Neelum T Aggarwal

Summary

Affiliation: Rush North Shore Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment
    N T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Panminerva Med 49:183-9. 2007
  2. pmc Mild cognitive impairment in different functional domains and incident Alzheimer's disease
    N T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1479-84. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Motor dysfunction in mild cognitive impairment and the risk of incident Alzheimer disease
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:1763-9. 2006
  4. ncbi request reprint Nursing home placement, day care use, and cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, Institute for Health Aging, Department of Neurological Sciences, College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina St, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:910-5. 2007
  5. ncbi request reprint The apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele and incident Alzheimer's disease in persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3872, USA
    Neurocase 11:3-7. 2005
  6. pmc The association of magnetic resonance imaging measures with cognitive function in a biracial population sample
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, 600 S Paulina Ave, Ste 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:475-82. 2010
  7. pmc Characteristics of MR infarcts associated with dementia and cognitive function in the elderly
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA Neelum_T_Aggarwal rush edu
    Neuroepidemiology 38:41-7. 2012
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive decline and survival in Alzheimer's disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:356-62. 2006
  9. pmc Biracial population study of mortality in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina Ave, Ste 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:767-72. 2009
  10. ncbi request reprint The relation of cigarette smoking to incident Alzheimer's disease in a biracial urban community population
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Armour Academic Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:140-6. 2006

Detail Information

Publications37

  1. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment
    N T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Panminerva Med 49:183-9. 2007
    ....
  2. pmc Mild cognitive impairment in different functional domains and incident Alzheimer's disease
    N T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 76:1479-84. 2005
    ..Little is known about factors that predict transition from mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  3. ncbi request reprint Motor dysfunction in mild cognitive impairment and the risk of incident Alzheimer disease
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 63:1763-9. 2006
    ..Little is known about motor function in mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and its relation to the risk of Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Nursing home placement, day care use, and cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, Institute for Health Aging, Department of Neurological Sciences, College of Nursing, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina St, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 164:910-5. 2007
    ..The aim of this study was to examine the associations of day care use and nursing home placement with the rate of cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease...
  5. ncbi request reprint The apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele and incident Alzheimer's disease in persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612 3872, USA
    Neurocase 11:3-7. 2005
    ..02, 2.63). There was a marginally significant reduction in the effect of epsilon4 in older compared to younger participants (p=.053). The results suggest that possession of an epsilon4 allele does increase risk of AD in persons with MCI...
  6. pmc The association of magnetic resonance imaging measures with cognitive function in a biracial population sample
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, 600 S Paulina Ave, Ste 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:475-82. 2010
    ..White matter hyperintensity volume (WMHV), cerebral infarcts, and total brain volume (TBV) are associated with cognitive function, but few studies have examined these associations in the general population or whether they differ by race...
  7. pmc Characteristics of MR infarcts associated with dementia and cognitive function in the elderly
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA Neelum_T_Aggarwal rush edu
    Neuroepidemiology 38:41-7. 2012
    ..Little information exists on the simultaneous effects of magnetic resonance (MR) infarct characteristics, that may increase the likelihood of dementia or lower cognitive function in community populations...
  8. ncbi request reprint Cognitive decline and survival in Alzheimer's disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:356-62. 2006
    ..To test the association of rate of cognitive decline, an indicator of the severity of the underlying disease process, with risk of death in Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  9. pmc Biracial population study of mortality in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer disease
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina Ave, Ste 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:767-72. 2009
    ..To assess mortality associated with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and Alzheimer disease (AD) among older African Americans and whites from an urban community...
  10. ncbi request reprint The relation of cigarette smoking to incident Alzheimer's disease in a biracial urban community population
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Armour Academic Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:140-6. 2006
    ....
  11. pmc Dietary folate and vitamins B-12 and B-6 not associated with incident Alzheimer's disease
    Martha Clare Morris
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, 1645 W Jackson 675, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 9:435-43. 2006
    ..It is currently not known whether dietary intakes of folate and vitamins B12 and B6, co-factors in the methylation of homocysteine, protect against Alzheimer's disease...
  12. pmc Use of home-based formal services by adult day care clients with Alzheimer's disease
    Kimberly A Skarupski
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, 1645 W Jackson, Chicago, IL, USA
    Home Health Care Serv Q 27:217-39. 2008
    ..To explore the association between adult day care (ADC) attendance and utilization of home-based formal services among people with Alzheimer's Disease (AD)...
  13. pmc The neuropathology of older persons with and without dementia from community versus clinic cohorts
    Julie A Schneider
    Department of Pathology Neuropathology and Neurological Sciences, Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Armour Academic Center, 600 South Paulina Street, Suite 1022F, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 18:691-701. 2009
    ..Overall, clinic-based persons have more Lewy bodies and atypical pathologies. The spectrum of pathologies underlying cognitive impairment in clinic-based cohorts differs from community-based cohorts...
  14. pmc The Minority Aging Research Study: ongoing efforts to obtain brain donation in African Americans without dementia
    Lisa L Barnes
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 S Paulina, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 9:734-45. 2012
    ..The implications of these efforts are discussed...
  15. ncbi request reprint Racial differences in the progression of cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease
    Lisa L Barnes
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Depeartment of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:959-67. 2005
    ..The purpose of the current study was to examine the association of race with rate of cognitive decline in AD...
  16. ncbi request reprint Relation of the tocopherol forms to incident Alzheimer disease and to cognitive change
    Martha Clare Morris
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 81:508-14. 2005
    ..High intake of vitamin E from food (tocopherol), but not from supplements (which usually contain alpha-tocopherol), is inversely associated with Alzheimer disease...
  17. ncbi request reprint Decision rules guiding the clinical diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease in two community-based cohort studies compared to standard practice in a clinic-based cohort study
    David A Bennett
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Chicago, Ill, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 27:169-76. 2006
    ..This approach holds promise for reducing the operational costs of epidemiologic studies of aging and AD...
  18. pmc Accounting for bias due to selective attrition: the example of smoking and cognitive decline
    Jennifer Weuve
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging and Department of Internal Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Epidemiology 23:119-28. 2012
    ..Using inverse-probability-of-attrition weights, we examined the influence of selective attrition on the estimated association of current smoking (vs. never smoking) with cognitive decline...
  19. pmc A battery of tests for assessing cognitive function in older Latino persons
    Kristin R Krueger
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:384-8. 2009
    ..The results suggest that this battery may be useful in epidemiologic research on cognition in older Latinos...
  20. ncbi request reprint The effect of adult day care services on time to nursing home placement in older adults with Alzheimer's disease
    Judith J McCann
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Gerontologist 45:754-63. 2005
    ..This longitudinal study examined whether the use of adult day care services delayed time to nursing home placement in persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  21. ncbi request reprint Neuropathology of older persons without cognitive impairment from two community-based studies
    D A Bennett
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 66:1837-44. 2006
    ..To examine the relation of National Institute on Aging-Reagan (NIA-Reagan) neuropathologic criteria of Alzheimer disease (AD) to level of cognitive function in persons without dementia or mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  22. ncbi request reprint Perceived stress and change in cognitive function among adults 65 years and older
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, 600 South Paulina Ave, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612
    Psychosom Med 76:80-5. 2014
    ..We examined whether higher levels of perceived stress were associated with accelerated decline in cognitive function in older blacks and whites from a community-based population sample...
  23. pmc Perceived stress is associated with subclinical cerebrovascular disease in older adults
    Neelum T Aggarwal
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Chicago, IL Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:53-62. 2014
    ..To examine the association of perceived stress with magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) markers of subclinical cerebrovascular disease in an elderly cohort...
  24. ncbi request reprint The apolipoprotein E epsilon 4 allele and decline in different cognitive systems during a 6-year period
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, 1645 W Jackson Blvd, Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Arch Neurol 59:1154-60. 2002
    ..The apolipoprotein E (APOE) epsilon 4 allele is known to influence risk of AD but it has been difficult to establish whether it affects episodic memory differently from other cognitive functions...
  25. ncbi request reprint Apolipoprotein E epsilon4 allele, AD pathology, and the clinical expression of Alzheimer's disease
    D A Bennett
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Neurology 60:246-52. 2003
    ..To test the hypothesis that the APOE epsilon4 allele is associated with the clinical manifestations of AD through an association with the pathologic hallmarks of disease...
  26. pmc Cognitive activity and the cognitive morbidity of Alzheimer disease
    R S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 75:990-6. 2010
    ..To test the hypothesis that frequent cognitive activity predicts slower cognitive decline before dementia onset in Alzheimer disease (AD) and faster decline thereafter...
  27. ncbi request reprint Cognitive activity and incident AD in a population-based sample of older persons
    R S Wilson
    Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 59:1910-4. 2002
    ..Participation in cognitively stimulating activities is hypothesized to be associated with risk of AD, but knowledge about this association is limited...
  28. ncbi request reprint Natural history of mild cognitive impairment in older persons
    D A Bennett
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, Chicago, IL, USA
    Neurology 59:198-205. 2002
    ..Few large longitudinal studies have compared the natural history of mild cognitive impairment with similar persons without cognitive impairment...
  29. ncbi request reprint Education and the course of cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease
    R S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 South Paulina, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 63:1198-202. 2004
    ..To test the hypothesis that higher level of education is related to more rapid cognitive decline in Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  30. pmc Cognitive decline in incident Alzheimer disease in a community population
    R S Wilson
    Rush AD Center, Rush University Medical Center, 600 South Paulina Avenue, Suite 1038, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 74:951-5. 2010
    ..To measure the cognitive consequences of incident Alzheimer disease (AD) in older African American and white subjects...
  31. ncbi request reprint Parkinsonian signs in subjects with mild cognitive impairment
    P A Boyle
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 65:1901-6. 2005
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Mild cognitive impairment: risk of Alzheimer disease and rate of cognitive decline
    P A Boyle
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Behavioral Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 67:441-5. 2006
    ..To examine the extent to which persons with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) have an increased risk of Alzheimer disease (AD) and a more rapid rate of decline in cognitive function compared to similar persons without cognitive impairment...
  33. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms, cognitive decline, and risk of AD in older persons
    Robert S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center and Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush Presbyterian St Luke s Medical Center, 1645 West Jackson Boulevard, Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 59:364-70. 2002
    ..Cross-sectional and retrospective case-control studies suggest an association of depression symptoms with cognitive impairment and AD, but there have been few prospective studies and their results have been inconsistent...
  34. pmc Change in risk of Alzheimer disease over time
    L E Hebert
    Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, 1645 W Jackson Blvd Suite 675, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neurology 75:786-91. 2010
    ..The increase in numbers of people at the oldest ages in the population will bring an increase in the number of people with AD. Projections of the size of the increase assume the risk of AD is constant...
  35. ncbi request reprint Hallucinations, cognitive decline, and death in Alzheimer's disease
    R S Wilson
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush Institute for Healthy Aging, and Department of Neurological Sciences, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL 60612, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 26:68-75. 2006
    ..Delusions and misperceptions were not strongly related to cognitive decline or mortality. The results suggest that hallucinations in Alzheimer's disease, particularly visual ones, are associated with more rapid progression...
  36. ncbi request reprint Lower extremity motor function and disability in mild cognitive impairment
    P A Boyle
    Rush Alzheimer s Disease Center, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, Illinois 60612, USA
    Exp Aging Res 33:355-71. 2007
    ..These findings suggest that lower extremity motor dysfunction is common and contributes to disability in MCI, but lower extremity motor dysfunction in MCI does not appear to be explained by the vascular factors examined in this study...