Karen J Miller

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Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint The other side of estrogen replacement therapy: outcome study results of mood improvement in estrogen users and nonusers
    Karen J Miller
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Box 951759, Suite 88 201, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:439-44. 2003
  2. doi request reprint Effect of a computerized brain exercise program on cognitive performance in older adults
    Karen J Miller
    UCLA Longevity Center, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:655-63. 2013
  3. doi request reprint The memory fitness program: cognitive effects of a healthy aging intervention
    Karen J Miller
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Memory and Aging Research Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:514-23. 2012
  4. ncbi request reprint Mood symptoms and cognitive performance in women estrogen users and nonusers and men
    Karen J Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, The Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1826-30. 2002
  5. ncbi request reprint Object naming and semantic fluency among individuals with genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Karen J Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, The Neuropsychiatric Institute, the Alzheimer s Disease Center, and the Center on Aging, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:128-36. 2005
  6. doi request reprint Influence of Alzheimer disease family history and genetic risk on cognitive performance in healthy middle-aged and older people
    Markus Donix
    Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:565-73. 2012
  7. pmc Influence of cognitive status, age, and APOE-4 genetic risk on brain FDDNP positron-emission tomography imaging in persons without dementia
    Gary W Small
    Semel Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Ste 88 201, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:81-7. 2009
  8. pmc Differential FDDNP PET patterns in nondemented middle-aged and older adults
    Linda M Ercoli
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 9668, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:397-406. 2009
  9. pmc Cognitive and cerebral metabolic effects of celecoxib versus placebo in people with age-related memory loss: randomized controlled study
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:999-1009. 2008
  10. pmc Prediction of cognitive decline by positron emission tomography of brain amyloid and tau
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:215-22. 2012

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  1. ncbi request reprint The other side of estrogen replacement therapy: outcome study results of mood improvement in estrogen users and nonusers
    Karen J Miller
    Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California at Los Angeles, Box 951759, Suite 88 201, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 5:439-44. 2003
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  2. doi request reprint Effect of a computerized brain exercise program on cognitive performance in older adults
    Karen J Miller
    UCLA Longevity Center, Jane and Terry Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA 90024 1759, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:655-63. 2013
    ..We explored whether computerized brain training exercises improved cognitive performance in older adults...
  3. doi request reprint The memory fitness program: cognitive effects of a healthy aging intervention
    Karen J Miller
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Memory and Aging Research Center, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:514-23. 2012
    ..Age-related memory decline affects a large proportion of older adults. Cognitive training, physical exercise, and other lifestyle habits may help to minimize self-perception of memory loss and a decline in objective memory performance...
  4. ncbi request reprint Mood symptoms and cognitive performance in women estrogen users and nonusers and men
    Karen J Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, The Neuropsychiatric Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 50:1826-30. 2002
    ..In this study, we explore sex differences for a range of mood symptoms and for neuropsychological performance in men and postmenopausal women and assess the potential influence of estrogen on these measures...
  5. ncbi request reprint Object naming and semantic fluency among individuals with genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Karen J Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, The Neuropsychiatric Institute, the Alzheimer s Disease Center, and the Center on Aging, University of California at Los Angeles, Los Angeles 90024 1759, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:128-36. 2005
    ..This study longitudinally examined the object naming and semantic fluency of individuals who are at risk for developing Alzheimer's disease (AD) by virtue of having APOE-4 or a family history of AD...
  6. doi request reprint Influence of Alzheimer disease family history and genetic risk on cognitive performance in healthy middle-aged and older people
    Markus Donix
    Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:565-73. 2012
    ..Our aim was to determine the influence of APOE genotype and family history status on cognitive performance in healthy individuals...
  7. pmc Influence of cognitive status, age, and APOE-4 genetic risk on brain FDDNP positron-emission tomography imaging in persons without dementia
    Gary W Small
    Semel Institute, 760 Westwood Plaza, Ste 88 201, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 66:81-7. 2009
    ..Here we investigated whether known risk factors for Alzheimer disease and dementia are associated with FDDNP-PET binding...
  8. pmc Differential FDDNP PET patterns in nondemented middle-aged and older adults
    Linda M Ercoli
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 9668, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:397-406. 2009
    ....
  9. pmc Cognitive and cerebral metabolic effects of celecoxib versus placebo in people with age-related memory loss: randomized controlled study
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:999-1009. 2008
    ....
  10. pmc Prediction of cognitive decline by positron emission tomography of brain amyloid and tau
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Arch Neurol 69:215-22. 2012
    ..To determine whether 2-(1-{6-[(2-fluorine 18-labeled fluoroethyl)methylamino]-2-napthyl}ethylidene) malononitrile ([(18)F]FDDNP) brain regional values in individuals without dementia predict and correlate with future cognitive change...
  11. pmc Longitudinal changes in medial temporal cortical thickness in normal subjects with the APOE-4 polymorphism
    Markus Donix
    David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, Semel Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Neuroimage 53:37-43. 2010
    ..This finding is consistent with the hypothesis that carrying the APOE-4 allele renders subjects at a higher risk for developing Alzheimer's disease...
  12. pmc Depression and anxiety symptoms are associated with cerebral FDDNP-PET binding in middle-aged and older nondemented adults
    Helen Lavretsky
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 9668, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 17:493-502. 2009
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  13. pmc Brain network local interconnectivity loss in aging APOE-4 allele carriers
    Jesse A Brown
    Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 108:20760-5. 2011
    ..05). This genotype-specific pattern of structural connectivity change with age thus appears related to changes in gross cortical structure and cognition, potentially affecting the rate and/or spatial distribution of AD-related pathology...
  14. pmc Self-reported memory impairment and brain PET of amyloid and tau in middle-aged and older adults without dementia
    David A Merrill
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, and Longevity Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 24:1076-84. 2012
    ..Here we investigate whether degree of self-reported memory impairment is associated with FDDNP-PET binding levels in persons without dementia...
  15. pmc Reduced hippocampal CA2, CA3, and dentate gyrus activity in asymptomatic people at genetic risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Nanthia A Suthana
    Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, Semel Institute, University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90095 7039, USA
    Neuroimage 53:1077-84. 2010
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  16. ncbi request reprint Verbal memory retrieval deficits associated with untreated hypothyroidism
    Karen J Miller
    Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:132-6. 2007
    ..There were no significant results found between groups on attentional or nonverbal tasks. Results suggest that hypothyroid-related memory deficits are not attributable to an attentional deficit but rather to specific retrieval deficits...
  17. ncbi request reprint PET of brain amyloid and tau in mild cognitive impairment
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and the Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, USA
    N Engl J Med 355:2652-63. 2006
    ..Noninvasive methods to detect these abnormal proteins are potentially useful in developing surrogate markers for drug discovery and diagnostics...
  18. doi request reprint Vascular Risk and FDDNP-PET Influence Cognitive Performance
    David A Merrill
    Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, David Geffen School of Medicine, and Longevity Center, University of California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 35:147-57. 2013
    ..These findings suggest that even mild cerebrovascular risk may influence the extent of cognitive dysfunction in pre-dementia, along with amyloid-β and tau burden...
  19. ncbi request reprint Effects of a 14-day healthy longevity lifestyle program on cognition and brain function
    Gary W Small
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences and Semel Institute for Neuroscience and Human Behavior, Los Angeles, CA 90024, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:538-45. 2006
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the effects of a 14-day healthy longevity lifestyle program on cognition and cerebral metabolism in people with mild age-related memory complaints...
  20. pmc Family history of Alzheimer's disease and hippocampal structure in healthy people
    Markus Donix
    Center for Cognitive Neurosciences, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at University of California Los Angeles, Semel Institute, Los Angeles, CA 90095, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 167:1399-406. 2010
    ..The authors investigated the influence of APOE-4 genotype and family history risks on cortical thickness in medial temporal lobe subregions among volunteers without cognitive impairment...
  21. ncbi request reprint Memory improvement with treatment of hypothyroidism
    Karen J Miller
    Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, UCLA NPI H, Los Angeles, California, USA
    Int J Neurosci 116:895-906. 2006
    ..Results suggest that specific memory retrieval deficits associated with hypothyroidism can resolve after replacement therapy with levothyroxine...
  22. pmc Hormone replacement therapy and risk for neurodegenerative diseases
    Richelin V Dye
    Longevity Center, Department of Psychiatry and Biobehavioral Sciences, David Geffen School of Medicine at the University of California, Los Angeles, CA 90025, USA
    Int J Alzheimers Dis 2012:258454. 2012
    ..Limits to the existing research are discussed, along with proposed future directions for the investigation of HRT and neurodegenerative diseases...
  23. ncbi request reprint Executive functions
    Karen J Miller
    Center for Children with Special Needs, Tufts New England Medical Center, Boston, MA 02111, USA
    Pediatr Ann 34:310-7. 2005
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