Meryl Butters

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Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Late-life depression and risk of vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of community-based cohort studies
    Breno S Diniz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 202:329-35. 2013
  2. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning, illness course, and relapse/recurrence in continuation and maintenance treatment of late-life depression: is there a relationship?
    Meryl A Butters
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:387-94. 2004
  3. pmc Pathways linking late-life depression to persistent cognitive impairment and dementia
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:345-57. 2008
  4. pmc Three-dimensional surface mapping of the caudate nucleus in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:4-12. 2009
  5. ncbi request reprint APOE is associated with age-of-onset, but not cognitive functioning, in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:1075-81. 2003
  6. pmc Imaging Alzheimer pathology in late-life depression with PET and Pittsburgh Compound-B
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:261-8. 2008
  7. pmc Changes in neuropsychological functioning following treatment for late-life generalised anxiety disorder
    Meryl A Butters
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 199:211-8. 2011
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistence of neuropsychologic deficits in the remitted state of late-life depression
    Rishi K Bhalla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:419-27. 2006
  9. pmc Patterns of mild cognitive impairment after treatment of depression in the elderly
    Rishi K Bhalla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:308-16. 2009
  10. pmc fMRI activation in late-life anxious depression: a potential biomarker
    Carmen Andreescu
    Department of Psychiatry, The Advanced Center in Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:820-8. 2009

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Publications52

  1. pmc Late-life depression and risk of vascular dementia and Alzheimer's disease: systematic review and meta-analysis of community-based cohort studies
    Breno S Diniz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 202:329-35. 2013
    ..Late-life depression may increase the risk of incident dementia, in particular of Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia...
  2. ncbi request reprint Executive functioning, illness course, and relapse/recurrence in continuation and maintenance treatment of late-life depression: is there a relationship?
    Meryl A Butters
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:387-94. 2004
    ..The authors tested the hypothesis that impaired executive functioning leads to high rates of relapse and recurrence in late-life depression...
  3. pmc Pathways linking late-life depression to persistent cognitive impairment and dementia
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Dialogues Clin Neurosci 10:345-57. 2008
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  4. pmc Three-dimensional surface mapping of the caudate nucleus in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:4-12. 2009
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  5. ncbi request reprint APOE is associated with age-of-onset, but not cognitive functioning, in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:1075-81. 2003
    ..We also predicted that APOE4 allele frequency would be increased among subjects with LLD...
  6. pmc Imaging Alzheimer pathology in late-life depression with PET and Pittsburgh Compound-B
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:261-8. 2008
    ..Our findings are consistent with and supportive of the hypothesis that depression may herald the development of AD in some individuals...
  7. pmc Changes in neuropsychological functioning following treatment for late-life generalised anxiety disorder
    Meryl A Butters
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 199:211-8. 2011
    ..Aims We examined neuropsychological functioning in older adults with GAD in comparison with psychiatrically healthy older adults at baseline, and we examined changes following a 12-week placebo-controlled trial of escitalopram...
  8. ncbi request reprint Persistence of neuropsychologic deficits in the remitted state of late-life depression
    Rishi K Bhalla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:419-27. 2006
    ..Cognitive impairment in late-life depression (LLD) is prevalent, disabling, and persists despite the remission of depressive symptoms. This article characterizes neuropsychologic functioning during remission in LLD...
  9. pmc Patterns of mild cognitive impairment after treatment of depression in the elderly
    Rishi K Bhalla
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:308-16. 2009
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  10. pmc fMRI activation in late-life anxious depression: a potential biomarker
    Carmen Andreescu
    Department of Psychiatry, The Advanced Center in Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:820-8. 2009
    ..Subjects were trained on the Preparing to Overcome Prepotency (POP) task, which is an executive control task that reliably activates the lateral prefrontal cortex-anterior cingulate cortex (ACC) cognitive control circuit...
  11. pmc Cognitive performance in suicidal depressed elderly: preliminary report
    Alexandre Y Dombrovski
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:109-15. 2008
    ..This study examined cognitive function in general and executive functioning specifically in depressed elderly with and without suicidal ideation and attempts...
  12. ncbi request reprint Late-onset major depression: clinical and treatment-response variability
    Henry C Driscoll
    Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:661-7. 2005
    ..To explore clinical and treatment-response variability in late-onset vs early-onset non-bipolar, non-psychotic major depression...
  13. ncbi request reprint The nature and determinants of neuropsychological functioning in late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 61:587-95. 2004
    ..Cognitive impairment in late-life depression (LLD) is highly prevalent, disabling, poorly understood, and likely related to long-term outcome...
  14. pmc Dynamic prediction of treatment response in late-life depression
    Ian Joel
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:167-76. 2014
    ..To identify actionable predictors of remission to antidepressant pharmacotherapy in depressed older adults and to use signal detection theory to develop decision trees to guide clinical decision making...
  15. pmc An open-label pilot study of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors to promote functional recovery in elderly cognitively impaired stroke patients
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, St Louis, MO 63108, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 26:317-21. 2008
    ..We investigated the feasibility of using acetylcholinesterase inhibitors in older patients with acute post-stroke cognitive impairment and examined their effects on functional recovery...
  16. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in late-life generalized anxiety disorder
    Rose C Mantella
    Advanced Center in Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders and the John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:673-9. 2007
    ..This study sought to characterize cognitive functioning in elderly patients with generalized anxiety disorder (GAD), as compared with normal comparison subjects and patients with major depression...
  17. doi request reprint Cognitive impairment in acquired brain injury: a predictor of rehabilitation outcomes and an opportunity for novel interventions
    Ellen Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, WPIC BT 764, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh PA 15213, USA
    PM R 3:S45-51. 2011
    ..Furthermore, we examine nascent promising research that suggests that interventions that target cognitive impairments can lead to better rehabilitation outcomes...
  18. pmc A fully automated method for quantifying and localizing white matter hyperintensities on MR images
    Minjie Wu
    Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, USA
    Psychiatry Res 148:133-42. 2006
    ..Given the emergence of large NeuroImage databases, techniques, such as that described here, will allow for a better understanding of the relationship between WMHs and neuropsychiatric disorders...
  19. ncbi request reprint Comorbid anxiety disorder in late life depression: association with memory decline over four years
    Alison K DeLuca
    The Intervention Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:848-54. 2005
    ..The purpose of this study was to determine whether comorbid GAD or PD was associated with poorer long-term outcomes of late-life MDD, in terms of symptoms, functional disability, and cognitive status...
  20. ncbi request reprint Does education moderate neuropsychological impairment in late-life depression?
    Rishi K Bhalla
    Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:413-7. 2005
    ..This study examined whether educational level influences the degree of neuropsychological impairment associated with late-life depression...
  21. pmc Salivary cortisol is associated with diagnosis and severity of late-life generalized anxiety disorder
    Rose C Mantella
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Psychoneuroendocrinology 33:773-81. 2008
    ..These data demonstrate HPA axis dysfunction in late-life GAD and suggest the need for additional research on the influence of aging on HPA axis function in mood and anxiety disorders...
  22. pmc The longitudinal course of cognition in older adults with bipolar disorder
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Intervention Research Center for Late life Mood Disorders and the Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Bipolar Disord 11:744-52. 2009
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  23. pmc Maintenance treatment of depression in old age: a randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled evaluation of the efficacy and safety of donepezil combined with antidepressant pharmacotherapy
    Charles F Reynolds
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 68:51-60. 2011
    ..Cognitive impairment in late-life depression is a core feature of the illness...
  24. pmc Treating depression to remission in older adults: a controlled evaluation of combined escitalopram with interpersonal psychotherapy versus escitalopram with depression care management
    Charles F Reynolds
    Department of Psychiatry, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, Clinical Trials Management Unit, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 25:1134-41. 2010
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  25. pmc Apathy after hip fracture: a potential target for intervention to improve functional outcomes
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 21:271-8. 2009
    ..Interventions to prevent or improve apathy in elderly persons deserve further attention...
  26. pmc Altered functioning of the executive control circuit in late-life depression: episodic and persistent phenomena
    Howard J Aizenstein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, and Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:30-42. 2009
    ..To characterize the functional neuroanatomy of late-life depression (LLD) by probing for both episodic and persistent alterations in the executive-control circuit of elderly adults...
  27. pmc A 12-week open-label pilot study of donepezil for cognitive functioning and instrumental activities of daily living in late-life bipolar disorder
    Ariel G Gildengers
    The Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 23:693-8. 2008
    ..To determine whether donepezil is effective in enhancing cognitive functioning and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) in older adults with bipolar disorder...
  28. pmc The relationship between pain and mental flexibility in older adult pain clinic patients
    Jordan F Karp
    Intervention Research Center and Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Pain Med 7:444-52. 2006
    ..Mental flexibility, memory, and information-processing speed may be particularly vulnerable in the aging brain. We investigated the effects of persistent pain on these cognitive domains among community-dwelling, nondemented older adults...
  29. ncbi request reprint Cognitive and behavioral correlates of low vitamin B12 levels in elderly patients with progressive dementia
    Ellen M Whyte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 10:321-7. 2002
    ..In AD, the prevalence of low vitamin B12 serum levels is consistent with that found in community-dwelling elderly persons in general but is associated with greater overall cognitive impairment...
  30. ncbi request reprint Serotonin 1A receptor binding and treatment response in late-life depression
    Carolyn Cidis Meltzer
    Department of Radiology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:2258-65. 2004
    ..Further, this work indicates that dysfunction in autoreceptor activity may play a central role in the mechanisms underlying treatment response to selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors in late-life depression...
  31. ncbi request reprint Neuropathologic correlates of late-onset major depression
    Robert A Sweet
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 29:2242-50. 2004
    ..These preliminary findings suggest that AD is the predominant neuropathologic condition in LLMD subjects with dementia. Further assessment of the role of comorbid cerebrovascular disease and comorbid DLB is needed...
  32. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning in late-life bipolar disorder
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Information Research Center for Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 161:736-8. 2004
    ..This study characterized cognitive functioning in elderly patients with bipolar disorder...
  33. ncbi request reprint Maintenance treatment of major depression in old age
    Charles F Reynolds
    Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, PA 15213, USA
    N Engl J Med 354:1130-8. 2006
    ..Elderly patients with major depression, including those having a first episode, are at high risk for recurrence of depression, disability, and death...
  34. ncbi request reprint Persistence of cognitive impairment in geriatric patients following antidepressant treatment: a randomized, double-blind clinical trial with nortriptyline and paroxetine
    Robert D Nebes
    Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Psychiatr Res 37:99-108. 2003
    ..The present results suggest that cognitive dysfunction persists in older depressed patients even after their mood disorder has responded to antidepressant medications...
  35. ncbi request reprint Cognitive functioning and instrumental activities of daily living in late-life bipolar disorder
    Ariel G Gildengers
    Advanced Center for Intervention and Services Research for Late Life Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, Bipolar Disorder Center for Pennsylvanians, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:174-9. 2007
    ..The authors report on the relationship between cognitive functioning and instrumental activities of daily living (IADLs) in elderly, clinically euthymic adults with bipolar disorder...
  36. pmc Does depression, apathy or cognitive impairment reduce the benefit of inpatient rehabilitation facilities for elderly hip fracture patients?
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research in Late Life Mood Disorders and John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, PA 15213, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 29:141-6. 2007
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  37. ncbi request reprint Body pain and treatment response in late-life depression
    Jordan F Karp
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, 3811 O Hara St, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:188-94. 2005
    ..They hypothesized that higher levels of body pain would predict a longer time to and lower likelihood of response, and increased levels of suicidal ideation...
  38. pmc Reward/Punishment reversal learning in older suicide attempters
    Alexandre Y Dombrovski
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:699-707. 2010
    ..The authors further hypothesized that this impairment could be dissociated from executive abilities, such as forward planning...
  39. ncbi request reprint Apathy and executive function in depressed elderly
    Robert S Marin
    The Intervention Research Center for the Study of Late Life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 16:112-6. 2003
    ..Correlations may have been reduced by low variance for the variables of interest and by psychometric limitations of the ApHRSD...
  40. pmc Pilot study of augmentation with aripiprazole for incomplete response in late-life depression: getting to remission
    Meera Sheffrin
    Advanced Center in Interventions and Services Research for Late Life Mood Disorders ACISR LLMD and the John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 70:208-13. 2009
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  41. ncbi request reprint Brain morphometric abnormalities in geriatric depression: long-term neurobiological effects of illness duration
    Sandra Bell-McGinty
    Neuropsychology Research Program, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1424-7. 2002
    ..The authors' goal was to compare regional brain volumes in depressed elderly subjects with those of nondepressed elderly subjects by using voxel-based morphometry...
  42. pmc Cognitive and affective predictors of rehabilitation participation after stroke
    Elizabeth R Skidmore
    Department of Occupational Therapy, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 91:203-7. 2010
    ..To examine associations between cognitive and affective impairments and rehabilitation participation during stroke rehabilitation...
  43. pmc Comparisons of methods for multiple hypothesis testing in neuropsychological research
    Richard E Blakesley
    Department of Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neuropsychology 23:255-64. 2009
    ..The authors note caveats regarding the implementation of these methods using available software...
  44. pmc Escitalopram for older adults with generalized anxiety disorder: a randomized controlled trial
    Eric J Lenze
    Department of Psychiatry, Washington University School of Medicine, 660 S Euclid, Box 8134, St Louis, MO 63110, USA
    JAMA 301:295-303. 2009
    ..Selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SSRIs) are efficacious for younger adults with GAD, but benefits and risks may be different in older adults...
  45. pmc Predicting 6-week treatment response to escitalopram pharmacotherapy in late-life major depressive disorder
    Ramin Saghafi
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:1141-6. 2007
    ..This study aims to characterize sociodemographic, clinical, and neuropsychologic correlates of full, partial, and non-response to escitalopram monotherapy of unipolar MDD in later life...
  46. pmc Impact of close family members on older adults' early response to depression treatment
    Lynn M Martire
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15260, USA
    Psychol Aging 23:447-52. 2008
    ..Future research may identify family attitudes and behaviors that stem from burden and compromise older adults' ability to recover from depression...
  47. pmc Amygdalae morphometry in late-life depression
    Robert J Tamburo
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:837-46. 2009
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  48. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal and striatal activation during sequence learning in geriatric depression
    Howard J Aizenstein
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 58:290-6. 2005
    ..The aim of the present study was to test this hypothesis with the use of functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI) tasks that are known to engage the prefrontal and neostriatal cognitive circuits...
  49. ncbi request reprint The BOLD hemodynamic response in healthy aging
    Howard J Aizenstein
    University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA, USA
    J Cogn Neurosci 16:786-93. 2004
    ..g., inclusion of low-significance and/or negative voxels) underscores the importance of ROI selection criteria in the interpretation of fMRI studies using elderly populations...
  50. pmc Gray matter changes in late life depression--a structural MRI analysis
    Carmen Andreescu
    The Advanced Center for Interventions and Services Research for Late life Mood Disorders, Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and the John A Hartford Center of Excellence in Geriatric Psychiatry, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neuropsychopharmacology 33:2566-72. 2008
    ..However, it remains likely that both processes as well as other factors contribute to the heterogeneity of volumetric brain changes in LLD...
  51. ncbi request reprint Prefrontal and striatal activation in elderly subjects during concurrent implicit and explicit sequence learning
    Howard J Aizenstein
    Western Psychiatric Institute and Clinic, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 3811 O Hara Street, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 27:741-51. 2006
    ..Moreover, these changes are observed during an implicit task, and thus do not seem to be mediated by awareness...
  52. ncbi request reprint Perspectives on depression, mild cognitive impairment, and cognitive decline
    David C Steffens
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, Duke University School of Medicine, Durham, NC 27710, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 63:130-8. 2006
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Research Grants10

  1. COURSE OF COGNITIVE FUNCTIONING IN LATE LIFE DEPRESSION
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2004
    ..This award will provide the applicant with the resources to obtain the training necessary to initiate a line of programmatic research and to develop into an independent scientist. ..
  2. Amyloid, white matter hyperintensities & outcomes of late-life depression
    Meryl A Butters; Fiscal Year: 2010
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  3. Pathways Linking Late-Life Depression to MCI & Dementia
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  4. Amyloid, white matter hyperintensities & outcomes of late-life depression
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  5. Pathways Linking Late-Life Depression to MCI & Dementia
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  6. Pathways Linking Late-Life Depression to MCI & Dementia
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  7. Pathways Linking Late-Life Depression to MCI & Dementia
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  8. Pathways Linking Late-Life Depression to MCI & Dementia
    Meryl Butters; Fiscal Year: 2009
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