R Barber

Summary

Affiliation: University of Newcastle
Country: UK

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe atrophy on MRI in dementia with Lewy bodies
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 52:1153-8. 1999
  2. pmc Volumetric MRI study of the caudate nucleus in patients with dementia with Lewy bodies, Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:406-7. 2002
  3. ncbi request reprint Dementia with Lewy bodies: diagnosis and management
    R Barber
    Centre for Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S12-8. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of medial and lateral temporal lobe atrophy in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer's disease: magnetic resonance imaging volumetric study
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 12:198-205. 2001
  5. ncbi request reprint MRI volumetric correlates of white matter lesions in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer's disease
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:911-6. 2000
  6. ncbi request reprint MRI volumetric study of dementia with Lewy bodies: a comparison with AD and vascular dementia
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 54:1304-9. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele, temporal lobe atrophy, and white matter lesions in late-life dementias
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Arch Neurol 56:961-5. 1999
  8. pmc White matter lesions on magnetic resonance imaging in dementia with Lewy bodies, Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, and normal aging
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 67:66-72. 1999
  9. ncbi request reprint Progressive brain atrophy on serial MRI in dementia with Lewy bodies, AD, and vascular dementia
    J T O'Brien
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Neurology 56:1386-8. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint The progression of cognitive impairment in dementia with Lewy bodies, vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    C Ballard
    Reader in Old Age Psychiatry, University of Newcastle, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:499-503. 2001

Detail Information

Publications22

  1. ncbi request reprint Medial temporal lobe atrophy on MRI in dementia with Lewy bodies
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 52:1153-8. 1999
    ....
  2. pmc Volumetric MRI study of the caudate nucleus in patients with dementia with Lewy bodies, Alzheimer's disease, and vascular dementia
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:406-7. 2002
    ..To determine whether parkinsonian symptoms in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) are associated with greater atrophy of the caudate nucleus in comparison with patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and vascular dementia (VaD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Dementia with Lewy bodies: diagnosis and management
    R Barber
    Centre for Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Road, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S12-8. 2001
    ..To summarize the clinical, pathological, imaging and treatment aspects of dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB)...
  4. ncbi request reprint A comparison of medial and lateral temporal lobe atrophy in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer's disease: magnetic resonance imaging volumetric study
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 12:198-205. 2001
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint MRI volumetric correlates of white matter lesions in dementia with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer's disease
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:911-6. 2000
    ..In particular, PVH appear to be linked to atrophic processes involving ventricular enlargement and DWMH to ischaemic risk factors...
  6. ncbi request reprint MRI volumetric study of dementia with Lewy bodies: a comparison with AD and vascular dementia
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 54:1304-9. 2000
    ..To compare global and regional atrophy on MRI in subjects with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), AD, vascular dementia (VaD), and normal aging. In addition, the relationship between APOE-epsilon4 genotype and volumetric indices was examined...
  7. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele, temporal lobe atrophy, and white matter lesions in late-life dementias
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, England
    Arch Neurol 56:961-5. 1999
    ..To examine the relationship between the apolipoprotein E (APOE) epsilon4 genotype, medial temporal lobe atrophy, and white matter hyperintensities on magnetic resonance imaging in late-life dementias...
  8. pmc White matter lesions on magnetic resonance imaging in dementia with Lewy bodies, Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, and normal aging
    R Barber
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 67:66-72. 1999
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  9. ncbi request reprint Progressive brain atrophy on serial MRI in dementia with Lewy bodies, AD, and vascular dementia
    J T O'Brien
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Neurology 56:1386-8. 2001
    ..The authors found accelerating atrophy with increasing severity of cognitive impairment, further emphasizing the need for early diagnosis and intervention in dementia...
  10. ncbi request reprint The progression of cognitive impairment in dementia with Lewy bodies, vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    C Ballard
    Reader in Old Age Psychiatry, University of Newcastle, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:499-503. 2001
    ..Little is known about the rate of progression or associations of cognitive impairment in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), or the associations of accelerated decline...
  11. doi request reprint Medial temporal lobe atrophy on MRI differentiates Alzheimer's disease from dementia with Lewy bodies and vascular cognitive impairment: a prospective study with pathological verification of diagnosis
    E J Burton
    Wolfson Research Centre, Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle University, Campus for Ageing and Vitality, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Brain 132:195-203. 2009
    ..Pathologically, it is more strongly related to tangle rather than plaque or Lewy body pathology in the temporal lobe. It may have utility as a means for stratifying samples in vivo on the basis of putative differences in pathology...
  12. ncbi request reprint APOE epsilon4 and cognitive decline in older stroke patients with early cognitive impairment
    C G Ballard
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Wolfson Research Centre, Newcastle General Hospital, Westgate Rd, Newcastle upon Tyne, NE4 6BE, UK
    Neurology 63:1399-402. 2004
    ..Dementia is common post stroke, but the potential role of early cognitive impairment and APOE epsilon4 as risk factors is unclear...
  13. ncbi request reprint The association between white matter lesions on magnetic resonance imaging and noncognitive symptoms
    J O'BRIEN
    Institute for the Health of the Elderly, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 903:482-9. 2000
    ..Further study of the neurobiological basis of WML is needed. This can best be achieved by serial clinical assessment combined with in vivo and in vitro MRI and neuropathological examination...
  14. ncbi request reprint The application of serial MRI analysis techniques to the study of cerebral atrophy in late-onset dementia
    S M Paling
    Institute for Ageing and Health, Newcastle General Hospital, Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Med Image Anal 8:69-79. 2004
    ..001) compared to controls. In general the analysis technique is shown to be a robust, accurate and transferable tool of potential value for future studies of dementia and related neuro-degenerative disorders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patterns of cerebral atrophy in dementia with Lewy bodies using voxel-based morphometry
    E J Burton
    Institute for Ageing and Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, United Kingdom
    Neuroimage 17:618-30. 2002
    ..Comparison of dementia groups showed preservation of the medial temporal lobe, hippocampus, and amygdala in DLB relative to AD. Significant gray matter loss was also observed in the thalamus of AD patients compared to DLB...
  16. ncbi request reprint Dementia with Lewy bodies and AD are not associated with occipital lobe atrophy on MRI
    H A Middelkoop
    Institute for Ageing and Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 57:2117-20. 2001
    ..There were no significant differences between groups in occipital lobe volume. The authors conclude gross structural changes in the occipital lobe do not occur in patients with mild to moderate DLB or AD...
  17. ncbi request reprint NINDS AIREN neuroimaging criteria do not distinguish stroke patients with and without dementia
    C G Ballard
    Wolfson Centre for Age Related Diseases, Guys Campus, King s College London, London, UK
    Neurology 63:983-8. 2004
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  18. ncbi request reprint Hippocampal atrophy, whole brain volume, and white matter lesions in older hypertensive subjects
    R M Wiseman
    Institute for Aging and Health, University of Newcastle upon Tyne, UK
    Neurology 63:1892-7. 2004
    ..To determine the potential role of whole brain atrophy, hippocampal atrophy, or both, and small vessel disease/white matter lesions as mechanisms underlying the cognitive impairment associated with hypertension...
  19. ncbi request reprint Visual rating of age-related white matter changes on magnetic resonance imaging: scale comparison, interrater agreement, and correlations with quantitative measurements
    P Kapeller
    Department of Neurology, Karl Franzens University, Graz, Austria
    Stroke 34:441-5. 2003
    ..Furthermore, the correlation between visual ratings and quantitative volumetric measurement was assessed...
  20. ncbi request reprint Oral shark cartilage does not abolish carcinogenesis but delays tumor progression in a murine model
    R Barber
    Department of Pathology and Molecular Medicine, Wellington School of Medicine, P.O. Box 7343, Wellington South, New Zealand
    Anticancer Res 21:1065-9. 2001
    ..The development of papillary and solid tumors was significantly delayed in the test group. CONCLUSIONS: In this tumor model oral shark cartilage delays, but does not abolish, tumor progression...
  21. ncbi request reprint White matter lesions in an unselected cohort of the elderly: astrocytic, microglial and oligodendrocyte precursor cell responses
    J E Simpson
    Academic Unit of Pathology, University of Sheffield Medical School, Sheffield S10 2RX, UK
    Neuropathol Appl Neurobiol 33:410-9. 2007
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  22. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the BD ProbeTec ET system for the direct detection of Mycobacterium tuberculosis from clinical samples
    R Barber
    Department of Microbiology, Northampton General Hospital, Northampton, UK
    Br J Biomed Sci 65:7-12. 2008
    ..The data show that the BD ProbeTec ET assay is a highly sensitive and specific technique, and gives an accurate result from a clinical specimen within three to four hours...