Jill Razani

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Affiliation: California State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of deficits in daily functioning and cognitive performance of patients with Alzheimer disease
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, CA 91330, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 24:23-32. 2011
  2. pmc Predicting everyday functional abilities of dementia patients with the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, California 91330, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:62-70. 2009
  3. pmc Relationship between executive functioning and activities of daily living in patients with relatively mild dementia
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, California 91330 8255, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 14:208-14. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of cigarette smoking history on cognitive functioning in healthy older adults
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:404-11. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of acculturation on tests of attention and information processing in an ethnically diverse group
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:333-41. 2007
  6. pmc Predicting caregiver burden from daily functional abilities of patients with mild dementia
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California 91330, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1415-20. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of culture on WASI test performance in ethnically diverse individuals
    Jill Razani
    California State University, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:776-88. 2007
  8. pmc Semantic networks for odors and colors in Alzheimer's disease
    Jill Razani
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, CA, USA
    Neuropsychology 24:291-9. 2010
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-examination of a Rey auditory verbal learning test/Rey complex figure discriminant function to detect suspect effort
    Dale S Sherman
    Kedren Community Mental Health Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:242-50. 2002
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between neuropsychological scores and ethnicity, language, and acculturation variables in a large patient population
    Kyle Brauer Boone
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center and Los Angeles Biomedical Institute, Torrance, CA 90509, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:355-65. 2007

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Publications14

  1. doi request reprint Patterns of deficits in daily functioning and cognitive performance of patients with Alzheimer disease
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, CA 91330, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 24:23-32. 2011
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  2. pmc Predicting everyday functional abilities of dementia patients with the Mini-Mental State Examination
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, California 91330, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:62-70. 2009
    ..Stepwise regression analyses found that among the Mini-Mental State Examination subscores, orientation was the single, best independent predictor of daily functioning...
  3. pmc Relationship between executive functioning and activities of daily living in patients with relatively mild dementia
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, California 91330 8255, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 14:208-14. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that some executive function tests are more sensitive than others for predicting specific functional abilities and that they may be most useful to healthcare professionals for treatment planning...
  4. ncbi request reprint Effects of cigarette smoking history on cognitive functioning in healthy older adults
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff St, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:404-11. 2004
    ..The authors assessed the unique effect of smoking history on cognitive functioning after adjusting for demographic factors such as age, education, and gender, and presence of vascular illness...
  5. ncbi request reprint Effects of acculturation on tests of attention and information processing in an ethnically diverse group
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, 18111 Nordhoff Street, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:333-41. 2007
    ..The findings from this study highlight the importance of taking acculturation into account for fluent English-speaking ED individuals when administering and interpreting neuropsychological tests...
  6. pmc Predicting caregiver burden from daily functional abilities of patients with mild dementia
    Jill Razani
    Department of Psychology, California State University, Northridge, Northridge, California 91330, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:1415-20. 2007
    ..To assess the relationship between performance- and informant-based measures of activities of daily living (ADLs) in patients with early dementia and burden or psychological distress experienced by the patients' caregivers...
  7. ncbi request reprint The effects of culture on WASI test performance in ethnically diverse individuals
    Jill Razani
    California State University, Northridge, CA 91330 8255, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 21:776-88. 2007
    ..The findings from this study underscore the importance of taking cultural factors, particularly level of acculturation, into account when interpreting test scores of ED individuals...
  8. pmc Semantic networks for odors and colors in Alzheimer's disease
    Jill Razani
    San Diego State University University of California San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, CA, USA
    Neuropsychology 24:291-9. 2010
    ..Impairment in odor-naming ability and in verbal and visual semantic networks raised the hypothesis of a breakdown in the semantic network for odors in Alzheimer's disease (AD). The current study addressed this hypothesis...
  9. ncbi request reprint Re-examination of a Rey auditory verbal learning test/Rey complex figure discriminant function to detect suspect effort
    Dale S Sherman
    Kedren Community Mental Health Center, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:242-50. 2002
    ..Use of a discriminant function score of </=-.40 resulted in sensitivity of 71% while maintaining specificity of >/=91%...
  10. ncbi request reprint The association between neuropsychological scores and ethnicity, language, and acculturation variables in a large patient population
    Kyle Brauer Boone
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center and Los Angeles Biomedical Institute, Torrance, CA 90509, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:355-65. 2007
    ..The results further caution that normative data derived on Caucasian samples may not be appropriate for use with other ethnic groups...
  11. ncbi request reprint Apathy and cognitive performance in older adults with depression
    Denise Feil
    UCLA VA Greater Los Angeles Health Care System, California 90073, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:479-85. 2003
    ..We hypothesized that presence of apathy in depression is associated with poorer frontal executive performance...
  12. ncbi request reprint Failure to inhibit the reading response on the Stroop Test: a pathognomonic indicator of suspect effort
    Po H Lu
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509 2910, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:180-9. 2004
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  13. ncbi request reprint The Rey 15-item recognition trial: a technique to enhance sensitivity of the Rey 15-item memorization test
    Kyle Brauer Boone
    Harbor UCLA Medical Center, Torrance, CA 90509 2910, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 24:561-73. 2002
    ..However, use of a combined recall and recognition score (i.e., free recall + [recognition - false positives] <20) substantially increased sensitivity (71%) while maintaining high specificity (> or=92%)...
  14. ncbi request reprint A meta-analysis of the neuropsychological sequelae of HIV infection
    Mark Reger
    Rosemead School of Psychology, La Mirada, California, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:410-24. 2002
    ..These results and their clinical utility are further discussed...