B Lawlor

Summary

Country: Ireland

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Hereditary spastic paraparesis and psychosis
    P McMonagle
    Department of Neurology, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Neurol 13:874-9. 2006
  2. pmc Everyday episodic memory in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: a preliminary investigation
    Muireann Irish
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Aging, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Neurosci 12:80. 2011
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychosis and behavioural symptoms of dementia: defining the role of neuroleptic interventions
    B Lawlor
    St James s Hospital and Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S2-6. 2001
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia: the role of atypical antipsychotics
    Brian A Lawlor
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital and Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:5-10. 2004
  5. ncbi request reprint Presenilin 1 and alpha-1-antichymotrypsin polymorphisms in Down syndrome: no effect on the presence of dementia
    J Tyrrell
    Department of Psychiatry, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Med Genet 88:616-20. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint Late onset Alzheimer's disease and apolipoprotein association in the Irish population: relative risk and attributable fraction
    Z Hawi
    Department of Genetics, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 172:74-6. 2003
  7. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of the reliability and validity of the Caregiver Activity Survey - Intellectual Disability (CAS-ID)
    M McCarron
    Department of Psychiatry, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:605-12. 2002
  8. ncbi request reprint Individual quality of life factors distinguishing low-burden and high-burden caregivers of dementia patients
    Robert F Coen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:164-70. 2002
  9. pmc Recent developments: suicide in older people
    Henry O'Connell
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, Hospital 4, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Republic of Ireland
    BMJ 329:895-9. 2004
  10. pmc A review of screening tests for cognitive impairment
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:790-9. 2007

Collaborators

  • M Gill
  • Robert F Coen
  • Z Hawi
  • J Tyrrell
  • Ai Vyrn Chin
  • Breda Cullen
  • Conal J Cunningham
  • Davis Coakley
  • Muireann Irish
  • P McMonagle
  • Michael J Hogan
  • Ian H Robertson
  • Ana Talbot
  • Irene Bruce
  • Henry O'Connell
  • M McCarron
  • Shane M O'Mara
  • Jonathan J Evans
  • Brian O'Neill
  • Leigh Carolan
  • Richard A P Roche
  • Jochen Kaiser
  • Brendan P Bunting
  • M Hutchinson
  • Paul M Dockree
  • Cecelia A Lynch
  • Elaine Greene
  • Sabina Fahy
  • J B Walsh
  • Desmond O'Neill
  • J Bernard Walsh
  • Conal Cunningham
  • C Beagly

Detail Information

Publications16

  1. ncbi request reprint Hereditary spastic paraparesis and psychosis
    P McMonagle
    Department of Neurology, St Vincent s University Hospital, Elm Park, Dublin, Ireland
    Eur J Neurol 13:874-9. 2006
    ..We found a higher than expected rate of psychosis in the Irish HSP population. Two groups of HSP patients may have increased risk of developing psychosis: those with Kjellin's syndrome and those with SPG4-HSP...
  2. pmc Everyday episodic memory in amnestic mild cognitive impairment: a preliminary investigation
    Muireann Irish
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Aging, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    BMC Neurosci 12:80. 2011
    ..Furthermore, we followed MCI participants longitudinally to gain preliminary evidence regarding the possible predictive efficacy of these real-world episodic memory tasks for subsequent conversion to AD...
  3. ncbi request reprint Psychosis and behavioural symptoms of dementia: defining the role of neuroleptic interventions
    B Lawlor
    St James s Hospital and Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 16:S2-6. 2001
    ..Novel neuroleptics are safer and better tolerated and therefore should be used in preference to conventional agents when neuroleptic treatment is indicated for behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia...
  4. ncbi request reprint Behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia: the role of atypical antipsychotics
    Brian A Lawlor
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital and Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    J Clin Psychiatry 65:5-10. 2004
    ..Patients' vulnerability to these side effects should be considered when making individual treatment decisions...
  5. ncbi request reprint Presenilin 1 and alpha-1-antichymotrypsin polymorphisms in Down syndrome: no effect on the presence of dementia
    J Tyrrell
    Department of Psychiatry, Trinity College Dublin, Dublin, Ireland
    Am J Med Genet 88:616-20. 1999
    ..We conclude that unlike the general population, neither PS-1 nor ACT polymorphisms appear to have a similar detrimental effect on dementia in DS. Am. J. Med. Genet. (Neuropsychiatr. Genet.) 88:616-620, 1999...
  6. ncbi request reprint Late onset Alzheimer's disease and apolipoprotein association in the Irish population: relative risk and attributable fraction
    Z Hawi
    Department of Genetics, Trinity College, Dublin, Ireland
    Ir J Med Sci 172:74-6. 2003
    ..Familial and sporadic late onset Alzheimer's disease (LOAD) shows a consistent genetic association with APOE epsilon4...
  7. ncbi request reprint A pilot study of the reliability and validity of the Caregiver Activity Survey - Intellectual Disability (CAS-ID)
    M McCarron
    Department of Psychiatry, Trinity Centre for Health Sciences, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    J Intellect Disabil Res 46:605-12. 2002
    ..An amended version of this survey, the Caregiver Activity Survey - Intellectual Disability (CAS-ID), was developed and tested for use by professional caregivers in the present study...
  8. ncbi request reprint Individual quality of life factors distinguishing low-burden and high-burden caregivers of dementia patients
    Robert F Coen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin, Ireland
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 13:164-70. 2002
    ..A need for more time away from the patient is a major QoL concern for highly burdened caregivers, and a perceived lack of adequate informal support and/or financial constraints are contributory factors...
  9. pmc Recent developments: suicide in older people
    Henry O'Connell
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, Hospital 4, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Republic of Ireland
    BMJ 329:895-9. 2004
  10. pmc A review of screening tests for cognitive impairment
    Breda Cullen
    Department of Neuropsychology, Southern General Hospital, Glasgow, UK
    J Neurol Neurosurg Psychiatry 78:790-9. 2007
    ..This review is intended to serve as an evaluative resource, to guide clinicians and researchers in choosing among the wide range of screens which are currently available...
  11. ncbi request reprint An audit of service utilization by graduates attending an old age psychiatry service
    Brian A Lawlor
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1215-6. 2006
  12. ncbi request reprint Electrophysiological and information processing variability predicts memory decrements associated with normal age-related cognitive decline and Alzheimer's disease (AD)
    Michael J Hogan
    Department of Psychology, NUI, Galway, Ireland
    Brain Res 1119:215-26. 2006
    ..Results are discussed in light of theoretical and applied issues in the field of cognitive aging...
  13. ncbi request reprint Co-morbid and socio-demographic factors associated with cognitive performance in an elderly community dwelling Irish population
    Ai Vyrn Chin
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, James s Street, Dublin D8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 21:1150-5. 2006
    ..The impact of these factors on the cognitive performance of the elderly population is unclear. Possible correlates of poor cognitive performance in a community dwelling elderly Irish population were examined...
  14. ncbi request reprint Repetitive behaviour in Alzheimer's disease: description, correlates and functions
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:686-93. 2005
    ..Attention and executive dysfunction may account for both repetitive speech and actions. The role of mood also merits investigation...
  15. ncbi request reprint Screening for dementia in an Irish community sample using MMSE: a comparison of norm-adjusted versus fixed cut-points
    Breda Cullen
    Mercer s Institute for Research on Ageing, St James s Hospital, Dublin 8, Ireland
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 20:371-6. 2005
    ..The MMSE is a widely-used instrument in screening for dementia in the community. The traditional cut-point of <24/30 may be unsuitable for use in some settings, due to biases in age and education...
  16. ncbi request reprint Driving cessation in patients attending a memory clinic
    Ana Talbot
    Stobhill Hospital, Medicine for the Elderly, Glasgow, UK
    Age Ageing 34:363-8. 2005
    ..The factors associated with driving cessation in dementia are uncertain...