Medical Advisory Council Published Research

Allan I. Levey, MD

Autosomal Recessive Causes Likely in Early-Onset Alzheimer Disease
Elevated Serum Pesticide Levels and Risk for Alzheimer Disease
Environmental Exposures and the Risk for Alzheimer Disease
U1 small nuclear ribonucleoprotein complex and RNA splicing alterations in Alzheimer’s disease

William R. Shankle, MS, MD, FACP

Development and validation of the Memory Performance Index: Reducing measurement error in recall tests
Assessment of cognition in mild cognitive impairment: A comparative study
The Japanese MCI Screen for Early Detection of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders
Improved Mental Screening Can Cut Claim Costs
Hierarchical Bayesian cognitive processing models to analyze clinical trial data
Relating Memory to Functional Performance in Normal Aging to Dementia Using Hierarchical Bayesian Cognitive Processing Models
Comparison of the Memory Performance Index With Standard Neuropsychological Measures of Cognition
Methods to improve the detection of mild cognitive impairment
Modeling Multitrial Free Recall with Unknown Rehearsal Times
Commentary on ‘‘Developing a national strategy to prevent dementia: Leon Thal Symposium 2009.’’ Methodologic considerations for preventing Alzheimer’s disease by 2020
Relating Memory to Functional Performance in Normal Aging to Dementia Using Hierarchical Bayesian Cognitive Processing Models
Detecting Cognitive Impairment in Primary Care: Performance Assessment of Three Screening Instruments

Pierre N. Tariot, MD

The Alzheimer’s puzzle
Brain imaging and fl uid biomarker analysis in young adults at genetic risk for autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease in the presenilin 1 E280A kindred: a case-control study
Chronic Divalproex Sodium to Attenuate Agitation and Clinical Progression of Alzheimer Disease
Effectiveness of Atypical Antipsychotic Drugs in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease
Florbetapir PET analysis of amyloid-β deposition in the presenilin 1 E280A autosomal dominant Alzheimer’s disease kindred: a cross-sectional study
Memantine in Patients with Moderate to Severe Alzheimer's Disease Already Receiving Donepezil
A Thief of Memory Stalks a Colombian Family
Test of Alzheimer’s Drug Gets Large Federal Grant
Testing a Drug That May Stop Alzheimer’s Before It Starts
World Changing Ideas 2012

Information & Resources

Here you will find a sampling of resources related to Alzheimer’s disease.  This is not a comprehensive list of online resources nor is it meant to serve as an endorsement of any of the respective organizations. 

Alzheimer's Disease basics - Mayo Clinic

Alzheimer's Disease Research Center - Mayo Clinic

Alzheimer's Disease - Brain & Spine Institute at University of Tennessee Medical Center

Your Alzheimer's Community -

About Alzheimer's Disease: Alzheimer's Basics - National Institute on Aging

Alzheimer's Reading Room 

Home Safety for People with Alzheimer's Disease

Alzheimer’s Behavior Management

Connecting With Alzheimer's Patients

Assistive technology - devices to help with everyday living

Project Lifesaver 

Family Caregiver Alliance

The National Association of Area Agencies

National Plan to Address Alzheimer’s Disease: 2013 Update

Eldercare Locator

National Adult Day Services Association - Choosing a Center

Health for Seniors

NIH Senior Health

National Center on Elder Abuse

Alzheimer's Tennessee

Alzheimer's Association

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