L E Gibbons

Summary

Affiliation: University of Washington
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in psychomotor reaction time in male monozygotic twins discordant for lifetime cigarette smoking
    L E Gibbons
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 83:1219-25. 1996
  2. pmc Japanese-English language equivalence of the Cognitive Abilities Screening Instrument among Japanese-Americans
    Laura E Gibbons
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:129-37. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of anxiety in dementia: an investigation into the association of different methods of measurement
    Laura E Gibbons
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:202-8. 2006
  4. pmc Migrating from a legacy fixed-format measure to CAT administration: calibrating the PHQ-9 to the PROMIS depression measures
    Laura E Gibbons
    General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Box 359780, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Qual Life Res 20:1349-57. 2011
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural comparison of the Mini-Mental State examination in United Kingdom and United States participants with Alzheimer's disease
    Laura E Gibbons
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:723-8. 2002
  6. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen and estrogen-progestin use and 2-year rate of cognitive change in a cohort of older Japanese American women: The Kame Project
    M M Rice
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1641-9. 2000
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety of Alzheimer's disease: prevalence, and comorbidity
    L Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle 98195 7563, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M348-52. 1999
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and cognitive performance among older African Americans, Japanese Americans, and Caucasians: the role of education
    M F Shadlen
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:1371-8. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint Wandering: a significant problem among community-residing individuals with Alzheimer's disease
    R G Logsdon
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P294-9. 1998
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of isokinetic and psychophysical lifting strength and static back muscle endurance: a study of male monozygotic twins
    L E Gibbons
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2983-90. 1997

Detail Information

Publications35

  1. ncbi request reprint Differences in psychomotor reaction time in male monozygotic twins discordant for lifetime cigarette smoking
    L E Gibbons
    Department of Orthopedics, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 83:1219-25. 1996
    ..Further study may confirm our evidence suggesting that long-term cigarette smoking impedes reaction time, a key measure of function of the central nervous system...
  2. pmc Japanese-English language equivalence of the Cognitive Abilities Screening Instrument among Japanese-Americans
    Laura E Gibbons
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 21:129-37. 2009
    ..S.A. The measurement equivalence in Japanese and English had not been confirmed in prior studies...
  3. ncbi request reprint Assessment of anxiety in dementia: an investigation into the association of different methods of measurement
    Laura E Gibbons
    Division of General Internal Medicine, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 19:202-8. 2006
    ..Because of this, measures inadequately distinguish anxiety from depression in individuals with Alzheimer's disease. The measurement of anxiety in dementia needs additional refinement...
  4. pmc Migrating from a legacy fixed-format measure to CAT administration: calibrating the PHQ-9 to the PROMIS depression measures
    Laura E Gibbons
    General Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Box 359780, Harborview Medical Center, 325 Ninth Ave, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Qual Life Res 20:1349-57. 2011
    ..This calibration facilitates migration to computerized adaptive test (CAT) PROMIS data collection, while facilitating research using historical legacy data alongside new PROMIS data...
  5. ncbi request reprint Cross-cultural comparison of the Mini-Mental State examination in United Kingdom and United States participants with Alzheimer's disease
    Laura E Gibbons
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:723-8. 2002
    ..the relative difficulties of items on the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) were compared in English-speaking Alzheimer's disease (AD) patients in the United States (US) and United Kingdom (UK)...
  6. ncbi request reprint Postmenopausal estrogen and estrogen-progestin use and 2-year rate of cognitive change in a cohort of older Japanese American women: The Kame Project
    M M Rice
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Arch Intern Med 160:1641-9. 2000
    ..Also uncertain is whether the proposed association varies between women taking unopposed estrogen and those taking estrogen combined with progestin...
  7. ncbi request reprint Anxiety of Alzheimer's disease: prevalence, and comorbidity
    L Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle 98195 7563, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 54:M348-52. 1999
    ..However, the phenomenology of anxiety symptoms in AD and its relationship to dementia progression, comorbid depression, and the presence of other problematic behaviors have not yet been examined...
  8. ncbi request reprint Ethnicity and cognitive performance among older African Americans, Japanese Americans, and Caucasians: the role of education
    M F Shadlen
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 49:1371-8. 2001
    ..African Americans scored lower (median 89 out of 100) than Japanese Americans (93) and Caucasians (94) on the Cognitive Abilities Screening Instrument (CASI). Education affected CA..
  9. ncbi request reprint Wandering: a significant problem among community-residing individuals with Alzheimer's disease
    R G Logsdon
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 53:P294-9. 1998
    ..Based on this analysis, we recommend further evaluation and the development of possible treatment strategies that address the individual differences found among AD patients who wander...
  10. ncbi request reprint Determinants of isokinetic and psychophysical lifting strength and static back muscle endurance: a study of male monozygotic twins
    L E Gibbons
    Department of Orthopaedics, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 22:2983-90. 1997
    ..This knowledge can be used to guide more appropriate selection and interpretation of results of back muscle function tests...
  11. ncbi request reprint Alcohol and drug abuse among persons with multiple sclerosis
    C H Bombardier
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Box 359740, Harborview Medical Center, 325 9th Avenue, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Mult Scler 10:35-40. 2004
    ..To examine the one-month prevalence and impact of substance abuse in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  12. pmc Measuring depression levels in HIV-infected patients as part of routine clinical care using the nine-item Patient Health Questionnaire (PHQ-9)
    P K Crane
    Department of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    AIDS Care 22:874-85. 2010
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  13. ncbi request reprint Differential item functioning analysis with ordinal logistic regression techniques. DIFdetect and difwithpar
    Paul K Crane
    Department of Internal Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Med Care 44:S115-23. 2006
    ..We examined DIF related to language of test administration in addition to self-reported race, Hispanic ethnicity, age, years of education, and sex...
  14. ncbi request reprint Rapid detection of differential item functioning in assessments of health-related quality of life: The Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy
    Paul K Crane
    Department of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:101-14. 2007
    ..We sought to demonstrate a rapid hybrid approach to DIF detection by determining the presence and scale-level impact of DIF related to eight covariates in four domains measured by the Functional Assessment of Cancer Therapy (FACT)...
  15. ncbi request reprint IRT health outcomes data analysis project: an overview and summary
    Karon F Cook
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:121-32. 2007
    ..A component of the conference was presentation of a psychometric and content analysis of a secondary dataset...
  16. ncbi request reprint Evaluating measurement equivalence using the item response theory log-likelihood ratio (IRTLR) method to assess differential item functioning (DIF): applications (with illustrations) to measures of physical functioning ability and general distress
    Jeanne A Teresi
    Faculty of Medicine, New York State Psychiatric Institute, Columbia University Stroud Center, New York, NY, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:43-68. 2007
    ..Finally, impact was assessed using expected scale scores, expressed as group differences in the total test (measure) response functions...
  17. ncbi request reprint A comparison of three sets of criteria for determining the presence of differential item functioning using ordinal logistic regression
    Paul K Crane
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, 325 Ninth Avenue, Box 359780, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Qual Life Res 16:69-84. 2007
    ..Several techniques have been developed to detect differential item functioning (DIF), including ordinal logistic regression (OLR). This study compared different criteria for determining whether items have DIF using OLR...
  18. doi request reprint Efficacy of paroxetine in treating major depressive disorder in persons with multiple sclerosis
    Dawn M Ehde
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:40-8. 2008
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate the efficacy of paroxetine in treating major depressive disorder (MDD) in persons with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  19. doi request reprint Validation study of prevalence and correlates of depressive symptomatology in multiple sclerosis
    Alyssa M Bamer
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, National Rehabilitation Research and Training Center on Multiple Sclerosis, University of Washington, Box 356490, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Gen Hosp Psychiatry 30:311-7. 2008
    ..To validate previous research findings on the prevalence of and factors associated with depressive symptoms in a community-dwelling sample of individuals with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  20. doi request reprint The efficacy of telephone counseling for health promotion in people with multiple sclerosis: a randomized controlled trial
    Charles H Bombardier
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 89:1849-56. 2008
    ..To determine if motivational interviewing-based telephone counseling increases health promotion activities and improves other health outcomes in people with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  21. ncbi request reprint A 37-item shoulder functional status item pool had negligible differential item functioning
    Paul K Crane
    Division of General Internal Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Epidemiol 59:478-84. 2006
    ..We present a technique for determining whether observed differences in function between groups are due to biased test items or real differences in function...
  22. ncbi request reprint Differential item functioning related to education and age in the Italian version of the Mini-mental State Examination
    Paul K Crane
    Department of Internal Medicine, Harborview Medical Center, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 18:505-15. 2006
    ..We were also interested in exploring the significance of DIF in screening tests...
  23. ncbi request reprint Factors associated with caregiver reports of sleep disturbances in persons with dementia
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98115 2053, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:112-20. 2006
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  24. ncbi request reprint Assessing quality of life in older adults with cognitive impairment
    Rebecca G Logsdon
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle, Washington 98195 8733, USA
    Psychosom Med 64:510-9. 2002
    ..It describes a new measure of quality of life in dementia, the QOL-AD, and examines the reliability and validity of patient and caregiver reports of patient quality of life...
  25. ncbi request reprint Older adults and functional decline: a cross-cultural comparison
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98115 2053, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 14:161-79. 2002
    ....
  26. ncbi request reprint Depressive symptoms and severity of illness in multiple sclerosis: epidemiologic study of a large community sample
    Lydia Chwastiak
    Department of Psychiaty and Behavioral Sciences, Harborview Medical Center, Box 359911, Seattle, WA 98104, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1862-8. 2002
    ..The relationships among depressive symptoms and severity, duration, and course of multiple sclerosis are controversial...
  27. ncbi request reprint Training caregivers to change the sleep hygiene practices of patients with dementia: the NITE-AD project
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health Psychiatry, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:1455-60. 2003
    ..To examine the feasibility of training caregivers to implement sleep hygiene recommendations in dementia patients...
  28. ncbi request reprint Exercise plus behavioral management in patients with Alzheimer disease: a randomized controlled trial
    Linda Teri
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle 98195, USA
    JAMA 290:2015-22. 2003
    ..Exercise training for patients with Alzheimer disease combined with teaching caregivers how to manage behavioral problems may help decrease the frailty and behavioral impairment that are often prevalent in patients with Alzheimer disease...
  29. ncbi request reprint Chronic pain in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Dawn M Ehde
    Department of Rehabilitation Medicine, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195, USA
    Mult Scler 9:605-11. 2003
    ..This study examined the prevalence, intensity, interference, and biopsychosocial correlates of pain in a large community-based sample of persons with multiple sclerosis (MS)...
  30. ncbi request reprint Anxiety and nighttime behavioral disturbances. Awakenings in patients with Alzheimer's disease
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Box 357263, Seattle, WA 98195 7263, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 30:12-20. 2004
    ..They also reveal the importance of assessing anxiety as well as depression in the research and clinical care of patients with AD...
  31. ncbi request reprint Nighttime insomnia treatment and education for Alzheimer's disease: a randomized, controlled trial
    Susan M McCurry
    Department of Psychosocial and Community Health, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98115, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 53:793-802. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether a comprehensive sleep education program (Nighttime Insomnia Treatment and Education for Alzheimer's Disease (NITE-AD)) could improve sleep in dementia patients living at home with their family caregivers...
  32. ncbi request reprint Fatigue and psychiatric illness in a large community sample of persons with multiple sclerosis
    Lydia A Chwastiak
    Multiple Sclerosis Rehabilitation Research and Training Center, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Psychosom Res 59:291-8. 2005
    ..Fatigue and depression are among the most common and disabling symptoms in multiple sclerosis (MS), but the nature and extent of the relationships between fatigue and psychiatric disorders in MS patients remain poorly understood...
  33. ncbi request reprint Training community consultants to help family members improve dementia care: a randomized controlled trial
    Linda Teri
    School of Nursing, University of Washington, Seattle, 98115 2053, USA
    Gerontologist 45:802-11. 2005
    ..We investigated whether community consultants could be trained to teach family caregivers a systematic behavioral approach for reducing mood and behavior problems in persons with Alzheimer's disease...
  34. ncbi request reprint Associations between back pain history and lumbar MRI findings
    Tapio Videman
    University of Alberta, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada
    Spine (Phila Pa 1976) 28:582-8. 2003
    ..Retrospective monozygotic twin cohort study...
  35. ncbi request reprint Isometric back extension endurance testing: reasons for test termination
    Annina Ropponen
    Department of Physiology, University of Kuopio, Kuopio, Finland
    J Orthop Sports Phys Ther 35:437-42. 2005
    ..Cross-sectional study...