Alden L Gross

Summary

Affiliation: Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
Country: USA

Publications

  1. pmc Psychosocial interventions for children exposed to traumatic events in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of an individual patient data meta-analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Policlinico G, B, Rossi, Piazzale L, A, Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Syst Rev 3:34. 2014
  2. pmc Memory training interventions for older adults: a meta-analysis
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:722-34. 2012
  3. pmc Depression and cancer risk: 24 years of follow-up of the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area sample
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:191-9. 2010
  4. pmc Alcohol consumption and domain-specific cognitive function in older adults: longitudinal data from the Johns Hopkins Precursors Study
    Alden L Gross
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:39-47. 2011
  5. pmc Word list memory predicts everyday function and problem-solving in the elderly: results from the ACTIVE cognitive intervention trial
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 18:129-46. 2011
  6. pmc Memory training and strategy use in older adults: results from the ACTIVE study
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:503-17. 2011
  7. pmc Memory training in the ACTIVE study: how much is needed and who benefits?
    George W Rebok
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 25:21S-42S. 2013
  8. pmc Parallel but not equivalent: challenges and solutions for repeated assessment of cognition over time
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:758-72. 2012
  9. pmc Modeling change in memory performance and memory perceptions: findings from the ACTIVE study
    Jeanine M Parisi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:518-24. 2011
  10. pmc Depressive symptoms and inductive reasoning performance: findings from the ACTIVE reasoning training intervention
    Jeanine M Parisi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Psychol Aging 29:843-51. 2014

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Publications20

  1. pmc Psychosocial interventions for children exposed to traumatic events in low- and middle-income countries: study protocol of an individual patient data meta-analysis
    Marianna Purgato
    World Health Organization Collaborating Centre for Research and Training in Mental Health and Service Evaluation, Section of Psychiatry, University of Verona, Policlinico G, B, Rossi, Piazzale L, A, Scuro 10, 37134 Verona, Italy
    Syst Rev 3:34. 2014
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  2. pmc Memory training interventions for older adults: a meta-analysis
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Aging Ment Health 16:722-34. 2012
    ..These findings can inform the design of future memory training programs for older adults...
  3. pmc Depression and cancer risk: 24 years of follow-up of the Baltimore Epidemiologic Catchment Area sample
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Cancer Causes Control 21:191-9. 2010
    ..The objective was to characterize the relationship between depression and incident cancer. Few studies have employed population-based prospective data on subtypes of cancer to address the question...
  4. pmc Alcohol consumption and domain-specific cognitive function in older adults: longitudinal data from the Johns Hopkins Precursors Study
    Alden L Gross
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:39-47. 2011
    ..The association of alcohol consumption with performance in different cognitive domains has not been well studied...
  5. pmc Word list memory predicts everyday function and problem-solving in the elderly: results from the ACTIVE cognitive intervention trial
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Neuropsychol Dev Cogn B Aging Neuropsychol Cogn 18:129-46. 2011
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  6. pmc Memory training and strategy use in older adults: results from the ACTIVE study
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:503-17. 2011
    ..This study provides evidence that older adults can be trained to use cognitive strategies, the effects are durable, and strategies are associated with memory and everyday functioning...
  7. pmc Memory training in the ACTIVE study: how much is needed and who benefits?
    George W Rebok
    Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 25:21S-42S. 2013
    ....
  8. pmc Parallel but not equivalent: challenges and solutions for repeated assessment of cognition over time
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 34:758-72. 2012
    ..This study's objective was to compare mean, linear, and equipercentile equating methods and demonstrate their utility in longitudinal research...
  9. pmc Modeling change in memory performance and memory perceptions: findings from the ACTIVE study
    Jeanine M Parisi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    Psychol Aging 26:518-24. 2011
    ..Findings suggest that memory complaints may accurately reflect decline in objective memory performance, but that these memory changes are not necessarily related to compensatory behaviors...
  10. pmc Depressive symptoms and inductive reasoning performance: findings from the ACTIVE reasoning training intervention
    Jeanine M Parisi
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health
    Psychol Aging 29:843-51. 2014
    ....
  11. pmc Computerized cognitive training with older adults: a systematic review
    Alexandra M Kueider
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins University Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, United States of America
    PLoS ONE 7:e40588. 2012
    ..Overall, findings are comparable or better than those from reviews of more traditional, paper-and-pencil cognitive training approaches suggesting that computerized training is an effective, less labor intensive alternative...
  12. pmc Cognitive predictors of everyday functioning in older adults: results from the ACTIVE Cognitive Intervention Trial
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, 798 Hampton House, 624 N Broadway, Baltimore, MD 21205, USA
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 66:557-66. 2011
    ..The present study sought to predict changes in everyday functioning using cognitive tests...
  13. doi Effect of Community Volunteering on Physical Activity: A Randomized Controlled Trial
    Vijay R Varma
    Johns Hopkins Center on Aging and Health, Baltimore, Maryland Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland Electronic address
    Am J Prev Med 50:106-10. 2016
    ..This study evaluates the effects of the Baltimore Experience Corps program, a community-based volunteer program, on walking activity in older adults...
  14. pmc Do older adults use the method of loci? Results from the ACTIVE study
    Alden L Gross
    a Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, Maryland, USA
    Exp Aging Res 40:140-63. 2014
    ..The authors evaluated the hypotheses that training can increase the use of MoL, and that MoL use is associated with better memory...
  15. doi Modeling longitudinal change in motor and cognitive processing speed in presymptomatic Huntington's disease
    David Aaron Maroof
    Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Clin Exp Neuropsychol 33:901-9. 2011
    ..Cognitive test scores may also improve the ability to predict disease onset among gene mutation carriers and help families to better plan for potential personal and economic hardship...
  16. doi Development of an Expanded Measure of Physical Functioning for Older Persons in Epidemiologic Research
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Res Aging 37:671-94. 2015
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  17. doi Impact of the Baltimore Experience Corps Trial on cortical and hippocampal volumes
    Michelle C Carlson
    Department of Mental Health, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Center on Aging and Health, Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 11:1340-8. 2015
    ..We report the 2-year effects of a randomized controlled trial of an intergenerational social health promotion program on older men's and women's brain volumes...
  18. doi Harmonizing Measures of Cognitive Performance Across International Surveys of Aging Using Item Response Theory
    Kitty S Chan
    Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    J Aging Health 27:1392-414. 2015
    ..To harmonize measures of cognitive performance using item response theory (IRT) across two international aging studies...
  19. pmc Calibrating longitudinal cognition in Alzheimer's disease across diverse test batteries and datasets
    Alden L Gross
    Department of Epidemiology, Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Public Health, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Neuroepidemiology 43:194-205. 2014
    ..We sought to identify optimal approaches by calibrating longitudinal cognitive performance across studies with different neuropsychological batteries...
  20. doi Further validation of the Internet-based Dementia Risk Assessment
    Jason Brandt
    School of Medicine, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA Bloomberg School of Public Health, The Johns Hopkins University, Baltimore, MD, USA The Copper Ridge Institute, Sykesville, MD, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 41:937-45. 2014
    ..Prospective studies of cognitively normal persons who subsequently develop dementia will be necessary to establish its predictive validity. ..