Carina Wattmo

Summary

Affiliation: Lund University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. pmc A longitudinal study of risk factors for community-based home help services in Alzheimer's disease: the influence of cholinesterase inhibitor therapy
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Clin Interv Aging 8:329-39. 2013
  2. pmc Functional response to cholinesterase inhibitor therapy in a naturalistic Alzheimer's disease cohort
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Neurol 12:134. 2012
  3. doi Predicting long-term cognitive outcome with new regression models in donepezil-treated Alzheimer patients in a naturalistic setting
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:203-11. 2008
  4. doi Risk factors for nursing home placement in Alzheimer's disease: a longitudinal study of cognition, ADL, service utilization, and cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Carina Wattmo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Skane University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Gerontologist 51:17-27. 2011
  5. doi Long-term outcome and prediction models of activities of daily living in Alzheimer disease with cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Carina Wattmo
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Clinical Memory Research Unit, Malmo, Lund University, Sweden
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 25:63-72. 2011
  6. pmc Predictors of long-term cognitive outcome in Alzheimer's disease
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Alzheimers Res Ther 3:23. 2011
  7. ncbi Donepezil in Alzheimer's disease: what to expect after 3 years of treatment in a routine clinical setting
    Asa K Wallin
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:150-60. 2007
  8. pmc Comparison of brief cognitive tests and CSF biomarkers in predicting Alzheimer's disease in mild cognitive impairment: six-year follow-up study
    Sebastian Palmqvist
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e38639. 2012
  9. doi Association between subcortical lesions and behavioral and psychological symptoms in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Sebastian Palmqvist
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:417-23. 2011
  10. doi Quality of life and the effect of memantine in dementia with lewy bodies and Parkinson's disease dementia
    Victoria Larsson
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:227-34. 2011

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. pmc A longitudinal study of risk factors for community-based home help services in Alzheimer's disease: the influence of cholinesterase inhibitor therapy
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Clin Interv Aging 8:329-39. 2013
    ..To investigate the long-term effects of cholinesterase inhibitor (ChEI) therapy and the influence of sociodemographic and clinical factors on the use of community-based home help services (HHS) by patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  2. pmc Functional response to cholinesterase inhibitor therapy in a naturalistic Alzheimer's disease cohort
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    BMC Neurol 12:134. 2012
    ..The aim of this study was to identify the socio-demographic and clinical factors that affect the functional response after 6 months of ChEI therapy...
  3. doi Predicting long-term cognitive outcome with new regression models in donepezil-treated Alzheimer patients in a naturalistic setting
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:203-11. 2008
    ....
  4. doi Risk factors for nursing home placement in Alzheimer's disease: a longitudinal study of cognition, ADL, service utilization, and cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Carina Wattmo
    Department of Neuropsychiatry, Skane University Hospital, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Gerontologist 51:17-27. 2011
    ....
  5. doi Long-term outcome and prediction models of activities of daily living in Alzheimer disease with cholinesterase inhibitor treatment
    Carina Wattmo
    Department of Clinical Sciences, Clinical Memory Research Unit, Malmo, Lund University, Sweden
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 25:63-72. 2011
    ..AD severity at baseline is a key factor in obtaining reliable clinical prognoses of the long-term ADL ability. The dosage of ChEI treatment could possibly lead to a different functional outcome...
  6. pmc Predictors of long-term cognitive outcome in Alzheimer's disease
    Carina Wattmo
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, SE 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Alzheimers Res Ther 3:23. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the longitudinal cognitive outcome in Alzheimer's disease (AD) and analyze factors that affect the outcome, including the impact of different cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEI)...
  7. ncbi Donepezil in Alzheimer's disease: what to expect after 3 years of treatment in a routine clinical setting
    Asa K Wallin
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Malmo, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:150-60. 2007
    ..Clinical short-term trails have shown positive effects of donepezil treatment in patients with Alzheimer's disease. The outcome of continuous long-term treatment in the routine clinical settings remains to be investigated...
  8. pmc Comparison of brief cognitive tests and CSF biomarkers in predicting Alzheimer's disease in mild cognitive impairment: six-year follow-up study
    Sebastian Palmqvist
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    PLoS ONE 7:e38639. 2012
    ..In this study, we compared brief cognitive tests and cerebrospinal fluid (CSF) biomarkers in predicting conversion from mild cognitive impairment (MCI) to AD...
  9. doi Association between subcortical lesions and behavioral and psychological symptoms in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Sebastian Palmqvist
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:417-23. 2011
    ..There is controversy as to whether subcortical lesions contribute to BPSD. The aim of this study was to examine the relationship between BPSD and subcortical lesions (white-matter lesions and lacunes) in AD...
  10. doi Quality of life and the effect of memantine in dementia with lewy bodies and Parkinson's disease dementia
    Victoria Larsson
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 32:227-34. 2011
    ..Conclusion: This study shows that memantine improves QOL in Lewy body dementias. We also demonstrate important QOL patterns which can be used in clinical practice...
  11. pmc A Quick Test of cognitive speed is sensitive in detecting early treatment response in Alzheimer's disease
    Sebastian Palmqvist
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences Malmo, Lund University, S 205 02 Malmo, Sweden
    Alzheimers Res Ther 2:29. 2010
    ..In this study, A Quick Test of cognitive speed (AQT) was compared with the mini-mental state examination (MMSE) in the evaluation of treatment outcome in AD...
  12. pmc Galantamine treatment in Alzheimer's disease: response and long-term outcome in a routine clinical setting
    Asa K Wallin
    Clinical Memory Research Unit, Department of Clinical Sciences, Lund University, Malmo, Sweden
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 7:565-76. 2011
    ..This study aimed to explore the three-year effects of galantamine treatment, as well as subgroups of response and adherence to treatment...