Rebecca L Koscik

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint Medical student education: addressing patients' mental health needs
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Clinical Sciences Center, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3284, USA
    Med Educ 39:514. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Preventing early, prolonged vitamin E deficiency: an opportunity for better cognitive outcomes via early diagnosis through neonatal screening
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics Medical Informatics, Nutritional Sciences, and Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S51-6. 2005
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of children with cystic fibrosis
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S64-8. 2005
  4. pmc Low cerebral blood flow is associated with lower memory function in metabolic syndrome
    Alex C Birdsill
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veteran s Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1313-20. 2013
  5. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis: parents' preferences regarding counseling at the time of infants' sweat test
    Audrey Tluczek
    School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:277-91. 2006
  6. doi request reprint Clinical skills and self-efficacy after a curriculum on care for the underserved
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:442-8. 2008
  7. pmc Care of the underserved: faculty development needs assessment
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:713-9. 2010
  8. pmc Beta-amyloid and cognitive decline in late middle age: Findings from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention study
    Lindsay R Clark
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 12:805-14. 2016
  9. pmc Stressful events, social support, and cognitive function in middle-aged adults with a family history of Alzheimer's disease
    Megan L Zuelsdorff
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    J Aging Health 25:944-59. 2013
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function of children with cystic fibrosis: deleterious effect of early malnutrition
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706 1532, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1549-58. 2004

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  1. ncbi request reprint Medical student education: addressing patients' mental health needs
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Clinical Sciences Center, Madison, Wisconsin 53792 3284, USA
    Med Educ 39:514. 2005
  2. ncbi request reprint Preventing early, prolonged vitamin E deficiency: an opportunity for better cognitive outcomes via early diagnosis through neonatal screening
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics Medical Informatics, Nutritional Sciences, and Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S51-6. 2005
    ..To evaluate whether early diagnosis of cystic fibrosis (CF) through newborn screening (NBS) and early vitamin E status are associated with cognitive function...
  3. ncbi request reprint Quality of life of children with cystic fibrosis
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Pediatr 147:S64-8. 2005
    ....
  4. pmc Low cerebral blood flow is associated with lower memory function in metabolic syndrome
    Alex C Birdsill
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veteran s Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Obesity (Silver Spring) 21:1313-20. 2013
    ..Additionally, the extent to which MetS was associated with cognitive performance was assessed...
  5. ncbi request reprint Newborn screening for cystic fibrosis: parents' preferences regarding counseling at the time of infants' sweat test
    Audrey Tluczek
    School of Nursing, University of Wisconsin Madison, 600 Highland Ave, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    J Genet Couns 15:277-91. 2006
    ..Counseling that matched parents preferences reduced parents' distress while mismatched counseling tended to increase parents' worry about their infant...
  6. doi request reprint Clinical skills and self-efficacy after a curriculum on care for the underserved
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Am J Prev Med 34:442-8. 2008
    ..This study assesses the changes in self-efficacy and clinical skills resulting from faculty-led or web-based curricula on care for the underserved...
  7. pmc Care of the underserved: faculty development needs assessment
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Department of Pediatrics, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    J Natl Med Assoc 102:713-9. 2010
    ..Because role models are crucial to training physicians to care for the underserved, we examined pediatric faculty's knowledge, attitudes, self-efficacy, skills, and precepting behaviors regarding care for this population...
  8. pmc Beta-amyloid and cognitive decline in late middle age: Findings from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention study
    Lindsay R Clark
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Electronic address
    Alzheimers Dement 12:805-14. 2016
    ..The present study investigated the relationship between beta-amyloid (Aβ) and cognition in a late middle-aged cohort at risk for Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  9. pmc Stressful events, social support, and cognitive function in middle-aged adults with a family history of Alzheimer's disease
    Megan L Zuelsdorff
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, USA
    J Aging Health 25:944-59. 2013
    ..To examine the associations of stressful experiences and social support with cognitive function in a sample of middle-aged adults with a family history of Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  10. ncbi request reprint Cognitive function of children with cystic fibrosis: deleterious effect of early malnutrition
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Biostatistics Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison 53706 1532, USA
    Pediatrics 113:1549-58. 2004
    ..The objective of this study was to evaluate cognitive function in children with CF and the influence of both early diagnosis through neonatal screening and the potential effect of early malnutrition...
  11. ncbi request reprint Psychosocial risk associated with newborn screening for cystic fibrosis: parents' experience while awaiting the sweat-test appointment
    Audrey Tluczek
    Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin, 6001 Research Park Blvd, Madison, WI 53719 1179, USA
    Pediatrics 115:1692-703. 2005
    ..The psychosocial effects on parents of infants with abnormal results in cystic fibrosis (CF) newborn screening (NBS) that uses genetic testing remain unclear...
  12. pmc Biomarker clusters are differentially associated with longitudinal cognitive decline in late midlife
    Annie M Racine
    1 Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, USA, Madison, WI 53705, USA 2 Institute on Aging, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA, Madison, WI 53706, USA 3 Neuroscience and Public Policy Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Brain 139:2261-74. 2016
    ..Such biomarker patterns may be useful for identifying at-risk populations to recruit for clinical trials. ..
  13. pmc Associations between Performance on an Abbreviated CogState Battery, Other Measures of Cognitive Function, and Biomarkers in People at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Annie M Racine
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 54:1395-1408. 2016
    ..These results support the use of the CogState battery as measures of early cognitive impairment in studies of people at risk for AD...
  14. pmc Pathway-Specific Polygenic Risk Scores as Predictors of Amyloid-β Deposition and Cognitive Function in a Sample at Increased Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Burcu F Darst
    University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 55:473-484. 2016
    ..However, pathway-specific PRSs could prove to be useful as more knowledge is gained on the genetic variants involved in specific biological pathways of AD...
  15. pmc Emergence of mild cognitive impairment in late middle-aged adults in the wisconsin registry for Alzheimer's prevention
    Rebecca L Koscik
    Department of Medicine, Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wis, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 38:16-30. 2014
    ..Our aim was to compare 3 psychometric methods of identifying amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) in a middle-aged longitudinal cohort enriched for AD risk...
  16. pmc Interaction between two cholesterol metabolism genes influences memory: findings from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention
    Corinne D Engelman
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53726, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 36:749-57. 2013
    ..01). Both of these genes are in the cholesterol metabolism pathway leading to AD. This research supports the importance of considering non-additive effects of AD susceptibility genes. ..
  17. pmc Regional white matter hyperintensities: aging, Alzheimer's disease risk, and cognitive function
    Alex C Birdsill
    Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center GRECC, William S Middleton Memorial Veteran s Hospital, Madison, WI, USA Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI, USA
    Neurobiol Aging 35:769-76. 2014
    ....
  18. pmc Connected Language in Late Middle-Aged Adults at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Kimberly Diggle Mueller
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 54:1539-1550. 2016
    ....
  19. pmc Mild Cognitive Impairment in Late Middle Age in the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention Study: Prevalence and Characteristics Using Robust and Standard Neuropsychological Normative Data
    Lindsay R Clark
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin Madison School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol . 2016
    ..The current study aimed to investigate the utility and performance of internally developed robust norms and standard norms in identifying cognitive impairment in late middle-age (baseline age range = 36-68; M = 54)...
  20. pmc The effect of TOMM40 poly-T length on gray matter volume and cognition in middle-aged persons with APOE ε3/ε3 genotype
    Sterling C Johnson
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 7:456-65. 2011
    ..In this study, we tested the hypothesis that brain and cognitive changes suggestive of presymptomatic LOAD may be associated with this TOMM40 polymorphism...
  21. pmc Cerebrospinal fluid ratios with Aβ42 predict preclinical brain β-amyloid accumulation
    Annie M Racine
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, USA, Madison, WI 53705 Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA, Madison, WI 53705 Neuroscience and Public Policy Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA, Madison, WI 53705 Institute on Aging, University of Wisconsin Madison, USA, Madison, WI 53706
    Alzheimers Dement (Amst) 2:27-38. 2016
    ..Biomarkers are urgently needed for the critical yet understudied preclinical stage of Alzheimer's disease (AD)...
  22. pmc Heritability of cognitive traits among siblings with a parental history of Alzheimer's disease
    Burcu F Darst
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 45:1149-55. 2015
    ..These findings suggest that future genetic studies should focus on the cognitive domains of Working Memory and Visual Learning & Memory. ..
  23. pmc Machine learning amplifies the effect of parental family history of Alzheimer's disease on list learning strategy
    Timothy S Chang
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, Wisconsin 53706, USA
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 18:428-39. 2012
    ..The results of our machine learning approach support analyzing memory strategy in detail to probe potential disease onset. Such distinct differences may be exploited in asymptomatic middle-aged persons as a potential risk factor for AD...
  24. pmc Meeting physical activity recommendations may be protective against temporal lobe atrophy in older adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Ryan J Dougherty
    William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA Department of Kinesiology, University of Wisconsin School of Education, Madison, WI, USA
    Alzheimers Dement (Amst) 4:14-7. 2016
    ..However, it is unknown whether the current physical activity recommendations (PAR) impart substantive benefit. The objective of this study was to compare temporal lobe volumes between older adults who met PAR and those who did not...
  25. pmc Occupational Complexity and Cognitive Reserve in a Middle-Aged Cohort at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Elizabeth A Boots
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI 53705, USA Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 30:634-42. 2015
    ..These findings suggest that, in people at risk for AD, OCC may confer resilience to the adverse effects of neuropathology on cognition...
  26. pmc Amyloid burden is associated with self-reported sleep in nondemented late middle-aged adults
    Kate E Sprecher
    Neuroscience Training Program, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA Wisconsin Center for Sleep Medicine and Research, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA Department of Psychiatry, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA Electronic address
    Neurobiol Aging 36:2568-76. 2015
    ..Poor sleep may be a risk factor for AD and a potential early marker of AD or target for preventative interventions in midlife...
  27. pmc Insulin resistance predicts brain amyloid deposition in late middle-aged adults
    Auriel A Willette
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, Wm S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA Laboratory of Neurosciences, National Institute on Aging, Baltimore, MD, USA
    Alzheimers Dement 11:504-510.e1. 2015
    ..No studies have examined if IR is associated with an in vivo index of amyloid in the human brain in late middle-aged participants at risk for AD...
  28. pmc Verbal Fluency and Early Memory Decline: Results from the Wisconsin Registry for Alzheimer's Prevention
    Kimberly Diggle Mueller
    Wisconsin Alzheimer s Institute, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Arch Clin Neuropsychol 30:448-57. 2015
    ..Differences have not previously been reported in a group this young, and provide evidence for the importance of including multiple verbal fluency tests targeting preclinical Alzheimer's disease. ..
  29. pmc Predictors of malignancy and recommended follow-up in patients with negative endoscopic ultrasound-guided fine-needle aspiration of suspected pancreatic lesions
    Bret J Spier
    Department of Gastroenterology and Hepatology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53792, USA
    Can J Gastroenterol 23:279-86. 2009
    ..Outcome data regarding the length of follow-up in patients with negative or nondiagnostic EUS-FNA of pancreatic lesions are not well-established...
  30. pmc Chronotropic Response and Cognitive Function in a Cohort at Risk for Alzheimer's Disease
    Lena L Law
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis . 2016
    ....
  31. ncbi request reprint Caring for the underserved: blending service learning and a web-based curriculum
    Elizabeth D Cox
    Department of Population Health Sciences, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin 53726, USA
    Am J Prev Med 31:342-9. 2006
    ....
  32. ncbi request reprint Effects of simvastatin on cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers and cognition in middle-aged adults at risk for Alzheimer's disease
    Cynthia M Carlsson
    Department of Medicine, Section of Geriatrics and Gerontology, University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 13:187-97. 2008
    ..It is unclear if statins modify Abeta metabolism or improve cognition in asymptomatic middle-aged adults at increased risk for AD...
  33. doi request reprint Screening for insulin resistance and cardiovascular risk in collegiate football linemen
    Scott Haskins
    University of Wisconsin School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    Clin J Sport Med 21:233-6. 2011
    ....