S E Black

Summary

Affiliation: University of Toronto
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Focal cortical atrophy syndromes
    S E Black
    Cognitive Neurology Unit, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 31:188-229. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint Analyses of deficits in gestural pantomime
    E A Roy
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 20:628-43. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognition-enhancing drugs in dementia: a guide to the near future
    R van Reekum
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 42:35S-50S. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint The Sunnybrook Stroke Study: a prospective study of depressive symptoms and functional outcome
    N Herrmann
    Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre and University of Toronto, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Stroke 29:618-24. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Bilateral movement enhances ipsilesional cortical activity in acute stroke: a pilot functional MRI study
    W R Staines
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine Neurology, and Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 56:401-4. 2001
  6. ncbi request reprint Task demands and limb apraxia in stroke
    E A Roy
    Department of Kinesiology, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 44:253-79. 2000
  7. doi request reprint Lesion Explorer: a comprehensive segmentation and parcellation package to obtain regional volumetrics for subcortical hyperintensities and intracranial tissue
    J Ramirez
    LC Campbell Cognitive Neurology Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 54:963-73. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Handicap in stroke survivors
    P J Clarke
    Graduate Department of Community Health, and Institute for Human Development, Life Course and Aging, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 21:116-23. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Episodic memory and the self in a case of isolated retrograde amnesia
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Brain 121:1951-73. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Training volunteers as conversation partners using "Supported Conversation for Adults with Aphasia" (SCA): a controlled trial
    A Kagan
    Aphasia Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 44:624-38. 2001

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  1. ncbi request reprint Focal cortical atrophy syndromes
    S E Black
    Cognitive Neurology Unit, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 31:188-229. 1996
    ..The clinico-pathological features of each syndrome are reviewed and compared to those typical for AD, and single photon emission computerized tomography scans representative for each are illustrated...
  2. ncbi request reprint Analyses of deficits in gestural pantomime
    E A Roy
    Department of Kinesiology, University of Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 20:628-43. 1998
    ..Analyses of intrahemispheric lesion localization implicated damage to subcortical areas involving periventricular white matter tracts at the temporoparietal junction with apraxia...
  3. ncbi request reprint Cognition-enhancing drugs in dementia: a guide to the near future
    R van Reekum
    Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario
    Can J Psychiatry 42:35S-50S. 1997
    ..To facilitate access to the available literature and to assist clinicians with the decision to recommend the use of medications for the enhancement of cognition in dementia...
  4. ncbi request reprint The Sunnybrook Stroke Study: a prospective study of depressive symptoms and functional outcome
    N Herrmann
    Department of Psychiatry, Sunnybrook Health Science Centre and University of Toronto, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Stroke 29:618-24. 1998
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  5. ncbi request reprint Bilateral movement enhances ipsilesional cortical activity in acute stroke: a pilot functional MRI study
    W R Staines
    Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Centre, Department of Medicine Neurology, and Graduate Department of Rehabilitation Science, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 56:401-4. 2001
    ..With recovery, activation of M1 in the affected hemisphere did not differ between unilateral paretic hand and bilateral movement. These preliminary data may have potential implications for acute stroke motor rehabilitation...
  6. ncbi request reprint Task demands and limb apraxia in stroke
    E A Roy
    Department of Kinesiology, Waterloo, Ontario, Canada
    Brain Cogn 44:253-79. 2000
    ....
  7. doi request reprint Lesion Explorer: a comprehensive segmentation and parcellation package to obtain regional volumetrics for subcortical hyperintensities and intracranial tissue
    J Ramirez
    LC Campbell Cognitive Neurology Research Unit, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neuroimage 54:963-73. 2011
    ..87). The pipeline yields a comprehensive and reliable individualized volumetric profile for subcortical vasculopathy that includes regionalized (26 brain regions) measures for: GM, WM, sCSF, vCSF, lacunar and non-lacunar pvSH and dwSH...
  8. ncbi request reprint Handicap in stroke survivors
    P J Clarke
    Graduate Department of Community Health, and Institute for Human Development, Life Course and Aging, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Disabil Rehabil 21:116-23. 1999
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint Episodic memory and the self in a case of isolated retrograde amnesia
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, North York, Ontario, Canada
    Brain 121:1951-73. 1998
    ..Reorganized brain systems mediate certain preserved cognitive operations in M.L., but without the normal complement of information concerning the self with respect to both past and future events...
  10. ncbi request reprint Training volunteers as conversation partners using "Supported Conversation for Adults with Aphasia" (SCA): a controlled trial
    A Kagan
    Aphasia Institute, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Speech Lang Hear Res 44:624-38. 2001
    ..6, p < .001 ] of individuals with aphasia, even though these individuals did not participate in the training. Implications for the treatment of aphasia and an argument for a social model of intervention are discussed...
  11. ncbi request reprint Quantifying head motion associated with motor tasks used in fMRI
    E Seto
    Imaging/Bioengineering Research, Sunnybrook and Women's College Health Sciences Centre, Toronto, Ontario, M4N 3M5, Canada
    Neuroimage 14:284-97. 2001
    ..These results lead to several recommendations on the design of fMRI motor experiments and suggest that improved motion correction strategies are required to examine such patient populations comprehensively...
  12. ncbi request reprint Donepezil preserves cognition and global function in patients with severe Alzheimer disease
    S E Black
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine and Sunnybrook Research Institute, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 69:459-69. 2007
    ..To evaluate the efficacy and safety of donepezil for severe Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Preventing dementia
    S E Black
    Department of Medicine, Neurology, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 28:S56-66. 2001
    ..Further research to develop and test preventative therapies in AD and other dementias should be strongly encouraged...
  14. ncbi request reprint The behavioural neurology assessment
    S Darvesh
    Department Neurology and Geriatric Medicine, Dalhousie University, Halifax, NS, Canada
    Can J Neurol Sci 32:167-77. 2005
    ..The BNA-Short Form consists of 13 subtests within the domains of Attention, Memory, Naming, Visuospatial Function and Executive Function. In addition to individual domain indices, a Grand Total score was calculated for both BNA versions...
  15. ncbi request reprint Semiautomatic brain region extraction: a method of parcellating brain regions from structural magnetic resonance images
    L A Dade
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Canada
    Neuroimage 22:1492-502. 2004
    ..Our findings show that SABRE is a reliable semiautomatic method for assessing regional tissue volumes that provides significant timesavings over purely manual methods, yet maintains information about individual cortical landmarks...
  16. pmc Anterior-medial thalamic lesions in dementia: frequent, and volume dependently associated with sudden cognitive decline
    R H Swartz
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, Sunnybrook Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 77:1307-12. 2006
    ..The anterior-medial thalamus (AMT), which is associated with memory processing, is severely affected by Alzheimer's disease pathology and, when damaged, can be the sole cause of dementia...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differential topography of Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia: an MRI volumetric analysis from Sunnybrook dementia study
    C Bocti
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Centre, University of Toronto, Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Brain Cogn 54:151-3. 2004
  18. doi request reprint The Toronto traumatic brain injury study: injury severity and quantified MRI
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Neurology 70:771-8. 2008
    ..To assess the relationship between regional brain volume changes and traumatic brain injury (TBI) severity in patients with and without focal lesions...
  19. pmc Functional reorganisation of memory after traumatic brain injury: a study with H(2)(15)0 positron emission tomography
    B Levine
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 73:173-81. 2002
    ..To study the effects of moderate to severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) on the functional neuroanatomy supporting memory retrieval...
  20. ncbi request reprint Behavioural measures in frontotemporal lobar dementia and other dementias: the utility of the frontal behavioural inventory and the neuropsychiatric inventory in a national cohort study
    M Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Research Centre, St Joseph s Health Care, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:406-15. 2007
    ....
  21. ncbi request reprint Diffusion tensor imaging for the evaluation of white matter pathology in traumatic brain injury
    D J Tisserand
    Rotman Research Institute, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, Canada
    Brain Cogn 60:216-7. 2006
  22. ncbi request reprint Cholinesterase inhibitors slow decline in executive functions, rather than memory, in Alzheimer's disease: a 1-year observational study in the Sunnybrook dementia cohort
    P Behl
    L C Campbell Cognitive Neurology Research Unit, University of Toronto, Baycrest Centre for Geriatric Care, Toronto, ON, Canada
    Curr Alzheimer Res 3:147-56. 2006
    ..4-0.8). Executive, language and visuospatial functions, rather than memory, appeared to be more amenable to stabilization over one year by cholinesterase inhibitors in AD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Characterizing neuropsychiatric symptoms in subjects referred to dementia clinics
    K R Peters
    Department of Psychology, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 66:523-8. 2006
    ..To characterize the neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) of subjects classified as not cognitively impaired (NCI), cognitively impaired-not demented (CIND), and dementia...
  24. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in dementia: correlations with atrophy and cerebrovascular disease quantified by magnetic resonance imaging
    R H Swartz
    Brain Cogn 49:228-32. 2002
    ..33), and white matter lesions predicted executive dysfunction (R2 = .48). Both atrophy and CVD burden correlated highly with cognitive impairment and should be simultaneously assessed in studies of brain-behaviour relations in dementia...
  25. ncbi request reprint Simple linear and area MR measurements can help distinguish between Alzheimer's disease, frontotemporal dementia, and normal aging: the Sunnybrook dementia study
    N A Deshpande
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Sunnybrook and Women s College, Health Sciences Centre, University of Toronto, Ont, Canada
    Brain Cogn 54:165-6. 2004
  26. ncbi request reprint A Canadian cohort study of cognitive impairment and related dementias (ACCORD): study methods and baseline results
    H Feldman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, University of British Columbia, S192 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
    Neuroepidemiology 22:265-74. 2003
    ..4%, dementia with Lewy bodies 2.5%, and unclassifiable 1.8%. The ACCORD cohort will allow a detailed study of the longitudinal course of CIND, and the longer-term outcomes of both treated and untreated dementia subjects...
  27. ncbi request reprint A reliable MR measurement of medial temporal lobe width from the Sunnybrook Dementia Study
    F Q Gao
    Aging and Imaging Research, Cognitive Neurology Unit, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Science Center, University of Toronto, A421 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ont, Canada M4N 3M5
    Neurobiol Aging 24:49-56. 2003
    ....
  28. ncbi request reprint Linear width of the medial temporal lobe can discriminate Alzheimer's disease from normal aging: the Sunnybrook dementia study
    F Q Gao
    Cognitive Neurology Unit, Neuroscience Research Program, Sunnybrook and Women s College Health Sciences Center, University of Toronto, A421 2075 Bayview Avenue, Toronto, Ont, Canada M4N 3M5
    Neurobiol Aging 25:441-8. 2004
    ..This quick, reliable, and standardized measurement of tMTL can be helpful in differentiating even mild AD from controls with reasonable accuracy...