Katya Rascovsky

Summary

Affiliation: University of Pennsylvania
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Clinical diagnostic criteria and classification controversies in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    Katya Rascovsky
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:145-58. 2013
  2. pmc Sensitivity of revised diagnostic criteria for the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia
    Katya Rascovsky
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3 West Gates, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain 134:2456-77. 2011
  3. pmc Comparative semantic profiles in semantic dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University, 245 North 15th Street, 7th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Brain 136:2497-509. 2013
  4. pmc Sparse canonical correlation analysis relates network-level atrophy to multivariate cognitive measures in a neurodegenerative population
    Brian B Avants
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuroimage 84:698-711. 2014
  5. pmc ALS-Plus syndrome: non-pyramidal features in a large ALS cohort
    Leo McCluskey
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, United States
    J Neurol Sci 345:118-24. 2014
  6. pmc Phosphorylated tau as a candidate biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Murray Grossman
    Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA Neurol 71:442-8. 2014
  7. pmc Grammatical comprehension deficits in non-fluent/agrammatic primary progressive aphasia
    Dorothy Charles
    Department of Neurology and Penn FTD Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:249-56. 2014
  8. doi request reprint Impaired cognitive flexibility in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Jessica Evans
    Department of Psychology, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania Department of Neurology and Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Cogn Behav Neurol 28:17-26. 2015
  9. pmc Differentiating primary progressive aphasias in a brief sample of connected speech
    Sharon Ash
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 81:329-36. 2013
  10. pmc Cognitive decline and reduced survival in C9orf72 expansion frontotemporal degeneration and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    David J Irwin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research, Alzheimer s Disease Core Center, Institute on Aging, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:163-9. 2013

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. pmc Clinical diagnostic criteria and classification controversies in frontotemporal lobar degeneration
    Katya Rascovsky
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19104, USA
    Int Rev Psychiatry 25:145-58. 2013
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  2. pmc Sensitivity of revised diagnostic criteria for the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia
    Katya Rascovsky
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3 West Gates, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    Brain 134:2456-77. 2011
    ..Future studies will be needed to establish the reliability and specificity of these revised diagnostic guidelines...
  3. pmc Comparative semantic profiles in semantic dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    David J Libon
    Department of Neurology, Drexel University, 245 North 15th Street, 7th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19102, USA
    Brain 136:2497-509. 2013
    ..We discuss factors that may contribute to the semantic memory deficit in semantic variant primary progressive aphasia. ..
  4. pmc Sparse canonical correlation analysis relates network-level atrophy to multivariate cognitive measures in a neurodegenerative population
    Brian B Avants
    Department of Radiology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    Neuroimage 84:698-711. 2014
    ..In conclusion, we show that multivariate techniques identify biologically-plausible brain regions supporting specific cognitive domains. The findings are identified in training data and confirmed in test data. ..
  5. pmc ALS-Plus syndrome: non-pyramidal features in a large ALS cohort
    Leo McCluskey
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, United States
    J Neurol Sci 345:118-24. 2014
    ..We investigated ALS-Plus syndrome, an understudied group of patients with clinical features extending beyond pyramidal and neuromuscular systems with or without cognitive/behavioral deficits...
  6. pmc Phosphorylated tau as a candidate biomarker for amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Murray Grossman
    Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    JAMA Neurol 71:442-8. 2014
    ..An increasingly varied clinical spectrum of cases with amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) has been identified, and objective criteria for clinical trial eligibility are necessary...
  7. pmc Grammatical comprehension deficits in non-fluent/agrammatic primary progressive aphasia
    Dorothy Charles
    Department of Neurology and Penn FTD Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 85:249-56. 2014
    ..Grammatical comprehension difficulty is an essential supporting feature of the non-fluent/agrammatic variant of primary progressive aphasia (naPPA), but well-controlled clinical measures of grammatical comprehension are unavailable...
  8. doi request reprint Impaired cognitive flexibility in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    Jessica Evans
    Department of Psychology, Villanova University, Villanova, Pennsylvania Department of Neurology and Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
    Cogn Behav Neurol 28:17-26. 2015
    ..Our objective was to assess executive function in patients with ALS using a simple, untimed measure with minimal motor demands, and to relate performance to structural disease...
  9. pmc Differentiating primary progressive aphasias in a brief sample of connected speech
    Sharon Ash
    Department of Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine of the University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, USA
    Neurology 81:329-36. 2013
    ....
  10. pmc Cognitive decline and reduced survival in C9orf72 expansion frontotemporal degeneration and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis
    David J Irwin
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research, Alzheimer s Disease Core Center, Institute on Aging, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:163-9. 2013
    ..To clarify this issue, we compared a large C9P cohort with carefully matched non-expansion (C9N) cases with a known or highly-suspected underlying TAR DNA-binding protein 43 (TDP-43) proteinopathy...
  11. pmc Action verb comprehension in amyotrophic lateral sclerosis and Parkinson's disease
    Collin York
    Department of Neurology and Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, PA, USA
    J Neurol 261:1073-9. 2014
    ..These findings are consistent with the hypothesis that action verb difficulty in ALS is related in part to the degradation of action-related conceptual knowledge represented in motor-associated cortex. ..
  12. pmc Differential longitudinal decline on the Mini-Mental State Examination in frontotemporal lobar degeneration and Alzheimer disease
    Kay See Tan
    Departments of Biostatistics and Epidemiology Neurology, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania Department of Neurology, Drexel University College of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 27:310-5. 2013
    ..To examine how phenotype affects longitudinal decline on the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) in patients with frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD) and Alzheimer disease (AD)...
  13. pmc Myelin oligodendrocyte basic protein and prognosis in behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia
    David J Irwin
    From the Penn Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, Department of Neurology D J I, C T M, J P, K R, E M W, M G Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Institute on Aging, Alzheimer s Disease Core Center D J I, C T M, E S, E M W, J B T, S E A, V M Y L, V M V D, J Q T, M G Penn Memory Center, Department of Neurology S E A and Brain Behavior Laboratory, Departments of Psychiatry, Perelman School of Medicine S E A, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia
    Neurology 83:502-9. 2014
    ..To determine the prognostic utility of tauopathy-associated single nucleotide polymorphisms (SNPs) in sporadic behavioral-variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD)...
  14. doi request reprint Getting on the same page: the neural basis for social coordination deficits in behavioral variant frontotemporal degeneration
    Meghan L Healey
    University of Pennsylvania Perelman School of Medicine, Penn Department of Neurology and Frontotemporal Degeneration Center, Philadelphia, 19104 PA, USA University of Pennsylvania, Neuroscience Graduate Group, Philadelphia, 19104 PA, USA Electronic address
    Neuropsychologia 69:56-66. 2015
    ..Our findings suggest an important role for non-language brain areas that belong to a large-scale neurocognitive network for social coordination. ..
  15. pmc Self-appraisal in behavioural variant frontotemporal degeneration
    Lauren Massimo
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, Gates Building, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 84:148-53. 2013
    ..We examined whether a domain-specific versus multi-domain model best explains degraded self-appraisal in bvFTD...
  16. pmc The neural basis for establishing a focal point in pure coordination games
    Corey T McMillan
    Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania, Philadelphia, 19104, USA
    Soc Cogn Affect Neurosci 7:881-7. 2012
    ..g. is 'John' a frequent boy's name), a hierarchical mechanism that iteratively models an opponent's likely response and a mechanism involved in social perspective taking...
  17. pmc Interrater reliability of the new criteria for behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia
    Amanda K Lamarre
    Memory and Aging Center, Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, USA
    Neurology 80:1973-7. 2013
    ..To evaluate the interrater reliability of the new International Behavioural Variant FTD Criteria Consortium (FTDC) criteria for behavioral variant frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD)...