Mariella Guerra

Summary

Affiliation: King's College London
Country: UK

Publications

  1. pmc Late-life depression in Peru, Mexico and Venezuela: the 10/66 population-based study
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Institute de la Memoria y Desordenes Relacionadas, Lima, Peru
    Br J Psychiatry 195:510-5. 2009
  2. ncbi request reprint Helping carers to care: the 10/66 dementia research group's randomized control trial of a caregiver intervention in Peru
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 33:47-54. 2011
  3. pmc The protocols for the 10/66 dementia research group population-based research programme
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:165. 2007
  4. pmc The 10/66 Dementia Research Group's fully operationalised DSM-IV dementia computerized diagnostic algorithm, compared with the 10/66 dementia algorithm and a clinician diagnosis: a population validation study
    Martin J Prince
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:219. 2008
  5. pmc Dietary fish and meat intake and dementia in Latin America, China, and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Emiliano Albanese
    From King s College London, Section of Epidemiology, Health Services and Population Research Department, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:392-400. 2009
  6. pmc Contribution of chronic diseases to disability in elderly people in countries with low and middle incomes: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, London, UK
    Lancet 374:1821-30. 2009
  7. pmc Measuring disability across cultures--the psychometric properties of the WHODAS II in older people from seven low- and middle-income countries. The 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 19:1-17. 2010
  8. doi request reprint The association between common physical impairments and dementia in low and middle income countries, and, among people with dementia, their association with cognitive function and disability. A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:511-9. 2011
  9. pmc The contribution of chronic diseases to the prevalence of dependence among older people in Latin America, China and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, De Crespigny Park, PO Box 60, SE5 8AF London, UK
    BMC Geriatr 10:53. 2010

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. pmc Late-life depression in Peru, Mexico and Venezuela: the 10/66 population-based study
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Institute de la Memoria y Desordenes Relacionadas, Lima, Peru
    Br J Psychiatry 195:510-5. 2009
    ..The proportion of the global population aged 60 and over is increasing, more so in Latin America than any other region. Depression is common among elderly people and an important cause of disability worldwide...
  2. ncbi request reprint Helping carers to care: the 10/66 dementia research group's randomized control trial of a caregiver intervention in Peru
    Mariella Guerra
    Universidad Peruana Cayetano Heredia, Lima, Peru
    Rev Bras Psiquiatr 33:47-54. 2011
    ..This study tested the effectiveness of the 10/66 caregiver intervention among people with dementia and their caregivers in Lima, Peru...
  3. pmc The protocols for the 10/66 dementia research group population-based research programme
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Health Service and Population Research Department, Section of Epidemiology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    BMC Public Health 7:165. 2007
    ..This paper describes the protocols for the 10/66 population-based and intervention studies that aim to redress this imbalance...
  4. pmc The 10/66 Dementia Research Group's fully operationalised DSM-IV dementia computerized diagnostic algorithm, compared with the 10/66 dementia algorithm and a clinician diagnosis: a population validation study
    Martin J Prince
    Section of Epidemiology, Health Services Research, King s College London, De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AF, UK
    BMC Public Health 8:219. 2008
    ..The 10/66 Dementia Research Group sought to do this using assessments from their one phase dementia diagnostic research interview, and to validate the resulting algorithm in a population-based study in Cuba...
  5. pmc Dietary fish and meat intake and dementia in Latin America, China, and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Emiliano Albanese
    From King s College London, Section of Epidemiology, Health Services and Population Research Department, De Crespigny Park, SE5 8AF London, United Kingdom
    Am J Clin Nutr 90:392-400. 2009
    ..Evidence of an association between fish and meat consumption and risk of dementia is inconsistent and nonexistent in populations in developing countries...
  6. pmc Contribution of chronic diseases to disability in elderly people in countries with low and middle incomes: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, London, UK
    Lancet 374:1821-30. 2009
    ..We aimed to assess the contribution of physical, mental, and cognitive chronic diseases to disability, and the extent to which sociodemographic and health characteristics account for geographical variation in disability...
  7. pmc Measuring disability across cultures--the psychometric properties of the WHODAS II in older people from seven low- and middle-income countries. The 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Health Services and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Methods Psychiatr Res 19:1-17. 2010
    ..More work is needed to assess the generalizability of our findings to different populations...
  8. doi request reprint The association between common physical impairments and dementia in low and middle income countries, and, among people with dementia, their association with cognitive function and disability. A 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based study
    Martin Prince
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Centre for Global Mental Health, Health Service and Population Research Department, London, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:511-9. 2011
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  9. pmc The contribution of chronic diseases to the prevalence of dependence among older people in Latin America, China and India: a 10/66 Dementia Research Group population-based survey
    Renata M Sousa
    King s College London, Institute of Psychiatry, Health Services and Population Research Department, Centre for Public Mental Health, De Crespigny Park, PO Box 60, SE5 8AF London, UK
    BMC Geriatr 10:53. 2010
    ..However dependence is much less studied although intrinsically linked to disability. We investigated the prevalence and correlates of dependence among older people from middle income countries...