Brianne Magouirk Bettcher

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Genetic CJD with a novel E200G mutation in the prion protein gene and comparison with E200K mutation cases
    Mee Ohk Kim
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acta Neuropathol Commun 1:80. 2013
  2. pmc Inflammation and clinical presentation in neurodegenerative disease: a volatile relationship
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Neurology Department, Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1207, USA
    Neurocase 19:182-200. 2013
  3. pmc C-reactive protein is related to memory and medial temporal brain volume in older adults
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:103-8. 2012
  4. ncbi Improving everyday error detection, one picture at a time: a performance-based study of everyday task training
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, 350 Parnassus Avenue, Suite 905, San Francisco, CA 94143 1207, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:771-83. 2011
  5. ncbi To err is human, to monitor divine: environmental adaptations reduce everyday errors but do not improve monitoring
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, University of California San Francisco, 350 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:1049-58. 2011
  6. pmc Body mass and white matter integrity: the influence of vascular and inflammatory markers
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    University of California, San Francisco, Neurology Department, Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e77741. 2013
  7. ncbi Linking MRI hyperintensities with patterns of neuropsychological impairment: evidence for a threshold effect
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Mail Stop 423, 245 North 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Stroke 39:806-13. 2008
  8. pmc Memory consolidation in aging and MCI after 1 week
    Christine M Walsh
    Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco
    Neuropsychology 28:273-80. 2014

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Publications8

  1. ncbi Genetic CJD with a novel E200G mutation in the prion protein gene and comparison with E200K mutation cases
    Mee Ohk Kim
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco UCSF, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Acta Neuropathol Commun 1:80. 2013
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  2. pmc Inflammation and clinical presentation in neurodegenerative disease: a volatile relationship
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Neurology Department, Memory and Aging Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143 1207, USA
    Neurocase 19:182-200. 2013
    ..Specific emphasis is placed on providing a temporal context for the association between inflammation and neurodegeneration...
  3. pmc C-reactive protein is related to memory and medial temporal brain volume in older adults
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Brain Behav Immun 26:103-8. 2012
    ..These findings underscore a potential role for inflammation in cognitive aging as a modifiable risk factor...
  4. ncbi Improving everyday error detection, one picture at a time: a performance-based study of everyday task training
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, 350 Parnassus Avenue, Suite 905, San Francisco, CA 94143 1207, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:771-83. 2011
    ..The aims of the study are to evaluate a novel, task-training action intervention (TT-NAT) designed to increase error monitoring in dementia patients and to pinpoint the relation between error monitoring and neuropsychological processes...
  5. ncbi To err is human, to monitor divine: environmental adaptations reduce everyday errors but do not improve monitoring
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    Department of Neurology, Memory and Aging Center, University of California San Francisco, 350 Parnassus Ave, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:1049-58. 2011
    ..However, the neuropsychological processes associated with monitoring differed across conditions. The results have implications for a neuropsychological model of error monitoring in dementia...
  6. pmc Body mass and white matter integrity: the influence of vascular and inflammatory markers
    Brianne Magouirk Bettcher
    University of California, San Francisco, Neurology Department, Memory and Aging Center, San Francisco, California, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 8:e77741. 2013
    ..Results partially support a vascular/inflammatory hypothesis, but also suggest a more complex relationship between BMI and white matter characterized by potentially different neuroanatomic vulnerability. ..
  7. ncbi Linking MRI hyperintensities with patterns of neuropsychological impairment: evidence for a threshold effect
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Mail Stop 423, 245 North 15th St, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Stroke 39:806-13. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study is to ascertain the threshold of MRI-LA as measured with a visual rating scale needed to induce specific patterns of neuropsychological impairment associated with dementia...
  8. pmc Memory consolidation in aging and MCI after 1 week
    Christine M Walsh
    Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco
    Neuropsychology 28:273-80. 2014
    ..To assess consolidation in amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI), controlling for differences in initial learning and using a protracted delay period for recall...