G Webster Ross

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Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Brain organochlorines and Lewy pathology: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819, USA
    Mov Disord 27:1418-24. 2012
  2. pmc Glutathione Peroxidase 4 is associated with Neuromelanin in Substantia Nigra and Dystrophic Axons in Putamen of Parkinson's brain
    Frederick P Bellinger
    Cell and Molecular Biology Department, John A, Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813 USA
    Mol Neurodegener 6:8. 2011
  3. doi request reprint Pre-motor features of Parkinson's disease: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study experience
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S199-202. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Association of olfactory dysfunction with risk for future Parkinson's disease
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:167-73. 2008
  5. pmc Characterization of Japanese-American men with a single neocortical AD lesion type
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, 846 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 29:1448-55. 2008
  6. ncbi request reprint AD lesions and infarcts in demented and non-demented Japanese-American men
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Kuakini Medical Center, University of Hawaii, 846 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:98-103. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent clinical-pathologic research on the causes of dementia in late life: update from the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Lon White
    Honolulu Asia Aging Study, Kuakini Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 18:224-7. 2005
  8. pmc Bowel movement frequency in late-life and substantia nigra neuron density at death
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Mov Disord 24:371-6. 2009
  9. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele genotype and the effect of depressive symptoms on the risk of dementia in men: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Fumiko Irie
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:906-12. 2008
  10. doi request reprint White matter lesions on brain magnetic resonance imaging scan and 5-year cognitive decline: the Honolulu-Asia aging study
    Michiko Inaba
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1484-9. 2011

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  1. pmc Brain organochlorines and Lewy pathology: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819, USA
    Mov Disord 27:1418-24. 2012
    ..013), the results were insignificant when correcting for multiple testing. Although consistent with earlier accounts of an association between organochlorines and clinical PD, associations with Lewy pathology warrant further study...
  2. pmc Glutathione Peroxidase 4 is associated with Neuromelanin in Substantia Nigra and Dystrophic Axons in Putamen of Parkinson's brain
    Frederick P Bellinger
    Cell and Molecular Biology Department, John A, Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96813 USA
    Mol Neurodegener 6:8. 2011
    ..abstract:..
  3. doi request reprint Pre-motor features of Parkinson's disease: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study experience
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, Hawaii 96819, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 18:S199-202. 2012
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  4. ncbi request reprint Association of olfactory dysfunction with risk for future Parkinson's disease
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, University of Hawaii John A Burns School of Medicine, Honolulu, HI 96819, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:167-73. 2008
    ..This study examines the association of olfactory dysfunction with future development of PD in Honolulu-Asia Aging Study cohort members..
  5. pmc Characterization of Japanese-American men with a single neocortical AD lesion type
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, 846 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 29:1448-55. 2008
    ..Only the NP+NFT group showed a "dose-response" relationship with greater probability of dementia with higher neocortical frequencies of either AD lesion. The single neocortical AD lesion groups do not appear to represent early AD...
  6. ncbi request reprint AD lesions and infarcts in demented and non-demented Japanese-American men
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Kuakini Medical Center, University of Hawaii, 846 South Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ann Neurol 57:98-103. 2005
    ..Prevention of cerebrovascular lesions may be critically important in preserving late-life cognitive function...
  7. ncbi request reprint Recent clinical-pathologic research on the causes of dementia in late life: update from the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Lon White
    Honolulu Asia Aging Study, Kuakini Medical Center, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 18:224-7. 2005
    ..The results suggest that clinical diagnosis of dementia made during life may fail to reflect the pathogenic complexity of this condition in very elderly persons...
  8. pmc Bowel movement frequency in late-life and substantia nigra neuron density at death
    Helen Petrovitch
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Mov Disord 24:371-6. 2009
    ..Constipation is associated with low SN neuron density independent of the presence of LB...
  9. doi request reprint Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele genotype and the effect of depressive symptoms on the risk of dementia in men: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Fumiko Irie
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:906-12. 2008
    ..Recently, depression has also become recognized as a risk factor for dementia. However, the possible effect of the APOE genotype on the association between depression and dementia is unexamined...
  10. doi request reprint White matter lesions on brain magnetic resonance imaging scan and 5-year cognitive decline: the Honolulu-Asia aging study
    Michiko Inaba
    Department of Geriatric Medicine, John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 59:1484-9. 2011
    ..To study white matter lesions (WMLs) and 5-year cognitive decline in elderly Japanese-American men...
  11. ncbi request reprint Association of olfactory dysfunction with incidental Lewy bodies
    G Webster Ross
    Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, Hawaii, USA
    Mov Disord 21:2062-7. 2006
    ..0 (P = 0.02). Olfactory dysfunction is associated with ILB. If incidental Lewy bodies represent presymptomatic stage of PD, olfactory testing may be a useful screening tool to identify those at high risk for developing PD...
  12. ncbi request reprint Bowel movement frequency in late-life and incidental Lewy bodies
    Robert D Abbott
    Division of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Virginia School of Medicine, Charlottesville, Virginia 22908 0717, and Veterans Affairs Pacific Islands Health Care System, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Mov Disord 22:1581-6. 2007
    ..Infrequent bowel movements are associated with ILB. Findings provide evidence that constipation can predate the extrapyramidal signs of PD. Constipation could be one of the earliest markers of the beginning of PD processes...
  13. pmc Low dietary vitamin D predicts 34-year incident stroke: the Honolulu Heart Program
    Gotaro Kojima
    The John A Hartford Foundation Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, Department of Geriatric Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Stroke 43:2163-7. 2012
    ..Vitamin D deficiency has been reported to contribute to the risk of cardiovascular disease, especially stroke. We examined the relationship between dietary vitamin D intake and 34-year incident stroke...
  14. ncbi request reprint Parkinsonian signs and substantia nigra neuron density in decendents elders without PD
    G Webster Ross
    Honolulu Department of Veteran s Affairs, Honolulu, HI, USA
    Ann Neurol 56:532-9. 2004
    ..There was a significant association of increasing number of signs present with decreasing neuron density in both quadrants (p = 0.001 for trend). Low SN neuron density may be the basis for parkinsonian signs in the elderly without PD...
  15. pmc Coffee intake in midlife and risk of dementia and its neuropathologic correlates
    Rebecca P Gelber
    Honolulu Asia Aging Study at Kuakini Medical Center, VA Pacific Islands Healthcare System, Honolulu, HI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 23:607-15. 2011
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  16. pmc Does cultural assimilation influence prevalence and presentation of depressive symptoms in older Japanese American men? The Honolulu-Asia aging study
    Nobuharu Harada
    John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatrics, Department of Geriatric Medicine, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:337-45. 2012
    ..We studied the influence of cultural assimilation on the prevalence and presentation of depressive symptoms in elderly Japanese American men...
  17. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular pathology and dementia in autopsied Honolulu-Asia Aging Study participants
    Lon White
    Kuakini Medical Center, 846 S Hotel Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 977:9-23. 2002
    ..The cerebrovascular lesion type most essentially and inclusively related to dementia was multiple microinfarction...
  18. pmc Late-life hemoglobin and the incidence of Parkinson's disease
    Robert D Abbott
    Department of Statistics, Radiation Effects Research Foundation, Minami Ku, Hiroshima, Japan
    Neurobiol Aging 33:914-20. 2012
    ..While Hb declines with advancing age, evidence suggests that Hb that remains high in elderly men is associated with an increased risk of PD...
  19. ncbi request reprint High density lipoprotein cholesterol and the risk of stroke in elderly men: the Honolulu heart program
    J David Curb
    Pacific Health Research Institute, Honolulu, HI 96817, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 160:150-7. 2004
    ..These findings suggest that HDL cholesterol level is inversely related to the risk of thromboembolic stroke in elderly men. Whether HDL cholesterol alters the effect of other factors on stroke risk in elderly men warrants further study...
  20. ncbi request reprint Are depressive symptoms a risk factor for mortality in elderly Japanese American men?: the Honolulu-Asia Aging Study
    Junji Takeshita
    The Honolulu Asia Aging Study, Kuakini Medical Center, 4th Floor, 1356 Lusitana Street, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1127-32. 2002
    ..This study determined the influence of depressive symptoms on subsequent mortality of all causes...
  21. doi request reprint Modeling regional vulnerability to Alzheimer pathology
    Donald R Royall
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, TX 78284 7792, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 33:1556-63. 2012
    ..This is the first application of LGC models to spatially-ordered data. The result is a quantification of the interindividual variation in the interregional vulnerability to Alzheimer's disease lesions...
  22. ncbi request reprint Risk of hospitalized stroke in men enrolled in the Honolulu Heart Program and the Framingham Study: A comparison of incidence and risk factor effects
    Beatriz L Rodriguez
    Division of Clinical Epidemiology, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii at Manoa, USA
    Stroke 33:230-6. 2002
    ..Our purpose was to compare the 20-year incidence of hospitalized stroke between Japanese-American men in the Honolulu Heart Program and white men in the Framingham Study...
  23. ncbi request reprint The diagnosis and differential diagnosis of dementia
    G Webster Ross
    Honolulu Department of Veterans Affairs, John A Burns School of Medicine, University of Hawaii, Pacific Health Research Institute, 846 South Hotel Street, Suite 307, Honolulu, HI 96813, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:455-76. 2002
    ..The need for early recognition makes the development of diagnostic tools, such as quantitative or functional neuroimaging, and genetic or clinical biologic markers essential...