S Asthana

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neuroendocrine response to transdermal estrogen in postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a placebo-controlled, double-blind, pilot study
    S Asthana
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, American Lake Division, Tacoma, WA 98493, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 24:657-77. 1999
  2. ncbi request reprint High-dose estradiol improves cognition for women with AD: results of a randomized study
    S Asthana
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle Tacoma, Tacoma, WA 98493, USA
    Neurology 57:605-12. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of memory in Alzheimer disease with insulin and somatostatin, but not glucose
    S Craft
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Wash 98108, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:1135-40. 1999
  4. ncbi request reprint Insulin effects on glucose metabolism, memory, and plasma amyloid precursor protein in Alzheimer's disease differ according to apolipoprotein-E genotype
    S Craft
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 903:222-8. 2000
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential modulation of plasma beta-amyloid by insulin in patients with Alzheimer disease
    J J Kulstad
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Neurology 66:1506-10. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin increases CSF Abeta42 levels in normal older adults
    G S Watson
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle 98108, USA
    Neurology 60:1899-903. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between testosterone supplementation and insulin-like growth factor-I levels and cognition in healthy older men
    M M Cherrier
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington Medical School, 1959 NE Pacific, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:65-82. 2004
  8. ncbi request reprint Testosterone improves spatial memory in men with Alzheimer disease and mild cognitive impairment
    M M Cherrier
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 64:2063-8. 2005
  9. pmc Hormone effects on fMRI and cognitive measures of encoding: importance of hormone preparation
    C E Gleason
    Section of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 2870 University Ave, Suite 106, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neurology 67:2039-41. 2006
  10. pmc Activation of brain regions vulnerable to Alzheimer's disease: the effect of mild cognitive impairment
    S C Johnson
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Wm S Middleton VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace 11G, GRECC, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 27:1604-12. 2006

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Publications13

  1. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and neuroendocrine response to transdermal estrogen in postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a placebo-controlled, double-blind, pilot study
    S Asthana
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, American Lake Division, Tacoma, WA 98493, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 24:657-77. 1999
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  2. ncbi request reprint High-dose estradiol improves cognition for women with AD: results of a randomized study
    S Asthana
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle Tacoma, Tacoma, WA 98493, USA
    Neurology 57:605-12. 2001
    ..To characterize the cognitive and neuroendocrine response to treatment with a high dose of estrogen for postmenopausal women with AD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Enhancement of memory in Alzheimer disease with insulin and somatostatin, but not glucose
    S Craft
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Wash 98108, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 56:1135-40. 1999
    ..We address this question by examining memory and counterregulatory hormone response during hyperglycemia when endogenous insulin was suppressed by concomitant infusion of the somatostatin analogue octreotide (Sandostatin)...
  4. ncbi request reprint Insulin effects on glucose metabolism, memory, and plasma amyloid precursor protein in Alzheimer's disease differ according to apolipoprotein-E genotype
    S Craft
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, Washington 98108, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 903:222-8. 2000
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint Differential modulation of plasma beta-amyloid by insulin in patients with Alzheimer disease
    J J Kulstad
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, VA Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle, WA 98108, USA
    Neurology 66:1506-10. 2006
    ..Insulin regulates levels of the amyloid beta-peptide (Abeta) in vitro in neuronal cultures and in vivo in the CSF of normal older adults...
  6. ncbi request reprint Insulin increases CSF Abeta42 levels in normal older adults
    G S Watson
    Geriatric Research, Education, and Clinical Center, Veterans Affairs Puget Sound Health Care System, Seattle 98108, USA
    Neurology 60:1899-903. 2003
    ..In vitro studies show that insulin enhances the release of beta-amyloid protein (Abeta) or inhibits its degradation, either of which might increase amyloid burden...
  7. ncbi request reprint Relationship between testosterone supplementation and insulin-like growth factor-I levels and cognition in healthy older men
    M M Cherrier
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington Medical School, 1959 NE Pacific, Box 356560, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 29:65-82. 2004
    ..This study examined potential changes in insulin-like growth factor (IGF) IGF-I, IGF-II and IGF-related binding proteins in response to T administration in older men and their relationship to cognitive functioning...
  8. ncbi request reprint Testosterone improves spatial memory in men with Alzheimer disease and mild cognitive impairment
    M M Cherrier
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Neurology 64:2063-8. 2005
    ..To determine the efficacy of testosterone (T) supplementation on cognition in a sample of men with Alzheimer disease (AD) or mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  9. pmc Hormone effects on fMRI and cognitive measures of encoding: importance of hormone preparation
    C E Gleason
    Section of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, 2870 University Ave, Suite 106, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neurology 67:2039-41. 2006
    ..These preliminary findings emphasize the need to characterize differential neural effects of various HTs...
  10. pmc Activation of brain regions vulnerable to Alzheimer's disease: the effect of mild cognitive impairment
    S C Johnson
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Wm S Middleton VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace 11G, GRECC, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 27:1604-12. 2006
    ..Our results suggest that a change in function in the PC may account, in part, for memory recollection failure in AD...
  11. ncbi request reprint Neuroprotective effects of female sex steroids in humans: current controversies and future directions
    C E Gleason
    Wm S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin 53705, USA
    Cell Mol Life Sci 62:299-312. 2005
    ..Further, the paper briefly discusses variables that may account for the unexpected findings of WHIMS, and offers suggestions for future research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Prevalence and risk factors for development of lymphedema following breast cancer treatment
    S V S Deo
    Department of Surgical Oncology, Institute Rotary Cancer Hospital, All India Institute of Medical Sciences, New Delhi 110 029, India
    Indian J Cancer 41:8-12. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to evaluate the prevalence and risk factors for development of lymphedema...
  13. ncbi request reprint Plasma amyloid beta protein is elevated in late-onset Alzheimer disease families
    N Ertekin-Taner
    Department of Neuroscience, Mayo Clinic, 4500 San Pablo Road South, Jacksonville, FL 32224, USA
    Neurology 70:596-606. 2008
    ..Plasma A beta levels are elevated in early-onset Alzheimer disease (AD) caused by autosomal dominant mutations. Our objective was to determine whether similar genetic elevations exist in late-onset AD (LOAD)...