Marja J Aartsen

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Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Does widowhood affect memory performance of older persons?
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:217-26. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Activity in older adults: cause or consequence of cognitive functioning? A longitudinal study on everyday activities and cognitive performance in older adults
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P153-62. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of change in cognitive functioning and cognitive decline on disability, well-being, and the use of healthcare services in older persons. Results of Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Hannie C Comijs
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine and Department of Psychiatry, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 19:316-23. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in level and change in cognitive functioning. Results from the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gerontology 50:35-8. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for anxiety and depression in the elderly: a review
    Dagmar Vink
    Knowledge Centre of Psychiatry in the Elderly, Oude Arnhemseweg 260, 3705 BK Zeist, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 106:29-44. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Depression and cognition: how do they interrelate in old age?
    Tessa N van den Kommer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:398-410. 2013
  7. ncbi request reprint Short-term versus long-term longitudinal changes in processing speed
    Daniel Zimprich
    Department of Gerontopsychology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gerontology 50:17-21. 2004

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. ncbi request reprint Does widowhood affect memory performance of older persons?
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Psychol Med 35:217-26. 2005
    ..Whether conjugal bereavement also affects memory functioning has largely been unexamined. The present study investigates the effect of widowhood on memory functioning in older persons...
  2. ncbi request reprint Activity in older adults: cause or consequence of cognitive functioning? A longitudinal study on everyday activities and cognitive performance in older adults
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit, The Netherlands
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 57:P153-62. 2002
    ..It is suggested that no specific activity, but rather socioeconomic status to which activities are closely connected, contributes to maintenance of cognitive functions...
  3. ncbi request reprint The impact of change in cognitive functioning and cognitive decline on disability, well-being, and the use of healthcare services in older persons. Results of Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Hannie C Comijs
    Institute for Research in Extramural Medicine and Department of Psychiatry, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 19:316-23. 2005
    ..With the aging of the population, the number of persons with cognitive impairment is likely to increase, and appropriate services should be available to them...
  4. ncbi request reprint Gender differences in level and change in cognitive functioning. Results from the Longitudinal Aging Study Amsterdam
    Marja J Aartsen
    Department of Sociology and Social Gerontology, Vrije Universiteit Amsterdam, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Gerontology 50:35-8. 2004
    ..Gender differences in level of cognitive functioning are frequently observed, but little is known about gender differences in rate of decline of cognitive functioning...
  5. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for anxiety and depression in the elderly: a review
    Dagmar Vink
    Knowledge Centre of Psychiatry in the Elderly, Oude Arnhemseweg 260, 3705 BK Zeist, The Netherlands
    J Affect Disord 106:29-44. 2008
    ..This paper gives a comprehensive overview and compares risk factors associated with anxiety and depression in the elderly...
  6. doi request reprint Depression and cognition: how do they interrelate in old age?
    Tessa N van den Kommer
    Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, EMGO Institute for Health and Care Research, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:398-410. 2013
    ..To disentangle the reciprocal effects between depressive symptoms and cognitive functioning over time and to study the association between changes in their trajectories using 13 years of follow-up...
  7. ncbi request reprint Short-term versus long-term longitudinal changes in processing speed
    Daniel Zimprich
    Department of Gerontopsychology, University of Zurich, Zurich, Switzerland
    Gerontology 50:17-21. 2004
    ..Previous longitudinal studies of cognitive aging have focused on long-term performance changes. A recent surge of research has demonstrated that there are reliable interindividual differences in short-term cognitive performance changes...