Tiffany F Hughes

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Engagement in social activities and progression from mild to severe cognitive impairment: the MYHAT study
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:587-95. 2013
  2. pmc Mild cognitive deficits and everyday functioning among older adults in the community: the Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team study
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, and the Departments of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:836-44. 2012
  3. pmc Association between late-life body mass index and dementia: The Kame Project
    T F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurology 72:1741-6. 2009
  4. pmc Midlife fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of dementia in later life in Swedish twins
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:413-20. 2010
  5. pmc Engagement in reading and hobbies and risk of incident dementia: the MoVIES project
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 25:432-8. 2010
  6. pmc Outcomes of mild cognitive impairment by definition: a population study
    Mary Ganguli
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:761-7. 2011
  7. pmc Mild cognitive impairment: incidence and vascular risk factors in a population-based cohort
    Mary Ganguli
    Department of School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurology 80:2112-20. 2013
  8. pmc Subjective cognitive complaints of older adults at the population level: an item response theory analysis
    Beth E Snitz
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:344-51. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Vascular risk factors and cognitive decline in a population sample
    Mary Ganguli
    Departments of Psychiatry Neurology Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Departments of Epidemiology Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Center on Aging, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 28:9-15. 2014
  10. pmc Should mild cognitive impairment be subtyped?
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:237-42. 2011

Detail Information

Publications11

  1. pmc Engagement in social activities and progression from mild to severe cognitive impairment: the MYHAT study
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania 15213, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 25:587-95. 2013
    ..This study examines the risk of progression from mild to severe cognitive impairment in relation to engagement in social activities while mildly impaired and the concurrence of subsequent change in engagement with MCI progression...
  2. pmc Mild cognitive deficits and everyday functioning among older adults in the community: the Monongahela-Youghiogheny Healthy Aging Team study
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, and the Departments of Biostatistics, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:836-44. 2012
    ..We examined the ability to perform multiple IADL tasks in relation to mild cognitive impairment (MCI) defined on purely neuropsychological grounds...
  3. pmc Association between late-life body mass index and dementia: The Kame Project
    T F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Neurology 72:1741-6. 2009
    ..To examine the association between body mass index (BMI), waist circumference (WC), and waist-to-hip ratio (WHR) and risk of dementia and its subtypes in late life...
  4. pmc Midlife fruit and vegetable consumption and risk of dementia in later life in Swedish twins
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 18:413-20. 2010
    ..Diet may be associated with risk of dementia and Alzheimer disease (AD). The authors examined the association between fruit and vegetable consumption in midlife and risk for all types of dementia and AD...
  5. pmc Engagement in reading and hobbies and risk of incident dementia: the MoVIES project
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 25:432-8. 2010
    ..To examine whether there is an association between engagement in reading and hobbies and dementia risk in late life...
  6. pmc Outcomes of mild cognitive impairment by definition: a population study
    Mary Ganguli
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Arch Neurol 68:761-7. 2011
    ..Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) has been defined in several ways...
  7. pmc Mild cognitive impairment: incidence and vascular risk factors in a population-based cohort
    Mary Ganguli
    Department of School of Medicine, Graduate School of Public Health, University of Pittsburgh, PA, USA
    Neurology 80:2112-20. 2013
    ..We examined the incidence of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and its potential vascular risk factors in a prospective population-based study...
  8. pmc Subjective cognitive complaints of older adults at the population level: an item response theory analysis
    Beth E Snitz
    Department of Neurology, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:344-51. 2012
    ..Modern psychometric approaches including IRT may be useful in developing: (1) brief community screening questionnaires; and (2) more sensitive measures of very subtle subjective decline for use in prodromal Alzheimer disease research...
  9. doi request reprint Vascular risk factors and cognitive decline in a population sample
    Mary Ganguli
    Departments of Psychiatry Neurology Medicine, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine Departments of Epidemiology Biostatistics, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, Indiana University, Bloomington, IN Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences Center on Aging, Miller School of Medicine, University of Miami, Miami, FL
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 28:9-15. 2014
    ..Cardiovascular mechanisms explain at least some of the variance in cognitive decline. Selective survival may also play a role. ..
  10. pmc Should mild cognitive impairment be subtyped?
    Tiffany F Hughes
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania, USA
    Curr Opin Psychiatry 24:237-42. 2011
    ..To review evidence on the validity and utility of recent approaches to subtyping late-life mild cognitive impairment...
  11. doi request reprint Old worries and new anxieties: behavioral symptoms and mild cognitive impairment in a population study
    Carmen Andreescu
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA Electronic address
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 22:274-84. 2014
    ..We examined subgroups of anxiety symptoms and depression symptom profiles in relation to MCI, which we defined using both cognitive and functional approaches...