- Screening for cognitive impairment: comparing the performance of four instruments in primary careTracey Holsinger
Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1027-36. 2012..To determine whether brief cognitive screening tests perform as well as a longer screening test in diagnosis of cognitive impairment, no dementia (CIND) or dementia...
- Does this patient have dementia?Tracey Holsinger
Department of Psychiatry, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
JAMA 297:2391-404. 2007..While as many as 5 million individuals in the United States have dementia, many others have memory complaints. Brief tests to screen for cognitive impairment could help guide dementia diagnosis...
- Acceptability of dementia screening in primary care patientsTracey Holsinger
Durham VA Medical Center, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:373-9. 2011..To determine the acceptability of dementia screening in two populations of older adults in different primary care settings...
- Systematic review: factors associated with risk for and possible prevention of cognitive decline in later lifeBrenda L Plassman
Duke University Medical Center, Durham, North Carolina 27701, USA
Ann Intern Med 153:182-93. 2010..Many biological, behavioral, social, and environmental factors may contribute to the delay or prevention of cognitive decline...
- Systematic review of multifaceted interventions to improve depression careJohn W Williams
Center for Health Services Research in Primary Care, Durham VA Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:91-116. 2007....
- Intelligence in early adulthood and life span up to 65 years later in male elderly twinsTracey Holsinger
Durham VA Medical Center, Psychiatry, Durham, NC, USA
Age Ageing 36:286-91. 2007..Whether this relationship is mediated by genetic factors or environmental factors, some of which could be modified by an individual, is unclear...
- Head injury in early adulthood and the lifetime risk of depressionTracey Holsinger
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC, USA
Arch Gen Psychiatry 59:17-22. 2002..The lifetime risk of depression increased with severity of the head injury. CONCLUSION: The risk of depression remains elevated for decades following head injury and seems to be highest in those who have had a severe head injury...
- Rapid relief of severe major depressive disorder by use of preoperative ketamine and electroconvulsive therapyHarold W Goforth
Duke University Medical Center, and Consultation Liaison Psychiatry Service, Durham Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J ECT 23:23-5. 2007..This case is supportive of a role of ketamine in relieving symptoms of major depressive disorder rapidly and safely...
- The relationship of bipolar disorder lifetime duration and vascular burden to cognition in older adultsAriel G Gildengers
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
Bipolar Disord 12:851-8. 2010..We also examine whether there are negative, synergistic effects between lifetime duration of BD and vascular disease burden on cognition...