Martine Simard

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Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The acetylcholinesterase inhibitors for treatment of cognitive and behavioral symptoms in dementia with Lewy bodies
    Martine Simard
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 16:409-25. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and risk for dementia
    Martine Simard
    School of Psychology, Pav Félix Antoine Savard, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:41-7. 2009
  3. doi request reprint Clinical validity of the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale-2 in Parkinson disease with MCI and dementia
    Evelyne Matteau
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université Laval and Centre de recherche Université Laval Robert Giffard, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 25:100-6. 2012
  4. doi request reprint Mattis Dementia Rating Scale 2: screening for MCI and dementia
    Evelyne Matteau
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université Laval and Centre de recherche Université Laval Robert Giffard, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:389-98. 2011
  5. doi request reprint Clinical characterization of late- and very late-onset first psychotic episode in psychiatric inpatients
    Caroline Girard
    School of Psychology, Laval University, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:478-87. 2008
  6. doi request reprint Cognitive intervention programs for individuals with mild cognitive impairment: systematic review of the literature
    Leonie Jean
    School of Psychology, Laval University and Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:281-96. 2010
  7. ncbi request reprint Sensory-dependent knowledge in young and elderly adults: arguments from the cross-modal priming effect
    Guillaume Vallet
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Curr Aging Sci 4:137-49. 2011
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a cognitive training programme for mild cognitive impairment: results of a randomised controlled study
    Leonie Jean
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 20:377-405. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint A critical review of memory stimulation programs in Alzheimer's disease
    Eric Grandmaison
    Geriatric Neuropsychology Laboratory, School of Psychology, Universit de Moncton, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:130-44. 2003
  10. doi request reprint The perceptual nature of audiovisual interactions for semantic knowledge in young and elderly adults
    Guillaume T Vallet
    Laboratoire d Etude des Mecanismes Cognitifs, University Lyon 2, 5 Avenue Pierre Mendès France, 69676 Bron Cedex, France
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 143:253-60. 2013

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Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint The acetylcholinesterase inhibitors for treatment of cognitive and behavioral symptoms in dementia with Lewy bodies
    Martine Simard
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 16:409-25. 2004
    ..Methodological limitations of the existing data include small sample sizes, and the paucity of standardized psychometric measures...
  2. ncbi request reprint Psychological distress and risk for dementia
    Martine Simard
    School of Psychology, Pav Félix Antoine Savard, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec G1V 0A6, Canada
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 11:41-7. 2009
    ..Results presented in this review show that psychological distress and depressive, anxious, and apathetic symptoms can be present in MCI and may predict progression to dementia. This article also provides suggestions for future research...
  3. doi request reprint Clinical validity of the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale-2 in Parkinson disease with MCI and dementia
    Evelyne Matteau
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université Laval and Centre de recherche Université Laval Robert Giffard, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 25:100-6. 2012
    ..These findings suggest that MDRS-2 is a useful tool to identify dementia but that there might be a ceiling effect in the MDRS-2 cutoff score to diagnose MCI in PD...
  4. doi request reprint Mattis Dementia Rating Scale 2: screening for MCI and dementia
    Evelyne Matteau
    Ecole de Psychologie, Université Laval and Centre de recherche Université Laval Robert Giffard, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 26:389-98. 2011
    ..No difference was found between the MCI groups. The MDRS-2 is a suitable short scale for MCI and dementia screening but is not specific enough to differentiate between A-MCI and PD-MCI...
  5. doi request reprint Clinical characterization of late- and very late-onset first psychotic episode in psychiatric inpatients
    Caroline Girard
    School of Psychology, Laval University, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:478-87. 2008
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  6. doi request reprint Cognitive intervention programs for individuals with mild cognitive impairment: systematic review of the literature
    Leonie Jean
    School of Psychology, Laval University and Institut universitaire en santé mentale de Québec, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:281-96. 2010
    ..A consensus meeting among all the experts working on cognitive training in this population should occur to provide guidelines to improve this treatment option...
  7. ncbi request reprint Sensory-dependent knowledge in young and elderly adults: arguments from the cross-modal priming effect
    Guillaume Vallet
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Canada
    Curr Aging Sci 4:137-49. 2011
    ..The executive functions were correlated with the priming task only in the elderly participants. These results therefore support the task difficulty hypothesis...
  8. doi request reprint Efficacy of a cognitive training programme for mild cognitive impairment: results of a randomised controlled study
    Leonie Jean
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, QC, Canada
    Neuropsychol Rehabil 20:377-405. 2010
    ..Other studies are needed in order to verify the efficacy of EL learning and SR over EF in MCI-A...
  9. ncbi request reprint A critical review of memory stimulation programs in Alzheimer's disease
    Eric Grandmaison
    Geriatric Neuropsychology Laboratory, School of Psychology, Universit de Moncton, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 15:130-44. 2003
    ..Preliminary evidence suggests that the errorless learning, spaced retrieval, and vanishing cues techniques and the dyadic approach, used alone or in combination, are efficacious in stimulating memory in patients with AD...
  10. doi request reprint The perceptual nature of audiovisual interactions for semantic knowledge in young and elderly adults
    Guillaume T Vallet
    Laboratoire d Etude des Mecanismes Cognitifs, University Lyon 2, 5 Avenue Pierre Mendès France, 69676 Bron Cedex, France
    Acta Psychol (Amst) 143:253-60. 2013
    ..These findings indicate that audiovisual interactions are perceptual, and support the grounded cognition theory...
  11. pmc Errorless learning and spaced retrieval techniques to relearn instrumental activities of daily living in mild Alzheimer's disease: A case report study
    Stéphanie Thivierge
    School of Psychology, Laval University, Quebec City, Quebec, Canada
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:987-99. 2008
    ..This is an important finding since the loss of these capacities alters autonomy in AD patients...
  12. doi request reprint Validity of the clinical diagnostic criteria for vascular dementia: a critical review. Part II
    Sandra Wiederkehr
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, G1V OA6, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:162-77. 2008
    ..A definition of the cognitive syndrome, associated vascular causes or lesions, and methods of assessment should be clearly specified in the future. Suggestions for improvement are made...
  13. doi request reprint Comparability of the clinical diagnostic criteria for vascular dementia: a critical review. Part I
    Sandra Wiederkehr
    Ecole de Psychologie, Universite Laval, Quebec, QC, G1V OA6, Canada
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:150-61. 2008
    ..The authors discuss the critical issues related to the definition of the cognitive syndromes as well as the vascular causes and associated heterogeneity of symptomatology across these criteria...
  14. ncbi request reprint Differential cognitive impairment in subjects with geriatric depression who will develop Alzheimer's disease and other dementias: a retrospective study
    Leonie Jean
    Ecole de Psychologie, Centre de Recherche Universite Laval Robert Giffard, Universite Laval, Quebec City, Quebec G1K 7P4, Canada Leonie Jean 1ulaval ca
    Int Psychogeriatr 17:289-301. 2005
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  15. ncbi request reprint Is late-life depression a predictor of Alzheimer's disease? Results from a historical cohort study
    Robert van Reekum
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:80-2. 2005
  16. ncbi request reprint Visuospatial impairment in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer's disease: a process analysis approach
    Martine Simard
    Neuropsychiatry Program, Centre for Addiction and Mental Health, Toronto, Canada
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:387-91. 2003
    ..The goal of this study was to compare the visual-perceptual performance of subjects with DLB with predominant psychosis, DLB with predominant parkinsonian features and AD...
  17. ncbi request reprint An appraisal of the psychometric properties of the Clinician version of the Apathy Evaluation Scale (AES-C)
    Diana E Clarke
    Toronto Rehabilitation Institute and Department of Psychiatry, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Canada
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 16:97-110. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the AES-C is a reliable and valid measure for the characterization and quantification of apathy...
  18. ncbi request reprint Apathy in dementia: an examination of the psychometric properties of the apathy evaluation scale
    Diana E Clarke
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins School of Public Health, Room 802, 624 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:57-64. 2007
    ..However, from a diagnostic point of view, the AES-I provided the greatest sensitivity and the strongest positive and negative predictive values. Generally, the AES-S performed poorly compared with the AES-C and AES-I...