Martin L Albert

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Can drug therapies improve language functions of individuals with aphasia? A review of the evidence
    Reva B Klein
    Boston University School of Medicine, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 25:193-204. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Subcortical dementia: historical review and personal view
    Martin L Albert
    Boston University School of Medicine, and Medical Research Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Neurocase 11:243-5. 2005
  3. pmc Effects of health status on word finding in aging
    Martin L Albert
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 57:2300-5. 2009
  4. pmc Effects of hypertension and diabetes on sentence comprehension in aging
    Dalia Cahana-Amitay
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, Boston University, MA, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:513-21. 2013
  5. pmc Bilateral brain regions associated with naming in older adults
    Loraine K Obler
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Brain Lang 113:113-23. 2010
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuropharmacology of verbal perseveration
    Patrick McNamara
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, VA New England Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Semin Speech Lang 25:309-21. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Noun and verb retrieval in healthy aging
    Anna 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
  8. ncbi request reprint Modes of remembering in patients with chronic pain: relation to current pain
    Patrick 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

Research Grants

  1. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    LORAINE OBLER; Fiscal Year: 2010
  2. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    Martin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2002
  3. TRAINING IN ADULT COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS
    Martin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2002
  4. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    Martin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2009

Collaborators

Detail Information

Publications9

  1. ncbi request reprint Can drug therapies improve language functions of individuals with aphasia? A review of the evidence
    Reva 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...
  2. ncbi request reprint Subcortical dementia: historical review and personal view
    Martin L Albert
    Boston University School of Medicine, and Medical Research Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Neurocase 11:243-5. 2005
  3. pmc Effects of health status on word finding in aging
    Martin 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...
  4. pmc Effects of hypertension and diabetes on sentence comprehension in aging
    Dalia 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...
  5. pmc Bilateral brain regions associated with naming in older adults
    Loraine K Obler
    Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Brain Lang 113:113-23. 2010
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  6. ncbi request reprint Neuropharmacology of verbal perseveration
    Patrick 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...
  7. ncbi request reprint Noun and verb retrieval in healthy aging
    Anna 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...
  8. ncbi request reprint Modes of remembering in patients with chronic pain: relation to current pain
    Patrick 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...

Research Grants18

  1. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    LORAINE 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. ..
  2. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    Martin 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. ..
  3. TRAINING IN ADULT COMMUNICATIVE DISORDERS
    Martin 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. ..
  4. LANGUAGE IN THE AGING BRAIN
    Martin Albert; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Successful completion of this project will move the field of cognitive neuroscience closer to a more complete explanation. ..