D J Libon

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Affiliation: New Jersey
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's "other dementia"
    David J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:112-6. 2006
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of neuropsychological impairment in frontotemporal dementia
    D J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Suite 1800, 42 East Laurel Rd, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Neurology 68:369-75. 2007
  3. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychological profile of alcohol-related dementia suggests cortical and subcortical pathology
    Kara S Schmidt
    Center for Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:286-91. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Everyday action in dementia: evidence for differential deficits in Alzheimer's disease versus subcortical vascular dementia
    Tania Giovannetti
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:45-53. 2006
  5. pmc Alterations in working memory as a function of leukoaraiosis in dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Department of Psychology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 45:245-54. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint Capacity to maintain mental set in dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    National Institute on Aging, Gerontology Research Center, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:435-45. 2002
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental adaptations improve everyday action performance in Alzheimer's disease: empirical support from performance-based assessment
    Tania Giovannetti
    Psychology Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:448-57. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening for frontotemporal dementias and Alzheimer's disease with the Philadelphia Brief Assessment of Cognition: a preliminary analysis
    David J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:441-7. 2007
  9. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of vascular disease in demented and nondemented patients
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, New College Building, Mail Stop 423 245 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Stroke 39:783-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Error detection and correction patterns in dementia: a breakdown of error monitoring processes and their neuropsychological correlates
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Psychology Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:199-208. 2008

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Publications29

  1. ncbi request reprint Alzheimer's "other dementia"
    David J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:112-6. 2006
    ..The socio-medical events that led to the dominance of Alzheimer disease are discussed. Alzheimer's contributions to our current understanding of vascular dementia are reviewed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Patterns of neuropsychological impairment in frontotemporal dementia
    D J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Suite 1800, 42 East Laurel Rd, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Neurology 68:369-75. 2007
    ..To differentiate frontotemporal dementia (FTD) subtypes from each other and from probable Alzheimer disease (AD) using neuropsychological tests...
  3. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychological profile of alcohol-related dementia suggests cortical and subcortical pathology
    Kara S Schmidt
    Center for Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 20:286-91. 2005
    ..This pattern of performance suggests that long-term alcohol abuse, in comparison to AD and VaD, may be associated with both cortical and subcortical neuropathology...
  4. ncbi request reprint Everyday action in dementia: evidence for differential deficits in Alzheimer's disease versus subcortical vascular dementia
    Tania Giovannetti
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:45-53. 2006
    ..In AD, everyday action may be negatively influenced by episodic memory failures. Thus, dementia diagnosis has relevance to everyday function...
  5. pmc Alterations in working memory as a function of leukoaraiosis in dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, Department of Psychology, De Crespigny Park, London, UK
    Neuropsychologia 45:245-54. 2007
    ..LA may disconnect the frontal lobes from subcortical and cortical structures that form the neuronal networks critical for these WM functions...
  6. ncbi request reprint Capacity to maintain mental set in dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    National Institute on Aging, Gerontology Research Center, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:435-45. 2002
    ..Rather, failure to maintain mental set in dementia may be best understood within the context of predictable and specific within-task time epochs...
  7. ncbi request reprint Environmental adaptations improve everyday action performance in Alzheimer's disease: empirical support from performance-based assessment
    Tania Giovannetti
    Psychology Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:448-57. 2007
    ..Thus, environmental adaptations improved everyday performance in AD by facilitating task accomplishment, object selection, and task-congruent actions...
  8. ncbi request reprint Screening for frontotemporal dementias and Alzheimer's disease with the Philadelphia Brief Assessment of Cognition: a preliminary analysis
    David J Libon
    New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:441-7. 2007
    ..A neuropsychological screening instrument sensitive to neuropsychological deficits associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) would be valuable for diagnostic evaluation...
  9. doi request reprint Assessing the impact of vascular disease in demented and nondemented patients
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, New College Building, Mail Stop 423 245 North Broad St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Stroke 39:783-4. 2008
  10. doi request reprint Error detection and correction patterns in dementia: a breakdown of error monitoring processes and their neuropsychological correlates
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Psychology Department, Temple University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19122, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:199-208. 2008
    ..The results specify the error monitoring deficits in AD and VaD and have implications for improving functional abilities in dementia...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning of dementia patients with psychosis
    Mary W Hopkins
    Department of Psychology, Manhattanville College, Purchase, New York, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:771-83. 2005
    ..Less evidence was obtained to support our contention that psychotic symptoms in dementia may arise from an interaction of neuropsychological deficits involving greater impairment in executive and visuoperceptual functioning...
  12. ncbi request reprint Treating dementia patients with vascular lesions with donepezil: a preliminary analysis
    David A Thomas
    Penn NeuroCare, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 12:12-8. 2005
    ..The clinical implications of these findings are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Determining levels of unawareness in dementia research
    Melissa Lamar
    Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:430-7. 2002
    ..Cluster analysis appears more appropriate for understanding the overall spectrum of unawareness in dementia research...
  14. ncbi request reprint Awareness of naturalistic action errors in dementia
    Tania Giovannetti
    Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19141, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:633-44. 2002
    ..Rather, direct assessment of error detection and correction may provide novel information about behavioral monitoring that can not be extrapolated from measures of dementia severity or traditional neuropsychological assessment...
  15. ncbi request reprint Naturalistic action impairments in dementia
    Tania Giovannetti
    Moss Rehabilitation Research Institute, Philadelphia, PA 19141, USA
    Neuropsychologia 40:1220-32. 2002
    ..Taken together, the present findings are inconsistent with semantic and executive accounts, but support the limited-capacity resource theory of naturalistic action impairment...
  16. ncbi request reprint The clinical diagnosis of vascular dementia: A comparison among four classification systems and a proposal for a new paradigm
    Stephanie A Cosentino
    The Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:6-21. 2004
    ..A new paradigm that seeks to describe, in addition to diagnosing dementia associated with cerebrovascular disease is discussed...
  17. ncbi request reprint Characterizing alterations in executive functioning across distinct subtypes of cortical and subcortical dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:22-31. 2004
    ..EFD in dementia can be divided into specific components that are differentially impaired by cortical and subcortical dementias. Implications for an overall conceptual framework of EFD in dementia are discussed...
  18. ncbi request reprint From Binswanger's disease to leuokoaraiosis: what we have learned about subcortical vascular dementia
    David J Libon
    Center for Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, Suite 1800, 42 East Laurel Rd, Stratford, NJ, 08084, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:83-100. 2004
    ..We discuss questions and issues about vascular dementia that deserve further consideration and study...
  19. ncbi request reprint Errors produced on the mini-mental state examination and neuropsychological test performance in Alzheimer's disease, ischemic vascular dementia, and Parkinson's disease
    Angela L Jefferson
    Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:311-20. 2002
    ..Such analyses of MMSE performance could assist in formulating referral questions for cognitive assessment and in tracking the course of dementing illnesses...
  20. doi request reprint Linking MRI hyperintensities with patterns of neuropsychological impairment: evidence for a threshold effect
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Mail Stop 423, 245 North 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Stroke 39:806-13. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to ascertain the threshold of MRI-LA as measured with a visual rating scale needed to induce specific patterns of neuropsychological impairment associated with dementia...
  21. ncbi request reprint Error analysis of the nine-word California Verbal Learning Test (CVLT-9) among older adults with and without dementia
    Kelly L Davis
    Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:81-9. 2002
    ..1997). These results were interpreted within the context of the semantic knowledge, and executive functions deficits that typify AD and IVD, respectively...
  22. ncbi request reprint Distinct antemortem profiles in patients with pathologically defined frontotemporal dementia
    Murray Grossman
    Department of Neurology, 2 Gibson, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
    Arch Neurol 64:1601-9. 2007
    ..Clinical-pathologic studies are crucial to understanding brain-behavior relations and improving diagnostic accuracy in neurodegenerative diseases...
  23. doi request reprint Characterization of everyday functioning in mild cognitive impairment: a direct assessment approach
    Tania Giovannetti
    Department of Psychology, Temple University, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:359-65. 2008
    ..To evaluate the degree and pattern of functional difficulties in mild cognitive impairment (MCI) via direct observation of everyday task performance...
  24. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and cognitive function in older women
    Kara S Schmidt
    N Engl J Med 352:1817-9; author reply 1817-9. 2005
  25. ncbi request reprint Clock drawing errors in dementia: neuropsychological and neuroanatomical considerations
    Stephanie Cosentino
    Department of Neurology, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 17:74-84. 2004
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  26. ncbi request reprint The influence of personal familiarity on object naming, knowledge, and use in dementia
    Tania Giovannetti
    Temple University, Psychology Department, Weiss Hall, 1701 N 13th Street, Philadelphia, PA 19122, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:607-14. 2006
    ..4, p=.03) for personal objects. Thus, the personal object advantage was observed for script/semantic knowledge and movement sequences, and should be considered in residential planning for various dementia patients...
  27. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric symptoms and medical illness in patients with dementia: an exploratory study
    Peter Tran
    Center for Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey School of Osteopathic Medicine, 42 E Laurel Road, Suite 1800, Stratford, NJ 08084 1354, USA
    J Am Osteopath Assoc 106:412-4. 2006
    ..To determine the association between neuropsychiatric symptoms and the presence of medical illness among outpatients with mild dementia...
  28. ncbi request reprint Defining the diagnosis of vascular dementia
    Kelly Davis Garrett
    Utah State University and LDS Hospital Neurospecialty Rehabilitation Unit, Salt Lake City, UT 84143 0001, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 11:204-9. 2004
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  29. doi request reprint The impact of region-specific leukoaraiosis on working memory deficits in dementia
    Melissa Lamar
    MRC Center for Neurodegeneration, Department of Psychology Section of Brain Maturation, Institute of Psychiatry, King s College London, M6 01, P050 De Crespigny Park, London SE5 8AH, United Kingdom
    Neuropsychologia 46:2597-601. 2008
    ..Results suggest involvement of anterior (fronto-striatal) and more posterior (inferior parietal) white matter tracts in higher order WM deficits in dementia...