Carol A Derby

Summary

Affiliation: Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Application of national screening criteria for blood pressure and cholesterol to perimenopausal women: prevalence of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Prev Cardiol 9:150-9. 2006
  2. pmc Lipid changes during the menopause transition in relation to age and weight: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1352-61. 2009
  3. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, waist circumference and waist to hip ratio and change in sex steroid hormones: the Massachusetts Male Ageing Study
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:125-31. 2006
  4. pmc Low socioeconomic status over 12 years and subclinical cardiovascular disease: the study of women's health across the nation
    Rebecca C Thurston
    From the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA R C T, K A M Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, PA R C T, S R E K, E B M, C K M, K A M Department of Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY C A D and Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA T T L
    Stroke 45:954-60. 2014
  5. pmc Age-specific and sex-specific prevalence and incidence of mild cognitive impairment, dementia, and Alzheimer dementia in blacks and whites: a report from the Einstein Aging Study
    Mindy J Katz
    Saul B Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:335-43. 2012
  6. pmc Endogenous estradiol is associated with verbal memory in nondemented older men
    Molly E Zimmerman
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Brain Cogn 76:158-65. 2011
  7. pmc Screening for predementia AD: time-dependent operating characteristics of episodic memory tests
    Carol A Derby
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Aging and Dementia and the Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurology 80:1307-14. 2013
  8. pmc Are sleep onset/maintenance difficulties associated with medical or psychiatric comorbidities in nondemented community-dwelling older adults?
    Molly E Zimmerman
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:363-9. 2013
  9. pmc Inflammatory markers and gait speed decline in older adults
    Joe Verghese
    Division of Cognitive and Motor Aging, Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1165 Morris Park Avenue, Room 301, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1083-9. 2011
  10. pmc Exceptional parental longevity associated with lower risk of Alzheimer's disease and memory decline
    Richard B Lipton
    Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1043-9. 2010

Detail Information

Publications28

  1. ncbi request reprint Application of national screening criteria for blood pressure and cholesterol to perimenopausal women: prevalence of hypertension and hypercholesterolemia in the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Prev Cardiol 9:150-9. 2006
    ....
  2. pmc Lipid changes during the menopause transition in relation to age and weight: the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    Am J Epidemiol 169:1352-61. 2009
    ..Results for estradiol and follicle-stimulating hormone confirmed the results based on status defined by bleeding patterns. Increases in lipids were smallest in women who were heaviest at baseline...
  3. ncbi request reprint Body mass index, waist circumference and waist to hip ratio and change in sex steroid hormones: the Massachusetts Male Ageing Study
    Carol A Derby
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Clin Endocrinol (Oxf) 65:125-31. 2006
    ..Our objective was to examine the relation of obesity (body mass index > 30 kg/m2), and of central obesity (waist circumference > 100 cm or waist to hip ratio > 0.95) to longitudinal change in sex steroid hormones in men...
  4. pmc Low socioeconomic status over 12 years and subclinical cardiovascular disease: the study of women's health across the nation
    Rebecca C Thurston
    From the Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA R C T, K A M Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, PA R C T, S R E K, E B M, C K M, K A M Department of Epidemiology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY C A D and Department of Epidemiology, Emory University Rollins School of Public Health, Atlanta, GA T T L
    Stroke 45:954-60. 2014
    ..We aimed to test whether consistently low socioeconomic status, as indexed by education, income, and financial strain, for 12 years of midlife was related to later carotid intima-media thickness and plaque among women...
  5. pmc Age-specific and sex-specific prevalence and incidence of mild cognitive impairment, dementia, and Alzheimer dementia in blacks and whites: a report from the Einstein Aging Study
    Mindy J Katz
    Saul B Korey Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 26:335-43. 2012
    ..Results highlight the public health significance of preclinical cognitive disease...
  6. pmc Endogenous estradiol is associated with verbal memory in nondemented older men
    Molly E Zimmerman
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Brain Cogn 76:158-65. 2011
    ..These findings indicate that high levels of total estradiol in older men are associated with better performance on a cue-based, controlled learning test of verbal memory that is a sensitive predictor of dementia...
  7. pmc Screening for predementia AD: time-dependent operating characteristics of episodic memory tests
    Carol A Derby
    Department of Neurology, Division of Cognitive Aging and Dementia and the Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Neurology 80:1307-14. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Are sleep onset/maintenance difficulties associated with medical or psychiatric comorbidities in nondemented community-dwelling older adults?
    Molly E Zimmerman
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Department of Neurology, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    J Clin Sleep Med 9:363-9. 2013
    ..Herein we describe sleep characteristics and associated medical and psychiatric comorbidities among ethnically diverse nondemented older adults...
  9. pmc Inflammatory markers and gait speed decline in older adults
    Joe Verghese
    Division of Cognitive and Motor Aging, Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, 1165 Morris Park Avenue, Room 301, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 66:1083-9. 2011
    ..The objective of this study was to determine the influence of inflammatory markers, interleukin-6 (IL-6), and tumor necrosis factor alpha, on gait speed performance and decline in older adults...
  10. pmc Exceptional parental longevity associated with lower risk of Alzheimer's disease and memory decline
    Richard B Lipton
    Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:1043-9. 2010
    ..To determine whether offspring of parents with exceptional longevity (OPEL) have a lower rate of dementia than offspring of parents with usual survival (OPUS)...
  11. doi request reprint Cholesteryl ester transfer protein genotype modifies the effect of apolipoprotein ε4 on memory decline in older adults
    ERIN ELIZABETH SUNDERMANN
    Einstein Aging Study and the Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Aging 41:200.e7-12. 2016
    ..007) and in CETPI405V heterozygotes (p = 0.015) but not in CETPV405V homozygotes (p = 0.614). Results suggest that the CETPV405 allele buffers ApoE4-associated memory decline in a gene dose-dependent manner. ..
  12. pmc Racial differences in gait velocity in an urban elderly cohort
    Irene Blanco
    Division of Rheumatology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York 10461, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:922-6. 2012
    ..To investigate whether there are racial differences in gait velocity in elderly adults...
  13. pmc Cardiovascular risk factor variation within a Hispanic cohort: SWAN, the Study of Women's Health Across the Nation
    Carol A Derby
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine 1165 Morris Park Avenue, Rousso 336, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Ethn Dis 20:396-402. 2010
    ..Our goal was to examine the association of cardiovascular risk factors with country of origin and acculturation in a cohort of middle-aged Hispanic women...
  14. ncbi request reprint Leisure activities and the risk of dementia in the elderly
    Joe Verghese
    Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    N Engl J Med 348:2508-16. 2003
    ..It is unclear whether increased participation in leisure activities lowers the risk of dementia or participation in leisure activities declines during the preclinical phase of dementia...
  15. pmc Predicting Alzheimer's disease: neuropsychological tests, self-reports, and informant reports of cognitive difficulties
    Laura A Rabin
    Department of Psychology, Brooklyn College and The Graduate Center, City University of New York, Brooklyn, New York 11210, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 60:1128-34. 2012
    ..To investigate the independent and combined contributions to the risk of Alzheimer's disease (AD) of three important domains of cognitive assessment: neuropsychological measurement, self-reports, and informant reports...
  16. pmc A Brief Dietary Assessment Predicts Executive Dysfunction in an Elderly Cohort: Results from the Einstein Aging Study
    Erin E Sundermann
    Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, New York
    J Am Geriatr Soc 64:e131-e136. 2016
    ..To examine the association between diet and executive function, episodic memory and global verbal cognition in the Einstein Aging Study (EAS) cohort and determine whether race modifies this relationship...
  17. pmc Abuse and subclinical cardiovascular disease among midlife women: the study of women's health across the nation
    Rebecca C Thurston
    From the Departments of Psychiatry R C T, K A M and Neurological Surgery Y C, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, PA Department of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, PA R C T, J T B, K A M Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY C A D Department of Epidemiology, Henry F Vaughn School of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor S D H and Department of Preventive Medicine, Rush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL I J
    Stroke 45:2246-51. 2014
    ..However, this relation has largely been addressed using self-reported measures of CVD. We tested whether a history of abuse was related to subclinical CVD among midlife women without clinical CVD...
  18. pmc Long- and Short-term Exposure to Air Pollution and Inflammatory/Hemostatic Markers in Midlife Women
    Rochelle Green
    From the aOffice of Environmental Health Hazard Assessment, California Environmental Protection Agency, Oakland, CA bDepartment of Public Health Sciences, University of California Davis School of Medicine, Davis, CA cKaiser Permanente Division of Research, Oakland, CA dDepartment of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine, Pittsburgh, PA eDepartment of Epidemiology, University of Pittsburgh Graduate School of Public Health, Pittsburgh, PA fDepartment of Medicine, David Geffen School of Medicine, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, CA gRush University Medical Center, Chicago, IL hSchool of Public Health, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI iSaul R Korey Department of Neurology, and Department of Epidemiology and Population Health, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY and jDivision of Cardiovascular Medicine, Department of Internal Medicine, University of Michigan Hospital and Health Systems, Ann Arbor, MI
    Epidemiology 27:211-20. 2016
    ..Studies have reported associations between long-term air pollution exposures and cardiovascular mortality. The biological mechanisms connecting them remain uncertain...
  19. pmc Menopausal hot flashes and white matter hyperintensities
    Rebecca C Thurston
    1Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 2Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 3Department of Electrical and Computer Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, Pittsburgh, PA 4Department of Psychiatry, University of Illinois at Chicago, Chicago, IL
    Menopause 23:27-32. 2016
    ..We examined the relationship between hot flashes (measured via physiologic monitor and self-report) and white matter hyperintensities (WMH) among midlife women...
  20. pmc Mechanisms of association between obesity and chronic pain in the elderly
    Lhasa Ray
    Department of Neurology and the Einstein Aging Study, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY, USA
    Pain 152:53-9. 2011
    ....
  21. pmc Homocysteine and mobility in older adults
    Lydia Rolita
    Department of General Internal Medicine, New York University School of Medicine, New York, New York 10461, USA
    J Am Geriatr Soc 58:545-50. 2010
    ..To determine the influence of homocysteine on mobility decline in older adults...
  22. pmc Association of a functional polymorphism in the cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene with memory decline and incidence of dementia
    Amy E Sanders
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    JAMA 303:150-8. 2010
    ..Polymorphisms in the cholesteryl ester transfer protein (CETP) gene have been associated with exceptional longevity and lower cardiovascular risk, but associations with memory decline and dementia risk are unclear...
  23. pmc Contribution of vascular pathology to the clinical expression of dementia
    Dorothea Strozyk
    Department of Neurology, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Yeshiva University, 1300 Morris Park Avenue, Bronx, NY 10461, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 31:1710-20. 2010
    ..6, 95% CI 1.2-2.3), AD (OR 1.5, 95% CI 1.0-2.1) and VaD (OR 2.0, 95% CI 1.4-3.0). Leukoencephalopathy, large infarcts, and higher vascular burden is associated with the clinical expression of dementia and subtypes...
  24. ncbi request reprint Ethnic differences in cardiovascular risk factor burden among middle-aged women: Study of Women's Health Across the Nation (SWAN)
    Karen A Matthews
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Pittsburgh, PA 15213, USA
    Am Heart J 149:1066-73. 2005
    ....
  25. ncbi request reprint Age trends in the level of serum testosterone and other hormones in middle-aged men: longitudinal results from the Massachusetts male aging study
    Henry A Feldman
    New England Research Institutes, Watertown, Massachusetts 02472, USA
    J Clin Endocrinol Metab 87:589-98. 2002
    ..The paradoxical finding that longitudinal age trends were steeper than cross-sectional trends suggests that incident poor health may accelerate the age-related decline in androgen levels...
  26. ncbi request reprint Reliability and validity of a telephone-based mobility assessment questionnaire
    Joe Verghese
    Age Ageing 33:628-32. 2004
  27. ncbi request reprint Radical prostatectomy versus watchful waiting
    Paul R Marantz
    N Engl J Med 353:1298-300; author reply 1298-300. 2005
  28. ncbi request reprint Maintenance of effects of the CATCH physical education program: results from the CATCH-ON study
    Thomas L McKenzie
    Department of Exercise and Nutritional Sciences, San Diego State University, San Diego, California 92182 7251, USA
    Health Educ Behav 30:447-62. 2003
    ..Use of CATCH PE curricula was associated with increased levels of teacher training and school support for PE in both former intervention and control schools...