Robin J Casten

Summary

Affiliation: Thomas Jefferson University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Update on depression and age-related macular degeneration
    Robin J Casten
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:239-43. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration and depression: a review of recent research
    Robin J Casten
    Jefferson Medical College and Wills Eye Hospital, and Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut Street, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 15:181-3. 2004
  3. pmc Improving function in age-related macular degeneration: a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1649-55. 2013
  4. pmc Psychological and cognitive determinants of vision function in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:885-90. 2011
  5. pmc Preventing cognitive decline in older African Americans with mild cognitive impairment: design and methods of a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, PA 19107, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:712-20. 2012
  6. pmc Variability in depressive symptoms predicts cognitive decline in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:574-81. 2009
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut St, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:886-92. 2007
  8. ncbi request reprint Dissatisfaction with performance of valued activities predicts depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:789-93. 2007
  9. pmc Activity loss is associated with cognitive decline in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 5:12-7. 2009
  10. pmc Improving function in age-related macular degeneration: design and methods of a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:196-203. 2011

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. doi request reprint Update on depression and age-related macular degeneration
    Robin J Casten
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 24:239-43. 2013
    ..Treatment for AMD has been revolutionized since the 2004 review of depression and AMD. New data describing the prevalence of depression in AMD, as well as novel interventions for managing depression in AMD, are discussed...
  2. ncbi request reprint Age-related macular degeneration and depression: a review of recent research
    Robin J Casten
    Jefferson Medical College and Wills Eye Hospital, and Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut Street, 8th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Curr Opin Ophthalmol 15:181-3. 2004
    ..The purpose of this review is to summarize current research findings regarding relationships between depression and age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  3. pmc Improving function in age-related macular degeneration: a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Ophthalmology 120:1649-55. 2013
    ..To compare the efficacy of problem-solving therapy (PST) with supportive therapy (ST) to improve targeted vision function (TVF) in age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  4. pmc Psychological and cognitive determinants of vision function in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19107, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 129:885-90. 2011
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  5. pmc Preventing cognitive decline in older African Americans with mild cognitive impairment: design and methods of a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, PA 19107, USA
    Contemp Clin Trials 33:712-20. 2012
    ..The negative results of recent clinical trials of drug treatments for MCI and Alzheimer's disease suggest that behavioral interventions may provide an alternative treatment approach to preserve cognition in an aging society...
  6. pmc Variability in depressive symptoms predicts cognitive decline in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:574-81. 2009
    ..The measurement of affective symptoms in older persons who decline cognitively is uncertain. The authors investigated whether mood variability predicts dementia in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  7. ncbi request reprint Preventing depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut St, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 64:886-92. 2007
    ..Age-related macular degeneration is a prevalent disease of aging that may cause irreversible vision loss, disability, and depression. The latter is rarely recognized or treated in ophthalmologic settings...
  8. ncbi request reprint Dissatisfaction with performance of valued activities predicts depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:789-93. 2007
    ..To determine whether dissatisfaction with performance of valued activities predicts depression in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  9. pmc Activity loss is associated with cognitive decline in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 5:12-7. 2009
    ..We conducted a 3-year longitudinal study of 206 nondemented patients with AMD...
  10. pmc Improving function in age-related macular degeneration: design and methods of a randomized clinical trial
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Hospital for Neuroscience, 900 Walnut Street, 4th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19107, United States
    Contemp Clin Trials 32:196-203. 2011
    ..This paper describes the research methods, theoretical and clinical aspects of the study treatments, and the measures used to evaluate functional and psychiatric outcomes in this population...
  11. pmc Preventing late-life depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:454-9. 2008
    ..To determine whether problem-solving treatment (PST) can prevent depressive disorders in patients with age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  12. ncbi request reprint Minimal depression and vision function in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Ophthalmology 113:1743-7. 2006
    ..To evaluate the impact of minimal depression on subjective and objective vision function measures in age-related macular degeneration (AMD)...
  13. ncbi request reprint Effect of depression on vision function in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Arch Ophthalmol 120:1041-4. 2002
    ..To report the prevalence rate of depression in older patients with recent vision loss due to age-related macular degeneration (AMD) and to describe the effect of depression on self-reported vision function during 6 months...
  14. doi request reprint Cognitive and noncognitive determinants of everyday activities in a racially diverse population of older persons receiving health services
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 200:627-31. 2012
    ..Interventions to optimize episodic memory, medical status, and treatment of depression may slow down the pathway to disability in older persons...
  15. doi request reprint Racial differences in the recognition of cognitive dysfunction in older persons
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Jefferson Medical College, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:44-9. 2012
    ..These differences may contribute to disparities in the detection and treatment of cognitive disorders in older black persons...
  16. pmc Cultural diversity and views on Alzheimer disease in older African Americans
    Barry W Rovner
    Departments of Psychiatry and Neurology, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:133-7. 2013
    ..These data indicate that cultural diversity within older African Americans may shape health perceptions and knowledge of AD. This diversity may contribute to disparities in the detection and treatment of AD in this high-risk population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Activity loss and depression in age-related macular degeneration
    Barry W Rovner
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Jefferson Medical College at Wills Eye Hospital, Philadelphia, PA 19107, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:305-10. 2002
    ..IAS levels best illuminated this relationship, suggesting the value of this dimension of affective functioning in studies of the consequences of chronic disease...