Michael A Rapp

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Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive control predict Alzheimer disease in late life: results from the Berlin Aging Study (BASE)
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1240, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:134-41. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased hippocampal plaques and tangles in patients with Alzheimer disease with a lifetime history of major depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:161-7. 2006
  3. ncbi request reprint Adaptive task prioritization in aging: selective resource allocation to postural control is preserved in Alzheimer disease
    Michael A Rapp
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:52-61. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship of neuropsychological performance to functional status in nursing home residents and community-dwelling older adults
    Michael A Rapp
    Dept of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1240, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:450-9. 2005
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-domain variability of cognitive performance in very old nursing home residents and community dwellers: relationship to functional status
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Gerontology 51:206-12. 2005
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological differences between late-onset and recurrent geriatric major depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:691-8. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Premorbid intra-individual variability in intellectual performance and risk for schizophrenia: a population-based study
    Abraham Reichenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Schizophr Res 85:49-57. 2006
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of agitation and depression in nursing home residents with dementia
    Tomislav Majic
    Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite University Medicine, Campus Mitte, Hospital St Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1779-89. 2012
  9. pmc Cortical neuritic plaques and hippocampal neurofibrillary tangles are related to dementia severity in elderly schizophrenia patients
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10128, USA
    Schizophr Res 116:90-6. 2010
  10. pmc The MMSE orientation for time domain is a strong predictor of subsequent cognitive decline in the elderly
    Elizabeth Guerrero-Berroa
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1429-37. 2009

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Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Attention and executive control predict Alzheimer disease in late life: results from the Berlin Aging Study (BASE)
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1240, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:134-41. 2005
    ..Following theoretical models of neuropsychological processes before AD onset, the authors examined the predictive value of attention and executive function in the preclinical phase of AD in old age...
  2. ncbi request reprint Increased hippocampal plaques and tangles in patients with Alzheimer disease with a lifetime history of major depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:161-7. 2006
    ..Although there is increasing evidence that major depression may interact with neuropathological processes in AD, there have been no studies of neuropathological changes in AD as a function of history of major depression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Adaptive task prioritization in aging: selective resource allocation to postural control is preserved in Alzheimer disease
    Michael A Rapp
    Center for Lifespan Psychology, Max Planck Institute for Human Development, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:52-61. 2006
    ..g., postural control). This study investigated whether such models also hold for pathologic cognitive aging...
  4. ncbi request reprint Relationship of neuropsychological performance to functional status in nursing home residents and community-dwelling older adults
    Michael A Rapp
    Dept of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1240, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:450-9. 2005
    ..The authors examined the association between neuropsychological tests of executive functioning and episodic memory and functional disability in nursing home residents versus community-dwelling older adults...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-domain variability of cognitive performance in very old nursing home residents and community dwellers: relationship to functional status
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029 6574, USA
    Gerontology 51:206-12. 2005
    ..Recent evidence suggests that cross-domain variability in cognition may be related to subsequent cognitive decline beyond mean performance levels in cognitive tasks...
  6. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological differences between late-onset and recurrent geriatric major depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Pl, Box 1230, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:691-8. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to explore differences in neuropsychological function, symptoms, and cardiovascular comorbidity between patients with late-onset and recurrent geriatric major depression...
  7. ncbi request reprint Premorbid intra-individual variability in intellectual performance and risk for schizophrenia: a population-based study
    Abraham Reichenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Schizophr Res 85:49-57. 2006
    ..We examined the association between intra-individual variability in intellectual performance and risk for schizophrenia in individuals with normal IQ...
  8. doi request reprint Correlates of agitation and depression in nursing home residents with dementia
    Tomislav Majic
    Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite University Medicine, Campus Mitte, Hospital St Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1779-89. 2012
    ..The purpose of this study was to investigate the relationship between dementia severity, age, gender, and prescription of psychotropics, and syndromes of agitation and depression in a sample of nursing home residents with dementia...
  9. pmc Cortical neuritic plaques and hippocampal neurofibrillary tangles are related to dementia severity in elderly schizophrenia patients
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10128, USA
    Schizophr Res 116:90-6. 2010
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  10. pmc The MMSE orientation for time domain is a strong predictor of subsequent cognitive decline in the elderly
    Elizabeth Guerrero-Berroa
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:1429-37. 2009
    ..However, little is known about the relationship of performance in specific cognitive domains to subsequent overall decline...
  11. pmc Cognitive decline in patients with dementia as a function of depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:357-63. 2011
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that decline in cognitive function over time is more pronounced in patients with dementia with comorbid depression, when compared with patients with dementia without depression history...
  12. doi request reprint Increased neurofibrillary tangles in patients with Alzheimer disease with comorbid depression
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:168-74. 2008
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that neuritic plaques and neurofibrillary tangles are more pronounced in the brains of patients with AD with comorbid depression as compared with patients with AD without depression...
  13. pmc The pharmacotherapy of neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia: a cross-sectional study in 18 homes for the elderly in Berlin
    Tomislav Majic
    Klinik fur Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Dtsch Arztebl Int 107:320-7. 2010
    ..International guidelines recommend syndrome-specific pharmacotherapy. We studied the question whether drug-prescribing practices are, in fact, syndrome-specific...
  14. doi request reprint Working memory load-dependent brain response predicts behavioral training gains in older adults
    Stephan Heinzel
    Department of Psychology, Humboldt Universitat zu Berlin, D 12489 Berlin, Germany, Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Campus Charite Mitte, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, D 10117 Berlin, Germany, Social and Preventive Medicine, University of Potsdam, D 14469 Potsdam, Germany, and Cluster of Excellence NeuroCure, Charite Universitatsmedizin Berlin, D 10117 Berlin, Germany
    J Neurosci 34:1224-33. 2014
    ..e., increasing activation with increasing WM load) of a WM-related network predict plasticity of the WM system, whereas WM training may specifically increase neural efficiency in older adults. ..
  15. doi request reprint Animal-assisted therapy and agitation and depression in nursing home residents with dementia: a matched case-control trial
    Tomislav Majic
    Clinic for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite University Medicine, Campus Mitte, Hospital St Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1052-9. 2013
    ..Previous studies have indicated that AAT has beneficial effects on neuropsychiatric symptoms in various psychiatric disorders but few studies have investigated the efficacy of AAT in patients suffering from dementia...
  16. ncbi request reprint Twitter psychosis: a rare variation or a distinct syndrome?
    Jan Kalbitzer
    Department of Psychiatry and Psychotherapy, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Berlin, Germany
    J Nerv Ment Dis 202:623. 2014
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  17. ncbi request reprint Elaboration on premorbid intellectual performance in schizophrenia: premorbid intellectual decline and risk for schizophrenia
    Abraham Reichenberg
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, One Gustave L Levy Place, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 62:1297-304. 2005
    ..However, it is not clear whether this below-average premorbid intelligence is stable or progressive...
  18. doi request reprint Depression predicts mortality in the young old, but not in the oldest old: results from the Berlin Aging Study
    Michael A Rapp
    Geriatric Psychiatry Center, Charite Campus Mitte, Berlin, Germany
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:844-52. 2008
    ..This study is concerned with the depression-mortality association in old and very old age...
  19. ncbi request reprint Working memory training improvements and gains in non-trained cognitive tasks in young and older adults
    Stephan Heinzel
    a Geriatric Psychiatry Center, Psychiatric University Hospital St Hedwig, Berlin, Germany
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 21:146-73. 2014
    ..Results suggest that working memory training may be a beneficial intervention for maintaining and improving cognitive functioning in old age. ..
  20. doi request reprint Adjunct treatment with levodopa in a patient with dementia with Lewy bodies, delusions and severe neuroleptic hypersensitivity syndrome
    Tomislav Majic
    Department of Psychiatry, Charite University Medicine Berlin, Campus Charite Mitte, 10117 Berlin, Germany
    Int Psychogeriatr 22:678-9. 2010
    ..After treating the patient with levodopa and clozapine, these symptoms remitted...
  21. pmc Persistent depressive symptoms after acute coronary syndrome are associated with compromised white matter integrity in the anterior cingulate: a pilot study
    Michael A Rapp
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA michael rapp charite de
    Psychother Psychosom 79:149-55. 2010
    ..However, the neurobiological correlates of post-ACS depressive symptoms have not yet been studied...