Research Topic: Disorientation

Ron Davis developed the Davis programs for dyslexia and other learning challenges based in part on in-house, clinical research of the impact of disorientation on perception. This page contains links to independent research that may inform and expand upon the understanding of these factors.

Research Articles:

Alexa Meilleur, Nicholas E.V. Foster, Sarah-Maude Coll, Simona M. Brambati, Krista L. Hyde. Unisensory and multisensory temporal processing in autism and dyslexia: A systematic review and meta-analysis. Neuroscience & Biobehavioral Reviews. Available online 13 June 2020, 2020.

Gabay, Y., Gabay, S., Schiff, R., & Henik, A.. Visual and Auditory Interference Control of Attention in Developmental Dyslexia. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society. 1-11, 2019.

Mettey, A., Bouvier, A., Jooste, V. Boucher, Y., & Quercia, P.. Are changes in the stomatognatic system able to modify the eye balance in dyslexia?. Journal of oral biology and craniofacial research. 9(2), 166–171, 2019.

Raghuram A , Hunter DG , Gowrisankaran S , Waber DP. Self-Reported Visual Symptoms in Children with Developmental Dyslexia.. Vision Research. Volume 155, Pages 11-16, February, 2019.

T.M. Centanni , D. Pantazis, D.T. Truong, J.R. Gruen, J.D.E. Gabrieli, T.P. Hogan. Increased variability of stimulus-driven cortical responses is associated with genetic variability in children with and without dyslexia. Developmental Cognitive Neuroscience. Volume 34, Pages 7-17, November, 2018.

Hornickel, Jane; Nina Kraus. Unstable Representation of Sound: A Biological Marker of Dyslexia. Journal of Neuroscience. 33 (8) 3500-3504, 2013.

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