D Mungas

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi A 2-process model for neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Aging 35:301-8. 2014
  2. pmc Advanced psychometric analysis and the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: reports from the 2011 Friday Harbor conference
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 6:485-8. 2012
  3. ncbi Spanish and English neuropsychological assessment scales: relationship to demographics, language, cognition, and independent function
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 19:466-75. 2005
  4. pmc Age and education effects on relationships of cognitive test scores with brain structure in demographically diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacremento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:116-28. 2009
  5. ncbi Psychometrically matched measures of global cognition, memory, and executive function for assessment of cognitive decline in older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 17:380-92. 2003
  6. pmc Heterogeneity of cognitive trajectories in diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:606-19. 2010
  7. pmc Longitudinal volumetric MRI change and rate of cognitive decline
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurology 65:565-71. 2005
  8. ncbi Spanish and English Neuropsychological Assessment Scales (SENAS): further development and psychometric characteristics
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Assess 16:347-59. 2004
  9. pmc Measurement invariance of neuropsychological tests in diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:260-9. 2011
  10. pmc Volumetric MRI predicts rate of cognitive decline related to AD and cerebrovascular disease
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Neurology 59:867-73. 2002

Detail Information

Publications62

  1. ncbi A 2-process model for neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Aging 35:301-8. 2014
    ..A second, age-related but non-amyloid process likely contributes to medial temporal lobe tangles. ..
  2. pmc Advanced psychometric analysis and the Alzheimer's Disease Neuroimaging Initiative: reports from the 2011 Friday Harbor conference
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain Imaging Behav 6:485-8. 2012
    ..The 13 articles in this series present innovative approaches to measuring cognition and studying determinants of cognitive decline in AD...
  3. ncbi Spanish and English neuropsychological assessment scales: relationship to demographics, language, cognition, and independent function
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 19:466-75. 2005
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  4. pmc Age and education effects on relationships of cognitive test scores with brain structure in demographically diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacremento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Aging 24:116-28. 2009
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  5. ncbi Psychometrically matched measures of global cognition, memory, and executive function for assessment of cognitive decline in older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 17:380-92. 2003
    ..Association of measures with quantitative structural magnetic resonance imaging variables followed expected patterns. This approach to scale development may have applications for other neuropsychological assessment problems...
  6. pmc Heterogeneity of cognitive trajectories in diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Aging 25:606-19. 2010
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  7. pmc Longitudinal volumetric MRI change and rate of cognitive decline
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurology 65:565-71. 2005
    ..To examine how baseline and change of volumetric MRI relate to cognitive decline in older individuals...
  8. ncbi Spanish and English Neuropsychological Assessment Scales (SENAS): further development and psychometric characteristics
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Psychol Assess 16:347-59. 2004
    ..Effects of DIF on scale-level ability scores were limited. Results demonstrate an empirically guided psychometric approach to test construction for multiethnic and multilingual test applications...
  9. pmc Measurement invariance of neuropsychological tests in diverse older persons
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:260-9. 2011
    ..We examined the dimensional structure of a neuropsychological test battery in linguistically and demographically diverse older adults...
  10. pmc Volumetric MRI predicts rate of cognitive decline related to AD and cerebrovascular disease
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Neurology 59:867-73. 2002
    ..To examine volumetric MRI correlates of longitudinal cognitive decline in normal aging, AD, and subcortical cerebrovascular brain injury (SCVBI)...
  11. ncbi Development of psychometrically matched English and Spanish language neuropsychological tests for older persons
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 14:209-23. 2000
    ..The outcome supports the use of IRT methods in cross-cultural and multilingual test development and indicates that this strategy has potential for future neuropsychological test development...
  12. pmc Criterion-referenced validity of a neuropsychological test battery: equivalent performance in elderly Hispanics and non-Hispanic Whites
    Dan Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:620-30. 2005
    ..Object naming improved discrimination of CIND from demented beyond that of verbal memory alone. These results provide evidence of equivalent validity across Hispanics and Whites...
  13. pmc MRI predictors of cognition in subcortical ischemic vascular disease and Alzheimer's disease
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine University of California, Davis 95817, USA
    Neurology 57:2229-35. 2001
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  14. ncbi The effects of age on rate of progression of Alzheimer disease and dementia with associated cerebrovascular disease
    D Mungas
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:1243-7. 2001
    ..Previous studies have found no differences in progression of Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia, but these studies have not specifically examined age effects...
  15. ncbi Application of item response theory for development of a global functioning measure of dementia with linear measurement properties
    D Mungas
    UC Davis Alzheimer s Disease Center, Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Stat Med 19:1631-44. 2000
    ..Results have implications for development of a psychometrically sophisticated, brief measure of global functioning for clinical and research use in dementia...
  16. ncbi Brain structure and cognition in a community sample of elderly Latinos
    C C Wu
    Department of Neurology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurology 59:383-91. 2002
    ..The authors measured these variables in a population-based cohort of older Mexican Americans with a wide spectrum of cognitive ability, ranging from normal cognition to dementia...
  17. pmc Cognitive and anatomic contributions of metabolic decline in Alzheimer disease and cerebrovascular disease
    Beth Kuczynski
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute and the Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720, USA
    Arch Neurol 65:650-5. 2008
    ..Understanding how each disease contributes to dementia is essential from both a pathophysiologic and diagnostic perspective...
  18. pmc White matter lesions impair frontal lobe function regardless of their location
    M Tullberg
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Neurology 63:246-53. 2004
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  19. pmc Memory impairment, but not cerebrovascular disease, predicts progression of MCI to dementia
    C DeCarli
    Department of Neurology, University of California at San Francisco, USA
    Neurology 63:220-7. 2004
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  20. pmc Atrophy rates of entorhinal cortex in AD and normal aging
    A T Du
    Magnetic Resonance Unit, Department of Veterans Affairs Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco 94121, USA
    Neurology 60:481-6. 2003
    ..To explore the atrophy rate of entorhinal cortex (ERC) in AD and normal aging and assess the value of rate measurement of ERC atrophy for classifying subjects with AD from cognitively normal (CN) control subjects...
  21. pmc Neuropathological basis of magnetic resonance images in aging and dementia
    William J Jagust
    School of Public Health and Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    Ann Neurol 63:72-80. 2008
    ..Magnetic resonance (MR) imaging is used widely for assessment of patients with cognitive impairment, but the pathological correlates are unclear, especially when multiple pathologies are present...
  22. pmc Diagnosing depression in Alzheimer disease with the national institute of mental health provisional criteria
    Edmond Teng
    Department of Neurology, David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA, Los Angeles, CA 90073, USA
    Am J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:469-77. 2008
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  23. ncbi What does fluorodeoxyglucose PET imaging add to a clinical diagnosis of dementia?
    W Jagust
    Helen Wills Neuroscience Institute, University of California, Berkeley, CA 94720 3190, USA
    Neurology 69:871-7. 2007
    ..Few studies have compared the accuracy of [(18)F]fluorodeoxyglucose (FDG) PET to the accuracy of clinical and pathologic diagnosis in dementia patients...
  24. pmc Cognitive impact of subcortical vascular and Alzheimer's disease pathology
    Helena C Chui
    Department of Neurology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, USA
    Ann Neurol 60:677-87. 2006
    ..To assess the interactions among three types of pathology (ie, cerebrovascular disease, hippocampal sclerosis [HS], and Alzheimer's disease [AD]), cognitive status, and apolipoprotein E genotype...
  25. pmc Longitudinal MRI and cognitive change in healthy elderly
    Joel H Kramer
    Department of Neurology, San Francisco Medical Center, University of California, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    Neuropsychology 21:412-8. 2007
    ..The association between WMSH and EXEC further highlights the cognitive sequealae associated with cerebrovascular disease in normal elderly...
  26. ncbi Brain imaging evidence of preclinical Alzheimer's disease in normal aging
    William Jagust
    School of Public Health, University of California, Berkeley, USA
    Ann Neurol 59:673-81. 2006
    ..This study was designed to test the hypothesis that baseline glucose metabolism and medial temporal lobe brain volumes are predictive of cognitive decline in normal older people...
  27. ncbi Frontal lobe hypometabolism predicts cognitive decline in patients with lacunar infarcts
    B R Reed
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Arch Neurol 58:493-7. 2001
    ..Studies of Alzheimer disease have shown that imaging measures of temporal and parietal metabolism and blood flow predict disease course...
  28. pmc Subcortical lacunes are associated with executive dysfunction in cognitively normal elderly
    Catherine L Carey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 150 W Washington, 2nd Floor San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Stroke 39:397-402. 2008
    ..We therefore hypothesized that MRI markers of SIVD would be selectively associated with worse executive functioning...
  29. pmc FLAIR and diffusion MRI signals are independent predictors of white matter hyperintensities
    P Maillard
    Imaging of Dementia and Aging Laboratory, University of California, Davis, Davis, California, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 34:54-61. 2013
    ..We investigated the ability of FLAIR and DTI to characterize the longitudinal course of WMH development...
  30. ncbi Preliminary evidence that estrogen protects against age-related hippocampal atrophy
    J L Eberling
    Department of Neurology and Center for Neuroscience, University of California, Davis, CA 95616, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 24:725-32. 2003
    ..These findings suggest a neuroprotective effect of estrogen...
  31. ncbi Earlier onset of Alzheimer disease symptoms in latino individuals compared with anglo individuals
    Christopher M Clark
    Department of Neurology, Alzheimer s Disease Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia 19104, USA
    Arch Neurol 62:774-8. 2005
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  32. pmc Cognitive and neuroimaging predictors of instrumental activities of daily living
    Deborah A Cahn-Weiner
    Department of Neurology, University of California, San Francisco, California 94143 0138, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:747-57. 2007
    ..Perhaps executive function is particularly important with respect to maintaining IADLs. Alternatively, executive dysfunction may be a sentinel event indicating widespread cortical involvement and poor prognosis...
  33. ncbi Brain function and cognition in a community sample of elderly Latinos
    William J Jagust
    Department of Neurology, University of California Davis Medical Center, 4860 Y Street, Suite 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Neurology 59:378-83. 2002
    ..This study was designed to extend this finding to individuals selected from a population-based cohort of Mexican Americans with a wide spectrum of cognitive ability...
  34. pmc Forgetting in dementia with and without subcortical lacunes
    Joel H Kramer
    San Francisco Medical Center, University of California, CA 94143, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:32-40. 2004
    ..Three SIVD patients with rapid forgetting followed to autopsy all had AD pathology, further supporting the link between memory patterns and AD...
  35. pmc Executive dysfunction in subcortical ischaemic vascular disease
    J H Kramer
    San Francisco Medical Center, University of California, 401 Parnassus Avenue, San Francisco, CA 94143, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 72:217-20. 2002
    ..Executive dysfunction has been reported in patients with subcortical-frontal pathology, even in the absence of dementia...
  36. ncbi Impaired acquisition and rapid forgetting of patterned visual stimuli in Alzheimer's disease
    B R Reed
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 20:738-49. 1998
    ..DRR was also lower in an analysis of subgroups closely matched on initial performance. The findings suggest that forgetting is accelerated in AD because multiple aspects of memory processing, including storage, are impaired...
  37. pmc MCI is associated with deficits in everyday functioning
    Sarah T Farias
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 20:217-23. 2006
    ..The current findings suggest that individuals with MCI demonstrate deficits in a wide range of everyday functions but that the magnitude of these changes is greatest for those functional abilities that rely heavily on memory...
  38. pmc Everyday functioning in relation to cognitive functioning and neuroimaging in community-dwelling Hispanic and non-Hispanic older adults
    Sarah Tomaszewski Farias
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:342-54. 2004
    ..The relationships between cognitive variables and functional status, as well as between the imaging variables and the IQCODE, did not differ across language-ethnic groups...
  39. pmc Longitudinal changes in memory and executive functioning are associated with longitudinal change in instrumental activities of daily living in older adults
    Sarah Tomaszewski Farias
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 23:446-61. 2009
    ..Findings indicate that declines in MEM and EXEC over time make unique and independent contributions to declines in older adults' ability to function in daily life...
  40. pmc Brain behavior relationships among African Americans, whites, and Hispanics
    Charles DeCarli
    Department of Neurology, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 22:382-91. 2008
    ..Moreover, interesting and potentially biologically relevant differences were found that might stimulate further research related to the understanding of dementia etiology within an increasingly racially and ethnically diverse population...
  41. ncbi Neuropsychiatric symptoms in Latino elders with dementia or cognitive impairment without dementia and factors that modify their association with caregiver depression
    Ladson Hinton
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, Davis, USA
    Gerontologist 43:669-77. 2003
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  42. pmc Longitudinal influences of partner depression on cognitive functioning in latino spousal pairs
    Ladson Hinton
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of California, Davis, Sacramento, California 95817, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 27:491-500. 2009
    ..e. health or mental health) on cognitive decline has received little attention. This study examined the influence of baseline depressive symptoms in one spouse on cognitive functioning in the other...
  43. pmc Progression of mild cognitive impairment to dementia in clinic- vs community-based cohorts
    Sarah Tomaszewski Farias
    Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, 4860 Y St, Ste 3700, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:1151-7. 2009
    ..Annual conversion rates, however, vary across different studies with clinic samples showing higher rates of conversion than community-based samples...
  44. pmc Measuring cognitive reserve based on the decomposition of episodic memory variance
    Bruce R Reed
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain 133:2196-209. 2010
    ..Decomposing the variance in cognitive function scores offers a promising new approach to the measure and study of cognitive reserve...
  45. ncbi Correlates of memory function in community-dwelling elderly: the importance of white matter hyperintensities
    Christopher I Petkov
    Center for Neuroscience, University of California at Davis, 95616, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:371-81. 2004
    ..We conclude that WMH are an important pathological substrate that affects certain memory functions in normal individuals and those with mild memory loss and discuss how tasks associated with WMH may rely upon frontal lobe function...
  46. pmc The measurement of everyday cognition (ECog): scale development and psychometric properties
    Sarah Tomaszewski Farias
    Department of Neurology, University of California, CA 95817, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:531-44. 2008
    ..Different subtypes of MCI also showed different patterns. Results suggest the ECog shows promise as a useful tool for the measurement of general and domain-specific everyday functions in the elderly...
  47. ncbi Effects of white matter lesions and lacunes on cortical function
    Bruce R Reed
    University of California Davis Alzheimer s Disease Center, Martinez, CA 94553, USA
    Arch Neurol 61:1545-50. 2004
    ..Whether small-vessel disease in fact predominantly affects the frontal lobes is not well documented...
  48. pmc Degree of discrepancy between self and other-reported everyday functioning by cognitive status: dementia, mild cognitive impairment, and healthy elders
    Sarah Tomaszewski Farias
    Department of Neurology, School of Public Health, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:827-34. 2005
    ..In this study we examined whether degree of discrepancy between patient and informant-reported everyday functioning was associated with cognitive status...
  49. pmc Memory in the aging brain: doubly dissociating the contribution of the hippocampus and entorhinal cortex
    Andrew P Yonelinas
    Department of Psychology, University of California, Davis, California 95616, USA
    Hippocampus 17:1134-40. 2007
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  50. pmc The contributions of MRI-based measures of gray matter, white matter hyperintensity, and white matter integrity to late-life cognition
    J He
    Imaging of Dementia and Aging IDeA Laboratory, Department of Neurology, University of California, Davis, 1544 Newton Ct, Davis, CA 95618, USA
    AJNR Am J Neuroradiol 33:1797-803. 2012
    ..To detect their extent of contribution to cognitive performance, we explored the independent and additive contributions of GM atrophy, white matter injury, and white matter integrity to cognition in elderly patients...
  51. pmc Differences in brain volume, hippocampal volume, cerebrovascular risk factors, and apolipoprotein E4 among mild cognitive impairment subtypes
    Jing He
    Department of Neurology, and the Imaging of Dementia and Aging Laboratory, Center for Neuroscience Preventive Medicine, University of California at Davis, Sacramento, CA 95817, USA
    Arch Neurol 66:1393-9. 2009
    ..To evaluate demographics, magnetic resonance imaging (MRI) measures, and vascular risk among mild cognitive impairment (MCI) subtypes...
  52. pmc Hippocampal volume and retention in Alzheimer's disease
    Joel H Kramer
    Department of Neurology, University of California at San Francisco, 94143, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 10:639-43. 2004
    ..Results suggest that the role of the hippocampus is relatively specific to the consolidation of new memories...
  53. pmc Walking stabilizes cognitive functioning in Alzheimer's disease (AD) across one year
    J Winchester
    Institute for Memory Impairments and Neurological Disorders, University of California, Irvine, CA 92697, United States
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 56:96-103. 2013
    ..Structured clinical trials which seek to increase the amount of time AD patients were engaged in walking activities and evaluate the nature and scope of beneficial effects in the brain are warranted...
  54. ncbi Imaging Interactions between Alzheimer's disease and cerebrovascular disease
    Christine C Wu
    Department of Neurology, University of California Davis, 4860 Y Street, Sacramento, CA 95616, USA
    Ann N Y Acad Sci 977:403-10. 2002
    ..In this article, we review two recent studies from our laboratory that use MRI and PET to begin to reveal the nature and mechanisms of the relationship between AD, CVD, and dementia...
  55. ncbi Clinical and neuropsychological features in autopsy-defined vascular dementia
    Bruce R Reed
    Alzheimer s Disease Center, University of California, Davis 94553, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:63-74. 2004
    ..A illustrative case example is included. We conclude that the profile of cognitive impairment in IVD is highly variable, but that in clinical settings neuropsychological readings may contribute to the differential diagnosis of dementia...
  56. ncbi Low folate status is associated with impaired cognitive function and dementia in the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging
    Marisa I Ramos
    School of Medicine, Department of Medical Pathology, University of California, Davis, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 82:1346-52. 2005
    ..Since 1998, grain products in the United States have been fortified with folic acid, which has reduced the prevalence of folate deficiency and hyperhomocysteinemia...
  57. ncbi Prevalence of dementia in older latinos: the influence of type 2 diabetes mellitus, stroke and genetic factors
    Mary N Haan
    Department of Epidemiology, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan 48109, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:169-77. 2003
    ..To estimate dementia prevalence in older Mexican Americans, determine the distribution of dementia by etiology, and evaluate the contribution of type 2 diabetes mellitus, stroke, and apolipoprotein E (ApoE) genotype to dementia...
  58. ncbi Homocysteine and cognitive function in the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging
    Joshua W Miller
    Department of Medical Pathology, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 78:441-7. 2003
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  59. ncbi Profiles of neuropsychological impairment in autopsy-defined Alzheimer's disease and cerebrovascular disease
    Bruce R Reed
    University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Brain 130:731-9. 2007
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  60. ncbi Multivariate modeling of two associated cognitive outcomes in a longitudinal study
    Danielle J Harvey
    Department of Epidemiology and Preventive Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis 95616 8638, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 5:357-65. 2003
    ..We provide data that include information on two underlying processes of cognitive function, namely memory and executive function, to illustrate this methodology...
  61. pmc Homocysteine, B vitamins, and the incidence of dementia and cognitive impairment: results from the Sacramento Area Latino Study on Aging
    Mary N Haan
    Epidemiology Program, School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI 48104, USA
    Am J Clin Nutr 85:511-7. 2007
    ..High concentrations of homocysteine have been linked to a greater risk of Alzheimer disease, dementia, and cognitive decline...
  62. pmc Fraction of total plasma vitamin B12 bound to transcobalamin correlates with cognitive function in elderly Latinos with depressive symptoms
    Marjorie G Garrod
    Department of Medical Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, School of Medicine, University of California, Davis, CA, USA
    Clin Chem 54:1210-7. 2008
    ..The fraction of total plasma vitamin B(12) bound to transcobalamin (holoTC/B12 ratio) may reflect tissue levels of the vitamin, but its clinical relevance is unclear...

Research Grants16

  1. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2009
    ..It will provide information that will increase understanding of cognitive decline in older people and will improve our ability to measure these changes. ..
  2. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2007
    ..Patients with CIND and selected normals and demented patients will be clinically evaluated and followed longitudinally to assess sensitivity of the SENAS to early cognitive decline. ..
  3. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2006
    ..Patients with CIND and selected normals and demented patients will be clinically evaluated and followed longitudinally to assess sensitivity of the SENAS to early cognitive decline. ..
  4. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2003
    ..Patients with CIND and selected normals and demented patients will be clinically evaluated and followed longitudinally to assess sensitivity of the SENAS to early cognitive decline. ..
  5. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2000
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  6. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 1993
    ..sample will occur during months 7 to 30. Statistical analysis, item selection, calculation of provisional norms, and evaluation of efficacy of test development procedures will be completed during months 31 to 36...
  7. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 1992
    ..sample will occur during months 7 to 30. Statistical analysis, item selection, calculation of provisional norms, and evaluation of efficacy of test development procedures will be completed during months 31 to 36...
  8. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan Mungas; Fiscal Year: 1999
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  9. ENGLISH AND SPANISH ASSESSMENT OF COGNITION IN ELDERLY
    Dan M Mungas; Fiscal Year: 2010
    ..It will provide information that will increase understanding of cognitive decline in older people and will improve our ability to measure these changes. ..