Lisa Koski

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. doi request reprint French-English cross-linguistic comparison and diagnostic impact of the AD-8 dementia screening questionnaire in a geriatric assessment clinic
    Lisa Koski
    Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:265-74. 2010
  2. doi request reprint Measuring cognition in a geriatric outpatient clinic: Rasch analysis of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment
    Lisa Koski
    Divisions of Geriatrics and Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, and The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:151-60. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability of intracortical and corticomotor excitability estimates obtained from the upper extremities in chronic stroke
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Geriatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Canada
    Neurosci Res 58:19-31. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Computerized testing augments pencil-and-paper tasks in measuring HIV-associated mild cognitive impairment(*)
    L Koski
    The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec
    HIV Med 12:472-80. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Normative data on changes in transcranial magnetic stimulation measures over a ten hour period
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Brain Mapping, Laboratory of Motor Behavior and Neurorehabilitation, USC, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:2099-109. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Improving precision in the quantification of cognition using the Montreal Cognitive Assessment and the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1107-15. 2011
  7. doi request reprint Development of a method for quantifying cognitive ability in the elderly through adaptive test administration
    Susanna Konsztowicz
    Integrated Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1116-23. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of future cognitive decline in persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Haiqun Xie
    Division of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, McGill University, and the Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:308-17. 2011
  9. doi request reprint Limitations for interpreting failure on individual subtests of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment
    Parastoo Moafmashhadi
    Department of Neurology, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 26:19-28. 2013
  10. doi request reprint Identifying and characterizing trajectories of cognitive change in older persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Haiqun Xie
    Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 31:165-72. 2011

Detail Information

Publications20

  1. doi request reprint French-English cross-linguistic comparison and diagnostic impact of the AD-8 dementia screening questionnaire in a geriatric assessment clinic
    Lisa Koski
    Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 29:265-74. 2010
    ..Implications for clinical use of the AD-8 are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint Measuring cognition in a geriatric outpatient clinic: Rasch analysis of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment
    Lisa Koski
    Divisions of Geriatrics and Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, and The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:151-60. 2009
    ..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment as a quantitative measure of cognitive ability...
  3. ncbi request reprint Reliability of intracortical and corticomotor excitability estimates obtained from the upper extremities in chronic stroke
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Geriatrics, Faculty of Medicine, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Canada
    Neurosci Res 58:19-31. 2007
    ..Due to high intrasubject variability, the use of some excitability parameters as indicators of functional neuroplasticity in response to treatment may be limited to interventions with large effect sizes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Computerized testing augments pencil-and-paper tasks in measuring HIV-associated mild cognitive impairment(*)
    L Koski
    The Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec
    HIV Med 12:472-80. 2011
    ..Existing tools for rapid cognitive assessment in HIV-positive individuals with mild cognitive deficits lack sensitivity or do not meet psychometric requirements for tracking changes in cognitive ability over time...
  5. ncbi request reprint Normative data on changes in transcranial magnetic stimulation measures over a ten hour period
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Brain Mapping, Laboratory of Motor Behavior and Neurorehabilitation, USC, USA
    Clin Neurophysiol 116:2099-109. 2005
    ..To establish normative data on the single-subject variation of resting motor thresholds and silent periods over 10 h using transcranial magnetic stimulation (TMS)...
  6. doi request reprint Improving precision in the quantification of cognition using the Montreal Cognitive Assessment and the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Lisa Koski
    Division of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1107-15. 2011
    ..We sought to overcome this limitation by integrating information from the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) into the calculation of cognitive ability...
  7. doi request reprint Development of a method for quantifying cognitive ability in the elderly through adaptive test administration
    Susanna Konsztowicz
    Integrated Program in Neuroscience, Department of Neurology and Neurosurgery, McGill University, Canada
    Int Psychogeriatr 23:1116-23. 2011
    ..This study aimed to provide evidence for the interpretability of scores obtained from a novel, adaptive approach to cognitive assessment, called the Geriatric Rapid Adaptive Cognitive Estimate (GRACE) method...
  8. doi request reprint Predictors of future cognitive decline in persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Haiqun Xie
    Division of Experimental Medicine, Department of Medicine, McGill University, and the Montreal General Hospital, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:308-17. 2011
    ..9%) and specificity (86.4%), and moderate sensitivity (67.2%). These results are presented in the form of a simple clinical tool for quantifying risk of future cognitive decline in MCI...
  9. doi request reprint Limitations for interpreting failure on individual subtests of the Montreal Cognitive Assessment
    Parastoo Moafmashhadi
    Department of Neurology, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 26:19-28. 2013
    ..This study examined the extent to which these subsets of MoCA items evaluate their intended cognitive domains...
  10. doi request reprint Identifying and characterizing trajectories of cognitive change in older persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Haiqun Xie
    Divisions of Geriatric Medicine and Clinical Epidemiology, Faculty of Medicine, McGill University, Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 31:165-72. 2011
    ..To date, the trajectories reflecting distinct developmental courses of cognition among patients with MCI have not been well defined...
  11. doi request reprint Validity and applications of the Montreal cognitive assessment for the assessment of vascular cognitive impairment
    Lisa Koski
    Department of Neurology, McGill University and the Research Institute of the McGill University Health Centre, Montreal, Que, Canada
    Cerebrovasc Dis 36:6-18. 2013
    ..However, it compares favourably to the Mini Mental State Examination as a screening test that is sensitive to the milder forms of cognitive impairment that often accompany cerebrovascular disease...
  12. doi request reprint A qualitative review of the neurophysiological underpinnings of fatigue in multiple sclerosis
    Afiqah Yusuf
    Integrated Program in Neuroscience, McGill University, Montreal, QC H3A 1A1, Canada
    J Neurol Sci 330:4-9. 2013
    ..Suggestions for future studies in this area are proposed with a view to identifying potentially modifiable factors contributing to fatigue in MS...
  13. doi request reprint Brain plasticity in the adult: modulation of function in amblyopia with rTMS
    Benjamin Thompson
    McGill Vision Research, Department of Ophthalmology, Royal Victoria Hospital, 687 Pine Avenue West, Montreal, Quebec H3A 1A1, Canada
    Curr Biol 18:1067-71. 2008
    ..The results indicate continued plasticity of the amblyopic visual system in adulthood and open the way for a potential new therapeutic approach to the treatment of amblyopia...
  14. ncbi request reprint Immediate and long-term changes in corticomotor output in response to rehabilitation: correlation with functional improvements in chronic stroke
    Lisa Koski
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute and Department of Neurology, University of California at Los Angeles, USA
    Neurorehabil Neural Repair 18:230-49. 2004
    ..Methodological differences in the literature, however, currently obscure a full understanding of the potential contributions of TMS to rehabilitation research...
  15. ncbi request reprint Lateralization of the human mirror neuron system
    Lisa Aziz-Zadeh
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurosci 26:2964-70. 2006
    ..The left hemisphere superiority for language, then, must be have been favored by other types of language precursors, perhaps auditory or multimodal action representations...
  16. ncbi request reprint Exploring the contributions of premotor and parietal cortex to spatial compatibility using image-guided TMS
    Lisa Koski
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7085, USA
    Neuroimage 24:296-305. 2005
    ..We conclude that the left premotor cortex is one of the cortical regions responsible for overriding automatic stimulus-response associations...
  17. ncbi request reprint Modulation of cortical activity during different imitative behaviors
    Lisa Koski
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles, California 90095, USA
    J Neurophysiol 89:460-71. 2003
    ..Moreover, activity in the SMA appears to be tightly coupled to frontoparietal mirror areas when subjects copy the actions of others...
  18. ncbi request reprint Modulation of motor and premotor activity during imitation of target-directed actions
    Lisa Koski
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, 660 Charles E Young Drive South, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Cereb Cortex 12:847-55. 2002
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  19. ncbi request reprint Deconstructing apraxia: understanding disorders of intentional movement after stroke
    Lisa Koski
    Ahmanson Lovelace Brain Mapping Center, Neuropsychiatric Institute, Department of Neurology, UCLA School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90095 7085, USA
    Curr Opin Neurol 15:71-7. 2002
    ..Moreover, a coherent interpretation of the results of apraxia studies remains hampered by the lack of a standard testing instrument to assess the nature and severity of apraxic impairments in the groups tested...