Whitney Wharton

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Affiliation: University of Wisconsin
Country: USA

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives and androgenicity: influences on visuospatial task performance in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:156-64. 2008
  2. pmc Rationale and design of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) and the KEEPS Cognitive and Affective sub study (KEEPS Cog)
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain Res 1514:12-7. 2013
  3. pmc The effects of ramipril in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease: results of a pilot clinical trial
    Whitney Wharton
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:147-56. 2012
  4. pmc Cognitive benefits of hormone therapy: cardiovascular factors and healthy-user bias
    Whitney Wharton
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Maturitas 64:182-7. 2009
  5. pmc Short-term hormone therapy with transdermal estradiol improves cognition for postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Whitney Wharton
    University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, William S Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, GRECC11G Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:495-505. 2011
  6. pmc Using predictors of hormone therapy use to model the healthy user bias: how does healthy user status influence cognitive effects of hormone therapy?
    Carey E Gleason
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Menopause 19:524-33. 2012
  7. pmc Effects of Hormone Therapy on Cognition and Mood in Recently Postmenopausal Women: Findings from the Randomized, Controlled KEEPS-Cognitive and Affective Study
    Carey E Gleason
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS Med 12:e1001833; discussion e1001833. 2015
  8. pmc Characterization of vascular disease risk in postmenopausal women and its association with cognitive performance
    N Maritza Dowling
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68741. 2013
  9. pmc Awareness of memory abilities in community-dwelling older adults with suspected dementia and mild cognitive impairment
    Feng Lin
    School of Nursing, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:83-92. 2010
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in menopausal symptoms comparing women randomized to low-dose oral conjugated estrogens or transdermal estradiol plus micronized progesterone versus placebo: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study
    Nanette Santoro
    1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2Department of Biostatistics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 3Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health and Neurosciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 4Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 5Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 6Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 7Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 8Utah Foundation for Biomedical Research, Salt Lake City, UT 9Department of Cardiology, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 10Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 11Departments of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 12Kronos Longevity Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ 13Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 14Atherosclerosis Research Unit, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 15Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 16Departments of Surgery and Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
    Menopause . 2016

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Publications13

  1. doi request reprint Oral contraceptives and androgenicity: influences on visuospatial task performance in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Exp Clin Psychopharmacol 16:156-64. 2008
    ..Furthermore, visuospatial performance is hindered with the introduction of antiandrogenic preparations...
  2. pmc Rationale and design of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) and the KEEPS Cognitive and Affective sub study (KEEPS Cog)
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI 53792, USA
    Brain Res 1514:12-7. 2013
    ..Here we also describe the most recent results and ongoing HT-related research studies designed to address similar issues. This article is part of a Special Issue entitled Hormone Therapy...
  3. pmc The effects of ramipril in individuals at risk for Alzheimer's disease: results of a pilot clinical trial
    Whitney Wharton
    Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 32:147-56. 2012
    ....
  4. pmc Cognitive benefits of hormone therapy: cardiovascular factors and healthy-user bias
    Whitney Wharton
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 53705, USA
    Maturitas 64:182-7. 2009
    ..The present observational, community-based, case-controlled study examined the 'healthy-user' bias theory by comparing cognitive task performance in two groups of postmenopausal women, who were either HT users or non-users...
  5. pmc Short-term hormone therapy with transdermal estradiol improves cognition for postmenopausal women with Alzheimer's disease: results of a randomized controlled trial
    Whitney Wharton
    University of Wisconsin, School of Medicine and Public Health, William S Middleton Memorial VA Hospital, 2500 Overlook Terrace, GRECC11G Madison, WI 53705, USA
    J Alzheimers Dis 26:495-505. 2011
    ..Moreover, treatment-related changes in plasma estradiol were positively correlated with improvements in visual memory. Short-term HT that includes the use of estradiol has favorable effects on cognition in women with AD...
  6. pmc Using predictors of hormone therapy use to model the healthy user bias: how does healthy user status influence cognitive effects of hormone therapy?
    Carey E Gleason
    Division of Geriatrics and Gerontology, Department of Medicine, University of Wisconsin Madison, School of Medicine and Public Health, Madison, WI, USA
    Menopause 19:524-33. 2012
    ..This study investigated the phenomenon known as the healthy user bias by equating hormone therapy (HT) use (past or current) with healthy user status...
  7. pmc Effects of Hormone Therapy on Cognition and Mood in Recently Postmenopausal Women: Findings from the Randomized, Controlled KEEPS-Cognitive and Affective Study
    Carey E Gleason
    School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America Wisconsin Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Madison, Wisconsin, United States of America
    PLoS Med 12:e1001833; discussion e1001833. 2015
    ..The ancillary Cognitive and Affective Study (KEEPS-Cog) of the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study (KEEPS) examined the effects of up to 4 y of MHT on cognition and mood in recently postmenopausal women...
  8. pmc Characterization of vascular disease risk in postmenopausal women and its association with cognitive performance
    N Maritza Dowling
    Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, Wisconsin, USA
    PLoS ONE 8:e68741. 2013
    ..This study investigated heterogeneity in CV risk factor profiles and its association with demographic, genetic, and cognitive variables...
  9. pmc Awareness of memory abilities in community-dwelling older adults with suspected dementia and mild cognitive impairment
    Feng Lin
    School of Nursing, Department of Medicine, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin Madison, Madison, WI, USA
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 30:83-92. 2010
    ....
  10. ncbi request reprint Longitudinal changes in menopausal symptoms comparing women randomized to low-dose oral conjugated estrogens or transdermal estradiol plus micronized progesterone versus placebo: the Kronos Early Estrogen Prevention Study
    Nanette Santoro
    1Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology 2Department of Biostatistics, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora, CO 3Department of Obstetrics, Gynecology and Women s Health and Neurosciences, Albert Einstein College of Medicine, Bronx, NY 4Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Yale University School of Medicine, New Haven, CT 5Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, Columbia University College of Physicians and Surgeons, New York, NY 6Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, New York University School of Medicine, New York, NY 7Department of Epidemiology and Biostatistics, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 8Utah Foundation for Biomedical Research, Salt Lake City, UT 9Department of Cardiology, Los Angeles Biomedical Research Institute at Harbor UCLA, Torrance, CA 10Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology, University of California at San Francisco, San Francisco, CA 11Departments of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 12Kronos Longevity Research Institute, Phoenix, AZ 13Department of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin, Madison, WI 14Atherosclerosis Research Unit, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA 15Department of Medicine, Brigham and Women s Hospital, Harvard Medical School, Boston, MA 16Departments of Surgery and Physiology and Biomedical Engineering, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, All India Institute of Medical Sciences
    Menopause . 2016
    ..The objective of the present study was to compare the efficacy of two forms of menopausal hormone therapy in alleviating vasomotor symptoms, insomnia, and irritability in early postmenopausal women during 4 years...
  11. pmc Effects of hormone therapy on brain structure: A randomized controlled trial
    Kejal Kantarci
    From the Departments of Radiology K K, S M Z, J L G, P V, M L S, C R J, Health Sciences Research N T, T G L, K R B, W A R, Internal Medicine L T S, Neurology W A R, and Surgery and Physiology and Biomedical Engineering V M M, Mayo Clinic, Rochester, MN Department of Medicine C E G, S A, School of Medicine and Public Health, University of Wisconsin and Geriatric Research, Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial, Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI Department of Neurology W W, Emory University, Atlanta, GA and Department of Biostatistics and Medical Informatics N M D, University of Wisconsin, Madison
    Neurology 87:887-96. 2016
    ..To investigate the effects of hormone therapy on brain structure in a randomized, double-blinded, placebo-controlled trial in recently postmenopausal women...
  12. pmc Cerebral blood flow is diminished in asymptomatic middle-aged adults with maternal history of Alzheimer's disease
    Ozioma C Okonkwo
    Geriatric Research Education and Clinical Center, William S Middleton Memorial Veterans Hospital, Madison, WI, USA
    Cereb Cortex 24:978-88. 2014
    ....
  13. ncbi request reprint Lower blood pressure correlates with poorer performance on visuospatial attention tasks in younger individuals
    Whitney Wharton
    Department of Psychology, The George Washington University, 2125 G Street, Washington, DC 20005, United States
    Biol Psychol 73:227-34. 2006
    ..We discuss possible explanations for this positive relationship, such as structural neural mechanisms, and how they apply to the overall blood pressure-cognition relationship...