John Stirling Meyer

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Affiliation: Texas Medical Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Feasibility of treating mild cognitive impairment with cholinesterase inhibitors
    John Stirling Meyer
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Department of Neurology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:586-8. 2002
  2. ncbi MRI abnormalities associated with mild cognitive impairments of vascular (VMCI) versus neurodegenerative (NMCI) types prodromal for vascular and Alzheimer's dementias
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 2:579-85. 2005
  3. ncbi MRI identifies MCI subtypes: vascular versus neurodegenerative
    John S Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurol Sci 229:121-9. 2005
  4. ncbi Risk factors accelerating cerebral degenerative changes, cognitive decline and dementia
    J S Meyer
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:1050-61. 1999
  5. ncbi Risk factors for cerebral hypoperfusion, mild cognitive impairment, and dementia
    J S Meyer
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, 77030, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 21:161-9. 2000
  6. ncbi Is mild cognitive impairment prodromal for vascular dementia like Alzheimer's disease?
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Stroke 33:1981-5. 2002
  7. ncbi Validating mini-mental status, cognitive capacity screening and Hamilton depression scales utilizing subjects with vascular headaches
    J S Meyer
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Bldg 110, Room 225, Holcombe Boulevard 151A, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:430-5. 2001
  8. ncbi MRI confirms mild cognitive impairments prodromal for Alzheimer's, vascular and Parkinson-Lewy body dementias
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, and Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    J Neurol Sci 257:97-104. 2007
  9. ncbi Progression of mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's or vascular dementia versus normative aging among elderly Chinese
    Juebin Huang
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 2:571-8. 2005
  10. ncbi Donepezil treatment of vascular dementia
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 977:482-6. 2002

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Publications21

  1. ncbi Feasibility of treating mild cognitive impairment with cholinesterase inhibitors
    John Stirling Meyer
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Department of Neurology, Veterans Administration Medical Center, 2002 Holcombe Boulevard, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:586-8. 2002
  2. ncbi MRI abnormalities associated with mild cognitive impairments of vascular (VMCI) versus neurodegenerative (NMCI) types prodromal for vascular and Alzheimer's dementias
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 2:579-85. 2005
    ..Subjects converting to DAT and VaD confirmed ultimate diagnosis during MCI staging. In "mixed cases" the predominant MRI pathology was judged the primary cause...
  3. ncbi MRI identifies MCI subtypes: vascular versus neurodegenerative
    John S Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas 77030, USA
    J Neurol Sci 229:121-9. 2005
    ..The incidence of MCI in those over age 70, with confirmed cognitive declines when tested 2 years later, is around 23%, but some spontaneously improve...
  4. ncbi Risk factors accelerating cerebral degenerative changes, cognitive decline and dementia
    J S Meyer
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:1050-61. 1999
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  5. ncbi Risk factors for cerebral hypoperfusion, mild cognitive impairment, and dementia
    J S Meyer
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, Veterans Administration Medical Center, 77030, Houston, TX, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 21:161-9. 2000
    ..TIAs, hypertension, and hyperlipidemia correlated with VAD. Excessive cortical perfusional decrease, gray and white matter hypodensities, and cerebral atrophy correlate with cognitive decline...
  6. ncbi Is mild cognitive impairment prodromal for vascular dementia like Alzheimer's disease?
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Tex 77030, USA
    Stroke 33:1981-5. 2002
    ..It was posited that MCI, identified by criteria described here, might present as a prodrome for VaD and AD...
  7. ncbi Validating mini-mental status, cognitive capacity screening and Hamilton depression scales utilizing subjects with vascular headaches
    J S Meyer
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Bldg 110, Room 225, Holcombe Boulevard 151A, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:430-5. 2001
    ..Testing by means of all three scales concurrently provides useful information for longitudinal research among the elderly...
  8. ncbi MRI confirms mild cognitive impairments prodromal for Alzheimer's, vascular and Parkinson-Lewy body dementias
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, and Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Michael E DeBakey Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77098, USA
    J Neurol Sci 257:97-104. 2007
    ..MRI abnormalities are characterized among MCI subjects prodromal for dementia of Alzheimer's disease (DAT), vascular dementia (VaD) and Parkinson-Lewy body dementia (PLBD)...
  9. ncbi Progression of mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's or vascular dementia versus normative aging among elderly Chinese
    Juebin Huang
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Curr Alzheimer Res 2:571-8. 2005
    ..Identification of MCI among elderly populations provides the possibilities for dementia prevention and treatment within prodromal stages...
  10. ncbi Donepezil treatment of vascular dementia
    John Stirling Meyer
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Texas, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 977:482-6. 2002
    ..This study suggests that cholinergic deficits in VaD are due to neuronal ischemic damage with loss of acetylcholine and that treatment of VaD with cholinesterase inhibitors is a rational therapy...
  11. ncbi Depressive symptoms among cognitively normal versus cognitively impaired elderly subjects
    Y Li
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:455-61. 2001
    ..CONCLUSION: Mild to moderate depression is a common comorbidity with organic dementia, especially VAD, but associated depression is independent of severity of cognitive impairments...
  12. ncbi Longitudinal follow-up of depressive symptoms among normal versus cognitively impaired elderly
    Y S Li
    Cerebrovascular Research Laboratories, Veterans Administration Medical Center, Houston, TX 77030, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:718-27. 2001
    ..Early depressive symptoms among subjects with MCI may represent a preclinical sign and should be considered as a risk factor for impending DAT or VAD among the elderly...
  13. ncbi Reversible cognitive decline accompanies migraine and cluster headaches
    J S Meyer
    Cerebrovascular Research, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Headache 40:638-46. 2000
    ..Cognitive decline was promptly relieved by serotonin agonists and sleep. Disorders of cerebral serotoninergic projection systems appear to cause these reversible cognitive impairments...
  14. ncbi Acetazolamide testing of cerebral vasodilator capacity provokes "vascular" but not tension headaches
    T Shirai
    Department of Neurology, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, Tex, USA
    Headache 36:589-94. 1996
    ..Patients with tension headaches and controls without history of headache did not develop head pain after acetazolamide...
  15. ncbi Age-related cerebrovascular disease alters the symptomatic course of migraine
    J S Meyer
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory and Radiology Service, Baylor College of Medicine, Houston, TX, USA
    Cephalalgia 18:202-8; discussion 171. 1998
    ..Progressive impairments of cerebral vasodilator capacitance among migraineurs were associated with: (i) reductions in frequency and severity of migrainous cephalalgia and (ii) appearance of late-life migrainous accompaniments...
  16. ncbi Cerebral hyperemia during spontaneous cluster headaches with excessive cerebral vasoconstriction to hyperoxia
    J Kawamura
    Cerebral Blood Flow Laboratory, Veterans Affairs Medical Center, Houston, Texas 77211
    Headache 31:222-7. 1991
    ..Rapid termination of head pain by hyperoxia associated with excessive cerebral vasoconstriction suggests that this vascular phenomenon is unique to cluster headache and offers clues to its pathogenesis...
  17. ncbi Cross-cultural comparison of mild cognitive impairment between China and USA
    Gelin Xu
    Department of Neurology, Nanjing General Hospital of PLA, Nanjing, PR China
    Curr Alzheimer Res 1:55-61. 2004
    ..Differences in genetic factors, cultures, educational levels, and preventive treatments of vascular risk factors are proposed as responsible for this uneven geographic distribution for different types of dementia...
  18. ncbi Feasibility of vascular dementia treatment with cholinesterase inhibitors
    Yansheng Li
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:194-6. 2002
  19. ncbi Flow diversion in transcranial Doppler ultrasound is associated with better improvement in patients with acute middle cerebral artery occlusion
    Yo Sik Kim
    Department of Neurology, Wonkwang University School of Medicine and Wonkwang Medical Science Research Center, Jeonbuk, Korea
    Cerebrovasc Dis 21:74-8. 2006
    ..FD is thought to represent the collateral blood flow to the occluded MCA territory, but it is unclear whether or not FD lessens the stroke severity or leads to improved outcome...
  20. ncbi Adapting mini-mental state examination for dementia screening among illiterate or minimally educated elderly Chinese
    Gelin Xu
    Department of Neurology, Xijing Hospital, Fourth Military Medical University, Xi an, PR, China
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:609-16. 2003
    ..Illiteracy is prevalent among current elderly Chinese. There are few brief cognitive tests in Chinese designed to screen those possibly demented for more detailed evaluation in a clinical setting...
  21. ncbi Cognitive performance after carotid angioplasty and stenting with brain protection devices
    Gelin Xu
    Department of Neurology, Jinling Hospital, Nanjing University School of Medicine, Nanjing, Jiangsu, China
    Neurol Res 29:251-5. 2007
    ..This study is aimed at investigating pattern and degree of cognitive changes after CAS among patients with high-grade carotid stenosis...