D C Ewbank

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Deaths attributable to Alzheimer's disease in the United States
    D C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:90-2. 1999
  2. ncbi Mortality differences by APOE genotype estimated from demographic synthesis
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 22:146-55. 2002
  3. ncbi The APOE gene and differences in life expectancy in Europe
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:16-20. 2004
  4. ncbi Differences in the association between apolipoprotein E genotype and mortality across populations
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:899-907. 2007
  5. pmc Rate of decline in Alzheimer disease measured by a Dementia Severity Rating Scale
    Sharon X Xie
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:268-74. 2009
  6. pmc Exercise and cognition: results from the National Long Term Care Survey
    M Kathryn Jedrziewski
    The Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 6:448-55. 2010
  7. ncbi A multistate model of the genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Exp Aging Res 28:477-99. 2002

Detail Information

Publications7

  1. pmc Deaths attributable to Alzheimer's disease in the United States
    D C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Am J Public Health 89:90-2. 1999
    ..This study provided 2 estimates of the number of deaths attributable to Alzheimer's disease in the United States...
  2. ncbi Mortality differences by APOE genotype estimated from demographic synthesis
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Genet Epidemiol 22:146-55. 2002
    ..There is little evidence of differences within Europe in the effects of APOE. This approach can be generalized to combine data on genetic risk factors for disease from a wide variety of study designs and sample characteristics...
  3. ncbi The APOE gene and differences in life expectancy in Europe
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:16-20. 2004
    ..Differences by genotype in mortality in people older than 15 years account for about 3.5% of the genetic contribution to the variation in life span in Denmark...
  4. ncbi Differences in the association between apolipoprotein E genotype and mortality across populations
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, 3718 Locust Walk, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6298, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 62:899-907. 2007
    ..It is now possible to examine the effects of these genotypes on mortality in African American, Chinese, Japanese, and Korean populations...
  5. pmc Rate of decline in Alzheimer disease measured by a Dementia Severity Rating Scale
    Sharon X Xie
    Department of Biostatistics and Epidemiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 423 Guardian Drive, Philadelphia, PA 19104 6021, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 23:268-74. 2009
    ..To measure clinically relevant change in Alzheimer disease (AD) using a family member-completed Dementia Severity Rating Scale (DSRS) questionnaire...
  6. pmc Exercise and cognition: results from the National Long Term Care Survey
    M Kathryn Jedrziewski
    The Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, PA, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 6:448-55. 2010
    ..The aim of this study was to examine potential associations between exercise and lowering the risk of cognitive impairment...
  7. ncbi A multistate model of the genetic risk of Alzheimer's disease
    Douglas C Ewbank
    Population Studies Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    Exp Aging Res 28:477-99. 2002
    ..09. In addition, the model estimates that about 0.20% of the population carries genes that cause AD at very early ages, through mechanisms that are not associated with the APOE genotype...