V W Henderson
Affiliation: University of Southern California
- Cognitive skills associated with estrogen replacement in women with Alzheimer's diseaseV W Henderson
Department of Neurology Division of Cognitive Neuroscience and Neurogerontology, University of Southern California School of Medicine, Los Angeles 90033 1084, USA
Psychoneuroendocrinology 21:421-30. 1996....
- Estrogen for Alzheimer's disease in women: randomized, double-blind, placebo-controlled trialV W Henderson
Department of Neurology, University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089, USA
Neurology 54:295-301. 2000..AD, the most prevalent cause of dementia, affects twice as many women as men. Therapeutic options are limited, but results of prior studies support the hypothesis that estrogen treatment may improve symptoms of women with this disorder...
- Assessing working memory and language comprehension in Alzheimer's diseaseM C MacDonald
University of Southern California, Los Angeles 90089 2520, USA
Brain Lang 78:17-42. 2001..g., working memory) cannot be said to "cause" a deficit in the other. The implications of this approach are explored in terms of task demands in comprehension and memory measures, and interpretation of previous results in the literature...
- Gender comparisons of cognitive performances among vascular dementia, Alzheimer disease, and older adults without dementiaJ G Buckwalter
Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center, Los Angeles, USA
Arch Neurol 53:436-9. 1996..We did not expect that women without dementia would perform more poorly than men without dementia on the same task...
- Clock drawing: analysis in a retirement communityA Paganini-Hill
Department of Preventive Medicine, Keck School of Medicine, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, California, USA
J Am Geriatr Soc 49:941-7. 2001..Thus a clock-drawing task may help predict cognitive frailty and future disability in older people. Such determination can direct high-risk individuals to earlier diagnosis, potential therapies, and better management...