Benjamin T Mast

Summary

Affiliation: University of Louisville
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for geriatric depression: the importance of executive functioning within the vascular depression hypothesis
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1290-4. 2004
  2. ncbi request reprint Post-stroke and clinically-defined vascular depression in geriatric rehabilitation patients
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:84-92. 2004
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal support for the relationship between vascular risk factors and late-life depressive symptoms
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:93-101. 2004
  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular disease and late-life depression: a latent-variable analysis of depressive symptoms after stroke
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:315-22. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Verbal learning and everyday functioning in dementia: an application of latent variable growth curve modeling
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P167-73. 2006
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of cognitive impairment on the phenomenology of geriatric depression
    Benjamin T Mast
    Dept of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Univ of Louisville, 317 Life Sciences Bldg, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:694-700. 2005
  7. ncbi request reprint The vascular depression hypothesis: the influence of age on the relationship between cerebrovascular risk factors and depressive symptoms in community dwelling elders
    B T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Life Sciences, Room 317, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Aging Ment Health 9:146-52. 2005
  8. ncbi request reprint Poststroke depression: a biopsychosocial approach
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, 317 Life Sciences Building, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 8:25-33. 2006
  9. doi request reprint Vascular disease and future risk of depressive symptomatology in older adults: findings from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:320-6. 2008
  10. pmc Vascular risk and depression in the Hispanic Established Population for the Epidemiologic Study of the Elderly (EPESE)
    Jennifer A Zimmerman
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:409-16. 2009

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi request reprint Risk factors for geriatric depression: the importance of executive functioning within the vascular depression hypothesis
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 59:1290-4. 2004
    ..The current study seeks to examine executive dysfunction as a potential moderator of the relationship between CVRFs and depressive symptoms...
  2. ncbi request reprint Post-stroke and clinically-defined vascular depression in geriatric rehabilitation patients
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:84-92. 2004
    ..The authors examined the vascular depression hypothesis by comparing the frequency of post-stroke depression and clinically-defined vascular depression and by examining the relationship between vascular burden and depression...
  3. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal support for the relationship between vascular risk factors and late-life depressive symptoms
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:93-101. 2004
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  4. ncbi request reprint Cerebrovascular disease and late-life depression: a latent-variable analysis of depressive symptoms after stroke
    Benjamin T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 12:315-22. 2004
    ..From the literature related to cerebrovascular disease and depression, he predicted that geriatric stroke patients would be more likely to endorse symptoms of withdrawal and affective flattening, and less agitation...
  5. ncbi request reprint Verbal learning and everyday functioning in dementia: an application of latent variable growth curve modeling
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 61:P167-73. 2006
    ..Rate of verbal learning over trials was a significant predictor of everyday functioning (instrumental activities of daily living) above and beyond general cognitive impairment and demographics...
  6. ncbi request reprint Impact of cognitive impairment on the phenomenology of geriatric depression
    Benjamin T Mast
    Dept of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Univ of Louisville, 317 Life Sciences Bldg, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:694-700. 2005
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  7. ncbi request reprint The vascular depression hypothesis: the influence of age on the relationship between cerebrovascular risk factors and depressive symptoms in community dwelling elders
    B T Mast
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Life Sciences, Room 317, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Aging Ment Health 9:146-52. 2005
    ..This finding supports the vascular depression hypothesis and is consistent with prior work suggesting vascular disease may exert its greatest effect on depression in the context of increasing frailty...
  8. ncbi request reprint Poststroke depression: a biopsychosocial approach
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, 317 Life Sciences Building, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 8:25-33. 2006
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  9. doi request reprint Vascular disease and future risk of depressive symptomatology in older adults: findings from the Health, Aging, and Body Composition study
    Benjamin T Mast
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Biol Psychiatry 64:320-6. 2008
    ..Although neuroimaging studies provide evidence for an association between depression and severity of vascular lesions in the brain, studies of depression and indicators of vascular risk have been less consistent...
  10. pmc Vascular risk and depression in the Hispanic Established Population for the Epidemiologic Study of the Elderly (EPESE)
    Jennifer A Zimmerman
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 24:409-16. 2009
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  11. ncbi request reprint The effects of widowhood and vascular risk factors on late-life depression
    Caitlin K Holley
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:690-8. 2007
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  12. doi request reprint A confirmatory factor analysis of the Beck Anxiety Inventory in African American and European American young adults
    L Kevin Chapman
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    J Anxiety Disord 23:387-92. 2009
    ..An exploratory factor analysis revealed that an alternative, two-factor model provided the best fit for the sample, particularly for the African American sample. Implications and suggestions for future research are discussed...
  13. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial and vascular risk factors for depression in the elderly
    Caitlin Holley
    Department of Psychological Sciences, University of Louisville, Kentucky 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:84-90. 2006
    ..The other predicts that psychosocial risk factors and vascular risk factors are independent pathways to depression and that there is no combined effect of vascular risk factors and life stress...
  14. doi request reprint The impact of anticipatory grief on caregiver burden in dementia caregivers
    Caitlin K Holley
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, KY, USA
    Gerontologist 49:388-96. 2009
    ..The current study investigated the nature of AG in a sample of dementia caregivers and examined the relationship between AG and caregiver burden...
  15. ncbi request reprint Race and vascular depression risk in community-dwelling older adults
    Armin R Azar
    Department of Psychological and Brain Sciences, Life Sciences 317, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40292, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 13:329-32. 2005
    ..Authors examined racial differences in cerebrovascular risk factors (CVRFs) and overall depressive symptomatology...
  16. doi request reprint Vascular risk factors, depression, and cognitive change among African American older adults
    Jeremy S Carmasin
    Psychological and Brain Sciences, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY, 40292, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 29:291-8. 2014
    ..Vascular burden has been linked to future depression and cognitive change in predominately European American samples. This study investigated these relationships in older African Americans...
  17. ncbi request reprint Structural equation modeling of sleep apnea, inflammation, and metabolic dysfunction in children
    Karen A Waters
    Department of Pediatrics, Division of Pediatric Sleep Medicine and Kosair Children s Hospital Research Institute, University of Louisville, 571 S Preston Street, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    J Sleep Res 16:388-95. 2007
    ..Our results support the hypothesis that OSA is a contributor to the mechanisms that link sleep, systemic inflammation and insulin resistance, and show that the interrelations may begin in childhood...
  18. ncbi request reprint Peripheral arterial tonometry events and electroencephalographic arousals in children
    Riva Tauman
    Kosair Children s Hospital Research Institute and Division of Pediatric Sleep Medicine, Department of Pediatrics, University of Louisville, Louisville, KY 40202, USA
    Sleep 27:502-6. 2004
    ..We investigated whether PAT events during sleep are associated with visually recognizable electroencephalographic arousals in healthy children and in children with sleep-disordered breathing...
  19. 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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  20. ncbi request reprint The effects of preexisting depression on cerebrovascular health outcomes in geriatric continuing care
    Mohan Krishnan
    Institute of Gerontology, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry Street, Detroit, MI 48202, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 60:915-9. 2005
    ..Previous studies have investigated depression as the cause and outcome of vascular deficit in elderly persons...
  21. ncbi request reprint After rehabilitation: an 18-month follow-up of elderly inner-city women
    Catherine L Lysack
    Institute of Gerontology, Department of Occupational Therapy, Wayne State University, 87 E Ferry, 231 Knapp Building, Wayne State University, Detroit, Michigan 48202, USA
    Am J Occup Ther 57:298-306. 2003
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