Publications list for Professor David Burke

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  • Ng, K., Murray, N., Burke, D. (2014), Peripheral nerve excitability before and after liver transplant. Muscle & Nerve. , 615-616. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D. (2014), Inability of F waves to control for changes in the excitability of the motoneurone pool in motor control studies. Clinical Neurophysiology. 125, 221-222. [Abstract]


  • Ng, K., Kumar, K., Sue, C., Burke, D. (2013), Axonal excitability during ischemia in MELAS. Muscle & Nerve. 47(5), 762-765. [Abstract]
  • Jankelowitz, S., Spies, J., Burke, D. (2013), Late-onset neurological symptoms in thalidomide-exposed subjects: a study of an Australasian cohort. European Journal of Neurology. 20(3), 509-514. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Howells, J., Tomlinson, S. (2013), HCN Channels: function and clinical implications. Neurology. , 513-514. [Abstract]
  • Ng, K., Howells, J., Pollard, J., Burke, D. (2013), Different mechanisms underlying changes in excitability of peripheral nerve sensory and motor axons in multiple sclerosis. Muscle & Nerve. 47(1), 53-60. [Abstract]
  • Howells, J., Czesnik, D., Trevillion, L., Burke, D. (2013), Excitability and the safety margin in human axons during hyperthermia. The Journal of Physiology. 591(Part 12), 3063-3080. [Abstract]
  • Jankelowitz, S., Burke, D. (2013), Pathophysiology of HNPP explored using axonal excitability. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry. 84(7), 806-812. [Abstract]
  • Tomlinson, S., Rajakulendran, S., Tan, S., Graves, T., Bamiou, D., Labrum, R., Burke, D., Sue, C., Giunti, P., Schorge, S., Kullmann, D., Hanna, M. (2013), Clinical, genetic, neurophysiological and functional study of new mutations in episodic ataxia type 1. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry. 84(10), 1107-1112. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Wissel, J., Donnan, G. (2013), Pathophysiology of spasticity in stroke. Neurology. 80(3 Suppl 2), S20-26. [Abstract]
  • McNulty, P., Burke, D. (2013), Self-sustained motor activity triggered by interlimb reflexes in chronic spinal cord injury, evidence of functional ascending propriospinal pathways. PloS One. 8(8), e72725. [Abstract]


  • Burke, D., Phillips, L. (2012), Reply: Use and misuse of impact factors. Muscle & Nerve. , 979-980. [Abstract]
  • Tomlinson, S., Bostock, H., Grinton, B., G Hanna, M., Kullmann, D., Kiernan, M., Scheffer, I., Berkovic, S., Burke, D. (2012), In vivo loss of slow potassium channel activity in individuals with benign familial neonatal epilepsy in remission. Brain. 135(Pt 10), 3144-3152. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Phillips, L. (2012), Is the "impact factor" a valid measure of the impact of research published in Clinical Neurophysiology and Muscle & Nerve?. Clinical Neurophysiology. 123, 1687-1690. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Phillips, L. (2012), Is the "impact factor" a valid measure of the impact of research published in Clinical Neurophysiology and Muscle & Nerve?. Muscle & Nerve. 46, 309-312. [Abstract]
  • Kumar, K., Sue, C., Burke, D., Ng, K. (2012), Peripheral neuropathy in hereditary spastic paraplegia due to spastin (SPG4) mutation - A neurophysiological study using excitability techniques. Clinical Neurophysiology. 123(7), 1454-1459. [Abstract]
  • McNulty, P., Shiner, C., Thayaparan, G., Burke, D. (2012), The stability of M(max) and H (max) amplitude over time. Experimental Brain Research. 218(4), 601-607. [Abstract]
  • Howells, J., Trevillion, L., Bostock, H., Burke, D. (2012), The voltage dependence of Ih in human myelinated axons. Journal of Physiology. 590(7), 1625-1640. [Abstract]
  • Pierrot-Deseilligny, E., Burke, D. (2012), The Circuitry of the Human Spinal Cord: Spinal and Corticospinal Mechanisms of Movement. United States: Cambridge University Press.
  • Burke, D. (2012), Microneurography and its potential clinical applications. In: Aminoff's Electrodiagnosis in Clinical Neurology. (pp.327-344).United States: Saunders (Elsevier).
  • Giboin, L., Lackmy-Vallée, A., Burke, D., Marchand-Pauvert, V. (2012), Enhanced propriospinal excitation from hand muscles to wrist flexors during reach-to-grasp in humans. Journal of Neurophysiology. 107(2), 532-543. [Abstract]
  • Jankelowitz, S., Burke, D. (2012), Do the motor manifestations of parkinson disease alter motor axon excitability?. Muscle & Nerve. 45(1), 43-47. [Abstract]


  • Park, S., Lin, C., Burke, D., Kiernan, M. (2011), Activity-dependent conduction failure: molecular insights. Journal of the Peripheral Nervous System. 16(3), 159-168. [Abstract]
  • Ng, K., Kumar, K., Brew, B., Burke, D. (2011), Axonal excitability in viral polyneuropathy and nucleoside neuropathy in HIV patients. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry. 82(9), 978-980. [Abstract]
  • Kumar, K., Liang, C., Needham, M., Burke, D., Sue, C., Ng, K. (2011), Axonal hyperpolarization in inclusion-body myopathy, paget disease of the bone, and frontotemporal dementia (IBMPFD). Muscle & Nerve. 44(2), 191-196. [Abstract]
  • Trevillion, L., Howells, J., Tomlinson, S., Bostock, H., Burke, D. (2011), What makes some axons more excitable than others?. Physiology News. 82, 32-35.
  • Barnett, M., Barnett, Y., Burke, D., Willison, H. (2011), Spinal nerve root hypertrophy in chronic ataxic neuropathy with antiglycolipid IgM antibodies. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry. 82(1), 97. [Abstract]


  • Tomlinson, S., Tan, S., Kullmann, D., Griggs, R., Burke, D., Hanna, M., Bostock, H. (2010), Nerve excitability studies characterize KV1.1 fast potassium channel dysfunction in patients with episodic ataxia type 1. Brain. 133(Pt 12), 3530-3540. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D. (2010), Whither needle EMG?. Clinical Neurophysiology. 121, 1373-1375. [Abstract]
  • Ng, K., Winter, S., Sue, C., Burke, D. (2010), Preserved motor axonal membrane potential in mitochondrial disease. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry. 81(8), 844-846. [Abstract]
  • Trevillion, L., Howells, J., Bostock, H., Burke, D. (2010), Properties of Low-Threshold Motor Axons in the Human Median Nerve. Journal of Physiology. 588(13), 2503-2515. [Abstract]
  • Vucic, S., Burke, D., Kiernan, M. (2010), Fatigue in Multiple Sclerosis: Mechanisms and Management. Clinical Neurophysiology. 121(6), 809-817. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Pierrot-Deseilligny, E. (2010), Caveats when studying motor cortex excitability and the cortical control of movement using transcranial magnetic stimulation. Clinical Neurophysiology. 121, 121-123. [Abstract]
  • Tomlinson, S., Burke, D., Hanna, M., Koltzenburg, M., Bostock, H. (2010), In vivo assessment of HCN channel current (I(h)) in human motor axons. Muscle & Nerve. 41(2), 247-256. [Abstract]


  • McNulty, P., Burke, D. (2009), When cold becomes hot. Journal of Physiology. 587(Pt 23), 5511. [Abstract]
  • Jankelowitz, S., Mohamed, A., Burke, D. (2009), Axonal effects of camphor poisoning. Journal of Clinical Neuroscience. 16(12), 1639-1641. [Abstract]
  • Tomlinson, S., Hanna, M., Kullmann, D., Tan, S., Burke, D. (2009), Clinical neurophysiology of the episodic ataxias: insights into ion channel dysfunction in vivo. Clinical Neurophysiology. 120(10), 1768-1776. [Abstract]
  • Vucic, S., Cheah, B., Krishnan, A., Burke, D., Kiernan, M. (2009), The effects of alterations in conditioning stimulus intensity on short interval intracortical inhibition. Brain Research. 1273, 39-47. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Jankelowitz, S. (2009), Fatigue in chronic inflammatory demyelinating polyneuropathy. Muscle & Nerve. , 713-714. [Abstract]
  • Uysal, H., Larsson, L., Efendi, H., Burke, D., Ertekin, C. (2009), Medium-latency reflex response of soleus elicited by peroneal nerve stimulation. Experimental Brain Research. 193(2), 275-286. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D., Howells, J., Trevillion, L., McNulty, P., Jankelowitz, S., Kiernan, M. (2009), Threshold behaviour of human axons explored using subthreshold perturbations to membrane potential. Journal of Physiology. 587(Pt 2), 491-504. [Abstract]
  • Jankelowitz, S., Burke, D. (2009), Axonal excitability in the forearm: Normal data and differences along the median nerve. Clinical Neurophysiology. 120(1), 167-173. [Abstract]


  • McNulty, P., Jankelowitz, S., Wiendels, T., Burke, D. (2008), Post-activation depression of the soleus H reflex measured using threshold tracking. Journal of Neurophysiology. 100(6), 3275-3284. [Abstract]
  • Ng, K., Howells, J., Pollard, J., Burke, D. (2008), Up-regulation of slow K+ channels in peripheral motor axons: a transcriptional channelopathy in multiple sclerosis. Brain. 131(Pt 11), 3062-3071. [Abstract]
  • Burke, D. (2008), Revolution and evolution in science and scientific publishing. Clinical Neurophysiology. 119(1), 1.
  • Burke, D. (2008), Recording MEPs to transcranial electrical stimulation and SEPs to peripheral nerve stimulation simultaneously from the spinal cord. In: Handbook of Clinical Neurophysiology: Intraoperative Monitoring of Neural Function, 8. (pp.252-259).Netherlands: Elsevier.