Elizabeth C Leritz

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Affiliation: Harvard University
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Variation in blood pressure is associated with white matter microstructure but not cognition in African Americans
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Brigham, and Women s Hospital
    Neuropsychology 24:199-208. 2010
  2. pmc Thickness of the human cerebral cortex is associated with metrics of cerebrovascular health in a normative sample of community dwelling older adults
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Neuroimage 54:2659-71. 2011
  3. pmc Inter-individual variation in blood pressure is associated with regional white matter integrity in generally healthy older adults
    David H Salat
    Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Neuroimage 59:181-92. 2012
  4. pmc Widespread effects of alcohol on white matter microstructure
    Catherine B Fortier
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, Translational Research Center for TBI and Stress Disorders TRACTS, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Neuroimaging Research Center for Veterans, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:2925-33. 2014
  5. pmc Interindividual variation in serum cholesterol is associated with regional white matter tissue integrity in older adults
    Victoria J Williams
    Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1826-41. 2013
  6. pmc Decreased white matter integrity in neuropsychologically defined mild cognitive impairment is independent of cortical thinning
    Nikki H Stricker
    Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:925-37. 2013
  7. pmc Interactive effects of apolipoprotein E4 and diabetes risk on later myelinating white matter regions in neurologically healthy older aged adults
    Jessica M Foley
    1Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 29:222-35. 2014
  8. pmc Glucose Dysregulation Interacts With APOE-∊4 to Potentiate Temporoparietal Cortical Thinning
    Jessica M Foley
    Department of Psychiatry, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 31:76-86. 2016
  9. pmc Associations between T1 white matter lesion volume and regional white matter microstructure in aging
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC and Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center NeRVe, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:1085-100. 2014
  10. pmc Mild Cognitive Impairment is Associated With White Matter Integrity Changes in Late-Myelinating Regions Within the Corpus Callosum
    Nikki H Stricker
    Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 31:68-75. 2016

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Publications15

  1. pmc Variation in blood pressure is associated with white matter microstructure but not cognition in African Americans
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    VA Boston Healthcare System and Brigham, and Women s Hospital
    Neuropsychology 24:199-208. 2010
    ..These data provide important evidence that variation in BP may contribute to significant alterations in specific neural regions of white matter in nonmedicated individuals without symptoms of overt CVD...
  2. pmc Thickness of the human cerebral cortex is associated with metrics of cerebrovascular health in a normative sample of community dwelling older adults
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA 02130, USA
    Neuroimage 54:2659-71. 2011
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  3. pmc Inter-individual variation in blood pressure is associated with regional white matter integrity in generally healthy older adults
    David H Salat
    Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Neuroimage 59:181-92. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Widespread effects of alcohol on white matter microstructure
    Catherine B Fortier
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, Translational Research Center for TBI and Stress Disorders TRACTS, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Neuroimaging Research Center for Veterans, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 38:2925-33. 2014
    ..Evidence suggests that chronic misuse of alcohol may preferentially affect the integrity of frontal white matter (WM) tracts, which can impact executive functions important to achieve and maintain abstinence...
  5. pmc Interindividual variation in serum cholesterol is associated with regional white matter tissue integrity in older adults
    Victoria J Williams
    Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts, USA
    Hum Brain Mapp 34:1826-41. 2013
    ....
  6. pmc Decreased white matter integrity in neuropsychologically defined mild cognitive impairment is independent of cortical thinning
    Nikki H Stricker
    Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 19:925-37. 2013
    ..These results provide further support for the potential role of white matter integrity as an early biomarker for individuals at risk for AD and highlight that changes in white matter may be independent of gray matter changes...
  7. pmc Interactive effects of apolipoprotein E4 and diabetes risk on later myelinating white matter regions in neurologically healthy older aged adults
    Jessica M Foley
    1Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 29:222-35. 2014
    ..Results suggest interactive effects of APOE4 and diabetes risk on later myelinating WM regions, which supports preclinical detection of AD among this particularly susceptible subgroup...
  8. pmc Glucose Dysregulation Interacts With APOE-∊4 to Potentiate Temporoparietal Cortical Thinning
    Jessica M Foley
    Department of Psychiatry, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA, USA Department of Neurology, University of California San Francisco, San Francisco, CA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 31:76-86. 2016
    ..This study supports aggressive management of cerebrovascular factors and earlier preclinical detection of AD among individuals presenting with genetic and metabolic risks. ..
  9. pmc Associations between T1 white matter lesion volume and regional white matter microstructure in aging
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC and Neuroimaging Research for Veterans Center NeRVe, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts Division of Aging, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts Harvard Medical School, Boston, Massachusetts Athinoula A Martinos Center for Biomedical Imaging, Massachusetts General Hospital, Boston, Massachusetts
    Hum Brain Mapp 35:1085-100. 2014
    ..In addition, our results suggest that overt lesions may not account for the association of increasing age with decreased white matter tissue integrity...
  10. pmc Mild Cognitive Impairment is Associated With White Matter Integrity Changes in Late-Myelinating Regions Within the Corpus Callosum
    Nikki H Stricker
    Psychology Service, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA Department of Psychiatry, Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA
    Am J Alzheimers Dis Other Demen 31:68-75. 2016
    ..Overall, results within the CC support the retrogenesis model, although caution is needed when generalizing these results beyond the CC. ..
  11. pmc Distinct functional networks within the cerebellum and their relation to cortical systems assessed with independent component analysis
    Vitaly I Dobromyslin
    Neuroimaging Research Center for Veterans, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Neuroimage 60:2073-85. 2012
    ..Such information may prove crucial for understanding the cognitive and behavioral importance of the cerebellum in health and disease...
  12. pmc Reduced cortical thickness in abstinent alcoholics and association with alcoholic behavior
    Catherine B Fortier
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, VA Boston Healthcare System, Massachusetts, USA
    Alcohol Clin Exp Res 35:2193-201. 2011
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  13. pmc Elevated levels of serum cholesterol are associated with better performance on tasks of episodic memory
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, MA, USA
    Metab Brain Dis 31:465-73. 2016
    ..Our findings demonstrate the importance of consideration of vascular risk factors, such as cholesterol, in studies of cognitive aging. ..
  14. pmc Reduced cortical thickness in veterans exposed to early life trauma
    Vincent Corbo
    Translational Research Center for TBI and Stress Disorders TRACTS Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Centers GRECC, VA Boston Healthcare System, Jamaica Plain, MA, USA Boston University School of Medicine, Boston, MA, USA Neuroimaging Research for Veterans NeRVe Center, VA Boston Healthcare, Jamaica Plain, MA, USA Electronic address
    Psychiatry Res 223:53-60. 2014
    ..Changes in neural morphometry may provide information about the emergence and maintenance of symptoms in individuals with PTSD. ..
  15. pmc Using lexical familiarity judgments to assess verbally mediated intelligence in aphasia
    Elizabeth C Leritz
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, VA Boston Healthcare System, Boston, Massachusetts 02130, USA
    Neuropsychology 22:687-96. 2008
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