Deborah E Barnes

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of cardiorespiratory fitness and cognitive function in healthy older adults
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:459-65. 2003
  2. ncbi request reprint The relationship between literacy and cognition in well-educated elders
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:390-5. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms, vascular disease, and mild cognitive impairment: findings from the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:273-9. 2006
  4. pmc Cognition in older women: the importance of daytime movement
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1658-64. 2008
  5. pmc Prediction of recovery, dependence or death in elders who become disabled during hospitalization
    Deborah E Barnes
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:261-8. 2013
  6. doi request reprint The Mental Activity and eXercise (MAX) trial: a randomized controlled trial to enhance cognitive function in older adults
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:797-804. 2013
  7. pmc Dysthymia and depression increase risk of dementia and mortality among older veterans
    Amy L Byers
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:664-72. 2012
  8. pmc Midlife vs late-life depressive symptoms and risk of dementia: differential effects for Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:493-8. 2012
  9. pmc Neuropsychiatric symptoms in mild cognitive impairment: differences by subtype and progression to dementia
    Emily R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:716-22. 2009
  10. pmc Computer-based cognitive training for mild cognitive impairment: results from a pilot randomized, controlled trial
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:205-10. 2009

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi request reprint A longitudinal study of cardiorespiratory fitness and cognitive function in healthy older adults
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Epidemiology, University of California at Berkeley, Berkeley, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:459-65. 2003
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  2. ncbi request reprint The relationship between literacy and cognition in well-educated elders
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Medicine, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:390-5. 2004
    ..Literacy is correlated with general intelligence and is often used to estimate premorbid intelligence in persons with dementia. However, little is known about the relationship between literacy and specific cognitive domains...
  3. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms, vascular disease, and mild cognitive impairment: findings from the Cardiovascular Health Study
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:273-9. 2006
    ..It has been hypothesized that depressive symptoms and dementia may be attributable to underlying vascular disease in some older persons...
  4. pmc Cognition in older women: the importance of daytime movement
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, California 94121, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1658-64. 2008
    ..To determine whether an objective measure of daytime movement is associated with better cognitive function in women in their 80s...
  5. pmc Prediction of recovery, dependence or death in elders who become disabled during hospitalization
    Deborah E Barnes
    University of California, San Francisco, USA
    J Gen Intern Med 28:261-8. 2013
    ..Many older adults become dependent in one or more activities of daily living (ADLs: dressing, bathing, transferring, eating, toileting) when hospitalized, and their prognosis after discharge is unclear...
  6. doi request reprint The Mental Activity and eXercise (MAX) trial: a randomized controlled trial to enhance cognitive function in older adults
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, and San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    JAMA Intern Med 173:797-804. 2013
    ..Physical or mental activity alone result in relatively small, domain-specific improvements in cognitive function in older adults; combined interventions may have more global effects...
  7. pmc Dysthymia and depression increase risk of dementia and mortality among older veterans
    Amy L Byers
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:664-72. 2012
    ..To determine whether less severe depression spectrum diagnoses such as dysthymia, as well as depression, are associated with risk of developing dementia and mortality in a "real-world" setting...
  8. pmc Midlife vs late-life depressive symptoms and risk of dementia: differential effects for Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement St, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 69:493-8. 2012
    ..Depression and dementia are common in older adults and often co-occur, but it is unclear whether depression is an etiologic risk factor for dementia...
  9. pmc Neuropsychiatric symptoms in mild cognitive impairment: differences by subtype and progression to dementia
    Emily R Edwards
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:716-22. 2009
    ..In addition, it is unclear whether NPS increase risk of progression to dementia. We investigated the distribution of NPS across MCI subtypes and determined whether NPS increase risk of progression to dementia...
  10. pmc Computer-based cognitive training for mild cognitive impairment: results from a pilot randomized, controlled trial
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:205-10. 2009
    ..We conclude that intensive, computer-based mental activity is feasible in subjects with mild cognitive impairment and that larger trials are warranted...
  11. pmc The projected effect of risk factor reduction on Alzheimer's disease prevalence
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Lancet Neurol 10:819-28. 2011
    ..A 10-25% reduction in all seven risk factors could potentially prevent as many as 1·1-3·0 million AD cases worldwide and 184,000-492,000 cases in the USA...
  12. ncbi request reprint Women who maintain optimal cognitive function into old age
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Francisco, Scan Francisco, California, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 55:259-64. 2007
    ..To determine whether older women who maintain optimal cognitive function into old age differ from those who experience minor cognitive decline typically associated with normal aging...
  13. pmc Secondhand smoke, vascular disease, and dementia incidence: findings from the cardiovascular health cognition study
    Deborah E Barnes
    University of California, San Francisco, 4150 Clement Street, 151R, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 171:292-302. 2010
    ..03, 9.72) in dementia risk compared with subjects with no/low (0-15 years) SHS exposure and < or =25% carotid artery stenosis. High lifetime SHS exposure may increase the risk of dementia in elderly with undiagnosed CVD...
  14. doi request reprint Acute care for elders units produced shorter hospital stays at lower cost while maintaining patients' functional status
    Deborah E Barnes
    psychiatry at the University of California, San Francisco UCSF, CA, USA
    Health Aff (Millwood) 31:1227-36. 2012
    ..The practices of Acute Care for Elders Units, and the principles they embody, can provide hospitals with effective strategies for lowering costs while preserving quality of care for hospitalized elders...
  15. ncbi request reprint Physical activity and dementia: The need for prevention trials
    Deborah E Barnes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94121, USA
    Exerc Sport Sci Rev 35:24-9. 2007
    ..This review summarizes the evidence that physical activity is associated with a reduced risk of dementia in older adults and recommends that prevention trials be performed to determine whether this association is causal...
  16. ncbi request reprint Caregiver characteristics are associated with neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia
    Kaycee M Sink
    Section on Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, School of Medicine, Wake Forest University, Winston Salem, NC 27157, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 54:796-803. 2006
    ..To determine whether caregiver characteristics are independently associated with neuropsychiatric symptoms of dementia (NPS) after accounting for patient characteristics...
  17. pmc An advance directive redesigned to meet the literacy level of most adults: a randomized trial
    Rebecca L Sudore
    Division of Geriatrics, University of California San Francisco and the San Francisco Veterans Affairs Medical Center, CA 94121, USA, United States
    Patient Educ Couns 69:165-95. 2007
    ..To determine whether an advance directive redesigned to meet most adults' literacy needs (fifth grade reading level with graphics) was more useful for advance care planning than a standard form (>12th grade level)...