Patricia A Boyle

Summary

Affiliation: Boston University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment and prediction of functional impairment in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, 715 Albany St, B7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:109-14. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Executive dysfunction and apathy predict functional impairment in Alzheimer disease
    Patricia A Boyle
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:214-21. 2003
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing and predicting functional impairment in Alzheimer's disease: the emerging role of frontal system dysfunction
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, B7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:20-4. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Executive impairments predict functional declines in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:75-82. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Tests of executive function predict instrumental activities of daily living in community-dwelling older individuals
    Deborah A Cahn-Weiner
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 9:187-91. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and motor impairments predict functional declines in patients with vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:164-9. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neurologic predictors of functional impairment in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:103-6. 2003
  8. ncbi request reprint Project CARE: a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention group for Alzheimer's disease caregivers
    Judith G Gonyea
    Boston University, School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, and Department of Psychology, Edith Norse Rogers Veterans Memorial Hospital, Bedford, USA
    Gerontologist 46:827-32. 2006
  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship of MRI subcortical hyperintensities to treatment response in a trial of sertraline in geriatric depressed outpatients
    Stephen Salloway
    Department of Neurology, Butler Hospital Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:107-11. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint Treating apathy in Alzheimer's disease
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 17:91-9. 2004

Detail Information

Publications18

  1. ncbi request reprint Assessment and prediction of functional impairment in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, 715 Albany St, B7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 4:109-14. 2004
    ..Also, the potential use of executive dysfunction as a marker for instrumental activities of daily living impairment is discussed and recommendations for clinical practice and future research are provided...
  2. ncbi request reprint Executive dysfunction and apathy predict functional impairment in Alzheimer disease
    Patricia A Boyle
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:214-21. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the extent to which executive cognitive dysfunction and frontally-mediated behavioral disturbances are associated with functional impairment in patients with mild-to-moderate Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessing and predicting functional impairment in Alzheimer's disease: the emerging role of frontal system dysfunction
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston University School of Medicine, 715 Albany Street, B7800, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 6:20-4. 2004
    ..The emerging role of frontal system dysfunction as an important determinant of ADL impairment is discussed, and recommendations for clinical practice and future research are provided...
  4. ncbi request reprint Executive impairments predict functional declines in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:75-82. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate that baseline executive dysfunction is a significant and powerful predictor of future functional decline in individuals with VaD...
  5. ncbi request reprint Tests of executive function predict instrumental activities of daily living in community-dwelling older individuals
    Deborah A Cahn-Weiner
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 9:187-91. 2002
    ..These findings suggest that different aspects of frontal and executive functions may be related to IADLs, depending on the type of assessment instrument used. Key words: activities of daily living, executive function, older adults..
  6. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and motor impairments predict functional declines in patients with vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:164-9. 2002
    ..Patients with VaD display diverse cognitive and motor deficits, however, and relationships between these impairments and independent living abilities remain unclear...
  7. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neurologic predictors of functional impairment in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02912, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:103-6. 2003
    ..The purpose of this study is to investigate associations between executive dysfunction, neuroimaging findings, and functional impairment in patients with vascular dementia (VaD)...
  8. ncbi request reprint Project CARE: a randomized controlled trial of a behavioral intervention group for Alzheimer's disease caregivers
    Judith G Gonyea
    Boston University, School of Social Work, 264 Bay State Road, Boston, MA 02215, and Department of Psychology, Edith Norse Rogers Veterans Memorial Hospital, Bedford, USA
    Gerontologist 46:827-32. 2006
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  9. ncbi request reprint The relationship of MRI subcortical hyperintensities to treatment response in a trial of sertraline in geriatric depressed outpatients
    Stephen Salloway
    Department of Neurology, Butler Hospital Providence, RI 02906, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:107-11. 2002
    ..The association between SH and antidepressant treatment response in depressed geriatric outpatients remains unclear and deserves further investigation...
  10. ncbi request reprint Treating apathy in Alzheimer's disease
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA 02116, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 17:91-9. 2004
    ..The potential benefits of other pharmacologic agents and combined pharmacologic-behavioral interventions are also discussed, and recommendations for future research are provided...
  11. ncbi request reprint Subjective appraisal of Alzheimer's disease caregiving: the role of self-efficacy and depressive symptoms in the experience of burden
    Judith G Gonyea
    School of Social Work, Boston University, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 20:273-80. 2005
    ..These findings suggest that caregiver interventions aimed to reduce burden may benefit from the incorporation of specific strategies to increase self-efficacy and decrease depressive symptoms...
  12. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and leg strength predict decline in mobility performance in older persons
    Aron S Buchman
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1618-23. 2007
    ..To assess the extent to which physical activity and leg strength are associated with change in mobility in older persons...
  13. ncbi request reprint Subcortical infarcts, Alzheimer's disease pathology, and memory function in older persons
    Julie A Schneider
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, 600 South Paulina Street, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Ann Neurol 62:59-66. 2007
    ..Examine the effects of subcortical infarcts with Alzheimer's disease (AD) pathology on dementia, episodic memory, and other cognitive abilities in older persons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Olfactory identification and incidence of mild cognitive impairment in older age
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina, Ste 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:802-8. 2007
    ..Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is often a precursor to Alzheimer disease, but knowledge about factors that predict its development is limited...
  15. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis of neurological disorders in older adults
    Howard N Garb
    Pittsburgh Veterans Administration Healthcare System, University of Pittsburgh, 15206 1297, USA
    Assessment 10:129-34. 2003
    ..The results from this study indicate that age bias is not as serious a problem among neuropsychologists as many psychologists once believed...
  16. ncbi request reprint Physical activity is associated with incident disability in community-based older persons
    Patricia A Boyle
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:195-201. 2007
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  17. ncbi request reprint Frailty is associated with incident Alzheimer's disease and cognitive decline in the elderly
    Aron S Buchman
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:483-9. 2007
    ..To assess the association between frailty and incident Alzheimer's disease (AD) and cognitive decline. Frailty is common in older persons and associated with adverse health outcomes...
  18. ncbi request reprint Grip strength and the risk of incident Alzheimer's disease
    Aron S Buchman
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 29:66-73. 2007
    ..Declining strength in old age is associated with an increased risk of AD...