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Professor Tim Anderson

Tim AndersonBSc(Hons), MBChB, MD, FRACP

Current Role

Clinical Director, New Zealand Brain Research Institute

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Publications

Pitcher, T. L., Myall, D. J., Pearson, J. F., Lacey, C. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Anderson, T. J., & MacAskill, M. R. (2018). Parkinson's disease across ethnicities: A nationwide study in New Zealand. Movement Disorders. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/mds.27389

Blakemore, R. L., MacAskill, M. R., Shoorangiz, R., & Anderson, T. J. (2018). Stress-evoking emotional stimuli exaggerate deficits in motor function in Parkinson's disease. Neuropsychologia, 112, 66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2018.03.006

Fan, D., Alamri, Y., Liu, K., MacAskill, M., Harris, P., Brimble, M., … Anderson, T., & Guan, J. (2018). Supplementation of blackcurrant anthocyanins increased cyclic glycine-proline in the cerebrospinal fluid of Parkinson patients: Potential treatment to improve insulin-like growth factor-1 function. Nutrients, 10(6), 714. doi: 10.3390/nu10060714

Snell, D. L., Martin, R., Macleod, A. D., Surgenor, L. J., Siegert, R. J., Hay-Smith, E. J. C., Melzer, T., Hooper, G. J., & Anderson, T. (2018). Untangling chronic pain and post-concussion symptoms: The significance of depression. Brain Injury, 32(5), 583-592. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2018.1432894

Horne, K.-L., Myall, D. J., MacAskill, M. R., Anderson, T. J., & Dalrymple-Alford, J. C. (2018). Response to “Parkinson's disease mild cognitive impairment classifications and neurobehavioral symptoms”. International Psychogeriatrics. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1017/S1041610218000091

Journal - Research Article

Pitcher, T. L., Myall, D. J., Pearson, J. F., Lacey, C. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Anderson, T. J., & MacAskill, M. R. (2018). Parkinson's disease across ethnicities: A nationwide study in New Zealand. Movement Disorders. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1002/mds.27389

Snell, D. L., Martin, R., Macleod, A. D., Surgenor, L. J., Siegert, R. J., Hay-Smith, E. J. C., Melzer, T., Hooper, G. J., & Anderson, T. (2018). Untangling chronic pain and post-concussion symptoms: The significance of depression. Brain Injury, 32(5), 583-592. doi: 10.1080/02699052.2018.1432894

Fan, D., Alamri, Y., Liu, K., MacAskill, M., Harris, P., Brimble, M., … Anderson, T., & Guan, J. (2018). Supplementation of blackcurrant anthocyanins increased cyclic glycine-proline in the cerebrospinal fluid of Parkinson patients: Potential treatment to improve insulin-like growth factor-1 function. Nutrients, 10(6), 714. doi: 10.3390/nu10060714

Blakemore, R. L., MacAskill, M. R., Shoorangiz, R., & Anderson, T. J. (2018). Stress-evoking emotional stimuli exaggerate deficits in motor function in Parkinson's disease. Neuropsychologia, 112, 66-76. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2018.03.006

Macleod, A. D., Jury, M. A., & Anderson, T. (2017). The (palliative) care of Huntington’s disease. Progress in Palliative Care. Advance online publication. doi: 10.1080/09699260.2017.1337608

Pearson, J. F., Alla, S., Clarke, G., Mason, D. F., Anderson, T., Richardson, A., Miller, D. H., … Abernethy, D. A., … Taylor, B. V. (2017). Multiple sclerosis impact on employment and income in New Zealand. Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, 136(3), 223-232. doi: 10.1111/ane.12714

Woodward, Z., Prickett, T. C. R., Espiner, E. A., & Anderson, T. J. (2017). Central and systemic C-type Natriuretic Peptide are both reduced in Parkinson's Disease. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 43, 15-19. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2017.06.019

Al-Busaidi, I. S., Anderson, T. J., & Alamri, Y. (2017). Qualitative analysis of Parkinson’s disease information on social media: The case of YouTube™. EPMA Journal, 8(3), 273-277. doi: 10.1007/s13167-017-0113-7

Myall, D. J., Pitcher, T. L., Pearson, J. F., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Anderson, T. J., & MacAskill, M. R. (2017). Parkinson's in the oldest old: Impact on estimates of future disease burden. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 42, 78-84. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2017.06.018

Jones, A. J., Kuijer, R. G., Livingston, L., Myall, D., Horne, K., MacAskill, M., Pitcher, T., … Anderson, T. J., & Dalrymple-Alford, J. C. (2017). Caregiver burden is increased in Parkinson's disease with mild cognitive impairment (PD-MCI). Translational Neurodegeneration, 6, 17. doi: 10.1186/s40035-017-0085-5

Wood, K.-L., Myall, D. J., Livingston, L., Melzer, T. R., Pitcher, T. L., MacAskill, M. R., … Anderson, T. J., & Dalrymple-Alford, J. C. (2016). Different PD-MCI criteria and risk of dementia in Parkinson's disease: A 4-year longitudinal study. npj Parkinson's Disease, 2, 15027. doi: 10.1038/npjparkd.2015.27

Snell, D. L., MacLeod, S. A. D., & Anderson, T. (2016). Post-concussion syndrome after a mild traumatic brain injury: A minefield for clinical practice. Journal of Behavioral & Brain Science, 6(6), 227-232. doi: 10.4236/jbbs.2016.66023

Almuqbel, M., Melzer, T. R., Myall, D. J., MacAskill, M. R., Pitcher, T. L., Livingston, L., Wood, K.-L., Keenan, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2016). Metabolite ratios in the posterior cingulate cortex do not track cognitive decline in Parkinson’s disease in a clinical setting. Parkinsonism & Related Disorders, 22, 54-61. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2015.11.008

MacAskill, M. R., & Anderson, T. J. (2016). Eye movements in neurodegenerative diseases. Current Opinion in Neurology, 29(1), 61-68. doi: 10.1097/wco.0000000000000274

Schluter, P. J., Ahuriri-Driscoll, A., Anderson, T. J., Beere, P., Brown, J., Dalrymple-Alford, J., … Gillon, D. A., … Keeling, S., … Lacey, C., … Millar, N., Mor, V., & Jamieson, H. A. (2016). Comprehensive clinical assessment of home-based older persons within New Zealand: An epidemiological profile of a national cross-section. Australian & New Zealand Journal of Public Health, 40(4), 349-355. doi: 10.1111/1753-6405.12525

Mace, J. L., Porter, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Collins, C., & Anderson, T. J. (2016). Acute tryptophan depletion and Lewy body dementias. International Psychogeriatrics, 28(9), 1487-1491. doi: 10.1017/s1041610216000284

Wilcox, R., Brænne, I., Brüggemann, N., Winkler, S., Wiegers, K., Bertram, L., Anderson, T., & Lohmann, K. (2015). Genome sequencing identifies a novel mutation in ATP1A3 in a family with dystonia in females only. Journal of Neurology, 262(1), 187-193. doi: 10.1007/s00415-014-7547-9

Martin, T., Weatherall, M., Anderson, T. J., & MacAskill, M. R. (2015). A randomized controlled feasibility trial of a specific cueing program for falls management in persons with Parkinson disease and freezing of gait. Journal of Neurologic Physical Therapy, 39, 179-184. doi: 10.1097/npt.0000000000000093

Melzer, T. R., Myall, D. J., MacAskill, M. R., Pitcher, T. L., Livingston, L., Watts, R., Keenan, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2015). Tracking Parkinson's disease over one year with multimodal magnetic resonance imaging in a group of older patients with moderate disease. PLoS ONE, 10(12), e0143923. doi: 10.1371/journal.pone.0143923

Alamri, Y., MacAskill, M., Anderson, T., & Benamer, H. (2015). Parkinson's disease in the Gulf countries: An updated review. European Neurology, 74(3-4), 222-225. doi: 10.1159/000442283

Luckey, A. M., Anderson, T., Silverman, M. H., & Webster, G. (2015). Safety, tolerability and pharmacodynamics of a novel immunomodulator, MIS416, in patients with chronic progressive multiple sclerosis. Multiple Sclerosis Journal: Experimental Translational Clinical. doi: 10.1177/2055217315583385

Espiner, E. A., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Prickett, T. C. R., Alamri, Y., & Anderson, T. J. (2014). C-type natriuretic peptide in Parkinson's disease: Reduced secretion and response to deprenyl. Journal of Neural Transmission, 121(4), 371-378. doi: 10.1007/s00702-013-1123-9

Pitcher, T. L., MacAskill, M. R., & Anderson, T. J. (2014). Trends in antiparkinsonian medication use in New Zealand: 1995-2011. Parkinson's Disease, 2014, 379431. doi: 10.1155/2014/379431

Le Heron, C. J., Wright, S. L., Melzer, T. R., Myall, D. J., MacAskill, M. R., Livingston, L., Keenan, R. J., … Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2014). Comparing cerebral perfusion in Alzheimer's disease and Parkinson's disease dementia: An ASL-MRI study. Journal of Cerebral Blood Flow & Metabolism, 34, 964-970. doi: 10.1038/jcbfm.2014.40

McAuliffe, M. J., Kerr, S. E., Gibson, E. M. R., Anderson, T., & LaShell, P. J. (2014). Cognitive—perceptual examination of remediation approaches to hypokinetic dysarthria. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 57, 1268-1283. doi: 10.1044/2014_JSLHR-S-12-0349

Wu, T. Y., Taylor, J. M., Kilfoyle, D. H., Smith, A. D., McGuinness, B. J., Simpson, M. P., … Anderson, T. J., … Cutfield, N. J., … Roxburgh, R. H. (2014). Autonomic dysfunction is a major feature of cerebellar ataxia, neuropathy, vestibular areflexia 'CANVAS' syndrome. Brain, 137(10), 2649-2656. doi: 10.1093/brain/awu196

Toh, E. A., MacAskill, M. R., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Myall, D. J., Livingston, L., Macleod, S. A. D., & Anderson, T. J. (2014). Comparison of cognitive and UHDRS measures in monitoring disease progression in Huntington's disease: A 12-month longitudinal study. Translational Neurodegeneration, 3, 15. doi: 10.1186/2047-9158-3-15

Baylor, C., McAuliffe, M. J., Hughes, L. E., Yorkston, K., Anderson, T., Kim, J., & Amtmann, D. (2014). A Differential Item Functioning (DIF) analysis of the Communicative Participation Item Bank (CPIB): Comparing individuals with Parkinson's disease from the United States and New Zealand. Journal of Speech, Language, and Hearing Research, 57, 90-95. doi: 10.1044/1092-4388(2013/12-0414)

MacAskill, M. R., & Anderson, T. J. (2013). Whose name is it anyway? Varying patterns of possessive usage in eponymous neurodegenerative diseases. PeerJ, 1, e67. doi: 10.7717/peerj.67

Nakas, C. T., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Anderson, T. J., & Alonzo, T. A. (2013). Generalization of Youden index for multiple-class classification problems applied to the assessment of externally validated cognition in Parkinson disease screening. Statistics in Medicine, 32(6), 995-1003. doi: 10.1002/sim.5592

van Stockum, S., MacAskill, M. R., Myall, D., & Anderson, T. J. (2013). A perceptual discrimination task results in greater facilitation of voluntary saccades in Parkinson's disease patients. European Journal of Neuroscience, 37(1), 163-172. doi: 10.1111/ejn.12033

Anderson, T. J., & MacAskill, M. R. (2013). Eye movements in patients with neurodegenerative disorders. Nature Reviews Neurology, 9, 74-85. doi: 10.1038/nrneurol.2012.273

Melzer, T. R., Watts, R., MacAskill, M. R., Pitcher, T. L., Livingston, L., Keenan, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2013). White matter microstructure deteriorates across cognitive stages in Parkinson disease. Neurology, 80(8), 1841-1849. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3182929f62

Leow, L. P., Beckert, L., Anderson, T., & Huckabee, M.-L. (2012). Changes in chemosensitivity and mechanosensitivity in aging and Parkinson's disease. Dysphagia, 27(1), 106-114. doi: 10.1007/s00455-011-9347-z

Borrie, S. A., McAuliffe, M. J., Liss, J. M., Kirk, C., O'Beirne, G. A., & Anderson, T. (2012). Familiarisation conditions and the mechanisms that underlie improved recognition of dysarthric speech. Language & Cognitive Processes, 27(7-8), 1039-1055. doi: 10.1080/01690965.2011.610596

Melzer, T. R., Watts, R., MacAskill, M. R., Pitcher, T. L., Livingston, L., Keenan, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2012). Grey matter atrophy in cognitively impaired Parkinson's disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry, 83, 188-194. doi: 10.1136/jnnp-2011-300828

Pitcher, T. L., Melzer, T. R., MacAskill, M. R., Graham, C. F., Livingston, L., Keenan, R. J., … Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2012). Reduced striatal volumes in Parkinson's disease: A magnetic resonance imaging study. Translational Neurodegeneration, 1(1), 17. doi: 10.1186/2047-9158-1-17

van Stockum, S., MacAskill, M. R., & Anderson, T. J. (2012). Impairment of voluntary saccades and facilitation of reflexive saccades do not co-occur in Parkinson's disease. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience, 19(8), 1119-1124. doi: 10.1016/j.jocn.2011.10.014

MacAskill, M. R., Graham, C. F., Pitcher, T. L., Myall, D. J., Livingston, L., van Stockum, S., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2012). The influence of motor and cognitive impairment upon visually-guided saccades in Parkinson's disease. Neuropsychologia, 50(14), 3338-3347. doi: 10.1016/j.neuropsychologia.2012.09.025

Mace, J. L., Porter, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Wesnes, K. A., & Anderson, T. J. (2011). The effects of acute tryptophan depletion on neuropsychological function, mood and movement in the healthy elderly. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 25(10), 1337-1343. doi: 10.1177/0269881110389094

van Stockum, S., MacAskill, M. R., & Anderson, T. J. (2011). Bottom-up effects modulate saccadic latencies in well-known eye movement paradigm. Psychological Research, 75(4), 272-278. doi: 10.1007/s00426-010-0305-4

van Stockum, S., MacAskill, M. R., Myall, D., & Anderson, T. J. (2011). A perceptual discrimination task abnormally facilitates reflexive saccades in Parkinson's disease. European Journal of Neuroscience, 33(11), 2091-2100. doi: 10.1111/j.1460-9568.2011.07697.x

Trenkwalder, C., Kies, B., Rudzinska, M., Fine, J., Niki, J., Honczarenko, K., … Anderson, T., … and the RECOVER Study Group. (2011). Rotigotine effects on early morning motor function and sleep in Parkinson's disease: A double-blind, randomized, placebo-controlled study (RECOVER). Movement Disorders, 26(1), 90-99. doi: 10.1002/mds.23441

Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Livingston, L., MacAskill, M. R., Graham, C., Melzer, T. R., Porter, R. J., … Anderson, T. J. (2011). Characterizing mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease. Movement Disorders, 26(4), 629-636. doi: 10.1002/mds.23592

Melzer, T. R., Watts, R., MacAskill, M. R., Pearson, J. F., Rüeger, S., Pitcher, T. L., Livingston, L., Graham, C., Keenan, R., … Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2011). Arterial spin labelling reveals an abnormal cerebral perfusion pattern in Parkinson's disease. Brain, 134(3), 845-855. doi: 10.1093/brain/awq377

Norrie, J., Heitger, M., Leathem, J., Anderson, T., Jones, R., & Flett, R. (2010). Mild traumatic brain injury and fatigue: A prospective longitudinal study. Brain Injury, 24(13-14), 1528-1538. doi: 10.3109/02699052.2010.531687

Mace, J. L., Porter, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., & Anderson, T. J. (2010). The effects of acute tryptophan depletion on mood in patients with Parkinson's disease and the healthy elderly. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 24(4), 615-619. doi: 10.1177/0269881109105572

Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., MacAskill, M. R., Nakas, C. T., Livingston, L., Graham, C., Crucian, G. P., Melzer, T. R., … Keenan, R., Wells, S., Porter, R. J., … Anderson, T. J. (2010). The MoCA: Well-suited screen for cognitive impairment in Parkinson disease. Neurology, 75(19), 1717-1725. doi: 10.1212/WNL.0b013e3181fc29c9

Leow, L. P., Huckabee, M.-L., Anderson, T., & Beckert, L. (2010). The impact of dysphagia on quality of life in ageing and Parkinson's disease as measured by the Swallowing Quality of Life (SWAL-QOL) questionnaire. Dysphagia, 25(3), 216-220. doi: 10.1007/s00455-009-9245-9

Mace, J. L., Porter, R. J., Dalrymple-Alford, J. C., Wesnes, K. A., & Anderson, T. J. (2010). Effects of acute tryptophan depletion on neuropsychological and motor function in Parkinson's disease. Journal of Psychopharmacology, 24(10), 1465-1472. doi: 10.1177/0269881109105721

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