D J Moser

Summary

Affiliation: University of Iowa
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Association of anxiety with resistance vessel dysfunction in human atherosclerosis
    Ashley N Stillman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:537-44. 2013
  2. pmc Cerebral blood flow and neuropsychological functioning in elderly vascular disease patients
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:220-5. 2012
  3. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in medication-free schizophrenia research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1209-11. 2005
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning pretreatment and posttreatment in an inpatient eating disorders program
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52240, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:64-70. 2003
  5. pmc Using a brief intervention to improve decisional capacity in schizophrenia research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry MEB 1 328, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:116-20. 2006
  6. pmc Vascular smooth muscle function is associated with initiation and processing speed in patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:535-41. 2008
  7. ncbi request reprint Capacity to provide informed consent for participation in schizophrenia and HIV research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1201-7. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological performance is associated with vascular function in patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, W278 GH, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:141-6. 2007
  9. ncbi request reprint Blood vessel function and cognition in elderly patients with atherosclerosis
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, MEB 1 328, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Stroke 35:e369-72. 2004
  10. ncbi request reprint Unilateral vs. bilateral ultrasound in the monitoring of cerebral microemboli
    D J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 27:757-60. 2001

Detail Information

Publications67

  1. doi request reprint Association of anxiety with resistance vessel dysfunction in human atherosclerosis
    Ashley N Stillman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Psychosom Med 75:537-44. 2013
    ..Anxiety predicts cardiovascular events, although the mechanism remains unclear. We hypothesized that anxiety symptoms will correlate with impaired resistance and conduit vessel function in participants aged 55 to 90 years...
  2. pmc Cerebral blood flow and neuropsychological functioning in elderly vascular disease patients
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:220-5. 2012
    ..Cerebrovascular reserve was additionally associated with performance on measures of memory and attention. Additional research is needed to determine whether measures of cerebral blood flow can be used to predict cognitive decline...
  3. ncbi request reprint Informed consent in medication-free schizophrenia research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 162:1209-11. 2005
    ..The authors' goal was to determine whether people with schizophrenia experience changes in decisional capacity when their antipsychotic regimens are discontinued for research purposes...
  4. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological functioning pretreatment and posttreatment in an inpatient eating disorders program
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52240, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:64-70. 2003
    ..This study was conducted to determine whether neuropsychological dysfunction associated with anorexia nervosa resolves with inpatient treatment...
  5. pmc Using a brief intervention to improve decisional capacity in schizophrenia research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry MEB 1 328, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Schizophr Bull 32:116-20. 2006
    ..The use of such interventions will enable a larger number of people with schizophrenia to make informed decisions regarding research participation...
  6. pmc Vascular smooth muscle function is associated with initiation and processing speed in patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 14:535-41. 2008
    ..With additional research, measures of vascular function might become useful in the early identification of those individuals at greatest risk for vascular-related cognitive dysfunction...
  7. ncbi request reprint Capacity to provide informed consent for participation in schizophrenia and HIV research
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, Mental Health Clinical Research Center, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 159:1201-7. 2002
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  8. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological performance is associated with vascular function in patients with atherosclerotic vascular disease
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, W278 GH, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Arterioscler Thromb Vasc Biol 27:141-6. 2007
    ..The current study was conducted to confirm and extend those findings in a much larger, nonoverlapping sample...
  9. ncbi request reprint Blood vessel function and cognition in elderly patients with atherosclerosis
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, MEB 1 328, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Stroke 35:e369-72. 2004
    ..This study was conducted to determine the relationship between blood vessel function and cognition in elderly patients with atherosclerosis...
  10. ncbi request reprint Unilateral vs. bilateral ultrasound in the monitoring of cerebral microemboli
    D J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Ultrasound Med Biol 27:757-60. 2001
    ..However, when precise ME counts are required, bilateral monitoring is essential...
  11. ncbi request reprint Executive function and magnetic resonance imaging subcortical hyperintensities in vascular dementia
    D J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City 52240, USA
    Neuropsychiatry Neuropsychol Behav Neurol 14:89-92. 2001
    ..To determine the relation between subcortical hyperintensities (SHs) visible on magnetic resonance imaging and executive function among patients with vascular dementia...
  12. ncbi request reprint The influence of cognitive impairment and psychiatric symptoms on daily functioning in nursing facilities: a longitudinal study
    Susan K Schultz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, 500 Newton Road, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 14:209-13. 2002
    ..These findings may have implications for treatment interventions that seek to enhance functioning in the skilled nursing setting...
  13. ncbi request reprint Predictors of subjective cognitive difficulties in older adults with atherosclerotic vascular disease
    Clare T Humphreys
    Departments of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 15:328-34. 2007
    ..The objective of this study was to describe the relationship among cognitive test performance, psychological symptoms, and subjective cognitive difficulties in older adults with atherosclerotic vascular disease...
  14. ncbi request reprint Patients with Huntington's disease have impaired awareness of cognitive, emotional, and functional abilities
    Karin F Hoth
    Department of Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 29:365-76. 2007
    ..Future studies will benefit also from examining the association between awareness and cognition in larger samples...
  15. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological characteristics of patients in a hospital-based eating disorder program
    John D Bayless
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 42242, USA edu
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 14:203-7. 2002
    ..Depression level and body mass were not associated with cognitive impairment. Whether effective restoration of weight and resolution of core psychopathology contribute to reversal of cognitive deficits requires further research...
  16. ncbi request reprint Coercion and informed consent in research involving prisoners
    David J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City 52240, USA
    Compr Psychiatry 45:1-9. 2004
    ..Despite serious past incidents, ethicists will need to consider the possibility that prisoners have become an overprotected population...
  17. ncbi request reprint Dementia rating scale performance: a comparison of vascular and Alzheimer's dementia
    K A Lukatela
    Department of Psychiatry, The Miriam Hospital and Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, ME, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 22:445-54. 2000
    ..These results are indicative of qualitative differences in the pattern of cognitive deficits associated with the two types of dementia...
  18. ncbi request reprint Bupropion SR vs. methylphenidate vs. placebo for attention deficit hyperactivity disorder in adults
    S Kuperman
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City 52242, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 13:129-34. 2001
    ..14). Neuropsychological testing demonstrated trends favoring drug treatment on measures of immediate recall and verbal fluency. While bupropion SR may be a viable clinical alternative for adults with ADHD, further investigation is needed...
  19. doi request reprint Treatment of vascular depression using repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    Ricardo E Jorge
    Department of Psychiatry, The University of Iowa, Room W278 General Hospital, 200 Hawkins Dr, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Arch Gen Psychiatry 65:268-76. 2008
    ..Preliminary data on poststroke depression suggest that repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation (rTMS) might also be effective among patients with VD...
  20. pmc Practice effects in the prediction of long-term cognitive outcome in three patient samples: a novel prognostic index
    Kevin Duff
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry, MEB 1 308, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, United States
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:15-24. 2007
    ..Additionally, this prognostic index could be used to offer interventions to patients who are in the earliest stages of progressive neurodegenerative disorders...
  21. ncbi request reprint Examining the repeatable battery for the assessment of neuropsychological status: factor analytic studies in an elderly sample
    Kevin Duff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 14:976-9. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological and psychiatric functioning pre- and posthematopoietic stem cell transplantation in adult cancer patients: a preliminary study
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242 1000, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:172-7. 2007
    ..Education about these possible pretransplant sequelae and the potential for rebound may be helpful to patients and families as they prepare for this treatment and the recovery period...
  23. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological characteristics and personality traits in pathological gambling
    Kelsie T Forbush
    Department of Psychology, The University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52245, USA
    CNS Spectr 13:306-15. 2008
    ..The purpose of this study was to examine the predictive variance of neuropsychological and personality characteristics in PG...
  24. pmc Short-term practice effects in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: implications for diagnosis and treatment
    Kevin Duff
    Department of Psychiatry, College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 20:986-99. 2008
    ..Practice effects have been widely reported in healthy older adults, but these improvements due to repeat exposure to test materials have been more equivocal in individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  25. pmc Cerebral cortex structure in prodromal Huntington disease
    Peggy C Nopoulos
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy and Lucille Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neurobiol Dis 40:544-54. 2010
    ..Early in the course of HD, the cortex shows changes that are manifest as cortical thinning and are most robust in the posterior and superior regions of the cerebrum...
  26. pmc Self-paced timing detects and tracks change in prodromal Huntington disease
    Kelly C Rowe
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Neuropsychology 24:435-42. 2010
    ..This study compares self-paced timing performance (cross-sectionally and longitudinally) between participants with prodromal Huntington's disease (pr-HD) and a comparison group of gene non-expanded participants from affected families (NC)...
  27. doi request reprint Predictors of neuropsychological recovery in treatment for anorexia nervosa
    Ekaterina Keifer
    Department of Counseling Psychology, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA
    Eat Disord 18:302-17. 2010
    ..Information about cognitive reserve and AN subtype may provide clinicians with valuable prognostic information and help guide treatment...
  28. pmc The Indiana faces in places test: preliminary findings on a new visuospatial memory test in patients with mild cognitive impairment
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 24:607-18. 2009
    ..64 and 0.66). Preliminary psychometric analyses support further study of the IFIPT. The measure showed evidence of clinical utility by demonstrating group differences between this sample of healthy adults and those with MCI...
  29. pmc Evaluation of older persons with mild cognitive deficits: potential utility of magnetic resonance imaging
    Susan K Schultz
    University of Iowa Department of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 20:204-8. 2008
    ..The objective was to examine cortical volumes in relation to cognitive performance among patients who do not have dementia, but who do have mild cognitive deficits...
  30. doi request reprint Premorbid intellect and current RBANS performance: discrepancy scores in three geriatric samples
    Kevin Duff
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 15:241-9. 2008
    ....
  31. pmc Sex differences in parietal lobe morphology: relationship to mental rotation performance
    Tim Koscik
    University of Iowa Neuroscience Graduate Program Drive, Department of Neurology, 200 Hawkins Drive, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Brain Cogn 69:451-9. 2009
    ..These findings support the possibility that the sexual dimorphism in the structure of the parietal lobe is a neurobiological substrate for the sex difference in performance on the mental rotations test...
  32. doi request reprint Normative data on and psychometric properties of Verbal and Visual Indexes of the RBANS in older adults
    Kevin Duff
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 23:39-50. 2009
    ..These data might allow clinicians and researchers to better assess laterality effects of brain dysfunction when using the RBANS, although clinical validation is needed...
  33. pmc Escitalopram and problem-solving therapy for prevention of poststroke depression: a randomized controlled trial
    Robert G Robinson
    Department of Psychiatry, Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    JAMA 299:2391-400. 2008
    ..Poststroke depression has been shown in numerous studies to be associated with both impaired recovery in activities of daily living and increased mortality. Prevention of depression thus represents a potentially important goal...
  34. ncbi request reprint Global cerebral blood flow in relation to cognitive performance and reserve in subjects with mild memory deficits
    Laura L Boles Ponto
    Positron Emission Tomography Imaging Center, Department of Radiology, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, University of Iowa, Iowa, IA 52242, USA
    Mol Imaging Biol 8:363-72. 2006
    ..This study was undertaken to explore the mechanisms underlying cognitive reserve in subjects with mild memory deficits by using positron emission tomography (PET)...
  35. pmc Neuropsychological correlates of normal variation in emotional response to visual stimuli
    Robert G Robinson
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    J Nerv Ment Dis 195:112-8. 2007
    ..The role of these differences in intensity of induced emotion and impairment in executive function in daily social and vocational activity should be investigated...
  36. pmc Obsessive and compulsive symptoms in prediagnosed Huntington's disease
    Leigh J Beglinger
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry, MEB 1 321, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    J Clin Psychiatry 69:1758-65. 2008
    ..Although psychiatric symptoms have been reported in individuals with the HD gene expansion prior to clinical diagnosis (pre-HD), little is known about OCS in this phase of disease...
  37. ncbi request reprint The influence of cognitive impairment and behavioral dysregulation on daily functioning in the nursing home setting
    Susan K Schultz
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, 52242 1000, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:582-4. 2003
    ..The influence of psychiatric symptoms and cognitive impairment on daily living skills was explored in a series of nursing home residents. Three categories of symptoms were examined: behavioral disturbances, depression, and delusions...
  38. ncbi request reprint Perception of socially relevant stimuli in schizophrenia
    Nirav O Bigelow
    University of Iowa, Department of Psychiatry, United States
    Schizophr Res 83:257-67. 2006
    ..The findings point towards circumscribed domains of impaired social cognition in schizophrenia and suggest specific further hypotheses about the neural dysfunction that may underlie them...
  39. ncbi request reprint Untreated initial psychosis: relation to cognitive deficits and brain morphology in first-episode schizophrenia
    Beng Choon Ho
    Mental Health Clinical Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine and the University of Iowa College of Public Health, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Am J Psychiatry 160:142-8. 2003
    ..This study investigated the relationships between duration of untreated initial psychosis and neurocognitive functioning and high-resolution imaging brain measurements...
  40. ncbi request reprint White matter volume and cognitive dysfunction in early Huntington's disease
    Leigh J Beglinger
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa Roy and Lucille Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, Iowa 52242, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 18:102-7. 2005
    ..Fewer studies have examined other cerebral structures in early HD and potential associations with cognition...
  41. ncbi request reprint Cognitive impairment in anorexia nervosa is not due to depressed mood
    Bradley D McDowell
    Department of Psychiatry, 1 287 Medical Education Building, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Int J Eat Disord 33:351-5. 2003
    ..It is unclear whether these deficits are linked to co-morbid depression in this population. We examined the relationship between depressive symptoms and cognitive functioning...
  42. ncbi request reprint Concordance between the CVLT and the WMS-III word lists test
    Bradley D McDowell
    Department of Psychiatry, Psychiatry Research, 1 287 Medical Education Bldg, University of Iowa, Iowa City, IA 52242 1000, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 19:319-24. 2004
    ..When diagnostic outcomes were discordant for free recall measures, the CVLT indicated impairment more often than did the WLT...
  43. ncbi request reprint Credibility of neuropsychological performances of Persian Gulf War veterans and military control subjects participating in clinical epidemiological research
    Joseph Barrash
    Department of Neurology, University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Mil Med 172:697-707. 2007
    ..Findings supported the validity of noncredibility judgments and suggested that noncredible examinations are not a significant problem in neuropsychological investigations of GWVs...
  44. ncbi request reprint Effect of antidepressant therapy on executive function after stroke
    Kenji Narushima
    University of Iowa Carver College of Medicine, Department of Psychiatry, 200 Hawkins Drive, W278 GH, Iowa City, IA 52242, USA
    Br J Psychiatry 190:260-5. 2007
    ..Executive dysfunction is common after stroke and may impair long-term outcome. Remedies for this condition are limited...
  45. ncbi request reprint The relationship of subcortical MRI hyperintensities and brain volume to cognitive function in vascular dementia
    Ronald A Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:743-52. 2002
    ..That WBV emerged as a stronger correlate of dementia raises further questions regarding the cerebral mechanisms that contribute to the development of VaD...
  46. doi request reprint Correlation between denial of illness and executive function following stroke: a pilot study
    Kenji Narushima
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa, Roy J and Lucille A Carver College of Medicine, 200 Hawkins Dr, 2887 JPP, IA City, IA 52246, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 20:96-100. 2008
    ..Between end-of-treatment at 3 months and follow-up at 2 years, significant correlation was found between improvement in executive function and decrease in denial of illness...
  47. ncbi request reprint Improved executive functioning following repetitive transcranial magnetic stimulation
    D J Moser
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Iowa College of Medicine, Iowa City, IA 52240, USA
    Neurology 58:1288-90. 2002
    ..Patients in the active rTMS group improved significantly on a test of cognitive flexibility and conceptual tracking (Trail Making Test-B)...
  48. ncbi request reprint Behavioral problems as predictors of functional abilities of vascular dementia patients
    Tricia M Zawacki
    Department of Psychology, Georgia State University, Atlanta, Georgia 30303, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 14:296-302. 2002
    ..These findings highlight the importance of apathy as an independent factor associated with functional independence beyond general cognitive abilities...
  49. ncbi request reprint Acute neuropsychological functioning following cardiosurgical interventions associated with the production of intraoperative cerebral microemboli
    Jeffrey N Browndyke
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, The Miriam Hospital, RI 02903, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:463-71. 2002
    ..Intraoperative microemboli counts were not significantly associated with postsurgical neuropsychological functioning in either the CABG or VR group...
  50. ncbi request reprint Aggressive behavior in patients with stroke: association with psychopathology and results of antidepressant treatment on aggression
    Keen Loong Chan
    Department of Psychological Medicine, Tan Tock Seng Hospital, Singapore
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:793-8. 2006
    ..To examine, in a post hoc analysis of an antidepressant treatment trial, correlates of irritability and aggression after stroke and changes in irritability scores associated with antidepressant treatment...
  51. pmc Cognitive predictors of functional decline in vascular dementia
    Angela L Jefferson
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurology, Boston University Medical Center, Boston, MA 02118, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:752-4. 2006
    ..This study examined changes in cognitive-functional relationships in vascular dementia (VaD) over the course of one year...
  52. ncbi request reprint Sensitivity of the dementia rating scale in vascular dementia: comparison between two sets of criteria to define cognitive impairment
    Robert H Paul
    Brown Medical School, Providence, RI 20903, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 15:116-20. 2003
    ..The Dementia Rating Scale (DRS) is a common measure of cognitive function, but its sensitivity to identify deficits across cognitive domains in vascular dementia (VaD) remains unclear...
  53. ncbi request reprint The serial position effect in mild and moderately severe vascular dementia
    Robert H Paul
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 20906, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 8:584-7. 2002
    ....
  54. ncbi request reprint Long-term citicoline (cytidine diphosphate choline) use in patients with vascular dementia: neuroimaging and neuropsychological outcomes
    Ronald A Cohen
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Providence, R I, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 16:199-204. 2003
    ..This randomized, double-blind clinical trial was conducted to determine whether daily citicoline treatment improves neurocognitive and neuroimaging outcome over 12 months among patients diagnosed with vascular dementia (VaD)...
  55. doi request reprint Cardiac dysfunction and cognition in older adults with heart failure
    Karin F Hoth
    Division of Psychosocial Medicine, National Jewish Medical and Research Center, Denver, CO 80206, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 21:65-72. 2008
    ..To characterize cognition in patients with moderate to severe heart failure and examine the association between 2 measures of systemic perfusion (ie, ejection fraction and cardiac index) and cognition...
  56. ncbi request reprint Clinical correlates of cognitive decline in vascular dementia
    Robert H Paul
    Brown Medical School, Providence, Rhode Island 20903, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 16:40-6. 2003
    ..To determine whether demographic data, dementia severity, functional status, whole brain volume (WBV), or subcortical hyperintensity volume (SH) predict subsequent cognitive decline in vascular dementia (VaD)...
  57. ncbi request reprint Evaluation of the GTRACT diffusion tensor tractography algorithm: a validation and reliability study
    Peng Cheng
    Department of Radiology, Georgetown University, Washington, DC 20007, USA
    Neuroimage 31:1075-85. 2006
    ..The results demonstrate that the GTRACT algorithm is less sensitive to image noise and more capable of handling areas of complex fiber crossing, compared to conventional streamline methods...
  58. ncbi request reprint Executive impairments predict functional declines in vascular dementia
    Patricia A Boyle
    Department of Neurology, Boston University School of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Center, Boston, MA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:75-82. 2004
    ..These findings demonstrate that baseline executive dysfunction is a significant and powerful predictor of future functional decline in individuals with VaD...
  59. ncbi request reprint Progressive morphometric and cognitive changes in vascular dementia
    John Gunstad
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, Miriam Hospital, Coro West Third Floor, 1 Hoppin St, Providence RI 02903, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:229-41. 2005
    ..Further research is needed to determine whether this observed decline is attributable to differential lesion distribution or statistical artifact...
  60. doi request reprint Retention rates on RBANS memory subtests in elderly adults
    Mike R Schoenberg
    American Board of Clinical Neuropsychology, Department of Neurology, University Hospitals Case Medical Center, Cleveland, Ohio 44106, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 21:26-33. 2008
    ..These preliminary data suggest that retention rates of the RBANS memory subtests may add to the clinical utility of this test as a neuropsychological diagnostic and research tool...
  61. doi request reprint Stability of neuropsychological performance in anorexia nervosa
    Ania E Mikos
    University of Florida, Gainesville, FL 32610, USA
    Ann Clin Psychiatry 20:9-13. 2008
    ..We investigated the stability of neuropsychological performance and eating disorder (EDO) symptoms before, immediately after, and 2 years after inpatient treatment. We also examined relationships between neuropsychological and EDO measures...
  62. ncbi request reprint Computer-mediated measurement and subjective ratings of white matter hyperintensities in vascular dementia: relationships to neuropsychological performance
    Kelly Davis Garrett
    Neuropsychology Program, Drexel University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:50-62. 2004
    ..e., psychomotor speed, executive functioning) while the visual rating scale was not. Results suggest that this computer-mediated thresholding technique is superior to visual ratings of WMHs...
  63. ncbi request reprint The neuropsychological profile of vascular cognitive impairment--no dementia: comparisons to patients at risk for cerebrovascular disease and vascular dementia
    Kelly Davis Garrett
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown Medical School, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 19:745-57. 2004
    ..The current findings suggest that poor cognitive flexibility and verbal retrieval in the context of preserved function in other domains may characterize the prodromal stage of VaD...
  64. pmc Decisional capacity for research participation in individuals with mild cognitive impairment
    Angela L Jefferson
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, School of Medicine, University of Massachusetts at Boston, Boston, Massachusetts 02118, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 56:1236-43. 2008
    ..To assess decisional capacity performance and the neuropsychological correlates of such performance to better understand higher-level instrumental activities of daily living in individuals with mild cognitive impairment (MCI)...
  65. ncbi request reprint The global deterioration scale: relationships to neuropsychological performance and activities of daily living in patients with vascular dementia
    Robert H Paul
    Department of Psychiatry and Human Behavior, Brown University School of Medicine, Miriam Hospital, Providence, Rhode Island, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 15:50-4. 2002
    ..Further, the GDS score accurately classified 87% of the patients with VaD. These findings provide support for the validity of the GDS in general staging of dementia severity of VaD...
  66. pmc LA allelic heterozygosity of the 5HTTLPR polymorphism is associated with higher cognitive function and lower interpersonal sensitivity
    Jess G Fiedorowicz
    Psychiatr Genet 17:3-4. 2007
  67. ncbi request reprint Phobic anxiety in late-life in relationship to cognition and 5HTTLPR polymorphism
    Susan K Schultz
    Psychiatr Genet 15:305-6. 2005
    ..However, in this sample we did not detect a significant association between phobic anxiety and the 5HTTLPR genotype. The interaction between age-related changes in cognition and anxiety remain an important area for future studies...

Research Grants5

  1. Cerebro/peripheral vascular function in cognition
    David Moser; Fiscal Year: 2005
    ..The proposed research is expected to yield publishable results and will also provide valuable pilot data for larger scale (e.g. R01) grant applications. ..
  2. Aging, Vascular Disease and Cognition
    David Moser; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..abstract_text> ..
  3. Vascular Function, Cognition, and Brain MRI in Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease
    David Moser; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..Molecular epidemiologic methods will trace the origin of resistant strains in NHs and further characterize newer hyper-virulent strains of MRSA emerging in this often neglected setting. ..
  4. Vascular Function, Cognition, and Brain MRI in Atherosclerotic Vascular Disease
    David J Moser; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..abstract_text> ..