Breda Cullen

Summary

Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc A review of screening tests for cognitive impairment
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:790-9. 2007
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychological predictors of powered wheelchair use: a prospective follow-up study
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland
    Clin Rehabil 22:836-46. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of late-onset schizophrenia: 5-year follow-up study
    Henry Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 183:213-9. 2003
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for dementia in an Irish community sample using MMSE: a comparison of norm-adjusted versus fixed cut-points
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:371-6. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Repetitive behaviour in Alzheimer's disease: description, correlates and functions
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:686-93. 2005

Detail Information

Publications5

  1. pmc A review of screening tests for cognitive impairment
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:790-9. 2007
    ..This review is intended to serve as an evaluative resource, to guide clinicians and researchers in choosing among the wide range of screens which are currently available...
  2. doi request reprint Neuropsychological predictors of powered wheelchair use: a prospective follow-up study
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, Scotland
    Clin Rehabil 22:836-46. 2008
    ..To investigate (1) rates of powered wheelchair use and level of user-rated functional performance at one-month follow-up, and (2) whether psychological variables were prospectively predictive of outcome...
  3. ncbi request reprint Long-term outcome of late-onset schizophrenia: 5-year follow-up study
    Henry Brodaty
    School of Psychiatry, University of New South Wales, Sydney, Australia
    Br J Psychiatry 183:213-9. 2003
    ..There is controversy about whether late-onset schizophrenia is a precursor of cognitive decline...
  4. ncbi request reprint Screening for dementia in an Irish community sample using MMSE: a comparison of norm-adjusted versus fixed cut-points
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:371-6. 2005
    ..The MMSE is a widely-used instrument in screening for dementia in the community. The traditional cut-point of <24/30 may be unsuitable for use in some settings, due to biases in age and education...
  5. ncbi request reprint Repetitive behaviour in Alzheimer's disease: description, correlates and functions
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:686-93. 2005
    ..Attention and executive dysfunction may account for both repetitive speech and actions. The role of mood also merits investigation...