TANIS FERMAN

Summary

Affiliation: Mayo Clinic
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Pathology and temporal onset of visual hallucinations, misperceptions and family misidentification distinguishes dementia with Lewy bodies from Alzheimer's disease
    T J Ferman
    Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:227-31. 2013
  2. pmc Inclusion of RBD improves the diagnostic classification of dementia with Lewy bodies
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurology 77:875-82. 2011
  3. pmc Dementia with Lewy bodies
    Tanis J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurol Clin 25:741-60, vii. 2007
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological differentiation of dementia with Lewy bodies from normal aging and Alzheimer's disease
    Tanis J Ferman
    The Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:623-36. 2006
  5. ncbi request reprint REM sleep behavior disorder and dementia: cognitive differences when compared with AD
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Neurology 52:951-7. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint DLB fluctuations: specific features that reliably differentiate DLB from AD and normal aging
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurology 62:181-7. 2004
  7. ncbi request reprint Global-local processing in schizophrenia: hemispheric asymmetry and symptom-specific interference
    T J Ferman
    Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 5:442-51. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Dementia with Lewy bodies may present as dementia and REM sleep behavior disorder without parkinsonism or hallucinations
    Tanis J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:907-14. 2002
  9. ncbi request reprint Early and pre-symptomatic neuropsychological dysfunction in the PPND family with the N279K tau mutation
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 9:265-70. 2003
  10. pmc Mild cognitive impairment associated with limbic and neocortical Lewy body disease: a clinicopathological study
    Jennifer Molano
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 133:540-56. 2010

Research Grants

  1. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
  2. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
  3. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009

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Publications29

  1. pmc Pathology and temporal onset of visual hallucinations, misperceptions and family misidentification distinguishes dementia with Lewy bodies from Alzheimer's disease
    T J Ferman
    Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 19:227-31. 2013
    ....
  2. pmc Inclusion of RBD improves the diagnostic classification of dementia with Lewy bodies
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurology 77:875-82. 2011
    ..To determine whether adding REM sleep behavior disorder (RBD) to the dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) diagnostic criteria improves classification accuracy of autopsy-confirmed DLB...
  3. pmc Dementia with Lewy bodies
    Tanis J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurol Clin 25:741-60, vii. 2007
    ..Differences in the severity of cholinergic depletion and type/distribution of neuropathology contribute to these clinical differences...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological differentiation of dementia with Lewy bodies from normal aging and Alzheimer's disease
    Tanis J Ferman
    The Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:623-36. 2006
    ..These finding extend prior research suggesting a cognitive profile that can aid in the clinical diagnosis of DLB. Early attention and visual perceptual disturbance suggests DLB, while early impairment in memory and naming suggests AD...
  5. ncbi request reprint REM sleep behavior disorder and dementia: cognitive differences when compared with AD
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN, USA
    Neurology 52:951-7. 1999
    ....
  6. ncbi request reprint DLB fluctuations: specific features that reliably differentiate DLB from AD and normal aging
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurology 62:181-7. 2004
    ..To determine whether certain aspects of fluctuations reliably distinguish dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) from Alzheimer's disease (AD) and normal aging...
  7. ncbi request reprint Global-local processing in schizophrenia: hemispheric asymmetry and symptom-specific interference
    T J Ferman
    Finch University of Health Sciences, Chicago Medical School, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 5:442-51. 1999
    ..Interconnected temporal and frontal systems are postulated to contribute to this pattern of perceptual processing efficiency and distractibility in schizophrenia...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dementia with Lewy bodies may present as dementia and REM sleep behavior disorder without parkinsonism or hallucinations
    Tanis J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:907-14. 2002
    ..This provides further evidence in support of including RBD as one of the core diagnostic features of DLB...
  9. ncbi request reprint Early and pre-symptomatic neuropsychological dysfunction in the PPND family with the N279K tau mutation
    T J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 9:265-70. 2003
    ..In addition, results suggest that letter fluency may be a sensitive predictor of incipient PPND...
  10. pmc Mild cognitive impairment associated with limbic and neocortical Lewy body disease: a clinicopathological study
    Jennifer Molano
    Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 133:540-56. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Mayo's Older African Americans Normative Studies: norms for Boston Naming Test, Controlled Oral Word Association, Category Fluency, Animal Naming, Token Test, WRAT-3 Reading, Trail Making Test, Stroop Test, and Judgment of Line Orientation
    John A Lucas
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:243-69. 2005
    ..These data should enhance interpretation of individual test performances and facilitate analysis of neuropsychological profile patterns in older African American patients who present for dementia evaluations...
  12. ncbi request reprint Current management of sleep disturbances in dementia
    Bradley F Boeve
    Mayo Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Mayo Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 2:169-77. 2002
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  13. ncbi request reprint A cost effective method of identifying and recruiting persons over 80 free of dementia or mild cognitive impairment
    Neill R Graff-Radford
    Department of Neurology, Biostatistics Unit at Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 20:101-4. 2006
    ..Hearing loss present in 50% did not influence TICS-m or CDR performance. Using stringent entry criteria and the telephone CDR, this method accurately identified normal elderly persons...
  14. ncbi request reprint Reliable change on the Dementia Rating Scale
    Otto Pedraza
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida 32224, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:716-20. 2007
    ..In addition, preliminary cross-validation was performed in a clinical comparison sample of another 22 older adults. The findings are discussed in the context of potential clinical and research applications...
  15. ncbi request reprint Mayo's Older African American Normative Studies: Auditory Verbal Learning Test norms for African American elders
    Tanis J Ferman
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Foundation, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:214-28. 2005
    ....
  16. ncbi request reprint Mayo's Older African Americans Normative Studies: WMS-R norms for African American elders
    John A Lucas
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:189-213. 2005
    ..We anticipate that these data will enhance the diagnostic utility and clinical interpretation of WMS-R performance in older African Americans...
  17. ncbi request reprint A brief report on WAIS-R normative data collection in Mayo's Older African Americans Normative Studies
    John A Lucas
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:184-8. 2005
    ..As such, WAIS-R normative estimates are not presented here. Interested readers who wish to obtain a full set of MOAANS WAIS-R norms, however, are invited to contact the authors for these data...
  18. ncbi request reprint Mayo's Older African Americans Normative Studies: normative data for commonly used clinical neuropsychological measures
    John A Lucas
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:162-83. 2005
    ..In most cases, the use of MOAANS norms should improve diagnostic accuracy in dementia evaluations of African American elders...
  19. ncbi request reprint REM sleep behavior disorder in Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies
    Bradley F Boeve
    Sleep Disorders Center, Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic College of Medicine, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 17:146-57. 2004
    ..The evolving data suggests that RBD may have clinical diagnostic and pathophysiologic significance in isolation and when associated with neurodegenerative disease...
  20. pmc Antemortem differential diagnosis of dementia pathology using structural MRI: Differential-STAND
    Prashanthi Vemuri
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic and Foundation, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Neuroimage 55:522-31. 2011
    ..8%). The proposed approach establishes a direct a priori relationship between specific topographic patterns on MRI and "gold standard" of pathology which can then be used to predict underlying dementia pathology in new incoming patients...
  21. pmc Rates of cerebral atrophy differ in different degenerative pathologies
    Jennifer L Whitwell
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic Rochester, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 130:1148-58. 2007
    ....
  22. pmc Focal atrophy in dementia with Lewy bodies on MRI: a distinct pattern from Alzheimer's disease
    Jennifer L Whitwell
    Department of Radiology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Brain 130:708-19. 2007
    ..Damage to this network of structures in DLB may affect a number of different neurotransmitter systems which in turn may contribute to a number of the core clinical features of DLB...
  23. doi request reprint Evaluation of subclinical cerebral injury and neuropsychologic function in patients undergoing carotid endarterectomy
    Juergen Falkensammer
    Section of Vascular Surgery, Mayo Clinic Jacksonville, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Ann Vasc Surg 22:497-504. 2008
    ..This was the only individual to obtain a consistently high S100B and NSE increase. Neuropsychological testing combined with measurements of S100B and NSE may improve sensitivity when assessing subtle cerebral damage following CEA...
  24. pmc Functional impact of white matter hyperintensities in cognitively normal elderly subjects
    Melissa E Murray
    Department of Neuroscience Neuropathology, Mayo Clinic, Jacksonville, Florida, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:1379-85. 2010
    ..To investigate the impact white matter hyperintensities (WMH) detected on magnetic resonance imaging have on motor dysfunction and cognitive impairment in elderly subjects without dementia...
  25. pmc Validation of the neuropathologic criteria of the third consortium for dementia with Lewy bodies for prospectively diagnosed cases
    Hiroshige Fujishiro
    Department of Pathology and Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    J Neuropathol Exp Neurol 67:649-56. 2008
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  26. doi request reprint Association of alpha-, beta-, and gamma-Synuclein with diffuse lewy body disease
    Kenya Nishioka
    Department of Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic Florida, 4500 San Pablo Rd, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:970-5. 2010
    ..To determine the association of the genes that encode alpha-, beta-, and gamma-synuclein (SNCA, SNCB, and SNCG, respectively) with diffuse Lewy body disease (DLBD)...
  27. ncbi request reprint Mayo's Older African American Normative Studies: norms for the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale
    Laurie M Rilling
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Texas Southwestern Medical Center, Dallas, TX, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 19:229-42. 2005
    ..These norms should help improve interpretation of DRS performance in African Americans and allow for greater diagnostic accuracy in patients with early cognitive decline...
  28. ncbi request reprint Mayo's older African American normative studies: confirmatory factor analysis of a core battery
    Otto Pedraza
    Department of Clinical and Health Psychology and McKnight Brain Institute, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:184-91. 2005
    ....
  29. ncbi request reprint Melatonin for treatment of REM sleep behavior disorder in neurologic disorders: results in 14 patients
    Bradley F Boeve
    Sleep Disorders Center, Mayo Clinic, 200 First Street SW, Rochester, MN 55905, USA
    Sleep Med 4:281-4. 2003
    ..To describe the treatment response with melatonin for rapid eye movement (REM) sleep behavior disorder (RBD) associated with other neurologic disorders...

Research Grants10

  1. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..This has implications for symptom management, development of treatment options and for providing education and support to DLB patients and their caregivers. ..
  2. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2003
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  3. NEUROPSYCHOLOGY OF DEMENTIA WITH LEWY BODIES
    TANIS FERMAN; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..This has implications for symptom management, development of treatment options and for providing education and support to DLB patients and their caregivers. ..