Martin L Albert
Affiliation: Boston University
- Can drug therapies improve language functions of individuals with aphasia? A review of the evidenceReva B Klein
Boston University School of Medicine, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
Semin Speech Lang 25:193-204. 2004..Selected neurotransmitters can improve language function in certain patients with aphasia. We discuss which neurotransmitters work for which language functions in which patients, and why...
- Subcortical dementia: historical review and personal viewMartin L Albert
Boston University School of Medicine, and Medical Research Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
Neurocase 11:243-5. 2005
- Effects of health status on word finding in agingMartin L Albert
Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2300-5. 2009..To evaluate effects of health status on word-finding difficulty in aging, adjusting for the known contributors of education, sex, and ethnicity...
- Effects of hypertension and diabetes on sentence comprehension in agingDalia Cahana-Amitay
Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, MA, USA
J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:513-21. 2013..To assess the impact of hypertension and diabetes mellitus on sentence comprehension in older adults...
- Bilateral brain regions associated with naming in older adultsLoraine K Obler
Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
Brain Lang 113:113-23. 2010....
- Neuropharmacology of verbal perseverationPatrick McNamara
Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, VA New England Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
Semin Speech Lang 25:309-21. 2004..Cholinesterase inhibitors and other cholinergic agents can reduce perseverative responding by reducing verbal intrusions...
- Noun and verb retrieval in healthy agingAnna I Mackay
Boston University School of Medicine and VA Boston Healthcare System, Harold Goodglass Aphasia Research Center, MA 02130, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:764-70. 2002..We discuss these new findings in relation to evidence of dissociations in object and action naming in brain-damaged individuals...
- Modes of remembering in patients with chronic pain: relation to current painPatrick McNamara
Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, VA New England Healthcare System, 150 South Huntington Avenue, Boston, MA 02130, USA
J Nerv Ment Dis 193:53-7. 2005..Those adopting field retrieval strategies may also evidence frontal system neuropsychologic anomalies...
- LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAINLORAINE OBLER; Fiscal Year: 2010..Data from our new research will be transferable to communication partners and caretakers of elderly individuals, enabling older adults to improve and enrich their communication in everyday life. ..
- LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAINMartin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2002..We test whether subjects with poor naming performance on a confrontation naming task will have higher rates of perseveration on the speeded naming task. ..
- TRAINING IN ADULT COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERSMartin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2002..This program has produced a total of 36 post-doctoral trainees, a high proportion of whom have gone on to careers in research and training in the field of adult communicative disorders. ..
- LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAINMartin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2009..Successful completion of this project will move the field of cognitive neuroscience closer to a more complete explanation. ..