Affiliation: Maastricht University
Country: The Netherlands
- 1998 Curt P. Richter Award. The effect of hormone replacement therapy on cognitive function in elderly womenE Hogervorst
Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
Psychoneuroendocrinology 24:43-68. 1999..Furthermore, it was concluded that HRT has a global activating, instead of specific direct effect on cognitive functions...
- Cognitive performance after strenuous physical exerciseE Hogervorst
Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, University of Limburg, Maastricht, The Netherlands
Percept Mot Skills 83:479-88. 1996..Since performance on the most complex task, the Interference subtest of the Stroop, was especially improved after exercise, the expectancy of the subjects of a potential positive effect of exercise was thought to have been responsible...
- Tryptophan depletion impairs memory consolidation but improves focussed attention in healthy young volunteersJ A Schmitt
Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Brain and Behavior Institute, European Graduate School for Neurosciences, Maastricht University, The Netherlands
J Psychopharmacol 14:21-9. 2000..Improvement of specific cognitive processes by lowered 5-HT function may be linked to the removal of inhibitory actions of 5-HT in the cortex...
- Thyroid function, depressed mood, and cognitive performance in older individuals: the Maastricht Aging StudyM P J van Boxtel
European Graduate School of Neuroscience EURON, Department of Psychiatry and Neuropsychology, Maastricht University, P O Box 616, 6200 MD Maastricht, The Netherlands
Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:891-8. 2004..Prospective studies are needed to address the role of thyroid function in age-related cognitive decline...
- Memory functions and focussed attention in middle-aged and elderly subjects are unaffected by a low, acute dose of caffeineJ A J Schmitt
Experimental Psychopharmacology Unit, Brain and Behaviour Institute, Universiteit Maastricht, Maastricht, The Netherlands
J Nutr Health Aging 7:301-3. 2003..It is proposed that in middle-aged and elderly subjects cognitive effects may occur predominantly at higher caffeine dosages...
- Cases with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease fail to benefit from repeated exposure to episodic memory tests as compared with controlsA M C Schrijnemaekers
Department of Geriatrics, RIAGG, Roermond, The Netherlands
J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:438-55. 2006..By contrast, an MCI group showed no benefits of previous exposure to this test. Lack of use of learning strategies on the HVLT may be an important marker of the likelihood of cognitive decline to MCI or dementia...
- Increasing testosterone levels and effects on cognitive functions in elderly men and women: a reviewE Hogervorst
Oxford Project To Investigate Memory and Ageing and Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, UK
Curr Drug Targets CNS Neurol Disord 4:531-40. 2005..For elderly women, T treatment does not seem to have additional benefits over estrogen treatment for postmenopausal complaints and cognitive decline and may increase cardiovascular disease...
- Low free testosterone is an independent risk factor for Alzheimer's diseaseE Hogervorst
Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing, Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Radcliffe Infirmary, Woodstock Rd, Oxford, OX2 6HE, UK
Exp Gerontol 39:1633-9. 2004..Lowering SHBG and/or screening for subclinical thyroid disease may prevent cognitive decline and/or wasting in men at risk for AD...
- The controversy over levels of sex steroids in cases with Alzheimer's diseaseE Hogervorst
Department of Pharmacology, OPTIMA, University of Oxford, UK
J Neuroendocrinol 16:93-4. 2004
- Sensitivity and specificity of neuropsychological tests for mild cognitive impairment, vascular cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's diseaseC A De Jager
Department of Pharmacology, University of Oxford, Oxford Project to Investigate Memory and Ageing, Radcliffe Infirmary Trust, Oxford
Psychol Med 33:1039-50. 2003..We designed a brief comprehensive neuropsychological test battery to help differentiate control subjects from patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and dementia...
- High tofu intake is associated with worse memory in elderly Indonesian men and womenE Hogervorst
Department of Human Sciences, Loughborough University, Loughborough, UK
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 26:50-7. 2008..Paradoxically, the Honolulu Asia Aging Study reported an increased risk for cognitive impairment and other dementia markers with high tofu (soybean curd) intake...