J D Davis

Summary

Affiliation: Rhode Island Hospital
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric aspects of hypothyroidism and treatment reversibility.
    J D Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 32:49-65. 2007
  2. doi request reprint A telephone-delivered psychosocial intervention improves dementia caregiver adjustment following nursing home placement
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:380-7. 2011
  3. pmc Thyroid hormone levels in the prefrontal cortex of post-mortem brains of Alzheimer's disease patients
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Curr Aging Sci 1:175-81. 2008
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neuropsychiatric aspects of subclinical hypothyroidism: significance in the elderly
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital Physicians Office Building, Suite 430, 110 Lockwood Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:384-90. 2003
  5. pmc Impact of frontal systems behavioral functioning in dementia on caregiver burden
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Rhode Island Hospital Neuropsychology Program, Physicians Office Building, Suite 430, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:43-9. 2007
  6. pmc A longitudinal study of drivers with Alzheimer disease
    B R Ott
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurology 70:1171-8. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative modeling of category learning in amnesic patients
    J V Filoteo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 7:1-19. 2001
  8. pmc Computerized maze navigation and on-road performance by drivers with dementia
    Brian R Ott
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:18-25. 2008
  9. ncbi request reprint A possible role of the striatum in linear and nonlinear category learning: evidence from patients with Huntington's disease
    J V Filoteo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Behav Neurosci 115:786-98. 2001
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological sequelae of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome: a critical review
    Mark S Aloia
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:772-85. 2004

Research Grants

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Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychiatric aspects of hypothyroidism and treatment reversibility.
    J D Davis
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Minerva Endocrinol 32:49-65. 2007
    ..The potential role of autoimmunity in neuropsychiatric symptoms and treatment resistance is addressed. Limitations of the current literature and future directions are discussed...
  2. doi request reprint A telephone-delivered psychosocial intervention improves dementia caregiver adjustment following nursing home placement
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Rhode Island Hospital, Alpert Medical School of Brown University, RI, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 26:380-7. 2011
    ..Study the preliminary efficacy of a telephone intervention, Family Intervention: Telephone Tracking-Nursing Home (FITT-NH) for improving dementia caregivers' adjustment following nursing home placement...
  3. pmc Thyroid hormone levels in the prefrontal cortex of post-mortem brains of Alzheimer's disease patients
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown University, Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Curr Aging Sci 1:175-81. 2008
    ..Reduced conversion of T(4) to T(3) in AD may be associated with both AD pathology and the clinical presentation of dementia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neuropsychiatric aspects of subclinical hypothyroidism: significance in the elderly
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Brown Medical School, Rhode Island Hospital Physicians Office Building, Suite 430, 110 Lockwood Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:384-90. 2003
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize existing data on the cognitive and neuropsychiatric consequences of subclinical hypothyroidism, benefits of treatment, and recommendations for screening and monitoring in older adults...
  5. pmc Impact of frontal systems behavioral functioning in dementia on caregiver burden
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    Rhode Island Hospital Neuropsychology Program, Physicians Office Building, Suite 430, 593 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:43-9. 2007
    ..Results argue for including strategies for managing frontal systems behavioral problems, particularly executive dysfunction and disinhibition, in dementia caregiver interventions...
  6. pmc A longitudinal study of drivers with Alzheimer disease
    B R Ott
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University, Providence, RI, USA
    Neurology 70:1171-8. 2008
    ..The goal of this study was to define the natural progression of driving impairment in persons who initially have very mild to mild dementia...
  7. ncbi request reprint Quantitative modeling of category learning in amnesic patients
    J V Filoteo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92161, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 7:1-19. 2001
    ..These results suggest that the brain regions damaged in amnesia are not involved in category learning or memory for the category structures...
  8. pmc Computerized maze navigation and on-road performance by drivers with dementia
    Brian R Ott
    Department of Clinical Neurosciences, Brown University, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:18-25. 2008
    ..Measurement of maze task performance appears to be useful in the assessment of older drivers at risk for hazardous driving...
  9. ncbi request reprint A possible role of the striatum in linear and nonlinear category learning: evidence from patients with Huntington's disease
    J V Filoteo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Behav Neurosci 115:786-98. 2001
    ..Overall, these results suggest that HD can result in a deficit in learning both linear and nonlinear categorization rules...
  10. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological sequelae of obstructive sleep apnea-hypopnea syndrome: a critical review
    Mark S Aloia
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 02906, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:772-85. 2004
    ..The results are discussed in the context of a neurofunctional theory for the effects of OSAHS on the brain...
  11. pmc Psychosocial predictors of dementia caregiver desire to institutionalize: caregiver, care recipient, and family relationship factors
    Mary Beth Spitznagel
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:16-20. 2006
    ..Dementia knowledge was associated with higher DIS, suggesting that educational programs alone may not be helpful to delay institutionalization...
  12. pmc Unique contribution of family functioning in caregivers of patients with mild to moderate dementia
    Geoffrey Tremont
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 21:170-4. 2006
    ..e., spouse or child). These findings suggest that including a family systems component in caregiver interventions may be beneficial in reducing burden in these very distressed individuals...
  13. ncbi request reprint Neurobehavioral functioning in thyroid disorders
    Geoffrey Tremont
    Department of Psychiatry, Rhode Island Hospital, Physicians Office Building, 596 Eddy Street, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    Med Health R I 86:318-22. 2003
  14. pmc Premorbid relationship satisfaction and caregiver burden in dementia caregivers
    Pamela Lea Steadman
    University of Rhode Island, Kingston, Rhode Island Hospital, Providence, RI 02903, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 20:115-9. 2007
    ..Findings are independent of length of caregiving, disease severity, care recipient daily functioning, and relationship type. Relationship satisfaction may be an important contributor to caregiver burden...
  15. ncbi request reprint Recognition memory for hand positions and spatial locations in patients with Huntington's disease: differential visuospatial memory impairment?
    Jennifer Duncan Davis
    University of Utah, USA
    Cortex 39:239-53. 2003
    ..Results provide preliminary support for the role of the caudate nucleus in both allocentric and egocentric spatial memory...
  16. ncbi request reprint Boston naming performance distinguishes between Lewy body and Alzheimer's dementias
    Vanessa G Williams
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:925-31. 2007
    ..005), with an accuracy of up to 85%. Results suggest that error analysis of BNT responses may be useful in distinguishing between patients with DLB and AD...
  17. ncbi request reprint Differential impact of executive function on visual memory tasks
    Richard O Temple
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:480-90. 2006
    ..These findings increase our understanding of the executive contribution to two common visual memory tests and may aid in the clinical interpretation of seemingly discrepant visual memory performance...

Research Grants1

  1. Dementia Caregiver Treatment for Nursing Home Transition
    Jennifer Davis; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..This low-cost intervention may be useful as part of routine care for dementia caregivers transitioning their family member to long-term care facilities. ..