B J Small

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Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive correlates of mortality: evidence from a population-based sample of very old adults
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 12:309-13. 1997
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of incident Alzheimer's disease: a prospective longitudinal study
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Neuropsychology 11:413-20. 1997
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of mild dementia in community surveys. Is it possible to increase the accuracy of our diagnostic instruments?
    A Herlitz
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 54:319-24. 1997
  4. ncbi request reprint Preclinical symptoms of major depression in very old age: a prospective longitudinal study
    A K Berger
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center and the Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 155:1039-43. 1998
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple cognitive deficits during the transition to Alzheimer's disease
    L Backman
    Department of Geriatric Epidemiology, Aging Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 256:195-204. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Influences of thyroid stimulating hormone on cognitive functioning in very old age
    A Wahlin
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P234-9. 1998

Detail Information

Publications6

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive correlates of mortality: evidence from a population-based sample of very old adults
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 12:309-13. 1997
    ..The results indicate a relationship between cognitive performance and subsequent mortality status in very old age and suggest that episodic memory and verbal skill may be particularly sensitive in predicting such effects...
  2. ncbi request reprint Cognitive predictors of incident Alzheimer's disease: a prospective longitudinal study
    B J Small
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Sweden
    Neuropsychology 11:413-20. 1997
    ..Further, supportive episodic memory tasks may be more salient predictors of incident AD than tasks that offer less supportive encoding or retrieval conditions...
  3. ncbi request reprint Detection of mild dementia in community surveys. Is it possible to increase the accuracy of our diagnostic instruments?
    A Herlitz
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Arch Neurol 54:319-24. 1997
    ..To investigate the accuracy of cognitive tests and clinical dementia diagnosis in distinguishing between mildly demented and nondemented subjects...
  4. ncbi request reprint Preclinical symptoms of major depression in very old age: a prospective longitudinal study
    A K Berger
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center and the Department of Clinical Neuroscience and Family Medicine, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 155:1039-43. 1998
    ..The authors' goal was to examine whether individuals diagnosed as having major depression experienced greater levels of depressive symptoms and cognitive dysfunction up to 3 years before the clinical diagnosis was rendered...
  5. ncbi request reprint Multiple cognitive deficits during the transition to Alzheimer's disease
    L Backman
    Department of Geriatric Epidemiology, Aging Research Center, Neurotec, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Intern Med 256:195-204. 2004
    ..Future research should consider combining cognitive indicators with other types of markers (i.e. social, somatic, genetic, brain-based) in order to increase prediction accuracy...
  6. ncbi request reprint Influences of thyroid stimulating hormone on cognitive functioning in very old age
    A Wahlin
    Stockholm Gerontology Research Center, Karolinska Institute, Stockholm, Sweden
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P234-9. 1998
    ..The influence of TSH on episodic memory was interpreted in terms of its potential effects on encoding and consolidation processes...