José Alejandro Luchsinger

Summary

Affiliation: Columbia University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Metabolic syndrome and dementia risk in a multiethnic elderly cohort
    Majon Muller
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:185-92. 2007
  2. ncbi request reprint Adiposity and cognitive decline in the cardiovascular health study
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10032, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:274-81. 2013
  3. pmc Type 2 diabetes and cognitive impairment: linking mechanisms
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:S185-98. 2012
  4. pmc Adiponectin and all-cause mortality in elderly people with type 2 diabetes
    Jessica R Singer
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1858-63. 2012
  5. pmc Central obesity in the elderly is related to late-onset Alzheimer disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Departments of Neurology, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:101-5. 2012
  6. pmc Adiposity and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 12:15-21. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, PH9E 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 7:366-72. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Glycemic load and risk of Alzheimer's disease
    J A Luchsinger
    Taub University in Alzheimer s Disease and the aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:238-41. 2007
  9. pmc Adiposity and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 4:127-34. 2007
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation of diabetes to mild cognitive impairment
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Department of Medicine, Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:570-5. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Vascular factors, amyloid beta, and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2004
  2. Pilot Trial of Metformin in Amnestic MCI
    Jose Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2009
  3. Pilot Trial of Metformin in Amnestic MCI
    Jose A Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications57

  1. pmc Metabolic syndrome and dementia risk in a multiethnic elderly cohort
    Majon Muller
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:185-92. 2007
    ..The metabolic syndrome (MeSy) may be related to Alzheimer's disease (AD). Our aims were to investigate the association of the MeSy with incident dementia in a multiethnic elderly cohort in the United States...
  2. ncbi request reprint Adiposity and cognitive decline in the cardiovascular health study
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Departments of Medicine and Epidemiology, Columbia University Medical Center, Bronx, NY 10032, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 40:274-81. 2013
    ....
  3. pmc Type 2 diabetes and cognitive impairment: linking mechanisms
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 30:S185-98. 2012
    ..Given the epidemic of T2D in the world, it is important to elucidate whether the association between T2D and cognitive impairment, particularly LOAD, is causal, and if so, what the mechanisms are...
  4. pmc Adiponectin and all-cause mortality in elderly people with type 2 diabetes
    Jessica R Singer
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Diabetes Care 35:1858-63. 2012
    ..Because of the insulin-sensitizing, anti-inflammatory, and antiatherogenic effects of adiponectin, we hypothesized that higher adiponectin level would be associated with lower all-cause mortality...
  5. pmc Central obesity in the elderly is related to late-onset Alzheimer disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Departments of Neurology, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:101-5. 2012
    ..Our results support the notion that central obesity is related to a higher risk of LOAD...
  6. pmc Adiposity and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Curr Opin Clin Nutr Metab Care 12:15-21. 2009
    ..This topic is of enormous public health importance given the global epidemic of high adiposity and its consequences...
  7. ncbi request reprint Diet and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, PH9E 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 7:366-72. 2007
    ..The existing evidence does not support the recommendation of specific supplements, foods, or diets for the prevention of AD...
  8. ncbi request reprint Glycemic load and risk of Alzheimer's disease
    J A Luchsinger
    Taub University in Alzheimer s Disease and the aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 11:238-41. 2007
    ..to explore the relation of glycemic load (GL) with Alzheimer's disease (AD) risk...
  9. pmc Adiposity and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 4:127-34. 2007
    ..Being overweight or obese is increasing in children and adults, thus understanding the association between adiposity and AD has important public health implications...
  10. ncbi request reprint Relation of diabetes to mild cognitive impairment
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Department of Medicine, Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:570-5. 2007
    ..Type 2 diabetes mellitus is an important risk factor for Alzheimer disease and is more prevalent in elderly minority persons compared with non-Hispanic white persons...
  11. pmc Body mass index, dementia, and mortality in the elderly
    J A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 12:127-31. 2008
    ..To explore the association between body mass index and mortality in the elderly taking the diagnosis of dementia into account...
  12. pmc Depressive symptoms, vascular risk factors, and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:922-8. 2008
    ..We sought to determine whether the association between depressive symptoms and AD is explained by a history of vascular risk factors and stroke...
  13. pmc Adiposity, hyperinsulinemia, diabetes and Alzheimer's disease: an epidemiological perspective
    José Alejandro Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Eur J Pharmacol 585:119-29. 2008
    ..However, if proven causal, these associations also present a unique opportunity for prevention and treatment of Alzheimer's disease...
  14. pmc Adiposity, type 2 diabetes, and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 16:693-704. 2009
    ..Several studies in the prevention and treatment of T2D are currently conducting, or have planned, cognition ancillary studies. In addition, clinical trials using insulin sensitizers in the treatment or prevention of AD are under way...
  15. pmc Subclinical cerebrovascular disease in mild cognitive impairment
    J A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 73:450-6. 2009
    ..Cerebrovascular disease (CVD) may contribute to mild cognitive impairment (MCI). We sought to determine the relation of white matter hyperintensity (WMH) volume and infarcts in brain MRI to MCI in a community-based sample...
  16. doi request reprint Type 2 diabetes, related conditions, in relation and dementia: an opportunity for prevention?
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 20:723-36. 2010
    ..Several studies in the prevention and treatment of T2D are currently measuring cognitive outcomes and will provide information on whether T2D treatment and prevention can prevent cognitive decline and dementia...
  17. pmc Diabetes, related conditions, and dementia
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Neurol Sci 299:35-8. 2010
    ..Several studies in the prevention and treatment of T2D are currently measuring cognitive outcomes and will provide information on whether T2D treatment and prevention can prevent cognitive decline and dementia...
  18. pmc Improved diabetes control in the elderly delays global cognitive decline
    J A Luchsinger
    Department of Medicine, Columbia University, Division of General Medicine, PH9East 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Nutr Health Aging 15:445-9. 2011
    ..To examine whether improved diabetes control is related to better cognitive outcomes...
  19. pmc Measures of adiposity and dementia risk in elderly persons
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:392-8. 2007
    ....
  20. ncbi request reprint Cardiovascular risk factors and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, PH9E 105, 630 West 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Curr Atheroscler Rep 6:261-6. 2004
    ..Studies have also indicated that hypertension, hyperlipidemia, hyperhomocysteinemia, and smoking are potentially important risk factors for Alzheimer's disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Relation of higher folate intake to lower risk of Alzheimer disease in the elderly
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:86-92. 2007
    ..Higher intake of folate and vitamins B6 (pyridoxine hydrochloride) and B12 (cyanocobalamin) may decrease the risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) through the lowering of homocysteine levels...
  22. ncbi request reprint Relation of antibiotic use to risk of myocardial infarction in the general population
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, New York, USA
    Am J Cardiol 89:18-21. 2002
    ..pneumoniae within each group were similar. Use of antibiotics with activity against C. pneumoniae does not reduce the risk of myocardial infarction in the general population...
  23. pmc Aggregation of vascular risk factors and risk of incident Alzheimer disease
    J A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 65:545-51. 2005
    ..The prevalence of Alzheimer disease (AD) is increasing in the elderly, and vascular risk factors may increase its risk...
  24. ncbi request reprint A work in progress: the metabolic syndrome
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Sci Aging Knowledge Environ 2006:pe19. 2006
    ..However, rigorous lifestyle interventions are difficult to implement outside of a clinical trial setting, especially among elderly patients...
  25. pmc Relation of plasma lipids to all-cause mortality in Caucasian, African-American and Hispanic elders
    Jennifer L Akerblom
    Department of Epidemiology, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Age Ageing 37:207-13. 2008
    ..to investigate the relation of plasma lipids to all-cause mortality in a multi-ethnic cohort of non-demented elderly...
  26. pmc Relation between vascular risk factors and neuropsychological test performance among elderly persons with Alzheimer's disease
    Christiane Reitz
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Neurol Sci 257:194-201. 2007
    ..Vascular risk factors increase the risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD). The mechanisms for these associations are unclear, and may be due to misdiagnosis of a vascular dementia syndrome as AD...
  27. ncbi request reprint Hyperinsulinemia and risk of Alzheimer disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Joseph P Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University, New York, USA
    Neurology 63:1187-92. 2004
    ..To explore the association between fasting insulin levels and dementia...
  28. pmc Plasma homocysteine and risk of mild cognitive impairment
    Christiane Reitz
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, N Y, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:11-7. 2009
    ..We sought to explore whether fasting plasma homocysteine is associated with the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), an intermediate stage to dementia...
  29. pmc Hypertension and the risk of mild cognitive impairment
    Christiane Reitz
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University Medical Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10706, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1734-40. 2007
    ..To explore whether hypertension is associated with the risk of mild cognitive impairment (MCI), an intermediate stage of dementia, because there are conflicting data relating hypertension to the risk of Alzheimer disease...
  30. pmc Frequency of subclinical heart disease in elderly persons with dementia
    Christiane Reitz
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Am J Geriatr Cardiol 16:183-8. 2007
    ..With the increasing prevalence of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia, clinicians have to be more attentive to the presence of structural heart disease and its complications in persons with these conditions...
  31. pmc Food combination and Alzheimer disease risk: a protective diet
    Yian Gu
    The Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:699-706. 2010
    ..Because foods are not consumed in isolation, dietary pattern (DP) analysis of food combination, taking into account the interactions among food components, may offer methodological advantages...
  32. pmc Contribution of vascular risk factors to the progression in Alzheimer disease
    Elizabeth P Helzner
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University Medical Center, NY, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:343-8. 2009
    ....
  33. pmc Stroke and memory performance in elderly persons without dementia
    Christiane Reitz
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, The Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, 630 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:571-6. 2006
    ..However, it remains unclear if cerebrovascular disease is directly related to cognitive decline in the absence of cognitive impairment or dementia...
  34. ncbi request reprint Alcohol intake and risk of dementia
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, and Department of Medicine, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:540-6. 2004
    ..To examine the association between intake of alcoholic beverages and risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD) and dementia associated with stroke (DAS) in a cohort of elderly persons from New York City...
  35. pmc Plasma lipid levels in the elderly are not associated with the risk of mild cognitive impairment
    Christiane Reitz
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Mailman School of Public Health, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, N Y, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:232-7. 2008
    ..Baseline data were collected from 1992 to 1994, follow-up data were collected at 18-month intervals...
  36. ncbi request reprint Relation of plasma homocysteine to plasma amyloid beta levels
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurochem Res 32:775-81. 2007
    ..Elevated plasma homocysteine and amyloid beta (Abeta) have been associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD). We investigated the cross-sectional association between these biomarkers...
  37. doi request reprint Association of C-reactive protein with cognitive impairment
    James M Noble
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:87-92. 2010
    ..High-sensitivity C-reactive protein (hsCRP) is a biomarker of cardiovascular risk that is suggested to be a biomarker for cognitive impairment...
  38. pmc Mediterranean diet and risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:912-21. 2006
    ..We sought to investigate the association between MeDi and risk for AD...
  39. pmc Association of higher levels of high-density lipoprotein cholesterol in elderly individuals and lower risk of late-onset Alzheimer disease
    Christiane Reitz
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1491-7. 2010
    ..To reexamine the association of lipid levels with Alzheimer disease (AD) using Cox proportional hazards models...
  40. pmc Mediterranean diet and magnetic resonance imaging-assessed cerebrovascular disease
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, USA
    Ann Neurol 69:257-68. 2011
    ..Cerebrovascular disease is 1 of the possible mechanisms of the previously reported relationship between Mediterranean-type diet (MeDi) and Alzheimer's disease (AD). We sought to investigate the association between MeDi and MRI infarcts...
  41. ncbi request reprint Parkinsonian signs in older people: prevalence and associations with smoking and coffee
    Elan D Louis
    Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY, USA
    Neurology 61:24-8. 2003
    ..Cigarette smoking and coffee consumption may reduce the risk of PD. Parkinsonian signs (tremor, rigidity, bradykinesia) occur in 30 to 40% of the elderly...
  42. ncbi request reprint Antioxidant vitamin intake and risk of Alzheimer disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, New York, NY, USA
    Arch Neurol 60:203-8. 2003
    ..The generation of oxygen free radicals is involved in the pathogenesis of Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  43. ncbi request reprint Caloric intake and the risk of Alzheimer disease
    Jose A Luchsinger
    Taub Institute for Research of Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, 630 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 59:1258-63. 2002
    ..Diet may play a role in Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  44. ncbi request reprint The effect of body mass index on complications from cardiac surgery in the oldest old
    Mathew S Maurer
    Department of Medicine, Division of Circulatory Physiology, Columbia University, College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:988-94. 2002
    ..In older people, an increased risk of adverse events was observed in leaner and overweight older subjects. We evaluated the association between BMI and cardiac surgery complications in subjects aged 75 and older...
  45. pmc A summary risk score for the prediction of Alzheimer disease in elderly persons
    Christiane Reitz
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:835-41. 2010
    ..To develop a simple summary risk score for the prediction of Alzheimer disease in elderly persons based on their vascular risk profiles...
  46. pmc Long-term blood pressure fluctuation and cerebrovascular disease in an elderly cohort
    Adam M Brickman
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:564-9. 2010
    ..Elevated blood pressure (BP) and fluctuation in BP may lead to cerebrovascular disease through ischemic changes and compromised cerebral autoregulation...
  47. pmc Brain morphology in older African Americans, Caribbean Hispanics, and whites from northern Manhattan
    Adam M Brickman
    Departmentof Neurology, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032
    Arch Neurol 65:1053-61. 2008
    ..Aging is accompanied by a decrease in brain volume and by an increase in cerebrovascular disease...
  48. pmc Mediterranean diet and mild cognitive impairment
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:216-25. 2009
    ..Higher adherence to the Mediterranean diet (MeDi) may protect from Alzheimer disease (AD), but its association with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) has not been explored...
  49. ncbi request reprint History of vascular disease and mild parkinsonian signs in community-dwelling elderly individuals
    Elan D Louis
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, and Department of Neurology, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, 710 W 168th Street, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:717-22. 2006
    ..If the etiology were vascular, one could hypothesize that individuals with MPS would be more likely to have systemic vascular disease than would their counterparts without these signs...
  50. ncbi request reprint Mild parkinsonian signs and plasma homocysteine concentration in community-dwelling elderly individuals
    Elan D Louis
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, Department of Neurology, Columbia University, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1646-51. 2007
    ..To determine whether plasma homocysteine (Hcy) concentration is associated with mild parkinsonian signs (MPS) in community-dwelling elderly individuals...
  51. pmc Validity of self-reported stroke in elderly African Americans, Caribbean Hispanics, and Whites
    Christiane Reitz
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University, New York, New York 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:834-40. 2009
    ..The validity of a self-reported stroke remains inconclusive...
  52. pmc Mediterranean diet and Alzheimer disease mortality
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Neurology 69:1084-93. 2007
    ..We previously reported that the Mediterranean diet (MeDi) is related to lower risk for Alzheimer disease (AD). Whether MeDi is associated with subsequent AD course and outcomes has not been investigated...
  53. ncbi request reprint Semiquantitative study of current coffee, caffeine, and ethanol intake in essential tremor cases and controls
    Elan D Louis
    The Gertrude H Sergievsky Center, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, New York, New York, USA
    Mov Disord 19:499-504. 2004
    ..A prospective study is needed to explore whether decreased caffeine consumption is a risk factor for ET...
  54. pmc Mediterranean diet, Alzheimer disease, and vascular mediation
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Taub Institute for Research on Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain, Columbia University Medical Center, New York, NY 10032, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:1709-17. 2006
    ..To examine the association between the Mediterranean diet (MeDi) and Alzheimer disease (AD) in a different AD population and to investigate possible mediation by vascular pathways. Design, Setting, Patients, and..
  55. pmc Physical activity, diet, and risk of Alzheimer disease
    Nikolaos Scarmeas
    Taub Institute for Research in Alzheimer s Disease and the Aging Brain and Department of Neurology, Columbia University Medical Center, 622 W 168th St, New York, NY 10032, USA
    JAMA 302:627-37. 2009
    ..Both higher adherence to a Mediterranean-type diet and more physical activity have been independently associated with lower Alzheimer disease (AD) risk but their combined association has not been investigated...
  56. ncbi request reprint Antihypertensive medication class and pulse pressure in the elderly: analysis based on the third National Health and Nutrition Examination Survey
    Joseph J Chang
    Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, New York Medical College, New York, USA
    Am J Med 115:536-42. 2003
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Research Grants4

  1. Vascular factors, amyloid beta, and Alzheimer's disease
    Jose Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2004
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  2. Pilot Trial of Metformin in Amnestic MCI
    Jose Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  3. Pilot Trial of Metformin in Amnestic MCI
    Jose A Luchsinger; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ....