C A Munro

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Cognitive outcomes after sertaline treatment in patients with depression of Alzheimer disease
    Cynthia A Munro
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1036-44. 2012
  2. pmc Sex differences in cognition in healthy elderly individuals
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 19:759-68. 2012
  3. pmc Predictors of lane-change errors in older drivers
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:457-64. 2010
  4. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychological consequences of abstinence among older alcoholics: a cross-sectional study
    C A Munro
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pennsylvania, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:1510-6. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive response to pharmacological treatment for depression in Alzheimer disease: secondary outcomes from the depression in Alzheimer's disease study (DIADS)
    Cynthia A Munro
    Division of Medical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:491-8. 2004
  6. ncbi request reprint Design of Depression in Alzheimer's Disease Study-2
    Barbara K Martin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:920-30. 2006
  7. pmc Gray matter in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: voxel-based morphometry
    David Bonekamp
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Neuroreport 21:259-63. 2010
  8. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7218, and Olin Neuropsychiatric Research Center, Hartford Hospital Institute of Living, CT, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:179-86. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Neuroanatomical correlates of depression in post traumatic brain injury: preliminary results of a pilot study
    Vani Rao
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:231-5. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Examining the range of normal intraindividual variability in neuropsychological test performance
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:864-70. 2003

Research Grants

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Publications20

  1. pmc Cognitive outcomes after sertaline treatment in patients with depression of Alzheimer disease
    Cynthia A Munro
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:1036-44. 2012
    ..The authors report cognitive outcomes in patients with depression of AD (dAD) after a 24-week trial of sertraline or placebo...
  2. pmc Sex differences in cognition in healthy elderly individuals
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 19:759-68. 2012
    ..Our finding that the pattern of sex differences in cognition observed in young adults is observed in old age has implications for future studies of both healthy elderly individuals and of those with cognitive disorders...
  3. pmc Predictors of lane-change errors in older drivers
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 N Wolfe St, Meyer 218, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:457-64. 2010
    ..To determine the factors that predict errors in executing proper lane changes among older drivers...
  4. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychological consequences of abstinence among older alcoholics: a cross-sectional study
    C A Munro
    University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pennsylvania, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 24:1510-6. 2000
    ..In this investigation we examined the recovery of functioning in an older cohort of recovering alcoholics (age range 55-83) to determine which neuropsychological functions improve and which remain impaired with abstinence...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cognitive response to pharmacological treatment for depression in Alzheimer disease: secondary outcomes from the depression in Alzheimer's disease study (DIADS)
    Cynthia A Munro
    Division of Medical Psychology, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:491-8. 2004
    ..The authors assessed the cognitive effects of depression treatment with sertraline in patients with Alzheimer disease (AD) and major depression...
  6. ncbi request reprint Design of Depression in Alzheimer's Disease Study-2
    Barbara K Martin
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:920-30. 2006
    ....
  7. pmc Gray matter in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: voxel-based morphometry
    David Bonekamp
    The Russell H Morgan Department of Radiology and Radiological Science, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Neuroreport 21:259-63. 2010
    ..Voxel-based morphometry provides an operator-unbiased means to investigate volumetric differences, which may be related to impaired neuropsychological functioning...
  8. pmc Neuropsychological functioning in bipolar disorder and schizophrenia
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7218, and Olin Neuropsychiatric Research Center, Hartford Hospital Institute of Living, CT, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 62:179-86. 2007
    ..Some patients with bipolar disorder (BD) demonstrate neuropsychological deficits even when stable. However, it remains unclear whether these differ qualitatively from those seen in schizophrenia (SZ)...
  9. doi request reprint Neuroanatomical correlates of depression in post traumatic brain injury: preliminary results of a pilot study
    Vani Rao
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:231-5. 2010
    ..The results suggest a possible role of frontotemporal lobe and basal ganglia pathology in depression after TBI...
  10. ncbi request reprint Examining the range of normal intraindividual variability in neuropsychological test performance
    David J Schretlen
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:864-70. 2003
    ..These data reveal that marked intraindividual variability is very common in normal adults, and underscore the need to base diagnostic inferences on clinically recognizable patterns rather than psychometric variability alone...
  11. pmc Sertraline for the treatment of depression in Alzheimer disease
    Paul B Rosenberg
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:136-45. 2010
    ..The authors conducted a multicenter, randomized, placebo-controlled trial titled "Depression in Alzheimer's Disease-2" to assess the efficacy and tolerability of sertraline for depression in AD...
  12. pmc Older drivers and failure to stop at red lights
    Sheila K West
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 2105, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 65:179-83. 2010
    ..We determined the rate of running red traffic lights among older drivers and the relationship of failure to stop to measures of vision and cognition...
  13. pmc Poor sense of direction is associated with constricted driving space in older drivers
    Kathleen A Turano
    Wilmer Eye Institute, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 600 North Wolfe Street, Wilmer Room 129, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:348-55. 2009
    ..The SBSOD score also showed a significant association with women's self-reported driving restriction. The findings emphasize the need to explore the role of psychological factors, and include gender, in driving studies and models...
  14. pmc Visual and cognitive deficits predict stopping or restricting driving: the Salisbury Eye Evaluation Driving Study (SEEDS)
    Lisa Keay
    Dana Center for Preventive Ophthalmology, Wilmer Eye Institute, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Invest Ophthalmol Vis Sci 50:107-13. 2009
    ..To determine the visual and other factors that predict stopping or restricting driving in older drivers...
  15. ncbi request reprint Patient predictors of response to treatment of depression in Alzheimer's disease: the DIADS study
    Martin Steinberg
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:144-50. 2004
    ..To investigate patient predictors of response to treatment of Major Depressive Episode (MDE) in Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  16. ncbi request reprint Normative data on the Boston Naming Test and two equivalent 30-item short forms
    J Saxton
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 14:526-34. 2000
    ..Age and education norms are presented using an overlapping midpoint interval strategy...
  17. pmc Differential impairment of spatial location memory in Huntington's disease
    J Brandt
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7218, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1516-9. 2005
    ..To determine whether a differential impairment of spatial memory exists in Huntington's disease (HD)...
  18. ncbi request reprint Hormone responses to social stress in abstinent alcohol-dependent subjects and social drinkers with no history of alcohol dependence
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 29:1133-8. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to compare ACTH, cortisol, and prolactin responses to a psychological stressor in abstinent alcohol-dependent subjects matched to healthy control subjects...
  19. ncbi request reprint Striatal dopamine release and family history of alcoholism
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Medicine, The John Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 30:1143-51. 2006
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  20. ncbi request reprint Sex differences in striatal dopamine release in healthy adults
    Cynthia A Munro
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21205, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 59:966-74. 2006
    ..Sex differences in addictive disorders have been described. Preclinical studies have implicated the striatal dopamine system in these differences, but human studies have yet to substantiate these findings...

Research Grants1

  1. Cognitive Predictors of Alcoholism Pharmacotherapy
    Cynthia Munro; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Secondary aims are to characterize cognitive functioning throughout the withdrawal period, and to examine the relation between cognitive functioning and opioid system activity. ..