lesion side in hemianopic patients. Cortex, 46(9), 1123-1131.

Cavezian, C., Vilayphonh, M., de Agostini, M., Vasseur, V., Watier, L., Kazandjian, S., Laloum, L., & Chokron, S. (2010). Assessment of visuo-attentional abilities in young children with or without visual disorder: Toward a systematic screening in the general population. Research in Developmental Disabilities, 31, 1102-1108.

Chokron, S. (2010). Neuroplasticity predicts outcome of optic neuritis independent of tissue damage: Comment. Annals of Neurology, 67, 550-551.

De Agostini, M., Kazandjian, S..., Lellouche, J., & Chokron, S. (2010). Handedness and Visual Aesthetic Preference: Effect of Age and Reading/Writing Directional Scanning Experience. Writing Systems Research,, 2(2), .

Kazandjian, S., Cavezian, C., Zivotofsky, A.Z., & Chokron, S. (2010). Bisections in two languages: When number processing, spatial representation, and habitual reading direction interact. Neuropsychologia, .

Raz, N., Vaknin, A., Chokron, S., Ben-Hur, T., & Levin, N. (2010). Functional MRI as a tool for assessing chiasmal visual defect in a patient with neuromyelitis optica. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 81, 1174-1175.

Bourlon, C., Chokron, S., Bachoud-Lévi, A.C., Coubard, O.A., Bergeras, I., Moulignier, A., Viret, A.C., & Bartolomeo, P. (2009). [Presentation of an assessment battery for visual mental imagery and visual perception]. Revue Neurologique, 165(12), 1045-1054.

Cristinzio, C., Bourlon, C., Pradat-Diehl, P., Trojano, L., Grossi, D., Chokron, S., & Bartolomeo, P. (2009). Representational neglect in 'invisible' drawing from memory. Cortex: A Journal Devoted to the Study of the Nervous System and Behavior, 45, 313-317.

Dupierrix, E., Gresty, M., Ohlmann, T., & Chokron, S. (2009). Long-lasting induced plasticity of spatial perception: How ecological sensori-motor experience determine subjective space. ,. PloS One, 4(2):e4465, .

Kazandjian, S., Dupierrix, E., Gaash, E., Love, I.Y., Zivotofsky, A.Z., De Agostini, M., & Chokron, S. (2009). Egocentric reference in bidirectional readers as measured by the straight-ahead pointing task. Brain Research, 1247, 133-141.

Perez, C., Cavézian, C., Peyrin, C., Coubard, O.A., Doucet, G., Andersson, F., Gout, O., Savatovsky, J., & Chokron, S. (2009). [Cortical plasticity in visual areas after a post-chiasmatic lesion: a neuro-imaging study]. Revue de Neuropsychologie, 1(3), 254-260.

Tsirlin, I., Dupierrix, E., Chokron, S., Coquillart, S., & Ohlmann, T. (2009). Uses of virtual reality for diagnosis, rehabilitation and study of unilateral spatial neglect: Review and analysis. CyberPsychology & Behavior, 12, 175-181.

Vilayphonh, M., Cavezian, C., Laloum, L., de Agostini, M., Watier, L., Vasseur, V., & Chokron, S. (2009). Evaluation des troubles visuo-attentionnels chez l'enfant de quatre a six ans. Revue de Neuropsychologie, Neurosciences Cognitives et Cliniques, 1, 110-119.

Chokron, S., Bartolomeo, P., & Sieroff, E. (2008). La negligence spatiale unilaterale: Trente ans de recherches, de decouvertes, d'espoirs et (surtout) de questions. Revue Neurologique, 164, S134-S142.

Chokron, S., Perez, C., Obadia, M., Gaudry, I., Laloum, L., & Gout, O. (2008). From blindsight to sight: Cognitive rehabilitation of visual field defects. Restorative Neurology and Neuroscience, 26, 305-320.

Dulin, D., Hatwell, Y., Pylyshyn, Z., & Chokron, S. (2008). Effects of peripheral and central visual impairment on mental imagery capacity. Neuroscience and Biobehavioral Reviews, 32, 1396-1408.

Dupierrix, E., Alleysson, D., Ohlmann, T., & Chokron, S. (2008). Corrigendum to 'Spatial bias induced by a non-conflictual task reveals the nature of space perception'. Brain Research, 1245, 130.

Dupierrix, E., Alleysson, D., Ohlmann, T., & Chokron, S. (2008). Spatial bias induced by a non-conflictual task reveals the nature of space perception. Brain Research, 1214, 127-135.

Urbanski, M., de Schotten, M.T., Rodrigo, S., Catani, M., Oppenheim, C., Touze, E., Chokron, S., Meder, J.F., Levy, R., Dubois, B., & Bartolomeo, P. (2008). Brain networks of spatial awareness: Evidence from diffusion tensor imaging tractography. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 79, 598-601.

Chokron, S., Dupierrix, E., Tabert, M., & Bartolomeo, P. (2007). Experimental remission of unilateral spatial neglect. Neuropsychologia, 45, 3127-3148.

Sieroff, E., Decaix, C., Chokron, S., & Bartolomeo, P. (2007). Impaired orienting of attention in left unilateral neglect: A componential analysis. Neuropsychology, 21, 94-113.

Chokron, S. (2006). Functional neuroimaging in neurology and neuropsychology. Current Medical Imaging Reviews, 2, 59-69.

Dupierrix, E., Alleysson, D., Chokron, S., & Ohlmann, T. (2006). Induction of lateralized spatial bias among normal subjects. Cogn Process, 5, 28-9.

Peyrin, C., Chokron, S., Guyader, N., Gout, O., Moret, J., & Marendaz, C. (2006). Neural correlates of spatial frequency processing: A neuropsychological approach. Brain Research, 1073-1074, 1-10.

Peyrin, C., Mermillod, M., Chokron, S., & Marendaz, C. (2006). Effect of temporal constraints on hemispheric asymmetries during spatial frequency processing. Brain and Cognition, 62, 214-220.

Bartolomeo, P., Bachoud-Levi, A.-C., Azouvi, P., & Chokron, S. (2005). Time to imagine space: A chronometric exploration of representational neglect. Neuropsychologia, 43, 1249-1257.

Pierre-Kahn, A., Recassens, C., Pinto, G., Thalassinos, C., Chokron, S..., J-C., B., R., Z., & M., S.R. (2005). Social and psycho-intellectual outcome following radical removal of craniopharyngiomas in childhood A prospective series. Childs Nerv Syst, 21((8-9)), 817-24..