L Backman

Summary

Affiliation: Uppsala University
Country: Sweden

Publications

  1. ncbi Age-related cognitive deficits mediated by changes in the striatal dopamine system
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 157:635-7. 2000
  2. ncbi Aging and memory for expected and unexpected objects in real-world settings
    T Mantyla
    Department of Psychology, University of Stockholm, Sweden
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 18:1298-309. 1992
  3. ncbi Episodic remembering in a population-based sample of nonagenarians: does major depression exacerbate the memory deficits seen in Alzheimer's disease?
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 11:649-57. 1996
  4. ncbi Effects of division of attention during encoding and retrieval on age differences in episodic memory
    L Nyberg
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Sweden
    Exp Aging Res 23:137-43. 1997
  5. ncbi Episodic memory functioning in population-based samples of very old adults with Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    L Hassing
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 8:376-83. 1997
  6. doi Age-related loss of olfactory sensitivity: association to dopamine transporter binding in putamen
    M Larsson
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Frescati Hagväg 14, S 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuroscience 161:422-6. 2009
  7. doi Initial experience with hypothermic machine perfusion of kidneys from deceased donors in the Uppsala region in Sweden
    A Sedigh
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Transplantation Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transplant Proc 45:1168-71. 2013
  8. ncbi Dopamine and cognitive functioning: brain imaging findings in Huntington's disease and normal aging
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 42:287-96. 2001
  9. ncbi Influences of cognitive support on episodic remembering: tracing the process of loss from normal aging to Alzheimer's disease
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 13:267-76. 1998
  10. ncbi Source memory in major depression
    A degl'Innocenti
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 54:205-9. 1999

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. ncbi Age-related cognitive deficits mediated by changes in the striatal dopamine system
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Am J Psychiatry 157:635-7. 2000
    ..The study examined the influence of losses in dopaminergic function on age-related cognitive deficits...
  2. ncbi Aging and memory for expected and unexpected objects in real-world settings
    T Mantyla
    Department of Psychology, University of Stockholm, Sweden
    J Exp Psychol Learn Mem Cogn 18:1298-309. 1992
    ..Also, under divided attention, young adults revealed the same pattern of data as did elderly adults under full attention. The results are discussed in terms of capacity-related differences in distinctive encoding...
  3. ncbi Episodic remembering in a population-based sample of nonagenarians: does major depression exacerbate the memory deficits seen in Alzheimer's disease?
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 11:649-57. 1996
    ..g., loss of energy, concentration difficulties) are common in AD as well as in nondepressed people in the 10th decade of life...
  4. ncbi Effects of division of attention during encoding and retrieval on age differences in episodic memory
    L Nyberg
    Department of Psychology, Umea University, Sweden
    Exp Aging Res 23:137-43. 1997
    ..These results do not support the hypothesis that reduced attentional capacity in old age is underlying age differences in episodic memory...
  5. ncbi Episodic memory functioning in population-based samples of very old adults with Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia
    L Hassing
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 8:376-83. 1997
    ..In addition, the selective AD-related deficit in word recall was interpreted in terms of a greater impairment of various language-related skills in AD compared with VaD...
  6. doi Age-related loss of olfactory sensitivity: association to dopamine transporter binding in putamen
    M Larsson
    Department of Psychology, Stockholm University, Frescati Hagväg 14, S 106 91 Stockholm, Sweden
    Neuroscience 161:422-6. 2009
    ..The findings indicate that DAT binding in putamen is related to age-related olfactory deficits, as well as to odor sensitivity independently of age...
  7. doi Initial experience with hypothermic machine perfusion of kidneys from deceased donors in the Uppsala region in Sweden
    A Sedigh
    Department of Surgical Sciences, Section of Transplantation Surgery, Uppsala University, Uppsala, Sweden
    Transplant Proc 45:1168-71. 2013
    ..Uppsala has used the LifePort Kidney Transporter to preserve deceased donor kidneys. We evaluated our first single-center 52 cases retrospectively...
  8. ncbi Dopamine and cognitive functioning: brain imaging findings in Huntington's disease and normal aging
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Uppsala University, Sweden
    Scand J Psychol 42:287-96. 2001
    ..In general, the research reviewed in this article indicates that the nigrostriatal DA system is an important component of a frontostriatal circuitry that is critically involved in cognitive functioning...
  9. ncbi Influences of cognitive support on episodic remembering: tracing the process of loss from normal aging to Alzheimer's disease
    L Backman
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    Psychol Aging 13:267-76. 1998
    ..These results indicate that a general impairment of episodic memory may precede reductions in cognitive reserve capacity in the early development of AD...
  10. ncbi Source memory in major depression
    A degl'Innocenti
    Department of Psychology, Goteborg University, Sweden
    J Affect Disord 54:205-9. 1999
    ..Research demonstrating episodic memory deficits in clinical depression has dealt with item memory exclusively. The present research sought to determine whether memory for source is differentially affected by depression...