Linda Teri

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Publications

  1. pmc A randomized controlled clinical trial of the Seattle Protocol for Activity in older adults
    Linda Teri
    Departments of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1188-96. 2011
  2. pmc Effect of vascular lesions on cognition in Alzheimer's disease: a community-based study
    Robert G Riekse
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1442-8. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, gender, and cognitive performance: a longitudinal study comparing older Japanese and non-Hispanic white Americans
    Gail E Bond
    University of Washington, Psychosocial and Community Health, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Aging Health 16:615-40. 2004
  4. pmc Predictors of short- and long-term adherence to a daily walking program in persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 25:505-12. 2010
  5. pmc Increasing walking and bright light exposure to improve sleep in community-dwelling persons with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1393-402. 2011
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, aging, and cognitive performance: a cross-cultural comparison
    Gail E Bond
    University of Washington, USA
    J Aging Health 15:371-90. 2003
  7. pmc Factors associated with concordance and variability of sleep quality in persons with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers
    Susan M McCurry
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Sleep 31:741-8. 2008
  8. ncbi request reprint Education modifies the effect of apolipoprotein epsilon 4 on cognitive decline
    Marie Florence Shadlen
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 325 9th Avenue, Box 359755, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 26:17-24. 2005
  9. pmc Cognitive impairment in older adults without dementia: clinical and pathologic outcomes in a community-based sample
    Lucy Y Wang
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:256-65. 2009
  10. pmc Association of serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms with poststroke depression
    Ruth Kohen
    Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1296-302. 2008

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  1. pmc A randomized controlled clinical trial of the Seattle Protocol for Activity in older adults
    Linda Teri
    Departments of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1188-96. 2011
    ....
  2. pmc Effect of vascular lesions on cognition in Alzheimer's disease: a community-based study
    Robert G Riekse
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1442-8. 2004
    ....
  3. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, gender, and cognitive performance: a longitudinal study comparing older Japanese and non-Hispanic white Americans
    Gail E Bond
    University of Washington, Psychosocial and Community Health, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Aging Health 16:615-40. 2004
    ..Recent data demonstrate that moderate consumption of alcohol may be beneficial to cognition...
  4. pmc Predictors of short- and long-term adherence to a daily walking program in persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 25:505-12. 2010
    ..To examine factors associated with adherence to a walking program in community-dwelling individuals with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  5. pmc Increasing walking and bright light exposure to improve sleep in community-dwelling persons with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized, controlled trial
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1393-402. 2011
    ..To test the effects of walking, light exposure, and a combination intervention (walking, light, and sleep education) on the sleep of persons with Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Alcohol, aging, and cognitive performance: a cross-cultural comparison
    Gail E Bond
    University of Washington, USA
    J Aging Health 15:371-90. 2003
    ..Longitudinal studies are needed to support the possible protective effects of alcohol on cognition and explore whether culture may modify this apparent benefit...
  7. pmc Factors associated with concordance and variability of sleep quality in persons with Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers
    Susan M McCurry
    University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Sleep 31:741-8. 2008
    ..To describe the day-to-day variation in sleep characteristics and the concordance between nighttime sleep of persons with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and their family caregivers...
  8. ncbi request reprint Education modifies the effect of apolipoprotein epsilon 4 on cognitive decline
    Marie Florence Shadlen
    Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 325 9th Avenue, Box 359755, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 26:17-24. 2005
    ..To assess the influence of education on the association between apolipoprotein E and cognitive change...
  9. pmc Cognitive impairment in older adults without dementia: clinical and pathologic outcomes in a community-based sample
    Lucy Y Wang
    Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:256-65. 2009
    ..4 +/- 2.1 vs 3.1 +/- 2.7, P = .02). These observations are consistent with the view that nondemented patients with underlying AD may be more likely to present with memory than nonmemory cognitive impairment...
  10. pmc Association of serotonin transporter gene polymorphisms with poststroke depression
    Ruth Kohen
    Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:1296-302. 2008
    ..In people with long-term medical conditions, variants of the 5-HTTLPR and STin2 VNTR polymorphisms of SERT have been shown to confer a heightened vulnerability to comorbid depression...
  11. pmc Translation of two evidence-based programs for training families to improve care of persons with dementia
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 8733, USA
    Gerontologist 52:452-9. 2012
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  12. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with caregiver reports of sleep disturbances in persons with dementia
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:112-20. 2006
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  13. ncbi request reprint Exercise is associated with reduced risk for incident dementia among persons 65 years of age and older
    Eric B Larson
    Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington 98101 1448, USA
    Ann Intern Med 144:73-81. 2006
    ..Alzheimer disease and other dementing disorders are major sources of morbidity and mortality in aging societies. Proven strategies to delay onset or reduce risk for dementing disorders would be greatly beneficial...
  14. ncbi request reprint Exercise plus behavioral management in patients with Alzheimer disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    JAMA 290:2015-22. 2003
    ..Exercise training for patients with Alzheimer disease combined with teaching caregivers how to manage behavioral problems may help decrease the frailty and behavioral impairment that are often prevalent in patients with Alzheimer disease...
  15. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin supplement use and risk of dementia or Alzheimer's disease in older adults
    Shelly L Gray
    School of Pharmacy, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:291-5. 2008
    ..To examine whether use of vitamins C or E alone or in combination was associated with lower incidence of dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Assessment of anxiety in dementia: an investigation into the association of different methods of measurement
    Laura E Gibbons
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:202-8. 2006
    ..Because of this, measures inadequately distinguish anxiety from depression in individuals with Alzheimer's disease. The measurement of anxiety in dementia needs additional refinement...
  17. pmc Early-stage memory loss support groups: outcomes from a randomized controlled clinical trial
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, 9709 3rd Avenue NE, Suite 507, Seattle, WA 98155 2053, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 65:691-7. 2010
    ..This article describes results of a randomized controlled trial comparing a time-limited early-stage memory loss (ESML) support group program conducted by a local Alzheimer's Association chapter to a wait-list (WL) control condition...
  18. pmc Atrial fibrillation and risk of dementia: a prospective cohort study
    Sascha Dublin
    Group Health Research Institute, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1369-75. 2011
    ..To determine whether atrial fibrillation (AF) is associated with risk of incident dementia or Alzheimer's disease (AD), beyond its effect on stroke...
  19. pmc Sleep disturbances in caregivers of persons with dementia: contributing factors and treatment implications
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, School of Nursing, University of Washington, 9709 3rd Avenue, NE, Ste 507 Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Sleep Med Rev 11:143-53. 2007
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  20. doi request reprint Functional mobility limitations and falls in assisted living residents with dementia: physical performance assessment and quantitative gait analysis
    Ellen L McGough
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    J Geriatr Phys Ther 36:78-86. 2013
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  21. pmc Development and evaluation of a sleep education program for older adults with dementia living in adult family homes
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:494-504. 2012
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  22. pmc The effects of a web-based intervention on the physical outcomes associated with diabetes among adults age 60 and older: a randomized trial
    Gail E Bond
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Diabetes Technol Ther 9:52-9. 2007
    ..The emergence of the World Wide Web in the last decade has made it feasible for the Internet to be a vehicle for chronic disease management...
  23. ncbi request reprint Predicting lewy body pathology in a community-based sample with clinical diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease
    Debby Tsuang
    University of Washington Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:195-201. 2006
    ..The model also identified other demographic and clinical characteristics that might enhance the prediction of Lewy body pathology...
  24. pmc Making physical activity accessible to older adults with memory loss: a feasibility study
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Northwest Research Group on Aging, University of Washington School of Nursing, Box 358733, Seattle, WA 98195 8733, USA
    Gerontologist 49:S94-9. 2009
    ..Memory aids, easy-to-follow instructions, and tracking forms to facilitate adherence and proper technique are provided to enhance exercise training and compensate for memory loss...
  25. pmc Evaluation of selection bias in an incident-based dementia autopsy case series
    Debby Tsuang
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 19:67-73. 2005
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  26. pmc Brief psychosocial-behavioral intervention with antidepressant reduces poststroke depression significantly more than usual care with antidepressant: living well with stroke: randomized, controlled trial
    Pamela H Mitchell
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7266, USA
    Stroke 40:3073-8. 2009
    ..Depression after stroke is prevalent, diminishing recovery and quality of life. Brief behavioral intervention, adjunctive to antidepressant therapy, has not been well evaluated for long-term efficacy in those with poststroke depression...
  27. pmc Staff training in assisted living: evaluating treatment fidelity
    Linda Teri
    University of Washington, School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 8733, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:502-9. 2010
    ..To investigate a protocol for identifying and evaluating treatment fidelity in Staff Training in Assisted-living Residences (STAR), a structured but flexible program to train direct care staff to improve care of residents with dementia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Dementia and Alzheimer disease incidence: a prospective cohort study
    Walter A Kukull
    National Alzheimer Coordinating Center, Department of Epidemiology, Box 357236, School of Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7236, USA
    Arch Neurol 59:1737-46. 2002
    ..Incidence estimates for the United States are few and vary with the population sampled and study design; we present data that will contribute to a consensus of these rates...
  29. pmc Improving dementia care in assisted living residences: addressing staff reactions to training
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98195 8733, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 30:153-63. 2009
    ..We illustrate how nurses can successfully train ALR staff to improve resident and staff outcomes and offer guidance for those interested in providing such training...
  30. pmc Living well with stroke: design and methods for a randomized controlled trial of a psychosocial behavioral intervention for poststroke depression
    Pamela H Mitchell
    Department of Biobehavioral Nursing and Health Systems, School of Nursing and School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7266, USA
    J Stroke Cerebrovasc Dis 17:109-15. 2008
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  31. ncbi request reprint Nighttime insomnia treatment and education for Alzheimer's disease: a randomized, controlled trial
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:793-802. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether a comprehensive sleep education program (Nighttime Insomnia Treatment and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (NITE-AD)) could improve sleep in dementia patients living at home with their family caregivers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Age-varying association between blood pressure and risk of dementia in those aged 65 and older: a community-based prospective cohort study
    Ge Li
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1161-7. 2007
    ..To assess variation in the association between blood pressure (BP) and risk for dementia across a spectrum of older ages and to examine BP changes before dementia onset...
  33. pmc Associations between physical performance and executive function in older adults with mild cognitive impairment: gait speed and the timed "up & go" test
    Ellen L McGough
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington, 1959 NE Pacific St, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Phys Ther 91:1198-207. 2011
    ..Physical performance decline on gait and mobility tasks in conjunction with executive dysfunction has implications for accelerated functional decline, disability, and institutionalization in sedentary older adults with aMCI...
  34. ncbi request reprint A home health care approach to exercise for persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Care Manag J 6:90-7. 2005
    ..This article describes the RDAD program, discusses the role of home health providers in its delivery, and provides an example of its implementation...
  35. ncbi request reprint Survival after initial diagnosis of Alzheimer disease
    Eric B Larson
    University of Washington and the Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Ann Intern Med 140:501-9. 2004
    ..Alzheimer disease is an increasingly common condition in older people. Knowledge of life expectancy after the diagnosis of Alzheimer disease and of associations of patient characteristics with survival may help planning for future care...
  36. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based psychological treatments for disruptive behaviors in individuals with dementia
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA 98155 2053, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:28-36. 2007
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  37. ncbi request reprint Training caregivers to change the sleep hygiene practices of patients with dementia: the NITE-AD project
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1455-60. 2003
    ..To examine the feasibility of training caregivers to implement sleep hygiene recommendations in dementia patients...
  38. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and nighttime behavioral disturbances. Awakenings in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:12-20. 2004
    ..They also reveal the importance of assessing anxiety as well as depression in the research and clinical care of patients with AD...
  39. ncbi request reprint Treatment of sleep and nighttime disturbances in Alzheimer's disease: a behavior management approach
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, 9709 3rd Avenue N E, Suite 507, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Sleep Med 5:373-7. 2004
    ..This article presents data from three cases enrolled in an ongoing study of sleep problems in community-dwelling Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients: nighttime insomnia treatment and education for Alzheimer's disease...
  40. ncbi request reprint Older adults and functional decline: a cross-cultural comparison
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98115 2053, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:161-79. 2002
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  41. ncbi request reprint Nonpharmacologic treatment of behavioral disturbance in dementia
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, 9709 3rd Avenue NE, Suite 507, Seattle, WA 98115, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:641-56, viii. 2002
    ..Because caregivers are essential informants and participants in patient care, we conclude by addressing the role of the caregiver in nonpharmacologic treatment...
  42. ncbi request reprint Preliminary findings of the effects of comorbidities on a web-based intervention on self-reported blood sugar readings among adults age 60 and older with diabetes
    Gail E Bond
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 7263, USA
    Telemed J E Health 12:707-10. 2006
    ..Future research needs to further investigate the role comorbidities may play with the outcomes of Web-based interventions...
  43. pmc Managing sleep disturbances in adult family homes: recruitment and implementation of a behavioral treatment program
    Susan M McCurry
    Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, WA, USA
    Geriatr Nurs 30:36-44. 2009
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  44. ncbi request reprint Evidence-based psychological treatments for insomnia in older adults
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Psychol Aging 22:18-27. 2007
    ..In particular, the classification of older adults as persons age 60 and older and the lack of rigorous consideration of medical comorbidities warrant discussion in the future...
  45. ncbi request reprint Clinical and neuropathological characteristics of hippocampal sclerosis: a community-based study
    James B Leverenz
    Veterans Affairs Northwest Network Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, 116 MIRECC, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Arch Neurol 59:1099-106. 2002
    ..However, these studies were from selected samples and therefore are not necessarily representative of patients seen in the general medical community...
  46. ncbi request reprint Training community consultants to help family members improve dementia care: a randomized controlled trial
    Linda Teri
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115 2053, USA
    Gerontologist 45:802-11. 2005
    ..We investigated whether community consultants could be trained to teach family caregivers a systematic behavioral approach for reducing mood and behavior problems in persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  47. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in older adults with cognitive impairment
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 8733, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:510-9. 2002
    ..It describes a new measure of quality of life in dementia, the QOL-AD, and examines the reliability and validity of patient and caregiver reports of patient quality of life...
  48. ncbi request reprint STAR: a dementia-specific training program for staff in assisted living residences
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, 98195 8733, USA
    Gerontologist 45:686-93. 2005
    ..This article describes, and provides data on, an innovative, comprehensive, dementia-specific training program designed to teach direct care staff in assisted living residences to improve care and reduce problems in residents with dementia...
  49. ncbi request reprint Similarities and differences in attitudes toward long-term care between Japanese Americans and Caucasian Americans
    Wayne C McCormick
    Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 9th Avenue, Mail Stop 359755, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1149-55. 2002
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