- Clustering and switching processes in semantic verbal fluency in the course of Alzheimer's disease subjects: results from the PAQUID longitudinal studyNadine Raoux
INSERM, U897, Bordeaux Cedex, France University Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux Cedex, France
Cortex 44:1188-96. 2008..Therefore the results support the hypothesis that impaired shifting abilities - rather than semantic memory storage degradation - could explain the early decline in semantic fluency performance occurring in the predementia phase of AD...
- A subtest of the MMSE as a valid test of episodic memory? Comparison with the Free and Cued Reminding TestLaure Carcaillon
INSERM, Unit 897, Bordeaux, France
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:429-38. 2009..Episodic memory impairment is known to be the core of Alzheimer's disease (AD) dementia syndrome and one of the earliest domains to decline. However, episodic memory tests are long and expensive...
- Ginkgo biloba extract and long-term cognitive decline: a 20-year follow-up population-based studyHelene Amieva
University of Bordeaux, ISPED, Centre INSERM U897 Epidemiologie Biostatistique, Bordeaux, France
PLoS ONE 8:e52755. 2013..The present study assesses the association between intake of EGb761® and cognitive function of elderly adults over a 20-year period...
- Inhibitory breakdown and dementia of the Alzheimer type: a general phenomenon?Helene Amieva
INSERM U330, University of Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:503-16. 2002..However, no evidence was found for an impairment on the Go-No go task and only limited impairment on the Stop Signal task, suggesting that in the early stages of the disease, not all inhibitory mechanisms are uniformly impaired...
- The multiple-choice formats (forms F and G) of the Benton Visual Retention Test as a tool to detect age-related memory changes in population-based studies and clinical settingsHelene Amieva
INSERM U 593, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146 rue Leo Saignat, 33076 Bordeaux Cedex, France
Nat Protoc 1:1936-8. 2006..Another advantage is the possibility of referring to recent geriatric norms, which can help clinicians or researchers identify individuals with low scores and potentially at risk for dementia...
- Prodromal Alzheimer's disease: successive emergence of the clinical symptomsHelene Amieva
Institut National de la Sante et de la Recherche Medicale, U897, France
Ann Neurol 64:492-8. 2008..Utilizing the long follow-up of the PAQUID study, we examined the emergence of the first clinical symptoms over a 14-year period of follow-up before the dementia phase of AD...
- The 9 year cognitive decline before dementia of the Alzheimer type: a prospective population-based studyHelene Amieva
INSERM Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale Unit 593, Bordeaux, France
Brain 128:1093-101. 2005....
- What aspects of social network are protective for dementia? Not the quantity but the quality of social interactions is protective up to 15 years laterHelene Amieva
INSERM, U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 146 rue Leo Saignat, F 33076 Bordeaux cedex, France
Psychosom Med 72:905-11. 2010..To test the association between several social networks variables reflecting both structural characteristics and quality of relationships with the risk of dementia and Alzheimer's disease 5 and up to 15 years later...
- Evidencing inhibitory deficits in Alzheimer's disease through interference effects and shifting disabilities in the Stroop testHelene Amieva
INSERM U593, University of Bordeaux II, France
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 19:791-803. 2004....
- Annual rate and predictors of conversion to dementia in subjects presenting mild cognitive impairment criteria defined according to a population-based studyHelene Amieva
INSERM Unit 593, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 18:87-93. 2004..Among the variables considered, the Letter Cancellation Test proved to be a major predictor of short-term conversion to dementia...
- Cognitive slowing and learning of target detection skills in pre-demented subjectsHelene Amieva
INSERM U593, Universite de Bordeaux II, Bordeaux, France
Brain Cogn 54:212-4. 2004..Additionally, the two groups significantly improved their time performances all along the test suggesting that both groups including the pre-demented group were able to progressively acquire a target detection skill...
- Inhibitory functioning in Alzheimer's diseaseHelene Amieva
Department of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, UK
Brain 127:949-64. 2004....
- Gender differences in the prodromal signs of dementia: memory complaint and IADL-restriction. a prospective population-based cohortKarine Pérès
INSERM, U897, Université Victor Segalen Bordeaux2, Bordeaux, France
J Alzheimers Dis 27:39-47. 2011..To conclude, women would report the first symptoms very early in the process by SMC, whereas men would tend to later report their difficulties and only in terms of IADL-restriction...
- Plasma long-chain omega-3 fatty acids and atrophy of the medial temporal lobeCecilia Samieri
Epidemiologie de la nutrition et des comportements alimentaires, Centre INSERM U897 Epidemiologie Biostatistique, Bordeaux, France
Neurology 79:642-50. 2012..We aimed at determining whether plasma levels of EPA or DHA predict atrophy of medial temporal lobe (MTL) gray matter regions in older subjects...
- Gender-related differences in visuospatial memory persist in Alzheimer's diseaseXavier Millet
Inserm U 897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:783-9. 2009..Therefore, this study suggests that, besides other variables such as education or lifestyle factors, gender might also modulate the cognitive manifestation of AD...
- Natural history of decline in instrumental activities of daily living performance over the 10 years preceding the clinical diagnosis of dementia: a prospective population-based studyKarine Pérès
Institut National de la Santé et de la Recherche Médicale U593, Bordeaux, France
J Am Geriatr Soc 56:37-44. 2008..To study the subtle changes in instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) over the 10 years preceding the clinical diagnosis of dementia...
- Cube drawing performances in normal ageing and Alzheimer's disease: data from the PAQUID elderly population-based cohortYann Gaestel
INSERM U 593, University Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 21:22-32. 2006..7% did not benefit from the presentation of the model. Analysis showed that persistent failure in the copy condition was the best level of differentiation between normal and AD subjects...
- The STAI-Y trait scale: psychometric properties and normative data from a large population-based study of elderly peopleValérie Bergua
Univ Bordeaux, Psychologie, Santé et Qualité de Vie, EA 4139, Bordeaux, France
Int Psychogeriatr 24:1163-71. 2012..The objective of the present study was to provide normative data for the STAI-Y trait scale from a large elderly cohort and to identify the main sociodemographic and health-related determinants of trait anxiety...
- Adherence to a Mediterranean diet, cognitive decline, and risk of dementiaCatherine Feart
Research Center INSERM U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, Bordeaux, France
JAMA 302:638-48. 2009..Higher adherence to a Mediterranean-type diet is linked to lower risk for mortality and chronic diseases, but its association with cognitive decline is unclear...
- Cognitive impairment improves the predictive validity of the phenotype of frailty for adverse health outcomes: the three-city studyJosé Alberto Avila-Funes
Centre de Recherche INSERM, U897, Bordeaux, France
J Am Geriatr Soc 57:453-61. 2009..To determine whether adding cognitive impairment to frailty improves its predictive validity for adverse health outcomes...
- Health and aging in elderly farmers: the AMI cohortKarine Pérès
INSERM, ISPED, Centre INSERM U897 Epidemiologie Biostatistique, Bordeaux F 33000, France
BMC Public Health 12:558. 2012..The general aim of the AMI cohort was to study health and aging in elderly farmers living in rural area through a multidisciplinary approach, with a main focus on dementia...
- Is frailty a prodromal stage of vascular dementia? Results from the Three-City StudyJosé Alberto Avila-Funes
Department of Geriatrics, Instituto Nacional de Ciencias Medicas y Nutricion Salvador Zubiran, Mexico City, Mexico
J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1708-12. 2012..To investigate the relationship between frailty and incident vascular dementia (VaD)...
- ω-3 fatty acids and cognitive decline: modulation by ApoEε4 allele and depressionCecilia Samieri
INSERM, U897, Department of Nutritional Epidemiology, Bordeaux, F 33076, France
Neurobiol Aging 32:2317.e13-22. 2011..EPA and DHA may contribute to delaying decline in visual working memory in ApoE-ε4 carriers. In older depressed subjects, EPA, but not DHA, may slow cognitive decline...
- Exploring different routes of recovery from memory in Alzheimer's disease: evidence for preserved long-term primingXavier Millet
INSERM U593, Universite Victor Segalen, Bordeaux, France
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:828-35. 2008..Therefore, whereas explicit retrieval is definitely impaired in Alzheimer's disease, implicit processes allowing the retrieval of that same information operate relatively normally, including after a long delay...
- Influence of age, circadian and homeostatic processes on inhibitory motor control: a Go/Nogo task studyPatricia Sagaspe
CNRS USR 3413 SANPSY, Sleep, Attention and NeuroPSYchiatrie, Universite de Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
PLoS ONE 7:e39410. 2012..The aim of our study was to determine the age-related evolution of inhibitory motor control (i.e., ability to suppress a prepotent motor response) and sustained attention under controlled high or low sleep pressure conditions...
- Encoding processes influence word-stem completion priming in Alzheimer's disease: a meta-analysisXavier Millet
INSERM U897, Universite Victor Segalen Bordeaux 2, 33076 Bordeaux, France
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:494-504. 2010....
- Semi-parametric latent process model for longitudinal ordinal data: Application to cognitive declineHélène Jacqmin-Gadda
INSERM, U897, F 33076, Bordeaux, France
Stat Med 29:2723-31. 2010..The method is applied to the Paquid cohort data to compare the time-course over 14 years of two cognitive scores in a sample of 350 future Alzheimer patients and in a matched sample of healthy subjects...
- Sensitivity of four psychometric tests to measure cognitive changes in brain aging-population-based studiesCécile Proust-Lima
INSERM E0338, Bordeaux, France
Am J Epidemiol 165:344-50. 2007....
- Anxiety and 10-year risk of incident and recurrent depressive symptomatology in older adultsOlivier Potvin
Centre de Recherche de l Institut Universitaire en Santé Mentale de Québec, Quebec, Canada
Depress Anxiety 30:554-63. 2013....
- Education, occupation, leisure activities, and brain reserve: a population-based studyAlexandra Foubert-Samier
CMRR d Aquitaine, CHU Bordeaux, Bordeaux, France
Neurobiol Aging 33:423.e15-25. 2012..Education, occupation attainment, and leisure activities were found to contribute differently to reserve capacity. Education could play a role in the constitution of cerebral reserve capacity...
- Short- versus long-term prediction of dementia among subjects with low and high educational levelsEmilie Chary
Universite Bordeaux, ISPED, centre Inserm U897, Bordeaux, France INSERM, centre Inserm U897, Bordeaux, France
Alzheimers Dement 9:562-71. 2013....
- Behavioral dysexecutive symptoms in normal agingHelene Amieva
Department of Psychology, University of Aberdeen, Scotland, UK
Brain Cogn 53:129-32. 2003..The relationship between these factors and neuropsychological measures of Executive Functions were also briefly explored...
- A longitudinal study of quantitative and qualitative features of category verbal fluency in incident Alzheimer's disease subjects: results from the PAQUID studySophie Auriacombe
Hospital of the University of Bordeaux, France
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 21:260-6. 2006....
- Gender and education impact on brain aging: a general cognitive factor approachCécile Proust-Lima
Biostatistics Department, INSERM U897, Bordeaux Cedex 33076, France
Psychol Aging 23:608-20. 2008..Subjects with higher education exhibited a better mean score for the 4 tests, but this difference tended to attenuate with age for tests involving a speed component...
- Impact of social network on cognitive performances and age-related cognitive decline across a 20-year follow-upRalitsa Stoykova
Research Center INSERM, U897, Bordeaux 2 University, France
Int Psychogeriatr 23:1405-12. 2011..The results suggest that even though higher social functioning is concomitantly associated with better cognitive performances, it may not prevent subsequent decline. ..
- Muscular weakness in individuals with HIV associated with a disorganization of the cortico-spinal tract: a multi-modal MRI investigationCharlotte Bernard
Universite de Bordeaux, INCIA, UMR 5287, Talence, France
PLoS ONE 8:e66810. 2013..The absence of alterations in cortical regions holding motor-neurons might argue against neurodegenerative process as an explanation of White Matter (WM) disorganization. ..
- Normative data for the Mini-Mental State Examination, the Free and Cued Selective Reminding Test and the Isaacs Set Test for an older adult Mexican population: The Coyoacán Cohort StudyHind Mokri
a INSERM U 897, Bordeaux Segalen University, Bordeaux, France
Clin Neuropsychol 27:1004-18. 2013..Conclusion: This work provides norms for the MMSE, the FCSRT, and the IST which should be useful in clinical practice and helpful to better interpret the performances of Mexican older people consulting for memory troubles. ..
- Subjective memory impairment, objective cognitive functioning and social activity in French older people: findings from the Three Cities studyMirella Genziani
Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, London, UK
Geriatr Gerontol Int 13:139-45. 2013..To investigate the association between subjective memory impairment (SMI) and objective cognitive impairment in later life, and to ascertain whether this is modified by level of social activity, education or living alone...
- Deep brain stimulation of the ventral caudate nucleus in the treatment of obsessive-compulsive disorder and major depression. Case reportBruno Aouizerate
Services de Psychiatrie A and B, Centre Hospitalier Charles Perrens, Bordeaux, France
J Neurosurg 101:682-6. 2004..No neuropsychological deterioration was observed, indicating that DBS of the ventral caudate nucleus could be a promising strategy in the treatment of refractory cases of both OCD and major depression...