Steven Paul Woods

Summary

Affiliation: University of California
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Successful cognitive aging in persons living with HIV infection
    Lauren Malaspina
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Neurovirol 17:110-9. 2011
  2. pmc HIV-associated prospective memory impairment increases risk of dependence in everyday functioning
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:110-7. 2008
  3. ncbi request reprint Statistical power of studies examining the cognitive effects of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:27-38. 2006
  4. pmc Spontaneous strategy use protects against visual working memory deficits in older adults infected with HIV
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:724-33. 2010
  5. ncbi request reprint The California Verbal Learning Test--second edition: test-retest reliability, practice effects, and reliable change indices for the standard and alternate forms
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry 0847, University of California at San Diego, 150 W Washington Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103 2005, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:413-20. 2006
  6. pmc HIV-associated deficits in action (verb) generation may reflect astrocytosis
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:522-7. 2010
  7. pmc The semantic relatedness of cue-intention pairings influences event-based prospective memory failures in older adults with HIV infection
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:398-407. 2010
  8. pmc Cognitive neuropsychology of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry 0847, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 19:152-68. 2009
  9. pmc Markers of macrophage activation and axonal injury are associated with prospective memory in HIV-1 disease
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:217-21. 2006
  10. pmc Preliminary evidence for impaired rapid verb generation in schizophrenia
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Brain Lang 102:46-51. 2007

Research Grants

  1. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2005
  2. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2006
  3. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2007
  4. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2009
  5. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven P Woods; Fiscal Year: 2010

Detail Information

Publications102 found, 100 shown here

  1. pmc Successful cognitive aging in persons living with HIV infection
    Lauren Malaspina
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    J Neurovirol 17:110-9. 2011
    ..Findings from this preliminary study suggest that approximately one-third of older persons with HIV were free of cognitive impairments, which is associated with more favorable emotional, psychosocial, and everyday functioning...
  2. pmc HIV-associated prospective memory impairment increases risk of dependence in everyday functioning
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:110-7. 2008
    ..Collectively, these data support the potential incremental ecological validity of ProM as a predictor of dependence in IADLs among persons living with HIV infection...
  3. ncbi request reprint Statistical power of studies examining the cognitive effects of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:27-38. 2006
    ..Statistical and methodological recommendations (e.g., meta-analysis) are offered to enhance the power of current and future studies examining the neuropsychological sequelae of STN DBS in PD...
  4. pmc Spontaneous strategy use protects against visual working memory deficits in older adults infected with HIV
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 25:724-33. 2010
    ....
  5. ncbi request reprint The California Verbal Learning Test--second edition: test-retest reliability, practice effects, and reliable change indices for the standard and alternate forms
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry 0847, University of California at San Diego, 150 W Washington Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103 2005, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:413-20. 2006
    ..Overall, findings from this study support the test-retest reliability of the standard and alternate forms of the CVLT-II in healthy adults and may enhance the usefulness of this test in longitudinal neuropsychological evaluations...
  6. pmc HIV-associated deficits in action (verb) generation may reflect astrocytosis
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:522-7. 2010
    ..e., elevated S100beta). Complementing the literature in HIV and other clinical populations with frontal systems involvement, these data also support the possible neurobiological dissociation of noun and verb generation...
  7. pmc The semantic relatedness of cue-intention pairings influences event-based prospective memory failures in older adults with HIV infection
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:398-407. 2010
    ....
  8. pmc Cognitive neuropsychology of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry 0847, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA, 92093, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 19:152-68. 2009
    ..g., impaired cognitive control), the cognitive neuropsychology approach may enhance the ecological validity of neuroAIDS research and inform the development of much needed novel, targeted cognitive and behavioral therapies...
  9. pmc Markers of macrophage activation and axonal injury are associated with prospective memory in HIV-1 disease
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 19:217-21. 2006
    ..To use clinical specimens to better understand the neuropathogenesis of prospective memory (ProM) functioning in persons with HIV-1 infection...
  10. pmc Preliminary evidence for impaired rapid verb generation in schizophrenia
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Brain Lang 102:46-51. 2007
    ..Further, hypothesis-driven research on the nature and extent of verb network disruption in schizophrenia appears warranted...
  11. pmc Timing is everything: antiretroviral nonadherence is associated with impairment in time-based prospective memory
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, California
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 15:42-52. 2009
    ..jins, 2009, 15, 42-52.)...
  12. pmc Deficits in cue detection and intention retrieval underlie prospective memory impairment in schizophrenia
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Schizophr Res 90:344-50. 2007
    ..Further studies are needed to explore the neurobiological mechanisms of SCZ-associated ProM impairment and the impact of such deficits on daily functioning (e.g., medication compliance)...
  13. pmc Frequency and predictors of self-reported prospective memory complaints in individuals infected with HIV
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92103, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:187-95. 2007
    ....
  14. pmc Psychometric characteristics of the memory for intentions screening test
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 22:864-78. 2008
    ..Recommendations are provided regarding future research to enhance the clinical usefulness of the MIST...
  15. doi request reprint Executive dysfunction and neuropsychiatric symptoms predict lower health status in essential tremor
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92103, USA
    Cogn Behav Neurol 21:28-33. 2008
    ..To evaluate the hypothesis that increased neuropsychiatric distress and cognitive impairment are associated with lower perceived health status in essential tremor (ET)...
  16. pmc Prospective memory in HIV infection: is "remembering to remember" a unique predictor of self-reported medication management?
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 23:257-70. 2008
    ..The potential benefits of individualized remediation strategies that are informed by conceptual models of ProM and specifically target medication adherence warrant further exploration...
  17. ncbi request reprint Action (verb) fluency: test-retest reliability, normative standards, and construct validity
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry 0603 H, University of California, San Diego, 150 W Washington St, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 11:408-15. 2005
    ..In sum, this study enhances the potential clinical applicability of action fluency by providing demographically adjusted normative data and demonstrating evidence for its reliability and construct validity...
  18. ncbi request reprint Construct validity of Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised component process measures in an HIV-1 sample
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, 0603 H, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103 2005, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 20:1061-71. 2005
    ....
  19. ncbi request reprint A battery approach for measuring neuropsychological change
    Steven Paul Woods
    University of California, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry 0603 H, 150 West Washington Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 21:83-9. 2006
    ..Findings from this study may be useful for both clinicians and researchers seeking normative standards for determining reliable changes in performance across a commonly used battery of neuropsychological tests...
  20. pmc Memory for intentions is uniquely associated with instrumental activities of daily living in healthy older adults
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA 02103, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:134-8. 2012
    ..Future investigation of the potentially moderating effects of cognitive and behavioral compensatory strategies may be beneficial...
  21. ncbi request reprint Interrater reliability of clinical ratings and neurocognitive diagnoses in HIV
    Steven Paul Woods
    University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:759-78. 2004
    ..Not surprisingly, most diagnostic disagreements concerned the etiology of impairments in persons with medical and neuropsychiatric risk factors in addition to HIV...
  22. ncbi request reprint Are classification accuracy statistics underused in neuropsychological research?
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 25:431-9. 2003
    ..Investigators and research consumers are encouraged to consider the applicability of classification accuracy statistics as a means of evaluating the clinical relevance of neuropsychological research findings...
  23. ncbi request reprint Action (verb) fluency predicts dependence in instrumental activities of daily living in persons infected with HIV-1
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:1030-42. 2006
    ..Findings suggest that Action Fluency may possess incremental ecological validity in the identification of HIV-1-associated neurocognitive disorders...
  24. ncbi request reprint Base rate of Hiscock Digit Memory Test failure in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    Steven Paul Woods
    The HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 17:383-9. 2003
    ..Clinicians can therefore be confident that, in the absence of severe dementia or amnesia, HDMT scores below standard cutoffs are unlikely to be solely attributable to HIV-associated cognitive impairment...
  25. ncbi request reprint Qualitative aspects of verbal fluency in HIV-associated dementia: a deficit in rule-guided lexical-semantic search processes?
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California San Diego, 150 West Washington Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychologia 42:801-9. 2004
    ..Findings are interpreted as reflecting a disruption of rule-guided lexical-semantic search strategies in HAD, perhaps mediated by prefrontal-striatal circuit dysfunction, rather than depleted lexical-semantic memory stores...
  26. pmc Prospective memory deficits are associated with unemployment in persons living with HIV infection
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Rehabil Psychol 56:77-84. 2011
    ..To determine whether deficits in prospective memory (i.e., "remembering to remember") confer an increased risk of unemployment in individuals living with chronic HIV infection...
  27. ncbi request reprint Test-retest reliability of component process variables within the Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego 92103, USA
    Assessment 12:96-100. 2005
    ..g., semantic clustering) in 41 healthy, younger adults. These findings are discussed in relation to issues of clinical practice and research design in neuropsychological assessment...
  28. ncbi request reprint Action (verb) generation in HIV-1 infection
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, La Jolla, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychologia 43:1144-51. 2005
    ..Considering the prominent frontal-basal ganglia circuit neuropathophysiology of HIV-1 infection, these data are consistent with the hypothesized dissociation between noun and verb generation as pertains to generative fluency...
  29. ncbi request reprint Deficient strategic control of verbal encoding and retrieval in individuals with methamphetamine dependence
    Steven Paul Woods
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychology 19:35-43. 2005
    ..e., executive) control of verbal encoding and retrieval, which is consistent with the sequelae of MA-related prefronto-striatal circuit neurotoxicity...
  30. pmc Longer term improvement in neurocognitive functioning and affective distress among methamphetamine users who achieve stable abstinence
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:704-18. 2010
    ..These results suggest partial recovery of neuropsychological functioning and improvement in affective distress upon sustained abstinence from MA that may extend beyond a year or more...
  31. pmc Neurocognitive consequences of HIV infection in older adults: an evaluation of the "cortical" hypothesis
    J Cobb Scott
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Behav 15:1187-96. 2011
    ..Thus, in this sample of older HIV-infected individuals, the combined effects of HIV and aging do not appear to result in a "cortical" pattern of cognitive deficits...
  32. pmc Real-world impact of neurocognitive deficits in acute and early HIV infection
    Katie L Doyle
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Neurovirol 19:565-73. 2013
    ....
  33. pmc Human immunodeficiency virus infection heightens concurrent risk of functional dependence in persons with long-term methamphetamine use
    Kaitlin Blackstone
    From the Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology KB and EW, San Diego State University and University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA and Department of Psychiatry JEI, EEM, DJM, DRF, RJE, IG, and SPW, University of California San Diego, San Diego
    J Addict Med 7:255-63. 2013
    ..Disability among long-term methamphetamine (MA) users is multifactorial. This study examined the additive adverse impact of human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infection, a common comorbidity in MA users, on functional dependence...
  34. pmc Demographically corrected norms for African Americans and Caucasians on the Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised, Brief Visuospatial Memory Test-Revised, Stroop Color and Word Test, and Wisconsin Card Sorting Test 64-Card Version
    Marc A Norman
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:793-804. 2011
    ..Findings support the need to consider extended demographic contributions to neuropsychological test performance in clinical and research settings...
  35. pmc Altered prefronto-striato-parietal network response to mental rotation in HIV
    Brian C Schweinsburg
    Department of Psychiatry, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 06511, USA
    J Neurovirol 18:74-9. 2012
    ....
  36. pmc Intraindividual variability in HIV infection: evidence for greater neurocognitive dispersion in older HIV seropositive adults
    Erin E Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:645-54. 2011
    ..To our knowledge, no studies have yet examined dispersion in an aging HIV-infected sample...
  37. pmc Is prospective memory a dissociable cognitive function in HIV infection?
    Saurabh Gupta
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:898-908. 2010
    ..The results of this study lend further evidence to the dissociability of ProM in HIV infection, are consistent with prior studies in healthy adults, and contribute to a growing literature on the construct validity of ProM in HIV disease...
  38. pmc Neurobehavioral effects of human immunodeficiency virus infection among former plasma donors in rural China
    Robert K Heaton
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center HNRC, Department of Psychiatry, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92093 0603, USA
    J Neurovirol 14:536-49. 2008
    ..These findings indicate that HAND is likely to be an important feature of HIV infection in developing countries, underscoring the need for international efforts to develop CNS-relevant treatments...
  39. pmc Cognitive mechanisms of switching in HIV-associated category fluency deficits
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:797-804. 2008
    ..g., mental flexibility), perhaps reflecting underlying neuropathology within prefrontostriatal networks...
  40. pmc Impairments in fine-motor coordination and speed of information processing predict declines in everyday functioning in hepatitis C infection
    Ofilio Vigil
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:805-15. 2008
    ....
  41. pmc Misremembering future intentions in methamphetamine-dependent individuals
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 25:269-86. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that individuals with MA dependence experience difficulty in the strategic components involved in the retrieval of future intentions and are discussed with regard to their implications for everyday functioning...
  42. pmc Clinical factors related to brain structure in HIV: the CHARTER study
    Terry L Jernigan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive M C 0115, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Neurovirol 17:248-57. 2011
    ..Brain structural integrity in HIV likely reflects dynamic effects of current immune status and HIV replication, superimposed on residual effects associated with severe prior immunosuppression...
  43. pmc Predictive validity of demographically adjusted normative standards for the HIV Dementia Scale
    Erin E Morgan
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:83-90. 2008
    ..The application of demographically adjusted normative standards on the HDS improves the clinical applicability and accuracy of this cognitive screening measure in the detection of HIV-1-associated neurocognitive disorders...
  44. ncbi request reprint Initial validation of a screening battery for the detection of HIV-associated cognitive impairment
    Catherine L Carey
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 18:234-48. 2004
    ....
  45. pmc Substance use is a risk factor for neurocognitive deficits and neuropsychiatric distress in acute and early HIV infection
    Erica Weber
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Neurovirol 19:65-74. 2013
    ..Extending prior neuroimaging findings, the results from this study indicate that HIV-associated neurocognitive impairment and neuropsychiatric distress are highly prevalent during AEH and are associated with high-risk substance use...
  46. pmc Aging, prospective memory, and health-related quality of life in HIV infection
    Katie Doyle
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, San Diego, CA, 92093, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2309-18. 2012
    ..g. effective use of compensatory strategies) that may regulate the adverse impact of PM on everyday functioning...
  47. pmc Continued high prevalence and adverse clinical impact of human immunodeficiency virus-associated sensory neuropathy in the era of combination antiretroviral therapy: the CHARTER Study
    Ronald J Ellis
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Neurosciences, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Arch Neurol 67:552-8. 2010
    ..To provide updated estimates of the prevalence and clinical impact of human immunodeficiency virus-associated sensory neuropathy (HIV-SN) and neuropathic pain due to HIV-SN in the combination antiretroviral therapy (CART) era...
  48. pmc A neuropsychological investigation of multitasking in HIV infection: implications for everyday functioning
    J Cobb Scott
    San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Neuropsychology 25:511-9. 2011
    ..The aim of this study was to assess the predictive and ecological validity of a novel multitasking measure in HIV infection...
  49. ncbi request reprint Semantic clustering inefficiency in HIV-associated dementia
    Assawin Gongvatana
    University of California, San Diego, 150 West Washington Street, 2nd Floor, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 19:36-42. 2007
    ..Findings suggest that HIV-associated dementia is associated with inefficient use of higher-level encoding and retrieval strategies, perhaps mediated by a disruption of fronto-basal ganglia systems...
  50. pmc HIV-associated prospective memory impairment in the laboratory predicts failures on a semi-naturalistic measure of health care compliance
    Jennifer B Zogg
    Department of Pediatrics, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 24:945-62. 2010
    ..g., depression). Results support the hypothesis that ProM plays a unique role in compliance with health care instructions for HIV disease management and may inform interventions designed to improve treatment outcomes...
  51. pmc Planning deficits in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders: component processes, cognitive correlates, and implications for everyday functioning
    Jordan E Cattie
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:906-18. 2012
    ..These results suggest that planning accuracy, efficiency, and rule-bound control are impaired in HAND and may meaningfully affect more cognitively complex aspects of everyday living...
  52. pmc Script generation of activities of daily living in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    J Cobb Scott
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 17:740-5. 2011
    ..These findings are generally consistent with the executive dysfunction and slowing common in HAND and suggest that script generation may play a role in everyday functioning problems in HIV...
  53. pmc Methamphetamine use and neuropsychiatric factors are associated with antiretroviral non-adherence
    David J Moore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    AIDS Care 24:1504-13. 2012
    ....
  54. pmc Neurocognitive deficits are associated with unemployment in chronic methamphetamine users
    Erica Weber
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA, United States
    Drug Alcohol Depend 125:146-53. 2012
    ..Unemployment rates are high among chronic methamphetamine (MA) users and carry a significant economic burden, yet little is known about the neurocognitive and psychiatric predictors of employment in this vulnerable population...
  55. pmc Intra-individual variability across neurocognitive domains in chronic hepatitis C infection: elevated dispersion is associated with serostatus and unemployment risk
    Erin E Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 26:654-74. 2012
    ....
  56. pmc Combined effects of aging and HIV infection on semantic verbal fluency: a view of the cortical hypothesis through the lens of clustering and switching
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:476-88. 2012
    ..e., switching), rather than a degradation of semantic memory stores (i.e., cluster size), which is a profile that is most consistent with combined frontostriatal neuropathological burden of these two conditions...
  57. ncbi request reprint Predictive validity of global deficit scores in detecting neuropsychological impairment in HIV infection
    Catherine L Carey
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 26:307-19. 2004
    ..71 to 1.00. These findings support the validity of the GDS as a clinically useful way of summarizing results on NP testing...
  58. pmc Methamphetamine use parameters do not predict neuropsychological impairment in currently abstinent dependent adults
    Mariana Cherner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, 9500 Gilman Drive, La Jolla, CA 92093 0847, USA
    Drug Alcohol Depend 106:154-63. 2010
    ..The apparent lack of correspondence between substance use parameters and cognitive impairment suggests the need for further study of individual differences in vulnerability to the neurotoxic effects of methamphetamine...
  59. doi request reprint Cognitive functioning during highly active antiretroviral therapy interruption in human immunodeficiency virus type 1 infection
    Meredith E Childers
    Department of Neurosciences, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, California 92103, USA
    J Neurovirol 14:550-7. 2008
    ..TIs of up to 6 months appear to be neurocognitively and psychiatrically safe for most patients...
  60. pmc Implications of hepatitis C virus infection for behavioral symptoms and activities of daily living
    Carolina Posada
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 32:637-44. 2010
    ..These results show that a subset of HCV-infected individuals report clinically elevated behavioral symptoms. Clinical implications for the assessment and management of elevated behavioral symptoms in HCV are discussed...
  61. pmc Lower cognitive reserve among individuals with syndromic HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND)
    Erin E Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, 220 Dickinson St, Suite B, San Diego, CA, 92103, USA
    AIDS Behav 16:2279-85. 2012
    ....
  62. pmc Intra-individual neurocognitive variability confers risk of dependence in activities of daily living among HIV-seropositive individuals without HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders
    Erin E Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 27:293-303. 2012
    ..As such, dispersion may have clinical utility in detecting risk for functional problems among HIV-infected individuals without HAND...
  63. pmc Cytochrome P450-2D6 extensive metabolizers are more vulnerable to methamphetamine-associated neurocognitive impairment: preliminary findings
    Mariana Cherner
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, California 92093 0847, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 16:890-901. 2010
    ..This preliminary study is the first to suggest that efficient meth metabolism is associated with worse neurocognitive outcomes in humans, and implicates the products of oxidative metabolism of meth as a possible source of brain injury...
  64. pmc HIV-associated episodic memory impairment: evidence of a possible differential deficit in source memory for complex visual stimuli
    Erin E Morgan
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 21:189-98. 2009
    ..These findings extend the hypothesized profile of strategic encoding and retrieval deficits in HIV to the construct of source memory, which may be differentially affected relative to item memory for complex visual stimuli...
  65. ncbi request reprint Verbal fluency impairments among middle-aged and older outpatients with schizophrenia are characterized by deficient switching
    David J Moore
    University of California, San Diego UCSD, Department of Psychiatry, Division of Geriatric Psychiatry, 9500 Gilman Drive, 0603V, La Jolla, CA 92093 0603, USA
    Schizophr Res 87:254-60. 2006
    ..Further delineation of the cognitive mechanisms of the observed lexical-semantic switching deficits in schizophrenia should be a focus of future research...
  66. pmc Negative mood and sexual behavior among non-monogamous men who have sex with men in the context of methamphetamine and HIV
    C A Bousman
    University of California San Diego, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, Department of Psychiatry, La Jolla, California 92103, USA
    J Affect Disord 119:84-91. 2009
    ..This study examined the contextual influence of METH, HIV-infection and their combination on mood states and sexual behavior...
  67. pmc Variable patterns of neuropsychological performance in HIV-1 infection
    S Dawes
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California San Diego, San Diego, CA 92093 0603, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 30:613-26. 2008
    ..Thus, there does not appear to be a single, prototypical pattern of neuropsychological impairment associated with HIV infection for this battery of representative neuropsychological tests...
  68. ncbi request reprint Recency effects in HIV-associated dementia are characterized by deficient encoding
    J Cobb Scott
    Department of Psychiatry 0847, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA 92093, USA
    Neuropsychologia 44:1336-43. 2006
    ..Interestingly, HAD participants did not evidence significant improvement on measures of recognition, a finding that suggests that the serial position effects are most consistent with a primary encoding deficit...
  69. pmc Semantic cueing improves category verbal fluency in persons living with HIV infection
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 24:183-90. 2012
    ..Results revealed significant improvements in cued versus uncued performance in HIV, particularly for persons with lower levels of education. The cueing benefit observed may inform rehabilitation efforts aimed at ameliorating HAND...
  70. pmc Working memory deficits affect risky decision-making in methamphetamine users with attention-deficit/hyperactivity disorder
    Nichole A Duarte
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, United States
    J Psychiatr Res 46:492-9. 2012
    ..This effect was not better explained by other psychiatric, substance use, neuromedical, or cognitive factors. Findings suggest that working memory deficits may moderate the expression of risky decision-making in MA users with ADHD...
  71. pmc An examination of the age-prospective memory paradox in HIV-infected adults
    Erica Weber
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, La Jolla, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:1108-18. 2011
    ....
  72. pmc HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders before and during the era of combination antiretroviral therapy: differences in rates, nature, and predictors
    Robert K Heaton
    University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Neurovirol 17:3-16. 2011
    ..Clinical trials targeting HAND prevention should specifically examine timing of ART initiation...
  73. pmc Normative data and validation of a regression based summary score for assessing meaningful neuropsychological change
    Lucette A Cysique
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California at San Diego, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:505-22. 2011
    ..Correction for practice effects based on normative data improved the consistency of NP impairment classification in a clinically stable longitudinal cohort after baseline...
  74. pmc White matter tract injury and cognitive impairment in human immunodeficiency virus-infected individuals
    Assawin Gongvatana
    San Diego State University University of California, San Diego, Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego and La Jolla, California, USA
    J Neurovirol 15:187-95. 2009
    ..The study also confirms that CNS injury is evident in persons infected with HIV despite effective antiretroviral treatment...
  75. pmc Psychiatric context of human immunodeficiency virus infection among former plasma donors in rural China
    J Hampton Atkinson
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, 220 Dickinson St, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Affect Disord 130:421-8. 2011
    ..Little is known of the psychiatric and substance use disorder characteristics of this population, or their impact on everyday function, employment, and life quality...
  76. ncbi request reprint Additive deleterious effects of methamphetamine dependence and immunosuppression on neuropsychological functioning in HIV infection
    Catherine L Carey
    Department of Psychiatry, HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, San Diego State University and University of California San Diego, 150 W Washington Street, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    AIDS Behav 10:185-90. 2006
    ....
  77. pmc Longer ongoing task delay intervals exacerbate prospective memory deficits in HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders (HAND)
    Erin E Morgan
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:416-27. 2012
    ....
  78. pmc Neurocognitive functioning in acute or early HIV infection
    David J Moore
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego UCSD, San Diego, CA, USA
    J Neurovirol 17:50-7. 2011
    ..Although a significant monotonic trend existed and patterns of the data suggest the AEH individuals may fall intermediate to HIV- and chronic participants, we were not able to statistically confirm this hypothesis...
  79. ncbi request reprint Verbal fluency in HIV infection: a meta-analytic review
    Jennifer E Iudicello
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University, San Diego, San Diego, California, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:183-9. 2007
    ....
  80. ncbi request reprint Verbal fluency declines after pallidotomy: an interaction between task and lesion laterality
    Alexander I Troster
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences and Department of Neurological Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington 98195 6560, USA
    Appl Neuropsychol 10:69-75. 2003
    ..Error rates (perseverations, intrusions, and rule violations) were not affected by pallidotomy. Findings support the role of left frontal-basal ganglionic circuits in word retrieval processes and/or lexical search and access...
  81. ncbi request reprint Is hepatitis C infection associated with increased risk of depression in persons with methamphetamine dependence?
    Ofilio Vigil
    Department of Psychiatry, School of Medicine, University of California San Diego, La Jolla, CA, USA
    Am J Addict 16:418-23. 2007
    ..Results from this study suggest that HCV infection does not confer an additive effect on the severity of depressive symptoms or the prevalence of major depression in persons with MA dependence...
  82. pmc HIV-associated neurocognitive disorders persist in the era of potent antiretroviral therapy: CHARTER Study
    R K Heaton
    University of California, San Diego, USA
    Neurology 75:2087-96. 2010
    ....
  83. pmc Mental rotation of hands in HIV infection: neuropsychological evidence of dysfunction in fronto-striato-parietal networks
    Erica Weber
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 22:115-22. 2010
    ....
  84. pmc Neuropsychological substrates and everyday functioning implications of prospective memory impairment in schizophrenia
    Elizabeth W Twamley
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, 9500 Gilman Drive 0603, La Jolla, CA 92093 USA
    Schizophr Res 106:42-9. 2008
    ..Studies regarding the potential effectiveness of ProM-based remediation strategies to improve functional outcomes in schizophrenia are indicated...
  85. ncbi request reprint Neurocognitive effects of methamphetamine: a critical review and meta-analysis
    J Cobb Scott
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, San Diego, CA 92120, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 17:275-97. 2007
    ..other substance-related disorders) and neuromedical (e.g., HIV infection) comorbidities. Finally, these findings are discussed with respect to their potential contribution to the clinical management of persons with MA abuse/dependence...
  86. pmc Differential expression of immunophilins FKBP51 and FKBP52 in the frontal cortex of HIV-infected patients with major depressive disorder
    Erick T Tatro
    Department of Psychiatry 0603, University of California at San Diego, La Jolla, San Diego, CA 92093 0603, USA
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 4:218-26. 2009
    ..Instead, an increase in FKBP51 at both the transcript (FKBP5) and protein level correlated with MDD. Increased FKBP4 expression of correlated to HIV(+)MDD but not to HIV without MDD...
  87. pmc Increased accumulation of intraneuronal amyloid beta in HIV-infected patients
    Cristian L Achim
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Diego, CA 92093 0624, USA
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 4:190-9. 2009
    ..These findings suggest that long-term survival with HIV might interfere with clearance of proteins such as Abeta and worsen neuronal damage and cognitive impairment in this population...
  88. ncbi request reprint Declines in switching underlie verbal fluency changes after unilateral pallidal surgery in Parkinson's disease
    Alexander I Troster
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
    Brain Cogn 50:207-17. 2002
    ....
  89. ncbi request reprint Demographically adjusted normative standards for new indices of performance on the Paced Auditory Serial Addition Task (PASAT)
    Raul Gonzalez
    HIV Neurobehavioral Research Center, University of California, San Diego, CA, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 20:396-413. 2006
    ....
  90. ncbi request reprint Discriminant validity and neuroanatomical correlates of rule monitoring in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    Catherine L Carey
    Department of Psychiatry, University of California, San Francisco Medical Center, United States
    Neuropsychologia 46:1081-7. 2008
    ..Findings are consistent with literature implicating the frontal lobes in performance monitoring and highlight the importance of characterizing the component processes of performance failures in the cognitive assessment of FTD and AD...
  91. ncbi request reprint Prodromal frontal/executive dysfunction predicts incident dementia in Parkinson's disease
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, Washington 98195, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 9:17-24. 2003
    ..Accordingly, neuropsychological evaluation may facilitate early identification of PDD and thereby inform appropriate dispositional planning...
  92. ncbi request reprint Cognitive sequelae of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease: a meta-analysis
    Thomas D Parsons
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Lancet Neurol 5:578-88. 2006
    ..We did a quantitative meta-analysis to improve understanding of the variability and clinical significance of cognitive dysfunction after STN DBS...
  93. pmc Pleocytosis is associated with disruption of HIV compartmentalization between blood and cerebral spinal fluid viral populations
    Davey M Smith
    University of California San Diego, La Jolla, 92093, USA
    Virology 385:204-8. 2009
    ....
  94. ncbi request reprint Assessing cognitive change in Parkinson's disease: development of practice effect-corrected reliable change indices
    Alexander I Troster
    Department of Neurology, School of Medicine, University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill, NC 27599 7025, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 22:711-8. 2007
    ..These data may be useful to researchers and clinicians interested in determining the statistical significance of changes in cognitive test performance in persons with PD over a 1- to 2-year interval...
  95. ncbi request reprint The role of cohort studies in drug development: clinical evidence of antiviral activity of serotonin reuptake inhibitors and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors in the central nervous system
    Scott L Letendre
    University of California, 150 W Washington St, San Diego, CA 92103, USA
    J Neuroimmune Pharmacol 2:120-7. 2007
    ..Some of these drugs, such as serotonin reuptake inhibitors (SRIs) and HMG-CoA reductase inhibitors (statins), may do so by reducing HIV replication in the CNS and are already widely used by HIV-infected individuals...
  96. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological sequelae of subthalamic nucleus deep brain stimulation in Parkinson's disease: a critical review
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle 98195 6560, USA
    Neuropsychol Rev 12:111-26. 2002
    ..The clinical and theoretical implications of these initial studies are highlighted and recommendations are offered to guide future research...
  97. pmc Increased frequency of alpha-synuclein in the substantia nigra in human immunodeficiency virus infection
    Negar Khanlou
    Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Division of Neuropathology, David Geffen School of Medicine, Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center, Los Angeles, California, USA
    J Neurovirol 15:131-8. 2009
    ..The increased prevalence of alpha-synuclein and beta-amyloid in the brains of older HIV-infected individuals may predict an increased risk of developing neurodegenerative disease...
  98. ncbi request reprint Pulse width is associated with cognitive decline after thalamic stimulation for essential tremor
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, School of Medicine, University of Washington, Box 356560, 1959 NE Pacific Street, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Parkinsonism Relat Disord 9:295-300. 2003
    ..Findings indicate that although relatively higher PW settings might afford optimal tremor control in some patients, the corresponding risk of mild, probably often subclinical, cognitive morbidity must be weighed accordingly...
  99. ncbi request reprint Neuropsychological characteristics of adults with ADHD: a comprehensive review of initial studies
    Steven Paul Woods
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, University of Washington School of Medicine, Seattle, WA 98195 6560, USA
    Clin Neuropsychol 16:12-34. 2002
    ..Recommendations are offered to advance the cognitive and neurobehavioral understanding of this disorder and to enhance the utility of neuropsychological methods for diagnosis and management of adults with ADHD...
  100. ncbi request reprint A validation of the test of memory malingering in a forensic psychiatric setting
    Michael Weinborn
    Martinsburg VA Medical Center, Mental Health Service Line, Martinsburg, WV 25401, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 25:979-90. 2003
    ..The utility of different cutoff scores and need for multiple indicators of effort are discussed...
  101. pmc Prospective memory in HIV-1 infection
    Catherine L Carey
    Joint Doctoral Program in Clinical Psychology, San Diego State University and University of California, 92103, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 28:536-48. 2006
    ..e., executive) aspects of retrieving future intentions, which is consistent with a prefronto-striatal circuit neuropathogenesis...

Research Grants6

  1. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2005
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  2. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2006
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  3. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2007
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  4. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven Woods; Fiscal Year: 2009
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  5. Prospective Memory in HIV-1 Infection
    Steven P Woods; Fiscal Year: 2010
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