P V Rabins

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Predictors of progression to severe Alzheimer's disease in an incidence sample
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 9:204-7. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Do we know enough to begin prevention interventions for dementia?
    Peter V Rabins
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 3:S86-8. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint Can suicide be a rational and ethical act in persons with early or pre-dementia?
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Meyer 279, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:47-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up and phenomenologic differences distinguish among late-onset schizophrenia, late-life depression, and progressive dementia
    Peter V Rabins
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:589-94. 2003
  5. doi request reprint Ethical issues in geriatric psychiatry
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:267-73. 2010
  6. doi request reprint Challenges for mental health services raised by disaster preparedness: mapping the ethical and therapeutic terrain
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7279, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:175-9. 2011
  7. ncbi request reprint MRI findings differentiate between late-onset schizophrenia and late-life mood disorder
    P V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore 21287 7279, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:954-60. 2000
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a nurse-based outreach program for identifying and treating psychiatric illness in the elderly
    P V Rabins
    Meyer 279, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279
    JAMA 283:2802-9. 2000
  9. pmc Effects of cardiovascular medications on rate of functional decline in Alzheimer disease
    P B Rosenberg
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:883-92. 2008
  10. pmc The association of psychotropic medication use with the cognitive, functional, and neuropsychiatric trajectory of Alzheimer's disease
    P B Rosenberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:1248-57. 2012

Research Grants

  1. END OF LIFE CARE IN LATE STAGE DEMENTIA
    Peter Rabins; Fiscal Year: 2004

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. pmc Predictors of progression to severe Alzheimer's disease in an incidence sample
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 9:204-7. 2013
    ..Little is known about factors influencing time to severe Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  2. ncbi request reprint Do we know enough to begin prevention interventions for dementia?
    Peter V Rabins
    Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 3:S86-8. 2007
    ..The evidence that risk factors for vascular disease--hypertension, hyperlipidemia, and diabetes mellitus--increase the incidence of dementia supports a prevention campaign now...
  3. ncbi request reprint Can suicide be a rational and ethical act in persons with early or pre-dementia?
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Meyer 279, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Bioeth 7:47-9. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Long-term follow-up and phenomenologic differences distinguish among late-onset schizophrenia, late-life depression, and progressive dementia
    Peter V Rabins
    Departments of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:589-94. 2003
    ..The authors used long-term follow-up and phenomenology to assess whether outcome varied by diagnosis...
  5. doi request reprint Ethical issues in geriatric psychiatry
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Berman Institute of Bioethics, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 22:267-73. 2010
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  6. doi request reprint Challenges for mental health services raised by disaster preparedness: mapping the ethical and therapeutic terrain
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287 7279, USA
    Biosecur Bioterror 9:175-9. 2011
    ..In this commentary, we discuss ethical issues that arise in emergency preparedness planning for vulnerable individuals with psychological and psychiatric conditions and disorders...
  7. ncbi request reprint MRI findings differentiate between late-onset schizophrenia and late-life mood disorder
    P V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore 21287 7279, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:954-60. 2000
    ..MRI head scans of 14 patients in each diagnostic group and 21 patients in the normal control group were compared. Subjects were recruited from inpatient and outpatient services...
  8. ncbi request reprint Effectiveness of a nurse-based outreach program for identifying and treating psychiatric illness in the elderly
    P V Rabins
    Meyer 279, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 N Wolfe St, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279
    JAMA 283:2802-9. 2000
    ..Elderly persons with psychiatric disorders are less likely than younger adults to be diagnosed as having a mental disorder and receive needed mental health treatment. Lack of access to care is 1 possible cause of this disparity...
  9. pmc Effects of cardiovascular medications on rate of functional decline in Alzheimer disease
    P B Rosenberg
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21224, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:883-92. 2008
    ..We examined the association of cardiovascular medication use and rate of functional decline in a population-based cohort of individuals with incident AD...
  10. pmc The association of psychotropic medication use with the cognitive, functional, and neuropsychiatric trajectory of Alzheimer's disease
    P B Rosenberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Bayview Medical Center, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 27:1248-57. 2012
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  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol use disorder is a risk factor for mortality among older public housing residents
    B S Black
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 10:309-27. 1998
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  12. ncbi request reprint Randomized, placebo-controlled, double-blind clinical trial of sertraline in the treatment of depression complicating Alzheimer's disease: initial results from the Depression in Alzheimer's Disease study
    C G Lyketsos
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:1686-9. 2000
    ..This study evaluated the efficacy and safety of sertraline in the treatment of major depression in 22 outpatients with Alzheimer's disease...
  13. pmc Identification of community-residing individuals with dementia and their unmet needs for care
    D Johnston
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 550 North Broadway Suite 308, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:292-8. 2011
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  14. ncbi request reprint Dementia in hippocampal sclerosis resembles frontotemporal dementia more than Alzheimer disease
    D M Blass
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neurology 63:492-7. 2004
    ..To characterize the clinical course of pathologically diagnosed hippocampal sclerosis dementia (HSD)...
  15. ncbi request reprint Dementia in elderly persons in a general hospital
    C G Lyketsos
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 157:704-7. 2000
    ..This study investigated the prevalence of dementia in a general hospital, reasons for which patients with dementia were admitted, and the relationship between dementia and length of stay, cost, and in-hospital mortality rate...
  16. ncbi request reprint Predictors of nursing home placement among elderly public housing residents
    B S Black
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279, USA
    Gerontologist 39:559-68. 1999
    ..Thus, functional status and mental morbidity are major contributors to nursing home placement in this setting...
  17. ncbi request reprint Vascular factors predict rate of progression in Alzheimer disease
    M M Mielke
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, 550 N Broadway, Suite 308, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neurology 69:1850-8. 2007
    ..While there is considerable epidemiologic evidence that cardiovascular risk factors increase risk of incident Alzheimer disease (AD), few studies have examined their effect on progression after an established AD diagnosis...
  18. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis of dementia, not behavioral and psychologic symptoms, is associated with psychotropic drug use in community-dwelling elders classified as having dementia
    Ding Chen Chan
    Harvard Geriatric Medicine Fellowship Program, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:100-6. 2007
    ..Most community-dwelling elders meeting the research criteria for dementia were not clinically diagnosed, despite contact with a physician (89%) in the previous year...
  19. ncbi request reprint Clinical diagnosis of dementia, not presence of behavioral and psychological symptoms, is associated with psychotropic use in community-dwelling elders classified as having dementia
    Ding Cheng Chan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:50-7. 2007
    ..In addition, most community-dwelling elders meeting the research criteria for dementia were not clinically diagnosed, despite contact with a physician (89%) in the previous year...
  20. ncbi request reprint Level of cognitive impairment predicts mortality in high-risk community samples: the memory and medical care study
    Hochang B Lee
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, 550 N Broadway, Suite 308, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 18:543-6. 2006
    ..Kaplan-Meier survival estimates and Cox hazard proportion analysis of the sample revealed that presence of cognitive impairment increases mortality in a fashion that parallels the severity of the impairment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Health problems and correlates of pain in nursing home residents with advanced dementia
    Betty S Black
    The Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 20:283-90. 2006
    ..These results suggest the need for clinicians in long-term care facilities to be vigilant in assessing and treating pain, particularly as cognitive function declines in those with advanced dementia...
  22. 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
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  23. ncbi request reprint Cholinesterase inhibitors and memantine have a role in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease
    Peter V Rabins
    Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine and Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 2:578-9. 2006
  24. ncbi request reprint Psychiatric and neuropsychiatric adverse events associated with deep brain stimulation: A meta-analysis of ten years' experience
    Brian S Appleby
    Department of Psychiatry, The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1722-8. 2007
    ..Because of the high suicide rate, patients should be prescreened for suicide risk prior to DBS surgery. Additionally, patients should be monitored closely for suicidal behavior post-operatively...
  25. pmc Psychiatric manifestations of neurologic disease: where are we headed?
    Constantin G Lyketsos
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Bayview, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 9:111-24. 2007
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Treatment decisions regarding hospitalization and surgery for nursing home residents with advanced dementia: the CareAD Study
    Donovan T Maust
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, U S A
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:406-18. 2008
    ..However, little is known about the factors that influence how surrogates make decisions for persons with late-stage dementia...
  27. ncbi request reprint Does the presentation of Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease vary by age or presumed etiology? A meta-analysis of the past 10 years
    Brian S Appleby
    The Johns Hopkins Hospital, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:428-35. 2007
    ....
  28. pmc Predictors of providing informed consent or assent for research participation in assisted living residents
    Betty S Black
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:83-91. 2008
    ..This study's goal was to identify factors associated with providing either informed consent or assent for research in individuals at high risk for cognitive impairment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Deciding in the best interest of clients with dementia: the experience of public guardians
    Holly A Taylor
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Berman Institute of Bioethics at Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Clin Ethics 19:120-6. 2008
    ..Ultimately, guardians took particularly difficult issues to the court and obtained a judge's opinion...
  30. pmc Characteristics and outcomes for assisted living residents with dementia: comparing dementia-specific care units with non-dementia-specific care units
    Quincy M Samus
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1361-3. 2008
  31. ncbi request reprint Informed consent for dementia research: the study enrollment encounter
    Betty S Black
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    IRB 29:7-14. 2007
  32. ncbi request reprint Correlates of caregiver-rated quality of life in assisted living: the Maryland Assisted Living study
    Quincy M Samus
    The Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, 550 North Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P311-4. 2006
    ..Because of the strong association of neuropsychiatric symptoms with QOL, special attention should be given to their recognition and amelioration...
  33. ncbi request reprint Factors related to hospitalization in elderly manic patients with early and late-onset bipolar disorder
    Susan W Lehmann
    The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287 7279, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1060-4. 2006
    ..To identify factors contributing to relapse and hospitalization in elderly patients with bipolar disorder...
  34. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances in the elderly residing in assisted living: findings from the Maryland Assisted Living Study
    Vani Rao
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:956-66. 2005
    ..Common sleep disturbances are insomnia and excessive daytime sleepiness. There are no published studies on the prevalence of sleep disturbance in the assisted living (AL) setting...
  35. ncbi request reprint Population-based study of medical comorbidity in early dementia and "cognitive impairment, no dementia (CIND)": association with functional and cognitive impairment: The Cache County Study
    Constantine G Lyketsos
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Dept of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:656-64. 2005
    ..Authors investigated medical comorbidity in persons with dementia and "Cognitive Impairment, No Dementia" (CIND)...
  36. ncbi request reprint Clinical application of operationalized criteria for 'Depression of Alzheimer's Disease'
    Paul B Rosenberg
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:119-27. 2005
    ..Criteria for the diagnosis of dAD have been proposed previously...
  37. ncbi request reprint The Maryland Assisted Living Study: prevalence, recognition, and treatment of dementia and other psychiatric disorders in the assisted living population of central Maryland
    Adam Rosenblatt
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, John Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1618-25. 2004
    ..To obtain a direct estimate of the prevalence of dementia and other psychiatric disorders in residents of assisted living (AL) in Central Maryland, and their rates of recognition and treatment...
  38. 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...
  39. ncbi request reprint The relationship between a dementia diagnosis, chronic illness, medicare expenditures, and hospital use
    Julie P W Bynum
    Division of Geriatric Medicine and Gerontology, School of Medicine Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 52:187-94. 2004
    ..To determine whether dementia increases medical expenditures, the probability of hospitalization, and potentially preventable hospitalization, controlling for variables including age and comorbidity...
  40. ncbi request reprint Treating depression in Alzheimer disease: efficacy and safety of sertraline therapy, and the benefits of depression reduction: the DIADS
    Constantine G Lyketsos
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 60:737-46. 2003
    ..Results of prior antidepressant treatment studies have produced contradictory findings and have not fully assessed the benefits of depression reduction...
  41. ncbi request reprint Presence of behavioral and psychological symptoms predicts nursing home placement in community-dwelling elders with cognitive impairment in univariate but not multivariate analysis
    Ding Cheng Chan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 58:548-54. 2003
    ..The role of behavioral and psychological symptoms as an independent risk factor of nursing home placement (NHP) in cognitively impaired elders has been controversial...
  42. ncbi request reprint Identifying dementia in high-risk community samples: the memory and medical care study
    Betty Smith Black
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins Medical Institutions, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 17:9-18. 2003
    ..62, 95% confidence interval = 0.45-0.78). The methods used in the MMCS are efficient and reasonably valid for establishing a cohort of subjects to investigate how dementia is assessed, diagnosed, and treated in the community...
  43. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and correlates of behavioral and psychiatric symptoms in community-dwelling elders with dementia or mild cognitive impairment: the Memory and Medical Care Study
    Ding Cheng Chan
    Department of Health Policy and Management, Bloomberg School of Public Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:174-82. 2003
    ..Little is known about the prevalence and correlates of behavioral and psychiatric symptoms of dementia in community-dwelling elders with dementia or mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  44. ncbi request reprint Hospice care in a cohort of elders with dementia and mild cognitive impairment
    David B Bekelman
    Department of Medicine, Division of General Internal Medicine, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, Maryland 21287, USA
    J Pain Symptom Manage 30:208-14. 2005
    ..35; 95% CI 0.13-0.96). In this cohort of people with dementia and MCI who died, several markers of quality of care suggest that hospice care can be beneficial for patients with dementia or MCI...
  45. ncbi request reprint The association of neuropsychiatric symptoms and environment with quality of life in assisted living residents with dementia
    Quincy M Samus
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Gerontologist 45:19-26. 2005
    ..We conducted this study to determine whether neuropsychiatric symptoms and environmental characteristics are associated with quality of life in assisted living residents with dementia...
  46. ncbi request reprint Measuring quality of life in dementia: purposes, goals, challenges and progress
    Peter V Rabins
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, and The Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:401-7. 2007
  47. ncbi request reprint Transition to nursing home from assisted living is not associated with dementia or dementia-related problem behaviors
    Paul B Rosenberg
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Osler 320, 600 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 7:73-8. 2006
    ..To examine risk factors for transition from assisted living (AL) care to skilled nursing facility (SNF) care in a random sample of adults residing in AL...
  48. ncbi request reprint Comparison of three rating scales as outcome measures for treatment trials of depression in Alzheimer disease: findings from DIADS
    Lawrence S Mayer
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:930-6. 2006
    ....
  49. ncbi request reprint Predictors of caregiver unawareness and nontreatment of dementia among residents of assisted living facilities: the Maryland Assisted Living Study
    Donovan T Maust
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:668-75. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to identify and evaluate factors associated with caregiver unawareness of dementia and failure to treat dementia in AL...
  50. ncbi request reprint Onset of schizophrenia at age 100
    Ana Natasha Cervantes
    Dept of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins Hospital, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychosomatics 47:356-9. 2006
    ..Authors discuss the differential diagnosis of psychotic symptoms presenting late in life...
  51. pmc Brief report: patient cognitive status and the identification and management of depression by primary care physicians
    Monica K Crane
    Geriatrics Division, Department of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 21:1042-4. 2006
    ..No known study has examined the role of patients' cognitive impairment in the identification and management of depression by primary care physicians...
  52. ncbi request reprint Ethical issues in mobile psychiatric treatment with homebound elderly patients: the Psychogeriatric Assessment and Treatment in City Housing experience
    David M Blass
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Phoebe R Berman Bioethics Institute, Johns Hopkins Hospital, 60 North Wolfe Street, Baltimore, MD 21287, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:843-8. 2006
    ..Ethical challenges with homebound elderly patients are unique because of patient characteristics as well as features of the treatment environment...
  53. ncbi request reprint Qualitative research in psychogeriatrics
    Betty S Black
    Int Psychogeriatr 19:167-73. 2007
  54. ncbi request reprint Suicidality in older African Americans: findings from the EPOCH study
    Joan M Cook
    University of Pennsylvania and Philadelphia VA Medical Center, 19104, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:437-46. 2002
    ..The authors discuss implications of these findings and offer suggestions for research and clinical practice...
  55. ncbi request reprint Antipsychotic drugs in dementia: what should be made of the risks?
    Peter V Rabins
    JAMA 294:1963-5. 2005
  56. ncbi request reprint Pathophysiology of involuntary emotional expression disorder
    Peter V Rabins
    Division of Geriatric and Neuropsychiatry, Department of Psychiatry, Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    CNS Spectr 12:17-22. 2007
    ..Pharmacologic interventions targeting the neurochemical modulators of the emotional expression systems may afford opportunities for symptom control among persons affected by this disorder...
  57. ncbi request reprint In the clinic. Dementia
    David M Blass
    Ann Intern Med 148:ITC4-1-ITC4-16. 2008
  58. ncbi request reprint American Psychiatric Association practice guideline for the treatment of patients with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Second edition
    Peter V Rabins
    Am J Psychiatry 164:5-56. 2007
  59. ncbi request reprint Pharmacotherapy of neuropsychiatric symptoms: opportunities, challenges and current prospects
    Peter V Rabins
    Nat Clin Pract Neurol 3:239. 2007
  60. pmc Personal characteristics of older primary care patients who provide a buccal swab for apolipoprotein E testing and banking of genetic material: the spectrum study
    Hillary R Bogner
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Community Genet 7:202-10. 2004
    ..To determine the personal characteristics and reasons associated with providing a buccal swab for apolipoprotein E (APOE) genetic testing in a primary care study...
  61. pmc Patient characteristics associated with participation in a practice-based study of depression in late life: the Spectrum study
    Joseph J Gallo
    Department of Family Practice and Community Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Int J Psychiatry Med 35:41-57. 2005
    ..The Spectrum study of depression in older primary care patients was utilized to consider patient characteristics associated with nonparticipation...
  62. ncbi request reprint Provisional diagnostic criteria for depression of Alzheimer disease
    Jason T Olin
    Adult and Geriatric Treatment and Preventive Interventions Research Branch, National Institute of Mental Health, Bethesda, MD 20892 9635, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:125-8. 2002
    ....

Research Grants6

  1. END OF LIFE CARE IN LATE STAGE DEMENTIA
    Peter Rabins; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..Findings from this study will be of use in developing interventions to improve the quality of EOL care in dementia. ..