Rebecca West

Summary

Affiliation: Mount Sinai School of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc The association of duration of type 2 diabetes with cognitive performance is modulated by long-term glycemic control
    Rebecca K West
    Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1055-9. 2014
  2. pmc Dietary advanced glycation end products are associated with decline in memory in young elderly
    Rebecca K West
    The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, US Electronic address
    Mech Ageing Dev 140:10-2. 2014
  3. pmc Better memory functioning associated with higher total and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in very elderly subjects without the apolipoprotein e4 allele
    Rebecca West
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:781-5. 2008
  4. pmc Homocysteine and cognitive function in very elderly nondemented subjects
    Rebecca K West
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:673-7. 2011
  5. pmc C-reactive protein and familial risk for dementia: a phenotype for successful cognitive aging
    Jeremy M Silverman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Neurology 79:1116-23. 2012
  6. pmc Corticosteroids, but not NSAIDs, are associated with less Alzheimer neuropathology
    Michal Schnaider Beeri
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 33:1258-64. 2012
  7. pmc Increased longevity in offspring of mothers with Alzheimer's disease
    Jeremy M Silverman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:754-8. 2008

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Publications7

  1. pmc The association of duration of type 2 diabetes with cognitive performance is modulated by long-term glycemic control
    Rebecca K West
    Department of Psychiatry, Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1055-9. 2014
    ..Here we investigated whether the association of duration of T2D with cognitive functioning is modulated by HbA1C levels...
  2. pmc Dietary advanced glycation end products are associated with decline in memory in young elderly
    Rebecca K West
    The Icahn School of Medicine at Mount Sinai, New York, NY, US Electronic address
    Mech Ageing Dev 140:10-2. 2014
    ..Since modifying the levels of AGEs in the diet may be relatively easy, these preliminary results suggest a simple strategy to diminish cognitive compromise in the elderly and warrant further investigation. ..
  3. pmc Better memory functioning associated with higher total and low-density lipoprotein cholesterol levels in very elderly subjects without the apolipoprotein e4 allele
    Rebecca West
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:781-5. 2008
    ..To examine the association of cholesterol with cognitive functioning in oldest old community dwelling individuals with and without the apolipoprotein e4 (APOE4) allele...
  4. pmc Homocysteine and cognitive function in very elderly nondemented subjects
    Rebecca K West
    Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 19:673-7. 2011
    ..To examine the association of homocysteine with cognitive functioning in very elderly community-dwelling individuals (80 years or older)...
  5. pmc C-reactive protein and familial risk for dementia: a phenotype for successful cognitive aging
    Jeremy M Silverman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, USA
    Neurology 79:1116-23. 2012
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  6. pmc Corticosteroids, but not NSAIDs, are associated with less Alzheimer neuropathology
    Michal Schnaider Beeri
    Department of Psychiatry, The Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, NY 10029, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 33:1258-64. 2012
    ..Because corticosteroids have anti-inflammatory as well as a myriad of other neurobiological effects, more direct studies in model systems could reveal novel therapeutic targets and mechanisms for AD lesion reduction...
  7. pmc Increased longevity in offspring of mothers with Alzheimer's disease
    Jeremy M Silverman
    Department of Psychiatry, Mount Sinai School of Medicine, New York, New York 10029, USA
    Am J Med Genet B Neuropsychiatr Genet 147:754-8. 2008
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