D Q Beversdorf

Summary

Affiliation: The Ohio State University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Increased discrimination of "false memories" in autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, 1654 Upham Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:8734-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint Timing of prenatal stressors and autism
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:471-8. 2005
  3. pmc The effect of semantic and emotional context on written recall for verbal language in high functioning adults with autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Ohio State University Medical Centre, Department of Neurology, Columbus 43210, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 65:685-92. 1998
  4. ncbi request reprint Brief report: macrographia in high-functioning adults with autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, 1654 Upham Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 31:97-101. 2001
  5. pmc Depressive symptoms, omega-6:omega-3 fatty acids, and inflammation in older adults
    Janice K Kiecolt-Glaser
    Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1670 Upham Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:217-24. 2007
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of auditory stressors on cognitive flexibility
    Ashleigh Hillier
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Neurocase 12:228-31. 2006
  7. ncbi request reprint High-resolution 8 Tesla imaging of the formalin-fixed normal human hippocampus
    Donald W Chakeres
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1228, USA
    Clin Anat 18:88-91. 2005
  8. pmc Financial and psychological risk attitudes associated with two single nucleotide polymorphisms in the nicotine receptor (CHRNA4) gene
    Brian E Roe
    Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6704. 2009
  9. ncbi request reprint A pilot open-label trial of citalopram for restless activity and aberrant motor behaviors in Alzheimer disease
    Douglas W Scharre
    Division of Cognitive Neurology, Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:687-91. 2003
  10. doi request reprint Self-administered Gerocognitive Examination (SAGE): a brief cognitive assessment Instrument for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and early dementia
    Douglas W Scharre
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 24:64-71. 2010

Research Grants

Detail Information

Publications36

  1. pmc Increased discrimination of "false memories" in autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, 1654 Upham Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 97:8734-7. 2000
    ..Research directed at defining the range of tasks performed superiorly by high-functioning individuals with ASD will be important for optimal vocational rehabilitation...
  2. ncbi request reprint Timing of prenatal stressors and autism
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 35:471-8. 2005
    ..Future prospective studies would be needed to confirm this finding...
  3. pmc The effect of semantic and emotional context on written recall for verbal language in high functioning adults with autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Ohio State University Medical Centre, Department of Neurology, Columbus 43210, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 65:685-92. 1998
    ....
  4. ncbi request reprint Brief report: macrographia in high-functioning adults with autism spectrum disorder
    D Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University Medical Center, 1654 Upham Drive, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 31:97-101. 2001
    ..This finding may correlate with the anatomical abnormalities present in the cerebellum of individuals with autism spectrum disorder...
  5. pmc Depressive symptoms, omega-6:omega-3 fatty acids, and inflammation in older adults
    Janice K Kiecolt-Glaser
    Department of Psychiatry, Ohio State University College of Medicine, 1670 Upham Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Psychosom Med 69:217-24. 2007
    ..Dietary intakes of omega-3 (n-3) and omega-6 (n-6) PUFAs also influence inflammation; high n-6:n-3 ratios enhance proinflammatory cytokine production, although n-3 has anti-inflammatory properties...
  6. ncbi request reprint The effect of auditory stressors on cognitive flexibility
    Ashleigh Hillier
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Neurocase 12:228-31. 2006
    ..These findings suggest that stress caused by an auditory stressor may negatively impact performance on more complex tasks requiring a rapid search of the semantic and lexical associative networks...
  7. ncbi request reprint High-resolution 8 Tesla imaging of the formalin-fixed normal human hippocampus
    Donald W Chakeres
    Department of Radiology, University Hospital, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210 1228, USA
    Clin Anat 18:88-91. 2005
    ..High field, high-resolution MRI can be used to depict multiple layers of the formalin-fixed human hippocampus in vitro using an 8 T whole-body scanner, a TEM coil, and short acquisition times compatible with human imaging in vivo...
  8. pmc Financial and psychological risk attitudes associated with two single nucleotide polymorphisms in the nicotine receptor (CHRNA4) gene
    Brian E Roe
    Department of Agricultural, Environmental and Development Economics, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    PLoS ONE 4:e6704. 2009
    ....
  9. ncbi request reprint A pilot open-label trial of citalopram for restless activity and aberrant motor behaviors in Alzheimer disease
    Douglas W Scharre
    Division of Cognitive Neurology, Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 11:687-91. 2003
    ..In a prospective, open-label pilot study in probable-Alzheimer disease (AD) outpatients, the authors investigated the efficacy of citalopram to reduce restless activity and aberrant motor behaviors...
  10. doi request reprint Self-administered Gerocognitive Examination (SAGE): a brief cognitive assessment Instrument for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and early dementia
    Douglas W Scharre
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 24:64-71. 2010
    ....
  11. ncbi request reprint Problem solving ability in patients with mild cognitive impairment
    David Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 20:44-7. 2007
    ..Our goal is to determine how well a visuospatial problem solving task assessing the cumulative burden of frontal and posterior damage differentiates MCI patients from matched controls...
  12. ncbi request reprint Apparent transient effects of recent "ecstasy" use on cognitive performance and extrapyramidal signs in human subjects
    Ryan M Smith
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, 1654 Upham Drive, Rm 461, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:157-64. 2006
    ..Our purpose is to investigate cognitive performance and extrapyramidal function early after ecstasy use...
  13. ncbi request reprint Blipped multi gradient-echo slice excitation profile imaging (bmGESEPI) for fast T2 * measurements with macroscopic B0 inhomogeneity compensation
    Trong Kha Truong
    Department of Radiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, 43210, USA
    Magn Reson Med 55:1390-5. 2006
    ..To demonstrate its advantages, T(2) (*) maps were acquired using a conventional multiecho GE method, the mGESEPI method, and the bmGESEPI method in postmortem and in vivo human brains at 8 T...
  14. doi request reprint Effects of naturalistic stressors on cognitive flexibility and working memory task performance
    Katherine H Renner
    Department of Biology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Neurocase 16:293-300. 2010
    ..Further work will be necessary to better understand the pharmacological mechanism of the effects of these types of stressors, and the clinical implications of this effect...
  15. ncbi request reprint Conduction aphasia and the arcuate fasciculus: A reexamination of the Wernicke-Geschwind model
    J M Anderson
    Department of Neurology, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA
    Brain Lang 70:1-12. 1999
    ..These findings suggest that cortical dysfunction alone may induce conduction aphasia...
  16. pmc Increased task difficulty results in greater impact of noradrenergic modulation of cognitive flexibility
    Heather L Campbell
    The Ohio State University College of Nursing, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Pharmacol Biochem Behav 88:222-9. 2008
    ....
  17. ncbi request reprint Lack of dopaminergic modulation of cognitive flexibility
    Shawn F Smyth
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 20:225-9. 2007
    ..To evaluate performance on a cognitive flexibility task after administration of a dopaminergic agonist...
  18. ncbi request reprint The effect of propranolol on cognitive flexibility and memory in acute cocaine withdrawal
    Brendan J Kelley
    Department of Neurology, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN, USA
    Neurocase 13:320-7. 2007
    ..Cocaine withdrawal treatment is characterized by high failure rates. Further research is needed to determine the role this finding of a reversible cognitive impairment in cocaine withdrawal has in treatment...
  19. ncbi request reprint Beta-adrenergic modulation of cognitive flexibility during stress
    Jessica K Alexander
    The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 19:468-78. 2007
    ..This may provide support for the hypothesis that stress-related impairments in cognitive flexibility are related to the noradrenergic system...
  20. ncbi request reprint Network model of decreased context utilization in autism spectrum disorder
    David Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Means Hall 469, 1654 Upham Drive, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    J Autism Dev Disord 37:1040-8. 2007
    ..This may have an anatomic basis in diminished hippocampal neuronal arborization and the abnormal minicolumnar pathology in ASD...
  21. ncbi request reprint Effect of anxiolytics on cognitive flexibility in problem solving
    Jennifer A Silver
    Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 17:93-7. 2004
    ..Our purpose is to examine the effect of different classes of anxiolytics on cognitive flexibility...
  22. pmc Effect of propranolol on functional connectivity in autism spectrum disorder--a pilot study
    Ananth Narayanan
    Integrated Biomedical Sciences Graduate Program, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 4:189-97. 2010
    ..Comparison of functional connectivity between pre-defined ROI-pairs revealed a significant increase with propranolol compared to nadolol, suggesting a potential imaging marker for the cognitive effects of propranolol in ASD...
  23. ncbi request reprint Effects of static and radiofrequency magnetic field inhomogeneity in ultra-high field magnetic resonance imaging
    Trong Kha Truong
    Department of Radiology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Magn Reson Imaging 24:103-12. 2006
    ..Mapping of the B(0) and B(1) inhomogeneity is important in characterizing image artifacts. This will help develop better B(0) and B(1) inhomogeneity correction methods...
  24. doi request reprint Effects of semantic relatedness on recall of stimuli preceding emotional oddballs
    Ryan M Smith
    Neuroscience Graduate Studies Program, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:620-8. 2008
    ..Our findings demonstrate the ability of emotion and semantic memory to interact to mutually enhance free-recall...
  25. pmc Apolipoprotein E (APOE) genotype has dissociable effects on memory and attentional-executive network function in Alzheimer's disease
    David A Wolk
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 107:10256-61. 2010
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Effect of propranolol on naming in chronic Broca's aphasia with anomia
    David Q Beversdorf
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH 43210, USA
    Neurocase 13:256-9. 2007
    ..Naming was better after propranolol than after placebo, suggesting a potential benefit from propranolol in chronic Broca's aphasia with anomia. Larger follow-up studies are necessary to further investigate this effect...
  27. pmc Cognitive impairment in acute cocaine withdrawal
    Brendan J Kelley
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio 43210, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 18:108-12. 2005
    ..To perform a pilot study to examine a range of cognitive flexibility tasks early in cocaine withdrawal...
  28. ncbi request reprint Decreased false memory for visually presented shapes and symbols among adults on the autism spectrum
    Ashleigh Hillier
    The Ohio State University Medical Center, Columbus, OH, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:610-6. 2007
    ..Findings from the visual paradigm provide further evidence of restricted associative networks in ASD, particularly in the spatial domain...
  29. ncbi request reprint Combination therapy of donepezil and vitamin E in Alzheimer disease
    Emily T Klatte
    Department of Neurology, Ohio State University, Columbus, Ohio, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 17:113-6. 2003
    ..The long-term combination therapy of donepezil and vitamin E appears beneficial for patients with Alzheimer disease. Future prospective studies would be needed to compare combination treatment to vitamin E and donepezil alone...
  30. doi request reprint Lack of noradrenergic modulation of indirect semantic priming
    Jacquelyne S Cios
    Department of Neurology, The Ohio State University, Columbus, OH, USA
    Behav Neurol 21:137-43. 2009
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Effect of the cold pressor test on memory and cognitive flexibility
    Kelly Ishizuka
    Department of Neurosurgery, University of Minnesota, MN, USA
    Neurocase 13:154-7. 2007
    ..The lack of a cold pressor effect on cognitive flexibility may result from an isolated effect on the peripheral noradrenergic system, whereas indirect effects due to nociception on memory may occur...
  32. pmc Accelerated telomere erosion is associated with a declining immune function of caregivers of Alzheimer's disease patients
    Amanda K Damjanovic
    Laboratory of Immunology, National Institute on Aging, National Institutes of Health, Baltimore, MD 21224, USA
    J Immunol 179:4249-54. 2007
    ..These findings demonstrate that chronic stress is associated with altered T cell function and accelerated immune cell aging as suggested by excessive telomere loss...
  33. ncbi request reprint Donepezil in the treatment of dementia with lewy bodies
    David Q Beversdorf
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:542-4. 2004
  34. doi request reprint Effect of propranolol on verbal problem solving in autism spectrum disorder
    David Q Beversdorf
    Department of Radiology, Thompson Center, University of Missouri, Columbia, MO 65211, USA
    Neurocase 14:378-83. 2008
    ..Further study will be necessary to confirm this finding in a larger sample and to compare clinical response with cognitive response to propranolol...
  35. ncbi request reprint Central beta-adrenergic modulation of cognitive flexibility
    David Q Beversdorf
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Colorado Health Science Center, Denver, CO 80262, USA
    Neuroreport 13:2505-7. 2002
    ..Anagram solution latency scores after propranolol were significantly lower than after nadolol. This suggests a centrally mediated modulatory influence of the noradrenergic system on cognitive flexibility...
  36. ncbi request reprint The effect of alpha-2 adrenergic agonists on memory and cognitive flexibility
    Youngjee Choi
    Washington University, St Louis, MO, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:204-7. 2006
    ..However, it is not known whether alpha2-adrenergic agonists, that decrease noradrenergic neurotransmission by presynaptic inhibition, have the same effect...

Research Grants2

  1. Cognitive flexibility, withdrawal, and norepinephrine
    David Beversdorf; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..OSU is well equipped for these goals, including potential fMRI using the most powerful human MRI in the world, strong neuroscience and psychology programs, and an established drug addiction clinic. ..
  2. Semantic Network Flexibility Modulation/Autism Spectrum
    David Beversdorf; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..OSU and my outside consultants are well equipped for my current and future research goals, with ongoing autism research, possible potential for future high-field fMRI, and strong neruoscience training. ..