Whitney Wharton

Summary

Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives and androgenicity: influences on visuospatial task performance in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:156-64. 2008
  2. pmc Rationale and design of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) and the KEEPS Cognitive and Affective sub study (KEEPS Cog)
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain Res 1514:12-7. 2013
  3. pmc The effects of ramipril in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease: results of a pilot clinical trial
    Whitney Wharton
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:147-56. 2012
  4. pmc Cognitive benefits of hormone therapy: cardiovascular factors and healthy-user bias
    Whitney Wharton
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Maturitas 64:182-7. 2009
  5. pmc Short-term hormone therapy with transdermal estradiol improves cognition for postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Whitney Wharton
    University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, William S Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, GRECC11G Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:495-505. 2011
  6. pmc Using predictors of hormone therapy use to model the healthy user bias: how does healthy user status influence cognitive effects of hormone therapy?
    Carey E Gleason
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Menopause 19:524-33. 2012
  7. pmc Characterization of vascular disease risk in postmenopausal women and its association with cognitive performance
    N Maritza Dowling
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68741. 2013
  8. pmc Awareness of memory abilities in community-dwelling older adults with suspected dementia and mild cognitive impairment
    Feng Lin
    School of Nursing, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:83-92. 2010
  9. pmc Cerebral blood flow is diminished in asymptomatic middle-aged adults with maternal history of Alzheimer's disease
    Ozioma C Okonkwo
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    Cereb Cortex 24:978-88. 2014
  10. ncbi request reprint Lower blood pressure correlates with poorer performance on visuospatial attention tasks in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Psychology, The George Washington University, 2125 G Street, Washington, DC 20005, United States
    Biol Psychol 73:227-34. 2006

Detail Information

Publications10

  1. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives and androgenicity: influences on visuospatial task performance in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:156-64. 2008
    ..Furthermore, visuospatial performance is hindered with the introduction of antiandrogenic preparations...
  2. pmc Rationale and design of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) and the KEEPS Cognitive and Affective sub study (KEEPS Cog)
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain Res 1514:12-7. 2013
    ..Here we also describe the most recent results and ongoing HT-related research studies designed to address similar issues. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled Hormone Therapy...
  3. pmc The effects of ramipril in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease: results of a pilot clinical trial
    Whitney Wharton
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:147-56. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Cognitive benefits of hormone therapy: cardiovascular factors and healthy-user bias
    Whitney Wharton
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Maturitas 64:182-7. 2009
    ..The present observational, community-based, case-controlled study examined the 'healthy-user' bias theory by comparing cognitive task performance in two groups of postmenopausal women, who were either HT users or non-users...
  5. pmc Short-term hormone therapy with transdermal estradiol improves cognition for postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Whitney Wharton
    University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, William S Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, GRECC11G Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:495-505. 2011
    ..Moreover, treatment-related changes in plasma estradiol were positively correlated with improvements in visual memory. Short-term HT that includes the use of estradiol has favorable effects on cognition in women with AD...
  6. pmc Using predictors of hormone therapy use to model the healthy user bias: how does healthy user status influence cognitive effects of hormone therapy?
    Carey E Gleason
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Menopause 19:524-33. 2012
    ..This study investigated the phenomenon known as the healthy user bias by equating hormone therapy (HT) use (past or current) with healthy user status...
  7. pmc Characterization of vascular disease risk in postmenopausal women and its association with cognitive performance
    N Maritza Dowling
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68741. 2013
    ..This study investigated heterogeneity in CV risk factor profiles and its association with demographic, genetic, and cognitive variables...
  8. pmc Awareness of memory abilities in community-dwelling older adults with suspected dementia and mild cognitive impairment
    Feng Lin
    School of Nursing, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:83-92. 2010
    ....
  9. pmc Cerebral blood flow is diminished in asymptomatic middle-aged adults with maternal history of Alzheimer's disease
    Ozioma C Okonkwo
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    Cereb Cortex 24:978-88. 2014
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Lower blood pressure correlates with poorer performance on visuospatial attention tasks in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Psychology, The George Washington University, 2125 G Street, Washington, DC 20005, United States
    Biol Psychol 73:227-34. 2006
    ..We discuss possible explanations for this positive relationship, such as structural neural mechanisms, and how they apply to the overall blood pressure-cognition relationship...