Eric B Larson
Affiliation: Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago
- Tolerance of a virtual reality intervention for attention remediation in persons with severe TBIEric B Larson
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Brain Inj 25:274-81. 2011..To evaluate the feasibility of applying virtual reality and robotics technology to improve attention in patients with severe traumatic brain injury (TBI) in the early stages of recovery...
- Postconcussive complaints, cognition, symptom attribution and effort among veteransEric B Larson
Brain Injury Medicine and Rehabilitation Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:88-95. 2013..Finally, these findings highlight a need for routine assessment of patients' perception of their injury to identify cases that may require psychotherapy to address any misattributions that develop...
- The effect of sleep medications on cognitive recovery from traumatic brain injuryEric B Larson
Department of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, Illinois 60611, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 25:61-7. 2010..To summarize the literature on the available pharmacotherapy for insomnia and the adverse cognitive effects of those options in persons with traumatic brain injury (TBI)...
- Assessing executive functions in traumatic brain injury: an exploratory study of the Executive InterviewEric B Larson
Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, USA
Percept Mot Skills 106:725-36. 2008..Further study of the EXIT 25 is justified with a larger sample of inpatients, although caution should be exercised when using the EXIT 25 in mildly impaired outpatients...
- Rasch analysis of the Executive Interview (The EXIT-25) and introduction of an abridged version (The Quick EXIT)Eric B Larson
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, Feinberg School of Medicine, Northwestern University, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:389-94. 2010..To evaluate the psychometric properties of the Executive Interview (EXIT-25) and to propose modifications that will improve those properties...
- A "virtually minimal" visuo-haptic training of attention in severe traumatic brain injuryAssaf Y Dvorkin
Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 345 E, Superior Street, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Neuroeng Rehabil 10:92. 2013..Interactive technology may provide new opportunities for rehabilitation in inpatients who are earlier in their recovery...
- Acupuncture for treatment of insomnia in patients with traumatic brain injury: a pilot intervention studyFelise S Zollman
Departments of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation and Neurology, Northwestern University Feinberg School of Medicine, Chicago, IL 60611, USA
J Head Trauma Rehabil 27:135-42. 2012..To assess the efficacy of acupuncture in treating insomnia in traumatic brain injury (TBI) survivors as compared to medication, to determine whether acupuncture has fewer cognitive and affective adverse effects than does medication...
- Treatment challenges with profound behaviour disturbance after traumatic brain injury: A case reportAssaf Y Dvorkin
Sensory Motor Performance Program, Rehabilitation Institute of Chicago, 345 East Superior Street, Chicago, IL, 60611, USA
Brain Inj 27:957-61. 2013..There is limited guidance on how to approach therapy that will maximize the patient's tolerance and participation and how to measure meaningful progress...
- The rising tide of dementia worldwideEric B Larson
Group Health Center for Health Studies, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Lancet 372:430-2. 2008
- Central auditory dysfunction in older persons with memory impairment or Alzheimer dementiaGeorge A Gates
Department of Otolaryngology Head and Neck Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
Arch Otolaryngol Head Neck Surg 134:771-7. 2008..To assess the effect of memory impairment on central auditory function...
- Trends in the prevalence and mortality of cognitive impairment in the United States: is there evidence of a compression of cognitive morbidity?Kenneth M Langa
Division of General Medicine, Department of Medicine, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI, USA
Alzheimers Dement 4:134-44. 2008..To assess the impact of these multiple trends, we compared the prevalence and 2-year mortality of cognitive impairment (CI) consistent with dementia in the United States in 1993 to 1995 and 2002 to 2004...
- Longitudinal change in positive affect in community-dwelling older personsBrenda F Kurland
Clinical Research Division, Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, Washington 98109, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 54:1846-53. 2006..To determine whether positive affect, defined as emotional contentment and happiness, remains stable in late life and to identify predictors of longitudinal change in positive affect...
- Functional status is a confounder of the association of influenza vaccine and risk of all cause mortality in seniorsLisa A Jackson
Center for Health Studies, Group Health Cooperative, Seattle, WA 98101, USA
Int J Epidemiol 35:345-52. 2006....
- Alcohol and cognitive performance: a longitudinal study of older Japanese Americans. The Kame ProjectGail E Bond
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 17:653-68. 2005..Recent data demonstrate that moderate consumption of alcohol (13-52 grams of ethanol per day) may be beneficial to cognitive functioning among older adults...
- Older adults and functional decline: a cross-cultural comparisonSusan M McCurry
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98115 2053, USA
Int Psychogeriatr 14:161-79. 2002....
- Predictors of functional change: a longitudinal study of nondemented people aged 65 and olderLi Wang
Departments of Medicine, Biostatistics, and Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1525-34. 2002..To identify factors associated with functional change in an older population and investigate interactions among selected potential risk factors...
- Exercise plus behavioral management in patients with Alzheimer disease: a randomized controlled trialLinda Teri
Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
JAMA 290:2015-22. 2003..Exercise training for patients with Alzheimer disease combined with teaching caregivers how to manage behavioral problems may help decrease the frailty and behavioral impairment that are often prevalent in patients with Alzheimer disease...
- Test bias in a cognitive test: differential item functioning in the CASIPaul K Crane
Medicine and Public Health and Community Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle 98104, USA
Stat Med 23:241-56. 2004..Some preliminary suggestions for how to deal with items found to have DIF in cognitive tests are made. The advantages of the DIF detection techniques we developed are discussed in relation to other techniques for the evaluation of DIF...
- Exercise, aging, and Alzheimer diseaseEric B Larson
Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 18:54-6. 2004
- Effect of vascular lesions on cognition in Alzheimer's disease: a community-based studyRobert G Riekse
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1442-8. 2004....
- Footwear style and risk of falls in older adultsThomas D Koepsell
Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 52:1495-501. 2004..To determine how the risk of a fall in an older adult varies in relation to style of footwear worn...
- Subjective memory deterioration and future dementia in people aged 65 and olderLi Wang
Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 52:2045-51. 2004..To study whether subjective memory deterioration is associated with future dementia in older people...
- Education modifies the effect of apolipoprotein epsilon 4 on cognitive declineMarie Florence Shadlen
Department of Medicine, Division of Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, 325 9th Avenue, Box 359755, Seattle, WA 98104 2499, USA
Neurobiol Aging 26:17-24. 2005..To assess the influence of education on the association between apolipoprotein E and cognitive change...
- Performance on the CERAD neuropsychology battery of two samples of Japanese-American elders: norms for persons with and without dementiaGerda G Fillenbaum
Center for the Study of Aging and Human Development, Box 3003, Duke University Medical Center, Durham, NC 27710, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:192-201. 2005..This battery is useful for comparative epidemiological studies of dementia in minority populations...
- Clinical and neuropathological characteristics of hippocampal sclerosis: a community-based studyJames B Leverenz
Veterans Affairs Northwest Network Mental Illness Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, 1660 S Columbian Way, 116 MIRECC, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
Arch Neurol 59:1099-106. 2002..However, these studies were from selected samples and therefore are not necessarily representative of patients seen in the general medical community...