David Vance

Summary

Affiliation: University of Alabama at Birmingham
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint How neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve protect cognitive functioning
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, Department of Psychology and Center for Research in Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 48:23-30. 2010
  2. pmc Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Mitigation Strategies of Cognitive Deficits in Aging with HIV: Implications for Practice and Research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35222, USA
    ISRN Nurs 2013:297173. 2013
  3. pmc Religion, spirituality, and older adults with HIV: critical personal and social resources for an aging epidemic
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 6:101-9. 2011
  4. pmc The role of neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve in aging with HIV: recommendations for cognitive protection and rehabilitation
    David E Vance
    Questions or comments about this article may be directed to David E Vance, PhD MGS, at He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Family Child Health and Caregiving, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL Pariya L Fazeli, BA MA, is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program, University of California, San Diego Joan S Grant, DSN RN, is a Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL Larry Z Slater, PhD RN BC CCRN, is a Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY James L Raper, DSN CRNP JD, is Director at 1917 Clinic and Associate Professor at the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:306-16. 2013
  5. doi request reprint The cognitive consequences of stigma, social withdrawal, and depression in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    Center for Nursing Research, School of Nursing, Edward R Roybal Center for Translational Research in Aging and Mobility, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 51:18-20. 2013
  6. pmc Neurological and psychiatric diseases and their unique cognitive profiles: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:77-87. 2013
  7. pmc Neuroplasticity and successful cognitive aging: a brief overview for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:218-27. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Neuropsychology and cognitive health in healthy older adults: a brief overview for psychiatric nurses
    David E Vance
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 50:30-7; quiz 46-7. 2012
  9. pmc An overview of nonpathological geroneuropsychology: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:43-53. 2012
  10. ncbi request reprint Speed of processing in older adults: a cognitive overview for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:290-7. 2009

Detail Information

Publications65

  1. doi request reprint How neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve protect cognitive functioning
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, Department of Psychology and Center for Research in Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 48:23-30. 2010
    ..Implications for promoting positive neuroplasticity and avoiding negative neuroplasticity across the life span are emphasized to facilitate optimal cognitive health and ensure successful cognitive aging...
  2. pmc Prevention, Rehabilitation, and Mitigation Strategies of Cognitive Deficits in Aging with HIV: Implications for Practice and Research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35222, USA
    ISRN Nurs 2013:297173. 2013
    ..e., cognitive prescriptions), rehabilitation (i.e., speed of processing training), and mitigation (i.e., spaced retrieval method) strategies are reviewed. Implications for nursing practice and research are posited...
  3. pmc Religion, spirituality, and older adults with HIV: critical personal and social resources for an aging epidemic
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham UAB, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 6:101-9. 2011
    ..From this synthesis, implications for practice and research to improve the quality of life of this aging population are provided...
  4. pmc The role of neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve in aging with HIV: recommendations for cognitive protection and rehabilitation
    David E Vance
    Questions or comments about this article may be directed to David E Vance, PhD MGS, at He is an Associate Professor at the Department of Family Child Health and Caregiving, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL Pariya L Fazeli, BA MA, is a Postdoctoral Fellow at the HIV Neurobehavioral Research Program, University of California, San Diego Joan S Grant, DSN RN, is a Professor at the University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Nursing, Birmingham, AL Larry Z Slater, PhD RN BC CCRN, is a Clinical Assistant Professor at New York University College of Nursing, New York, NY James L Raper, DSN CRNP JD, is Director at 1917 Clinic and Associate Professor at the Department of Medicine, Division of Infectious Diseases, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, AL
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:306-16. 2013
    ..Implications for nursing research and practice are posited. ..
  5. doi request reprint The cognitive consequences of stigma, social withdrawal, and depression in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    Center for Nursing Research, School of Nursing, Edward R Roybal Center for Translational Research in Aging and Mobility, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 51:18-20. 2013
    ..Research and practice implications concerning these relationships are posited...
  6. pmc Neurological and psychiatric diseases and their unique cognitive profiles: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 45:77-87. 2013
    ..Implications for nursing practice and research are posited within the framework of cognitive reserve and neuroplasticity...
  7. pmc Neuroplasticity and successful cognitive aging: a brief overview for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:218-27. 2012
    ..From this review, a working knowledge of how neuroplasticity and cognitive reserve are expressed in patients will be provided along with how this information can be incorporated into nursing practice and research...
  8. doi request reprint Neuropsychology and cognitive health in healthy older adults: a brief overview for psychiatric nurses
    David E Vance
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 50:30-7; quiz 46-7. 2012
    ..Ways to protect and improve cognitive health are suggested to encourage positive neuroplasticity and discourage negative neuroplasticity. Implications for nursing practice are provided...
  9. pmc An overview of nonpathological geroneuropsychology: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 44:43-53. 2012
    ..This article provides a general overview of the principles of geroneuropsychology along with implications for nursing practice and research...
  10. ncbi request reprint Speed of processing in older adults: a cognitive overview for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 41:290-7. 2009
    ..Nurses are in a unique position to listen to patient's cognitive complaints and can offer suggestions and referrals to help older adults maintain this cognitive ability. Implications for nursing research are posited...
  11. doi request reprint Successful aging with HIV: a brief overview for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:19-25; quiz 26-7. 2009
    ..This brief overview provides nurses with specific insights for practice, intervention, and research...
  12. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation, hardiness, and successful aging with HIV: considerations for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:27-33. 2009
    ..As these connections are examined, the concept of hardiness is examined in relation to aging with HIV. Implications for nursing are posited...
  13. ncbi request reprint Technology, cognitive remediation, and nursing: directions for successful cognitive aging
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:50-6. 2009
    ..As such, guiding older patients, as well as some facilities, in this direction may be a way to help. However, certain caveats and suggestions are warranted...
  14. ncbi request reprint Suicidal ideation in adults aging with HIV: neurological and cognitive considerations
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Psychosoc Nurs Ment Health Serv 46:33-8. 2008
    ..These problems may foster further ruminative thinking and increase the severity of depression and suicidal ideation. Implications for nursing practice, intervention, and research are provided...
  15. ncbi request reprint Hardiness, successful aging, and HIV: implications for social work
    David E Vance
    Center for Nursing Research, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1701 University Boulevard, Suite G010B, 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 51:260-83. 2008
    ..Potential interventions and clinical implications for social work are posited for augmenting qualities of hardiness in people aging with HIV...
  16. doi request reprint Positive and negative neuroplasticity: implications for age-related cognitive declines
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 35:11-7; quiz 18-9. 2009
    ..Furthermore, this information can be an impetus for nurse researchers to explore evidence-based methods to facilitate successful cognitive aging...
  17. ncbi request reprint Mental stimulation, neural plasticity, and aging: directions for nursing research and practice
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama Birmingham, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 40:241-9. 2008
    ..Because nurses have a significant amount of direct contact with older adults, these strategies have important implications for nursing practice and research...
  18. ncbi request reprint Spaced retrieval technique--a cognitive tool for social workers and their clients
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 53:148-58. 2010
    ..This technique is established and employed in early Alzheimer's disease, traumatic brain injury, and HIV. Implications for social work practice are posited...
  19. ncbi request reprint Challenges of depression and suicidal ideation associated with aging with HIV/AIDS: implications for social work
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, Alabama, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 53:159-75. 2010
    ..A model of these stressors is provided for didactic purposes, as well as to suggest implications for social work practice and research...
  20. pmc Successful aging and the epidemiology of HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    Clin Interv Aging 6:181-92. 2011
    ..This article explores how HIV, medication side effects from HAART, and lifestyle choices can compromise the factors necessary to age successfully. Implications for practice and research are posited...
  21. doi request reprint Comorbidities and cognitive functioning: implications for nursing research and practice
    David Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:215-24. 2011
    ..Implications for nursing practice and research are posited...
  22. doi request reprint Cognitive prescriptions
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 37:22-9; quiz 30-1. 2011
    ..An example and directions for developing and implementing cognitive prescriptions are described...
  23. ncbi request reprint The future of cognitive remediation training in older adults
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 42:255-64; quiz 265-6. 2010
    ..A model emphasizing this approach is provided as adidactic for nurses and other health professionals providing care to their older patients...
  24. ncbi request reprint A model of cognitive decline and suicidal ideation in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 42:150-6. 2010
    ..A model of cognitive decline and suicidal ideation in adults aging with HIV is provided. Implications for nursing practice and research are discussed...
  25. ncbi request reprint Implications of positive and negative neuroplasticity on cognition in HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Med Sci Monit 16:HY3-5. 2010
    ..Implications for how this impacts research as well as prevention and intervention of cognitive impairments are posited...
  26. doi request reprint Aging with HIV: clinical considerations for an emerging population
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing at University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Am J Nurs 110:42-7; quiz 48-9. 2010
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  27. ncbi request reprint Promoting successful aging with HIV through hardiness: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 34:22-9; quiz 30-1. 2008
    ..Because nurses provide care for older adults with HIV, possible interventions and clinical implications for incorporating hardiness into practice and research are suggested...
  28. ncbi request reprint Procedural memory and emotional attachment in Alzheimer disease: implications for meaningful and engaging activities
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 40:96-102. 2008
    ..Knowledge about the neuropsychology of procedural and emotional memory is needed to understand how PERAT works...
  29. ncbi request reprint Self-reported cognitive ability and global cognitive performance in adults with HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 40:6-13. 2008
    ..Interventions for assessing patients and improving mood or cognition can be considered by nursing professionals treating individuals with HIV who report their cognitive ability as poor...
  30. ncbi request reprint The relationship between HIV disclosure and adjustment
    David Vance
    School of Nursing, 1701 University Blvd, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    Psychol Rep 99:659-63. 2006
    ..In addition, those who perceived more stigma against HIV took longer to tell someone and took longer to adjust to their diagnosis. Implications for practice and research are posited...
  31. ncbi request reprint Predictors of agitation in nursing home residents
    David E Vance
    Center for Research in Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 58:P129-37. 2003
    ..The clinical implications of these findings are discussed as well as the relative merits of the two methods of measuring agitation...
  32. ncbi request reprint Relationship between duration of HIV disease and diagnostic history
    David Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    Psychol Rep 98:536-40. 2006
    ..36), reported less trauma by their diagnosis initially (r=-.31), and reported fewer depressive symptoms (r=-.30). Implications for addressing chronicity in research are posited...
  33. ncbi request reprint Self-rated emotional health in adults with and without HIV
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    Psychol Rep 98:106-8. 2006
    ..The HIV-positive adults reported more negative affect than the HIV-negative adults. Older age, loneliness, and HIV stigma were associated with such negative affect...
  34. ncbi request reprint Predictors of driving exposure and avoidance in a field study of older drivers from the state of Maryland
    David E Vance
    Department of Psychology, Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2100, USA
    Accid Anal Prev 38:823-31. 2006
    ..The implications of these findings are discussed as they relate to designing interventions to promote mobility...
  35. ncbi request reprint The effects of physical activity and sedentary behavior on cognitive health in older adults
    David E Vance
    Dept of Psychology and Center for Research on Applied Gerontology, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 13:294-313. 2005
    ..SEM techniques provided partial support for the social-stimulation hypothesis and depression-reduction hypothesis. Implications for treating depression and improving cognitive functioning are discussed...
  36. doi request reprint Sleep and cognition on everyday functioning in older adults: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 43:261-71; quiz 272-3. 2011
    ....
  37. ncbi request reprint Arthritic pain, aging, and psychomotor decline in people with HIV
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2100, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 100:330-2. 2005
    ..It is hypothesized that such pain may contribute to psychomotor impairment commonly observed with HIV and aging. Empirical evaluation of this hypothesis among older persons with HIV and consideration of treatment should be undertaken...
  38. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances associated with age and HIV
    David E Vance
    100 Holley Mears Bldg, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    Psychol Rep 96:433-4. 2005
    ..In a secondary analysis of data, 50 HIV-positive and 50 HIV-negative adults between 30 and 65 years old responded to 5 items about sleep. No statistically significant differences by HIV status or age group were found...
  39. ncbi request reprint Competing hypotheses of missing data among older adults
    David Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Psychol Rep 92:963-4. 2003
    ..To explain missing data in a study of 83 older adults, hypotheses regarding fatigue and age were proposed, the former (fatigue) appearing more likely...
  40. ncbi request reprint A review of metacognition in aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1701 University Boulevard, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 103:693-6. 2006
    ..In this review, implications of this phenomenon and suggestions for researching this topic and assessing at-risk clients are posited...
  41. ncbi request reprint Olfactory and psychomotor symptoms in HIV and aging: potential precursors to cognitive loss
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Med Sci Monit 13:SC1-3. 2007
    ..Thus, for older adults with HIV, declines in both olfaction and psychomotor skills may be early signs of a developing neurodegenerative disorder. Implications for those aging with HIV are posited...
  42. ncbi request reprint Assessing the clinical value of cognitive appraisal in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35222 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 34:36-41. 2008
    ..A flowchart for monitoring patients with suspected metacognitive impairments is provided...
  43. doi request reprint Biopsychosocial benefits of spirituality in adults aging with HIV: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL 35294 1210, USA
    J Holist Nurs 26:119-25. 2008
    ..In providing holistic care to patients, nurse scientists are encouraged to study and address the spiritual needs in this growing population...
  44. ncbi request reprint Spaced Retrieval for enhancing memory: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    Adult Psychiatric Mental Health Nursing, School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 33:46-52. 2007
    ..Given their direct contact with older adult patients, nurses are in a position to notice memory declines and guide their patients in the use of this technique...
  45. ncbi request reprint Chemosensory declines in older adults with HIV: identifying interventions
    David Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, Department of Psychology, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:42-8. 2006
    ..Nurses are the primary providers of care and education to address sensory alterations of those who have HIV and those who are aging...
  46. pmc Do older drivers at-risk for crashes modify their driving over time?
    Lesley A Ross
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 64:163-70. 2009
    ..Results suggest that self-regulation among older drivers at-risk for crashes is an insufficient compensatory approach to eliminating increased crash risk. UFOV is a registered trademark of Visual Awareness, Inc...
  47. pmc Trajectories of combined laboratory- and real world-based speed of processing in community-dwelling older adults
    Feng Lin
    School of Nursing, University of Rochester Medical Center, HWH 2W128, 601 Elmwood Ave, Rochester, NY 14642, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 68:364-73. 2013
    ....
  48. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of useful field of view test scores as administered by personal computer
    Jerri D Edwards
    Department of Psychology, The University of Alabama, Huntsville, AL 35899, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 27:529-43. 2005
    ..In conclusion, the reliability and validity coefficients are of sufficient magnitude to make the touch and mouse PC versions of the UFOV practical for use in clinical evaluations...
  49. doi request reprint The neuropsychology of HIV/AIDS in older adults
    David J Hardy
    Department of Psychology, Loyola Marymount University, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 19:263-72. 2009
    ..A subgroup of older adults with HIV may be at greater risk for cognitive impairment, especially in attention functioning...
  50. ncbi request reprint Sleep disturbances and psychomotor decline in HIV
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, 1530 3rd Ave South, Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 100:1004-10. 2005
    ..In the HIV-positive group, indicators of sleep disturbance were correlated to various measures of cognitive functioning and depression...
  51. ncbi request reprint A model of suicidal ideation in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham Linda Moneyham, USA
    J Assoc Nurses AIDS Care 19:375-84. 2008
    ..Nurses are in key positions to identify and intervene with HIV-infected and aging patients who may be at risk for depression and suicidal ideation...
  52. ncbi request reprint Predictors of falling in older Maryland drivers: a structural-equation model
    David E Vance
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 358993, USA
    J Aging Phys Act 14:254-69. 2006
    ..It is speculated that fear of falling, which often results in reduced mobility among older adults, might account for the lack of a direct relationship between age and falling. This hypothesis should be examined in further research...
  53. ncbi request reprint Promoting successful cognitive aging in adults with HIV: strategies for intervention
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham 35294 2110, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 32:34-41. 2006
    ..Positive mediators, such as good nutrition or cognitive remediation therapy, can potentially mitigate some of the negative cognitive consequences of aging with HIV...
  54. doi request reprint Practical implications of Procedural and Emotional Religion Activity Therapy for nursing
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, Alabama 35294 1210, USA
    J Gerontol Nurs 36:22-9; quiz 30-1. 2010
    ..Activities relying more on implicit and emotional memory, such as specially selected religious activities, are more likely to be used by patients. Steps and caveats of using this approach are provided...
  55. doi request reprint Biological perspectives incarcerated care and quetiapine abuse
    Norman L Keltner
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama, Birmingham, AL, USA
    Perspect Psychiatr Care 44:202-6. 2008
  56. ncbi request reprint A descriptive study of empowerment and sexual decision making in HIV-positive African-American women
    Carrie A Long
    School of Nursing, University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Psychol Rep 104:482-8. 2009
    ..Age, incarceration history, and alcohol use were associated with bartering with sex. Incarceration history and alcohol use were associated with having unprotected sex with someone of unknown serostatus...
  57. ncbi request reprint Addressing risk factors of cognitive impairment in adults aging with HIV: a social work model
    David E Vance
    Center for Translational Research in Aging and Mobility, Center for Aging, Center for AIDS Research, and Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, 924 19th Street South, Suite 110, Birmingham, AL 35294 2100, USA
    J Gerontol Soc Work 49:51-77. 2007
    ..A model for social workers advocating for older clients with HIV who have cognitive problems is provided...
  58. doi request reprint Dissociations in visual attention deficits among persons with mild cognitive impairment
    Ozioma C Okonkwo
    Department of Psychology, University of Alabama at Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 15:492-505. 2008
    ..The implications of these findings for early identification of MCI, prevention of functional decline in MCI, and delay/reversal of cognitive degradation in MCI are discussed...
  59. ncbi request reprint Cognitive remediation therapies for older adults: implications for nursing practice and research
    David E Vance
    School of Nursing at the University of Alabama at Birmingham, Birmingham, AL, USA
    J Neurosci Nurs 39:226-31. 2007
    ....
  60. ncbi request reprint Development and evaluation of home-based speed-of-processing training for older adults
    Virginia G Wadley
    Roybal Center for Translational Research on Aging and Mobility, University of Alabama, 1530 3rd Avenue S, Birmingham, AL 35294, USA
    Arch Phys Med Rehabil 87:757-63. 2006
    ..To develop technical parameters for a videotape-based speed-of-processing training protocol, to evaluate the feasibility of self-administration (experiment 1), and to evaluate the protocol's effectiveness (experiment 2)...
  61. pmc Mild cognitive impairment and everyday function: an investigation of driving performance
    Virginia G Wadley
    Department of Medicine, Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Alabama at Birmingham School of Medicine, Birmingham, Alabama 35294, USA
    J Geriatr Psychiatry Neurol 22:87-94. 2009
    ....
  62. ncbi request reprint Strengths and barriers in conducting research among older adults with HIV
    David Vance
    The University of Alabama at Birmingham, 35294 2100, USA
    Psychol Rep 92:949-50. 2003
    ..Self-selection bias, recruiting people with high HIV-related stigma, and test-savvy individuals were potential barriers to research...
  63. ncbi request reprint Cortical and subcortical dynamics of aging with HIV infection
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 98:647-55. 2004
    ..Based on current literature, adults aging with HIV may be at risk for psychomotor declines that resemble parkinsonianism...
  64. ncbi request reprint Strengths and distress in adults who are aging with HIV: a pilot study
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Psychol Rep 96:383-6. 2005
    ..Ways of mitigating these barriers and accentuating these strengths can be explored by mental health professionals if extended with a representative larger sample...
  65. ncbi request reprint Chemosensory loss in adults aging with HIV
    David E Vance
    University of Alabama at Birmingham, USA
    Percept Mot Skills 99:1087-90. 2004
    ..Declines may place such adults at risk for eating contaminated foods, malnutrition, cognitive complaints, and reduced quality of life. Implications for study and treatment are considered...