G C Roman

Summary

Affiliation: University of Texas Health Science Center
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi Vascular dementia today
    G C Roman
    Dept Medicine Neurology, UT Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284 7883, USA
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 155:S64-72. 1999
  2. ncbi Vascular dementia. Advances in nosology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention
    G C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Panminerva Med 46:207-15. 2004
  3. ncbi Brain hypoperfusion: a critical factor in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, San Antonio, USA
    Neurol Res 26:454-8. 2004
  4. ncbi Facts, myths, and controversies in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital San Antonio, TX 78232, USA
    J Neurol Sci 226:49-52. 2004
  5. ncbi Vascular cognitive disorder: a new diagnostic category updating vascular cognitive impairment and vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas HSC at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, Mail Code 7883, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Neurol Sci 226:81-7. 2004
  6. ncbi Cholinergic dysfunction in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, San Antonio, TX 78232, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:18-26. 2005
  7. ncbi Rivastigmine for subcortical vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7883, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 5:309-13. 2005
  8. ncbi Vascular dementia: a historical background
    Gustavo Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 15:11-3. 2003
  9. ncbi Vascular dementia prevention: a risk factor analysis
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Tex 78229 3900, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:91-100. 2005
  10. ncbi A diagnostic dilemma: is "Alzheimer's dementia" Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, or both?
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie L Murphy Veterans Hospital, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Lancet Neurol 3:141. 2004

Detail Information

Publications21

  1. ncbi Vascular dementia today
    G C Roman
    Dept Medicine Neurology, UT Health Science Center, San Antonio 78284 7883, USA
    Rev Neurol (Paris) 155:S64-72. 1999
    ..These findings offer hope for prevention of this growing public health problem...
  2. ncbi Vascular dementia. Advances in nosology, diagnosis, treatment and prevention
    G C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Panminerva Med 46:207-15. 2004
    ..Evidence strongly suggests that control of vascular risk factors, in particular hypertension, could prevent VaD...
  3. ncbi Brain hypoperfusion: a critical factor in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, San Antonio, USA
    Neurol Res 26:454-8. 2004
    ..Recognition of the susceptibility of elderly subjects to cerebral lesions induced by hypoperfusion should result in appropriate preventive measures and better treatment...
  4. ncbi Facts, myths, and controversies in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital San Antonio, TX 78232, USA
    J Neurol Sci 226:49-52. 2004
    ....
  5. ncbi Vascular cognitive disorder: a new diagnostic category updating vascular cognitive impairment and vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas HSC at San Antonio and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, Mail Code 7883, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    J Neurol Sci 226:81-7. 2004
    ..It would include specific disease entities such as post-stroke VCI, post-stroke VaD, CADASIL, Binswanger disease, and AD plus CVD. This category explicitly excludes isolated cognitive dysfunctions such as those mentioned above...
  6. ncbi Cholinergic dysfunction in vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, and the Audie Murphy Veterans Administration Hospital, San Antonio, TX 78232, USA
    Curr Psychiatry Rep 7:18-26. 2005
    ..Cholinergic stimulation produces increases in cortical cerebral blood flow that may be relevant to the therapeutic effect of ChEIs...
  7. ncbi Rivastigmine for subcortical vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, Mail Code 7883, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Expert Rev Neurother 5:309-13. 2005
    ..Rivastigmine appears to be a promising agent in vascular dementia but its effects remain to be established in double-blind, placebo-controlled clinical trials...
  8. ncbi Vascular dementia: a historical background
    Gustavo Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center, San Antonio, Texas 78229 3900, USA
    Int Psychogeriatr 15:11-3. 2003
    ..In the 1960s, the seminal neuropathological and clinical studies of the New Castle school in England inaugurated the modern era of vascular dementia...
  9. ncbi Vascular dementia prevention: a risk factor analysis
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Tex 78229 3900, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 20:91-100. 2005
    ..Evidence from controlled clinical trials strongly suggests that control of vascular risk factors, in particular hypertension, could prevent the development of dementia...
  10. ncbi A diagnostic dilemma: is "Alzheimer's dementia" Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia, or both?
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio and the Audie L Murphy Veterans Hospital, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Lancet Neurol 3:141. 2004
  11. ncbi Donepezil: a clinical review of current and emerging indications
    Gustavo C Roman
    Medicine Neurology, Mail Code 7883, University of Texas HSC, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Expert Opin Pharmacother 5:161-80. 2004
    ....
  12. ncbi Subcortical ischaemic vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas at San Antonio and the Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, San Antonio, Texas 78284 7883, USA
    Lancet Neurol 1:426-36. 2002
    ..Treatment is symptomatic and prevention requires control of treatable risk factors...
  13. pmc A proposal to declare neurocysticercosis an international reportable disease
    G Roman
    World Federation of Neurology Research Group on Tropical Neurology, University of Texas at San Antonio 78246, USA
    Bull World Health Organ 78:399-406. 2000
    ..Compulsory notification also has the major advantage of providing accurate quantification of the incidence and prevalence of neurocysticercosis at regional level, thus permitting the rational use of resources in eradication campaigns...
  14. ncbi On the history of lacunes, etat criblé, and the white matter lesions of vascular dementia
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, Tex 78229, USA
    Cerebrovasc Dis 13:1-6. 2002
    ..Also in 1894, Binswanger described the disease that now bears his name. In 1901, Pierre Marie coined the name état lacunaire (lacunar state) for the clinical syndrome of elderly patients with multiple lacunes...
  15. ncbi Vascular dementia revisited: diagnosis, pathogenesis, treatment, and prevention
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center, Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, 7703 Floyd Curl Drive, San Antonio, TX 78284 7883, USA
    Med Clin North Am 86:477-99. 2002
    ..Anticholinergic medications used for AD are also useful in VaD, and atypical antipsychotic agents and antidepressants (e.g., selective serotonin reuptake inhibitors) may be required in some patients...
  16. ncbi Vascular dementia may be the most common form of dementia in the elderly
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center, 7703 Floyd Curl Dr, San Antonio, TX 78284 6200, USA
    J Neurol Sci 203:7-10. 2002
    ..In conclusion, VaD may be the most underdiagnosed and undertreated form of dementia in the elderly...
  17. ncbi [Neurocysticercosis: a public health perspective]
    G C Roman
    University of Texas at San Antonio, San Antonio, USA
    Rev Neurol 36:71-4. 2003
    ..In countries where cysticercosis is endemic, the prevalence of epilepsy is twice as high as that observed in areas that are free of this parasitic disease...
  18. ncbi Vascular dementia: distinguishing characteristics, treatment, and prevention
    Gustavo C Roman
    Department of Medicine, University of Texas, UTHSCSA Medical School, Audie L Murphy Memorial Veterans Hospital, San Antonio 78229, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 51:S296-304. 2003
    ..Prevention strategies should focus on reduction of stroke and cardiovascular disease, with attention to control of risk factors such as hypertension, diabetes mellitus, hypercholesterolemia, and hyperhomocysteinemia...
  19. ncbi Autism: transient in utero hypothyroxinemia related to maternal flavonoid ingestion during pregnancy and to other environmental antithyroid agents
    Gustavo C Roman
    University of Texas Health Sciences Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, TX, USA
    J Neurol Sci 262:15-26. 2007
    ..Additional multidisciplinary epidemiological studies will be required to confirm this environmental hypothesis of autism...
  20. ncbi Defining dementia: clinical criteria for the diagnosis of vascular dementia
    G C Roman
    Medicine Neurology, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, TX 78229 3900, USA
    Acta Neurol Scand Suppl 178:6-9. 2002
    ....
  21. ncbi Frontal MRI findings associated with impairment on the Executive Interview (EXIT25)
    D R Royall
    Departments of Psychiatry, Medicine, and Pharmacology, South Texas Veterans Health System, Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio, San Antonio, Texas, USA
    Exp Aging Res 27:293-308. 2001
    ..This conclusion is consistent with earlier functional neuroimaging studies associating EXIT25 performance with left mesiofrontal perfusion...