Brain and Cognition

Article commentary

Registered reports: an early example and analysis

Section Editor rating: 6 / 10

Stephen Macknik –– Reviewers and Editor agree its high-impact and cross-discipline
Hardly habitual: chimpanzees and gorillas show flexibility in their motor responses when presented with a causally-clear task

Section Editor rating: 6 / 10

Stephen Macknik –– Chimpanzees harbor great public interest.
Systematic review and meta-analysis of age-related differences in instructed emotion regulation success

Editor rating: 8 / 10

Bob Patton –– A useful review on an important issue
Behavior problems and personality in Korean high school students

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Ada Zohar –– This study presents the growth over adolescence of behavioral problems and temperament and character in a way which illustrates the central importance of personality to psychopathology, at a period of intense change and development.
Dopamine and eye movement control in Parkinson’s disease: deficits in corollary discharge signals?

Editor rating: 6 / 10

Stefano Ferraina –– This manuscript contributes to the understanding of the role of Dopamine in eye movement control.
Achieving the impossible: a review of magic-based interventions and their effects on wellbeing

Editor rating: 6 / 10

Bob Patton –– An interesting review that may help build on understanding of this interesting topic
A single Spanish version of maternal and paternal postnatal attachment scales: validation and conceptual analysis

Editor rating: 8 / 10

Antonio Palazón-Bru –– A paper to determine that the Spanish version of this test is useful for clinical practice.
Assessing distinct patterns of cognitive aging using tissue-specific brain age prediction based on diffusion tensor imaging and brain morphometry

Section Editor rating: 8 / 10

Stephen Macknik –– The editor and reviewers are enthusiastic.
Serum lipid level is not associated with symptomatic intracerebral hemorrhage after intravenous thrombolysis for acute ischemic stroke

Editor rating: 7 / 10

Jafri Abdullah –– There are positive and negative studies and the association to ICH is an imortant information in the preventive area,
Not all brawn, but some brain. Strength gains after training alters kinematic motor abundance in hopping

Editor rating: 8 / 10

Mario Negrello –– This article advances of our understanding of motor synergies with a well quantified case of motor abundance, clear methods and meaningful results. It uses uncontrolled manifold analysis (UCM) to model and quantify motor abundance, and provides support for the interesting idea that neural systems help shape motor abundance.

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Psychologists : Our article showing Registered Reports originated in 1975 just published. https://t.co/iRsHCcBO5Y @KPUNews

Counter to reports of chimpanzees’ inflexibility (conservatism), @SarahLJacobson1 & I found that @lincolnparkzoo chimps & gorillas could change strategies when task demands changed, ensuring efficiency, if given a causally-clear task @thePeerJ https://t.co/2rZNGigJA1 #zooresearch https://t.co/SeTnpTOPSt

Systematic review and meta-analysis of age-related differences in instructed emotion regulation success https://t.co/WfbUOrCf2M @thePeerJ https://t.co/lKMzRRtpla

#behavior problems and #personality in Korean high school students https://t.co/CBtHV2qRvs @thePeerJ https://t.co/YuFzXnGkwv

Dopamine and eye movement control in Parkinson’s disease: deficits in corollary discharge signals? https://t.co/wba8KIurvF @thePeerJ https://t.co/3PZ6IDyQ7k

Achieving the impossible: a review of magic-based interventions and their effects on wellbeing https://t.co/ZngtldyLje @thePeerJ

Our article has been published today in @thePeerJ https://t.co/79e6lCC3WJ #Nursing #PsychiatryandPsychology #PublicHealth #Women'sHealth @aoliverroig @DeustoFamPsych

An article I handled as editor has been published today @thePeerJ https://t.co/9IY6RhpIph #Neuroscience #PsychiatryandPsychology #DataScience

Not all brawn, but some brain. Strength gains after training alters kinematic motor abundance in hopping https://t.co/1PLoEj2b99 @thePeerJ https://t.co/LiicZXQ6U7

An article I handled as editor has been published today @thePeerJ https://t.co/pYwB85s9UI #Neuroscience #Neurology