I Skoog

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicidal feelings in a population sample of nondemented 85-year-olds
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 153:1015-20. 1996
  2. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on blood pressure and brain atrophy in 85-year-olds
    I Skoog
    From the Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, The Department of Geriatric Medicine, Vasa Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Hypertension 32:404-9. 1998
  3. ncbi request reprint A review on blood pressure and ischaemic white matter lesions
    I Skoog
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 9:13-9. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Status of risk factors for vascular dementia
    I Skoog
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 17:2-9. 1998
  5. pmc A population study of apoE genotype at the age of 85: relation to dementia, cerebrovascular disease, and mortality
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital Institute of Clinical Neurosciences, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:37-43. 1998
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression in relation to cerebral atrophy and cognitive performance in 70- and 74-year-old women in Gothenburg. The Women's Health Study
    S Palsson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Psychol Med 31:39-49. 2001
  7. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on brain atrophy and motor performance in elderly women
    X Guo
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Vasa Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M633-7. 2001
  8. ncbi request reprint A population study on blood-brain barrier function in 85-year-olds: relation to Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Neurology 50:966-71. 1998
  9. ncbi request reprint Depression, cerebral atrophy, cognitive performance and incidence of dementia. Population study of 85-year-olds
    S Palsson
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 174:249-53. 1999
  10. ncbi request reprint Seven-year survival rate after age 85 years: relation to Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia
    O Aevarsson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 55:1226-32. 1998

Detail Information

Publications24

  1. ncbi request reprint Suicidal feelings in a population sample of nondemented 85-year-olds
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 153:1015-20. 1996
    ..The authors studied the 1-month frequency of suicidal feelings among very old people...
  2. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on blood pressure and brain atrophy in 85-year-olds
    I Skoog
    From the Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, The Department of Geriatric Medicine, Vasa Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Hypertension 32:404-9. 1998
    ..21, P=0.043). Our findings suggest that age-related changes in brain structure may contribute to the decrease in blood pressure in the very elderly and that low blood pressure in dementia disorders is mainly a secondary phenomenon...
  3. ncbi request reprint A review on blood pressure and ischaemic white matter lesions
    I Skoog
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Section of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 9:13-9. 1998
    ..The association between WMLs and hypertension may thus be mediated through several different pathogenetic pathways...
  4. ncbi request reprint Status of risk factors for vascular dementia
    I Skoog
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Neuroepidemiology 17:2-9. 1998
    ..There is also a need for more studies on risk factors for VAD and risk factors for dementia in stroke samples, as well as studies on non-vascular risk factors for ischemic WMLs...
  5. pmc A population study of apoE genotype at the age of 85: relation to dementia, cerebrovascular disease, and mortality
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital Institute of Clinical Neurosciences, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 64:37-43. 1998
    ..To study the association of apoE genotypes with dementia and cerebrovascular disorders in a population based sample of 85 year old people...
  6. ncbi request reprint The prevalence of depression in relation to cerebral atrophy and cognitive performance in 70- and 74-year-old women in Gothenburg. The Women's Health Study
    S Palsson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Psychol Med 31:39-49. 2001
    ..Depression was diagnosed according to DSM-III-R. Previous depression was diagnosed by history and by information from previous examinations in this 24-year longitudinal study...
  7. ncbi request reprint A population-based study on brain atrophy and motor performance in elderly women
    X Guo
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, Vasa Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 56:M633-7. 2001
    ..The relationship between brain atrophy and motor changes has not been frequently reported. This study investigates this relationship...
  8. ncbi request reprint A population study on blood-brain barrier function in 85-year-olds: relation to Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Neurology 50:966-71. 1998
    ..6 +/- 2.1; p = 0.029) than other individuals. A relative BBB dysfunction is associated with both AD and VAD among very elderly individuals. This finding is possibly found early in the disease before the onset of clinical dementia...
  9. ncbi request reprint Depression, cerebral atrophy, cognitive performance and incidence of dementia. Population study of 85-year-olds
    S Palsson
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Br J Psychiatry 174:249-53. 1999
    ..Hospital-based studies suggest that depression in old age relates to organic brain changes...
  10. ncbi request reprint Seven-year survival rate after age 85 years: relation to Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia
    O Aevarsson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 55:1226-32. 1998
    ..To investigate the survival rate in very elderly individuals in relation to Alzheimer disease, vascular dementia, and other mental and physical disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint Prodromal cognitive signs of dementia in 85-year-olds using four sources of information
    S Sacuiu
    Psychiatry Section, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska Academy, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Neurology 65:1894-900. 2005
    ..To evaluate the utility of assessing four cognitive domains obtained from four information sources to identify individuals at risk for developing dementia, Alzheimer disease (AD), and vascular dementia (VaD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint The incidence of first-onset psychotic symptoms and paranoid ideation in a representative population sample followed from age 70-90 years. Relation to mortality and later development of dementia
    S Ostling
    The Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience and Physiology, Psychiatry Section, Unit of Epidemiology, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:520-8. 2007
    ..Limited data are available on the incidence of psychotic symptoms in the elderly...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric epidemiology of old age: the H70 study--the NAPE lecture 2003
    I Skoog
    Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Acta Psychiatr Scand 109:4-18. 2004
    ..To describe methodological issues and possibilities in the epidemiology of old age psychiatry using data from the H70 study in Göteborg, Sweden...
  14. doi request reprint Onset of terminal decline in cognitive abilities in individuals without dementia
    V Thorvaldsson
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Box 500, SE 405 30 Goteborg, Sweden
    Neurology 71:882-7. 2008
    ..To identify time of onset and rate of mortality-related change (terminal decline) in cognitive abilities in later life...
  15. ncbi request reprint The incidence of first-onset depression in a population followed from the age of 70 to 85
    S P Pálsson
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychol Med 31:1159-68. 2001
    ..Due to the limited data available, it is not clear whether the incidence of first-onset depression varies with age in the elderly...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cerebrospinal fluid beta-amyloid 42 is reduced before the onset of sporadic dementia: a population-based study in 85-year-olds
    I Skoog
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Unit of Neuropsychiatric Epidemiology, University of Goteborg, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 15:169-76. 2003
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  17. pmc The prevalence of frontal variant frontotemporal dementia and the frontal lobe syndrome in a population based sample of 85 year olds
    T B Gislason
    The Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Department of Psychiatry, Sahlgrenska Hospital, Gothenburg, Sweden
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 74:867-71. 2003
    ..To investigate the prevalence of the frontal lobe syndrome (FLS) and the frontal variant of frontotemporal dementia (fvFTD) in a population based sample of 85 year olds...
  18. ncbi request reprint Changes in drug treatment in the elderly between 1971 and 2000
    B Lernfelt
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, University of Gothenburg, Vasa Hospital, 411 33 Gothenburg, Sweden
    Eur J Clin Pharmacol 59:637-44. 2003
    ..To investigate changes in drug treatment among elderly men and women over a 29-year period between 1971 and 2000...
  19. ncbi request reprint Tau and Abeta42 in cerebrospinal fluid from healthy adults 21-93 years of age: establishment of reference values
    M Sjogren
    Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Psychiatry Section, Goteborg University, SE 431 80 Molndal, Sweden
    Clin Chem 47:1776-81. 2001
    ..For the introduction of these assays in clinical practice, adequate reference values are of importance...
  20. ncbi request reprint Regional cerebral blood flow in normal individuals aged 40, 75 and 88 years studied by 99Tc(m)-d,l-HMPAO SPET
    A Larsson
    Section of Neurology, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sahlgrenska University Hospital, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Nucl Med Commun 22:741-6. 2001
    ..The reduction in rCBF in the hippocampus rose from 0.14% between the ages of 40 and 75 years to 0.33% between the ages of 75 and 88 years. The mean rCBF in all 33 individuals showed no sex-related differences...
  21. pmc Burden of illness and suicide in elderly people: case-control study
    Margda Waern
    Section of Psychiatry, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Gothenburg University, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    BMJ 324:1355. 2002
    ..To study the association between physical illness and suicide in elderly people...
  22. ncbi request reprint Cognitive test performance in relation to psychotic symptoms and paranoid ideation in non-demented 85-year-olds
    S Ostling
    Sahlgrenska Academy at Goteborg University, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Sweden
    Psychol Med 34:443-50. 2004
    ..However, it is not clear whether this finding would be observed in general population samples of non-demented elderly, particularly after adjustment for potential confounding factors...
  23. ncbi request reprint The clinical implications of cognitive impairment in elderly patients with chronic heart failure
    I Ekman
    Institute of Nursing, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Cardiovasc Nurs 16:47-55. 2001
    ..Cognitive dysfunction, which was related to the duration of heart failure, should be evaluated in the treatment of patients with chronic heart failure...
  24. ncbi request reprint Visual neglect and cognitive impairment in elderly patients late after stroke
    T Linden
    The Stroke Research Unit, Arvid Carlsson Institute, Institute of Clinical Neuroscience, Gothenburg University, Gothenburg, Sweden
    Acta Neurol Scand 111:163-8. 2005
    ..To investigate the prevalence of visual neglect and its relationship to cognitive impairment and dementia in elderly stroke patients 20 months after stroke...