Catherine Lord

Summary

Affiliation: McGill University
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of manipulating the amount of social-evaluative threat on the cortisol stress response in young healthy men
    Julie Andrews
    Centre for Studies on Human Stress, Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 121:871-6. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Effect of sex and estrogen therapy on the aging brain: a voxel-based morphometry study
    Catherine Lord
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Menopause 17:846-51. 2010
  3. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal volumes are larger in postmenopausal women using estrogen therapy compared to past users, never users and men: a possible window of opportunity effect
    Catherine Lord
    Center for Studies on Human Stress, Douglas Hospital Research Center, McGill University, 6875 Boul LaSalle, Verdun, Que H4H 1R3, Canada
    Neurobiol Aging 29:95-101. 2008
  4. doi request reprint Chronic stress, cognitive functioning and mental health
    Marie France Marin
    Center for Studies on Human Stress, Fernand Seguin Research Center, Louis H Lafontaine Hospital, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 96:583-95. 2011
  5. pmc Stress response in postpartum women with and without obsessive-compulsive symptoms: an fMRI study
    Catherine Lord
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 37:78-86. 2012
  6. doi request reprint Stress regulation in the central nervous system: evidence from structural and functional neuroimaging studies in human populations - 2008 Curt Richter Award Winner
    Jens C Pruessner
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:179-91. 2010
  7. doi request reprint Piloting the perinatal obsessive-compulsive scale (POCS): development and validation
    Catherine Lord
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare, 301 James Street South, Hamilton, ON L8P 3B6, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 25:1079-84. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Physiological stress response in postpartum women with obsessive-compulsive disorder: A pilot study
    Catherine Lord
    Women Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare, Fontbonne Building, 301 James Street South, Hamilton, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:133-8. 2011
  9. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem, locus of control, hippocampal volume, and cortisol regulation in young and old adulthood
    Jens C Pruessner
    McConnell Brain Imaging Center, Montreal Neurological Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroimage 28:815-26. 2005
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of self-esteem on age-related changes in cognition and the regulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis
    Jens C Pruessner
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, FBC 1137, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Montreal QC H4H 1R3, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:186-90. 2004

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Publications25

  1. ncbi request reprint Effects of manipulating the amount of social-evaluative threat on the cortisol stress response in young healthy men
    Julie Andrews
    Centre for Studies on Human Stress, Douglas Mental Health Institute, McGill University, Montreal, PQ, Canada
    Behav Neurosci 121:871-6. 2007
    ..Future studies should include women and try to define the possible threshold to activate the HPA axis...
  2. doi request reprint Effect of sex and estrogen therapy on the aging brain: a voxel-based morphometry study
    Catherine Lord
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada
    Menopause 17:846-51. 2010
    ..In the current study, the effect of sex and estrogen therapy (ET) exposure on GM density using voxel-based morphometry was assessed...
  3. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal volumes are larger in postmenopausal women using estrogen therapy compared to past users, never users and men: a possible window of opportunity effect
    Catherine Lord
    Center for Studies on Human Stress, Douglas Hospital Research Center, McGill University, 6875 Boul LaSalle, Verdun, Que H4H 1R3, Canada
    Neurobiol Aging 29:95-101. 2008
    ..The observed effects were region-specific since no significant differences could be observed for the AG. In summary, these findings support a treatment duration dependent neuroprotective role of estrogen on HC volume in aging...
  4. doi request reprint Chronic stress, cognitive functioning and mental health
    Marie France Marin
    Center for Studies on Human Stress, Fernand Seguin Research Center, Louis H Lafontaine Hospital, Canada
    Neurobiol Learn Mem 96:583-95. 2011
    ....
  5. pmc Stress response in postpartum women with and without obsessive-compulsive symptoms: an fMRI study
    Catherine Lord
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare and Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, Hamilton, Ont
    J Psychiatry Neurosci 37:78-86. 2012
    ..This study aimed to examine the cerebral, psychologic and endocrine correlates of the stress response in patients with OCD and during the postpartum period...
  6. doi request reprint Stress regulation in the central nervous system: evidence from structural and functional neuroimaging studies in human populations - 2008 Curt Richter Award Winner
    Jens C Pruessner
    Douglas Mental Health Institute, Department of Psychiatry, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 35:179-91. 2010
    ..Taken together, the use of neuroimaging techniques in Psychoneuroendocrinology opens exciting new possibilities for the investigation of stress effects in the central nervous system...
  7. doi request reprint Piloting the perinatal obsessive-compulsive scale (POCS): development and validation
    Catherine Lord
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare, 301 James Street South, Hamilton, ON L8P 3B6, Canada
    J Anxiety Disord 25:1079-84. 2011
    ..The POCS helps clinicians detect perinatal OCD while giving perinatal women an opportunity to openly discuss socially sensitive issues...
  8. doi request reprint Physiological stress response in postpartum women with obsessive-compulsive disorder: A pilot study
    Catherine Lord
    Women Health Concerns Clinic, St Joseph s Healthcare, Fontbonne Building, 301 James Street South, Hamilton, Canada
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 36:133-8. 2011
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  9. ncbi request reprint Self-esteem, locus of control, hippocampal volume, and cortisol regulation in young and old adulthood
    Jens C Pruessner
    McConnell Brain Imaging Center, Montreal Neurological Institute, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Neuroimage 28:815-26. 2005
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Effects of self-esteem on age-related changes in cognition and the regulation of the hypothalamic-pituitary-adrenal axis
    Jens C Pruessner
    Douglas Hospital Research Center, FBC 1137, 6875 Boulevard LaSalle, Montreal QC H4H 1R3, Canada
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 1032:186-90. 2004
    ..It further suggests an effect on age-related endocrine changes in humans. These results are discussed with regard to potential mechanisms by which the reported association between self-esteem and aging could be mediated...
  11. doi request reprint Neural markers of early remission in first-episode schizophrenia: a volumetric neuroimaging study of the parahippocampus
    Michael Bodnar
    Douglas Mental Health University Institute, Montreal, Canada
    Psychiatry Res 201:40-7. 2012
    ..A smaller parahippocampal cortex may represent a neural marker in FES patients who do not achieve remission after 1 year of treatment...
  12. ncbi request reprint Stress hormones and human memory function across the lifespan
    Sonia J Lupien
    Laboratory of Human Stress Research, Department of Psychiatry, Douglas Hospital Research Center, McGill University, 6875 Boudevard, LaSalle, Verdun, Que, Canada H4H 1R3
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 30:225-42. 2005
    ..Altogether, the results of these studies show that both bottom-up (effects of glucocorticoids on cognitive function), and top-down (effects of cognitive processing on glucocorticoid secretion) effects exist in the human population...
  13. ncbi request reprint Volumetry of temporopolar, perirhinal, entorhinal and parahippocampal cortex from high-resolution MR images: considering the variability of the collateral sulcus
    Jens C Pruessner
    McConnell Brain Imaging Center, Montreal Neurological Institute, Douglas Hospital Research Center, McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada
    Cereb Cortex 12:1342-53. 2002
    ..Intra- and interrater coefficients are presented, together with mean values for the volumes of all PHG structures, correlations with age and sex, and tests for hemispheric differences...
  14. doi request reprint Depression during menopausal transition: a review of treatment strategies and pathophysiological correlates
    Benicio N Frey
    Women s Health Concerns Clinic WHCC, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioural Neurosciences, McMaster University, James Street South, FB 638, Hamilton, ON L8P 3B6, Canada
    Menopause Int 14:123-8. 2008
    ..The identification of individuals whom might be at a higher risk for depression during menopausal transition could guide preventive strategies for this population...
  15. ncbi request reprint Maternal care modulates the relationship between prenatal risk and hippocampal volume in women but not in men
    Claudia Buss
    University of Trier, Department for Theoretical and Clinical Psychobiology, 54290 Trier, Germany
    J Neurosci 27:2592-5. 2007
    ..The results suggest that the postnatal environment modulates the neurodevelopmental consequences of prenatal risk and that this effect is sex-specific...
  16. ncbi request reprint Re-examining the core features of autism: a comparison of autism spectrum disorder and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder
    Somer Bishop
    University of Michigan Autism and Communication Disorders Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 48:1111-21. 2007
    ..Autism spectrum disorder (ASD) and fetal alcohol spectrum disorder (FASD) are both characterized by social difficulties, but overall clinical descriptions of the two disorders are different...
  17. ncbi request reprint Predictors of perceived negative impact in mothers of children with autism spectrum disorder
    Somer L Bishop
    University of Michigan, Autism and Communication Disorders Center, Ann Arbor 48109, USA
    Am J Ment Retard 112:450-61. 2007
    ..Identifying predictors of perceived negative impact is an important first step in designing interventions to support families and target parents who may be at risk for experiencing higher levels of stress...
  18. ncbi request reprint Characterizing communicative development in children referred for autism spectrum disorders using the MacArthur-Bates Communicative Development Inventory (CDI)
    Rhiannon Luyster
    University of Michigan Autism and Communication Disorders Center, Ann Arbor, MI 48109, USA
    J Child Lang 34:623-54. 2007
    ..However, when compared to published norms, children with ASD may show less of a discrepancy between their receptive and expressive vocabulary...
  19. ncbi request reprint Patterns of growth in verbal abilities among children with autism spectrum disorder
    Deborah K Anderson
    Autism and Communication Disorders Center, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2054, USA
    J Consult Clin Psychol 75:594-604. 2007
    ..Children with autism most at risk for more serious language impairments later in life can be identified with considerable accuracy at a very young age, while improvement can range from minimal to dramatic...
  20. ncbi request reprint Using the autism diagnostic interview--revised to increase phenotypic homogeneity in genetic studies of autism
    Vanessa Hus
    University of Michigan Autism and Communication Disorders Center, Ann Arbor, Michigan, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 61:438-48. 2007
    ..Group differences in age, gender, IQ, and measures of autism severity are examined as related to Autism Diagnostic Interview-Revised (ADI-R) domains previously used for subsetting or Quantitative Trait Analysis (QTL)...
  21. ncbi request reprint The Autism Diagnostic Observation Schedule: revised algorithms for improved diagnostic validity
    Katherine Gotham
    University of Michigan Autism and Communication Disorders Center, Ann Arbor, MI, 48109 2054, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:613-27. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint Social and communication abilities and disabilities in higher functioning individuals with autism spectrum disorders: the Vineland and the ADOS
    Ami Klin
    Yale Child Study Center, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06520 7900, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:748-59. 2007
    ..Positive relationships were found between IQ and Vineland Communication. Results stress the need for longitudinal studies on ability and disability in ASD and emphasize the importance of adaptive skills intervention...
  23. ncbi request reprint Association between restricted and repetitive behaviors and nonverbal IQ in children with autism spectrum disorders
    Somer L Bishop
    University of Michigan Autism and Communication Disorders Center, UMACC, 111 East Catherine Street, Ann Arbor, 48109, USA
    Child Neuropsychol 12:247-67. 2006
    ..For the severity of different RRBs, there were several significant effects for age and NVIQ, but few interactions...
  24. ncbi request reprint Regression and word loss in autistic spectrum disorders
    Catherine Lord
    University of Michigan, Ann Arbor 48109 2054, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 45:936-55. 2004
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  25. pmc Cognitive profiles and social-communicative functioning in children with autism spectrum disorder
    Robert M Joseph
    Department of Anatomy and Neurobiology, Boston University School of Medicine, MA 02118, USA
    J Child Psychol Psychiatry 43:807-21. 2002
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