Robin C Hilsabeck
Affiliation: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center
- Effect of interferon-alpha on cognitive functioning in patients with chronic hepatitis CRobin C Hilsabeck
Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:16-22. 2005..Additional research is needed to replicate these findings and to explore risk factors for susceptibility to IFN-alpha-induced effects...
- Biopsychosocial predictors of fatigue in chronic hepatitis CRobin C Hilsabeck
Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th Street, STOP 8321, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
J Psychosom Res 58:173-8. 2005..The objective of this study was to investigate the relationship of biopsychosocial variables to fatigue in patients with chronic hepatitis C (CHC) with the goal of identifying areas of possible intervention...
- Cognitive functioning and psychiatric symptomatology in patients with chronic hepatitis CRobin C Hilsabeck
Department of Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas 79430, USA
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:847-54. 2003....
- Partial cross-validation of the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised (WMS-R) General Memory-Attention/Concentration Malingering Index in a nonlitigating sampleRobin C Hilsabeck
University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center, Oklahoma City, OK, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:71-9. 2003..No diagnostic group was significantly more likely to be misclassified. Results support the utility of the GMI-ACI difference score, as well as the WMS-R subtest discriminant function score, in detecting malingering...
- The influence of ethnicity on Symbol Digit Modalities Test performance: an analysis of a multi-ethnic college and hepatitis C patient sampleSid E O'Bryant
Department ot Neuropsychiatry and Behavioral Science, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, Texas, USA
Appl Neuropsychol 14:183-8. 2007..These findings provide preliminary support for the use of the SDMT across ethnically diverse populations in both clinical and normal samples though further analysis is warranted...
- Using an implicit memory task to estimate premorbid memoryRobin C Hilsabeck
Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, 3601 4th Street, Lubbock, TX 79430, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:179-91. 2009..Findings point to the need for caution in interpreting scores on these variables as valid estimates of premorbid memory functioning...
- Neuropsychiatric complications of interferons: classification, neurochemical bases, and managementParviz Malek-Ahmadi
Department of Neuropsychiatry, School of Medicine, Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX 79430 8103, USA
Ann Clin Psychiatry 19:113-23. 2007..Recombinant interferons are widely used for a number of serious illnesses. However, their use is sometimes associated with severe and disabling neuropsychiatric side effects...
- Cognitive dysfunction in chronic hepatitis C: a reviewWilliam Perry
Department of Psychiatry, Hepatology Neurobehavioral Research Program, UCSD Liver Center, University of California, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92108 8707, USA
Dig Dis Sci 53:307-21. 2008..Implications of these findings and directions for future work are discussed...
- Utility of the Repeatable Battery for the Assessment of Neuropsychological Status (RBANS) in patients with end-stage liver disease awaiting liver transplantScott Mooney
Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8212, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:175-86. 2007..In summary, the RBANS appears to adequately characterize known patterns of cognitive dysfunction in ESLD patients...
- Neuropsychological aspects of coinfection with HIV and hepatitis C virusRobin C Hilsabeck
Psychology Service, South Texas Veterans Health Care System, San Antonio, TX 78229 4404, USA
Clin Infect Dis 41:S38-44. 2005..This review summarizes what is known about neuropsychological aspects of monoinfection with HIV and HCV, as well as coinfection, discusses implications of these findings, and suggests future directions for this research area...
- Neuropsychological test performance in patients co-infected with hepatitis C virus and HIVWilliam Perry
Hepatology Neurobehavioral Research Program, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 8218, USA
AIDS 19:S79-84. 2005..To determine the effect of co-infection on neuropsychological performance in relatively healthy hepatitis C virus (HCV)-alone patients when compared with HCV/HIV-co-infected patients...
- Detecting simulated memory impairment: further validation of the Word Completion Memory Test (WCMT)Robin C Hilsabeck
Louisiana State University, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:1025-41. 2005..In conclusion, the WCMT continues to show promise as a measure of simulated memory impairment...
- Neuropsychological impairment in patients with chronic hepatitis CRobin C Hilsabeck
University of California, San Diego Medical Center, San Diego, CA, USA
Hepatology 35:440-6. 2002..Future studies need to determine the effect of this decrease in cognitive function on quality of life...
- Information processing following mild head injuryJudith R O'Jile
Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, University of Mississippi Medical Center, 2500 North State Street, Jackson, MS 39216, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:293-6. 2006..Apparently, head-injured participants were slower to develop, as well as slower to regain, a means of efficiently processing rapidly presented information...
- Neuropsychological and emotional changes during simulated microgravity: effects of triiodothyronine alendronate, and testosteroneWm Drew Gouvier
Department of Psychology, Louisiana State University, Baton Rouge, LA 70803, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 19:153-63. 2004..Resultant data were subjected to repeated measures, between groups analysis of variance testing for all 82 neurocognitive and psychological test measures...
- The Recognition Memory Test Examination of ethnic differences and norm validitySid E O'Bryant
Louisiana State University, Baton Rogue, LA, USA
Arch Clin Neuropsychol 18:135-43. 2003..Test-retest reliabilities were.63 and.64 for RMT Words and Faces, respectively. Results of these studies suggest that re-examination of the current norms for RMT Faces is warranted for adults aged...
- Introduction to the Hepatic Encephalopathy Scoring Algorithm (HESA)Tarek I Hassanein
Department of Medicine, Hepatology Neurobehavioral Research Program, UCSD Liver Center, University of California, 200 West Arbor Drive, San Diego, CA 92108 8707, USA
Dig Dis Sci 53:529-38. 2008..The results also suggest HESA may be more sensitive to mental status impairment in the middle grades of HE than WHC. These findings suggest HESA holds promise as a multi-method approach to grading all levels of HE...
- Utility of the trail making test in the assessment of malingering in a sample of mild traumatic brain injury litigantsSid E O'Bryant
University at Albany, State University of New York, Albany, NY 12222, USA
Clin Neuropsychol 17:69-74. 2003..Results of the present study suggest using caution when interpreting TMT scores as markers of malingering in TBI litigants...
- Neuropsychiatric aspects of coinfection with HIV and hepatitis C virusAntoine Douaihy
Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
AIDS Read 18:425-32, 438-9. 2008..An integrated, flexible, and interdisciplinary team approach model of treating patients who are coinfected is presented with specific recommendations for clinicians working with this population...