Publications by Year

2014

Cahana-Amitay, D., & Albert, M. L. (2014). Brain and language: evidence for neural multifunctionality. Behavioural Neurology. Cahana-Amitay and Albert 2014

Cahana-Amitay, D., Oveis, A,, Ojo, E., Sayers, J., Spiro, A. III, Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (in press). Association of Homocysteine and C-reactive protein with language changes in the aging brain. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society.

Cahana-Amitay, D., Albert, M.L., & Oveis, A. (2014). Psycholinguistics of aphasia pharmacotherapy: Asking the right questions. Aphasiology, 28(2): 133-154.

Cahana-Amitay, D., Lee, L.O., Oveis, A.C., Ojo, E.A., Spiro, A., Obler, L.K., and Albert, M.L. (2014). Pulmonary function affects language performance in aging. Front. Psychol. Conference Abstract: Academy of Aphasia — 52nd Annual Meeting

2013

Cahana-Amitay, D., Albert, M.L., Ojo, E.A., Sayers, J., Goral, M., Obler, L.K., Spiro, A. 3rd ( 2013). Effects of hypertension and diabetes on sentence comprehension in aging. Journals of Gerontology, Series B: Psychological Sciences and Social Sciences, 68(4), 513–521, doi:10.1093/geronb/gbs085 Cahana-Amitay et al 2013

Cahana-Amitay, D., Oveis, A. & Sayers, J. (2013). Feeling anxious can affect language performance in chronic aphasia: A case report. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Science, 94, 149 – 150.

Goral, M., Campanelli, L., & Spiro, A. III. (2013). Language dominance and inhibition abilities in bilingual older adults. Bilingualism: Language and Cognition.

Pekkala, S., Wiener, D., Himali, JJ., Beiser, AS., Obler, LK., Liu, Y., McKee, A., Auerbach, S., Seshadri, S., Wold, PA., Au, R. (2013). Lexical Retrieval in Discourse: An Early Indicator of Alzheimer’s Dementia. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics. Pekkala et al. (2013)

Piccinin, A.M., Muniz, G., Deary, I., Deeg, D., Johansson, B., Mackinnon, A., Reynolds, C., Spiro, A. III, Starr, J.M., Thorvaldsson, V., & Hofer, S.M. (2013). Coordinated analysis of age, sex and education effects on change in MMSE scores. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 68(3), 374-390.

Tanaka, Y., Albert, M.L., Cahana-Amitay, D., Midori, H. Fujita, K. Miyazaki, M., Kato, Y. Tanaka, M. (2013). Combined therapy with propranolol and bromocriptine for treatment of aphasia. Procedia – Social and Behavioral Sciences, 94, 251-252.

2012

Anema, I., & Obler, L.K., (2012). Hyphens for disambiguating phrases: effectiveness for younger and older adults. Reading and Writing, 25(9), 2091-2106.

Cahana-Amitay, D., Fitzpatrick, P., Steingeiser, M., Oveis, A., Sayers, J., & Ojo, E.A. (2012). High emotions, good discourse? Comparing “stroke stories” and “stroke expository opinions” in people with chronic aphasia. Procedia Social and Behavioral Science, 61, 238 – 239.

Fitzpatrick, P.M., Obler, L. K., Spiro, A. III, & Connor, L.T. (2012). Longitudinal study of recovery from aphasia: The case of lexical retrieval. In M. Faust (Ed.), Handbook of the neuropsychology of language (Vol. 2, pp. 700-719). New York: Wiley-Blackwell.

Hackney, M.E., Backscheider Burridge, A., Hawley, K.S., Spiro, A. III, & Echt, K.V. (2012). Physical and cognitive function in older men: Is longitudinal study participation related to better functioning? Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 60(2), 396-98.

Jones, J., Gitterman, M., & Obler, L.K. (2012). A case study of a bidialectal (African-American vernacular English/Standard American English) speaker with agrammatism. In M. Gitterman, M. Goral & L.K. Obler (Eds.), Aspects of Multilingual Aphasia. Bristol, UK: Multilingual Matters.

Madrigano, J., Baccarelli, A., Mittleman, M.A., Sparrow, D., Spiro, A. III, Vokonas, P., Cantone, L., Kubzansky, L., & Schwartz, J. (2012). Air pollution and DNA methylation: Interaction by psychological factors in the VA Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 176, 224-232.

Neumann-Werth, Y., Levy, E.S., & Obler, L.K. (2012) Hemispheric processing of vocal emblem sounds. Neurocase, 19(3), 268-281.

Sebastian, D., Dalvi, U., & Obler, L. K., (2012). Language deficits, recovery patterns, and effective intervention in a multilingual 16 years post-TBI. In M. Gitterman, M. Goral, & L.K. Obler (Eds.), Aspects of Multilingual Aphasia. Bristol, UK: Multilingual Matters.

Turiano, N.A., Hill, P.L, Roberts, B.W., Spiro, A. III, & Mroczek, D.K. (2012).Smoking mediates the effect of conscientiousness on mortality: The Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Journal of Research in Personality, 46(6), 719-24.

2011

Abuom, T., Bastiaanse, R., & Obler, L.K. (2011). Using Swahili and English to test explanations of agrammatism. Aphasiology, 25(5), 559-575.

Cahana-Amitay, D., Albert, M.L., Pyun, S., Westwood, A., Jenkins, T., Wolford, S., & Finley, M. (2011) Language as a stressor in aphasia. Aphasiology 25(5), 593 – 614.

Conner, P.S., Hyun, J., O’Connor, B., Anema, I., Goral, M., Monereau-Merry, M., Rubino, D., Kuckuk, R., & Obler, L.K. (2011). Age-related differences in idiom production in adulthood. Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 25, 899-912.

Goral, M., Clark-Cotton, M., Spiro, A., Obler, L.K., Verkuilen, J., Albert, M.L. (2011). The contribution of set switching and working memory to sentence processing in older adults. Exp Aging Res, 37(5), 516-538. Goral et al. 2011

Goral, M., Rosas, J., Conner, P.C., Maul, K., and Obler, L.K. (2011). Effects of language proficiency and language of the environment on aphasia therapy in a multilingual, Journal of Neurolinguistics, 1-14.

Hermos, J.A., & Spiro, A. (2011). Tripping Over the HIPAA Hurdle. Annals of Internal Medicine, 155(3), 203.

Ikeda, A., Schwartz, J., Peters, J.L., Fang, S., Spiro, A., Sparrow, D., Vokonas, P., & Kubzansky, L.D. (2011). Optimism in relation to inflammation and endothelial dysfunction in older men: The VA Normative Aging Study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 73(8), 664-71.

Kempler, D. & Goral, M. (2011). A comparison of drill- and communication-based treatment for aphasia. Aphasiology, 25, 1327-1346.

Levy, E.S., Goral, M., Castelluccio de Diesbach, C., & Law, F. II. (2011). Stronger accent following a stroke: the case of a trilingual with aphasia. Journal of Clinical Linguistics and Phonetics, 25, 815-820.

Obler, L.K., Albert, M.L., Spiro, III A., Goral, M., Rykhlevskaia, E., Hyun, J.M., Brady, C.B., & Schnyer, D. (2011). Language changes associated with aging. In, Albert ML, Knoefel J. Clinical Neurology of Aging, 3rd edition. New York: Oxford University Press.

Signorelli, T., Haarmann, H., & Obler, L. K. (2011). Working memory in simultaneous interpreters: effects of task and age. In T. Signorelli & K. Sieber (Eds.), special issue of International Journal of Bilingualism, 16(2), 198-212.

Spiro, A., & Brady, C.B. (2011) Integrating health into cognitive aging: toward a preventive cognitive neuroscience of aging. Journals of Gerontology B: Psychological Sciences, 66 Suppl 1:i17-i25.

Rahilly-Tierney, C.R., Spiro, A., Vokonas, P., & Gaziano, J.M. (2011). Relation between high-density lipoprotein cholesterol and survival to age 85 years in men (from the VA Normative Aging Study). The American Journal of Cardiology, 107(8), 1173-1177.

Weuve, J., Glymour, M.M., Hu, H., Sparrow, D., Spiro, A., Vokonas, P.S., & Litonjua, A.A. (2011). Forced expiratory volume in 1 second and cognitive aging in men. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 59(7), 1283-1292.

2010

Albert, M.L. and Knoefel, J. (2010). Clinical Neurology of Aging. Third Edition, Oxford University Press, New York, 2010

Albert, M.L., Berger J. (2010) Cognitive Neuroscience of Delusions. Japanese Journal of Cognitive Neuroscience 11, 268-281.

Echt, K.V., Smith, S.L., Backscheider-Burridge, A., & Spiro, A. III. (2010). Longitudinal changes in hearing sensitivity among men: The Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Journal of the Acoustical Society of America, 128(4), 1992-2002

Goral, M., Levy, E., & Kastl, R. (2010). Cross-language treatment effect in trilingual aphasia. AphasiologyGoral Levy Kastl. 2010

Obler, L.K., Rykhlevskaia, E., Schnyer, D., Clark-Cotton, M., Spiro, A., Hyun, J., Kim, D., Goral, M., & Albert, M. (2010). Bilateral brain regions associated with naming in older adults. Brain and Language 113(3). 113-123 Obler et al 2010

Peters J.L., Weisskopf, M.G., Spiro, A., Schwartz, J., Sparrow, D., Nie, H., Hu, H., Wright, R.O., & Wright, R.J. (2010). Interaction of stress, lead burden, and age on cognition in older men: the VA Normative Aging Study. Environmental Health Perspectives, 118(4), 505-510.

Neumann, Y., Obler, L.K., Gomes, H., and Shafer, V. (2010) Phonological encoding in healthy aging: Electrophysiological evidence. In C. Cairns and E. Raimy, Eds. Handbook of the Syllable, Leiden: Brill, 255-272.

Park, S.K., Elmarsafawy, S., Mukherjee, B., Spiro, A., Vokonas, P.S., Nie, H., Weisskopf, M.G., Schwartz, J., & Hu, H. (2010). Cumulative lead exposure and age-related hearing loss: the VA Normative Aging Study. Hearing Research, 269(1-2), 48-55.

Siegler, I.C., Hooker, K., Bosworth, H.B, Elias, M.F. & Spiro, A. III. (2010). Adult development, aging, and gerontology. In J. Suls, K. W. Davidson, & R. M. Kaplan (Eds.), Handbook of health psychology (pp. 147-62). New York: Guilford Press.

Selim, A.J., Berlowitz, D., Kazis, L.E., Rogers, W., Wright, S.M., Qian, S.X., Rothendler, J.A., Spiro, A., Miller, D., Selim, B.J., & Fincke, B.G. (2010). Comparison of health outcomes for male seniors in the Veterans Health Administration and Medicare Advantage plans. Health Services Research, 45(2), 376-396.

2009

Albert, M.L., Spiro, A. III, Sayers, K., Cohen, J., Brady, C., Goral, M., Obler, L.K. (2009). Effects of health status on word finding in aging. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 57, 2300-2305. Albert_Effects of health status on Word finding in aging 2009

Albert ML. (2009). Understanding language. Japanese Journal of Neuropsychology, 25, 252-263.

Goral, M., & Kempler, D. (2009). Training verb production in communicative context: Evidence from a person with chronic non-fluent aphasia. AphasiologyGoral and Kempler 2009

Goral, M., & West, J. Speech-language pathology. (2009). In P. Hogan (Ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of the language sciences. Goral, West. 2009

Hyun, J.-M., Ijalba, E., Signorelli, T., Conner, P., & Obler, L.K. (2009). Frontal lobes. In P. Hogan (Ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of language science. Hyun et al. 2009.

Neumann, Y., Datta, H., & Obler, L.K. (2009). Parietal Lobe. In P. Hogan (Ed.) The Cambridge encyclopedia of language science. Neumann, Datta, Obler. 2009

Neumann, Y., Obler, L.K., Gomes, H. & Shafer, V. (2009). Phonological vs sensory contributions to age effects in naming: An electrophysiological study. Aphasiology, 23(7), 1028-1039. Neumann_et_al_2009

O’Connor, B., Anema, I., Rubino, D., & Obler, L.K. (2009). Wernicke’s area. In P. Hogan (Ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of language science.   O’Connor, Anema, Rubino, Olber. 2009.

Obler, L.K. (2009). Language in the brain. In P. Hogan (Ed.), The Cambridge encyclopedia of language science. Obler. 2009. Brain and Language. Cambridge Encyclopedia

Park, S.K., O’Neill, M.S., Vokonas, P.S., Sparrow, D., Spiro, A. III, Tucker, K.L., Suh, H., Hu, H., & Schwartz, J. (2009) Traffic-related particles are associated with elevated homocysteine: The VA Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Respiratory and Critical Care Medicine.

Pekkala, S., Goral, M., Hyun, J.-M., Obler, L.K., Erkinjuntti, T., & Albert, M.L. (2009). Semantic verbal fluency in two contrasting languages. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics Pekkala, Goral, Hyun, Obler, Erkinjuntti, Albert. 2009.

Van de Rest, O., Spiro, A. III, Krall-Kaye, E., Geleijnse, J.M., de Groot, L., & Tucker, K. L. (2009). Intakes of (N-3) fatty acid and fatty fish are not associated with cognitive performance and 6- year cognitive change in men participating in the Veterans Affairs Normative Aging Study. Journal of Nutrition, 139(12), 2329-36.

2008

Goral, M., Libben, G., Obler, L.K., Jarema, G., & Ohayon, K. (2008). Lexical attrition in younger and older bilingual adults. Clinical Linguistics & Phonetics, 22(7), 509-522. Goral, Libben, Obler, et al. (2008)

Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (2008). Two’s company, three’s a crowd? Recent advances in psycholinguistic and neurolinguistic study of multilingual speakers. In A. Stavans & I. Kupferberg (Eds.), Studies in language and language education: Essays in honor of Elite Olshtain (pp. 125-146). Jerusalem: The Hebrew University Magnes Press. Goral_Obler_2008

Kempler, D., & Goral, M. (2008). Language and dementia: Neuropsychological aspects. Annual Review of Applied LinguisticsKempler, Goral 2008

Kressin, N.R., Jones, J.A., Orner, M.B., & Spiro, A, III (2008). A new brief measure of oral quality of life. Preventing Chronic Disease, 5(2). Kressin_Jones_Orner_et_al_2008

Miller, D.R., Rogers, W.H., Kazis, L.E., Spiro, A. III, Ren, X.S., & Haffer, S.C. (2008). Patient’s self-report of diseases in the Medicare Health Outcomes Survey based on comparisons with linked survey and medical data from the Veterans Health Administration. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 31, 161-177. Miller_Rogers_Kazis_et_al_2008

Neupert, S.D., Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III (2008). Neuroticism moderates the daily relation between stressors and memory failures. Psychology and Aging, 23, 287-296. Neupert_Mroczek_Spiro_2008

Obler, L.K., & Pekkala, S. (2008). Language and communication in aging. In B. Stemmer & H. Whitaker (Eds.), Handbook of neurolinguistics (2 ed., pp. 351-358). Oxford: Elsevier Press. Obler, Pekkala 2008

Pekkala, S., Albert, M.L., Spiro, A. III, & Erkinjuntti, T. (2008). Perseveration in Alzheimer’s disease. Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders, 25(2), 109-114. Pekkala_Albert_Spiro_et_al_2008

Rajan, P., Kelsey, K.T., Schwartz, J.D., Bellinger, D.C., Weuve, J., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Smith, T.J., Aro, A., & Hu, H. (2008). Interaction of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism and lead exposure on cognitive function: The VA Normative Aging Study. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 50, 1053-1061. Rajan, Kelsey et al 2008

Shen, B.J., Avivi, Y.E., Todaro, J.F., Spiro, A. III, Laurenceau, J.P., Ward, K.D., & Niaura, R. (2008). Anxiety characteristics independently and prospectively predict myocardial infarction in men: The unique contribution of anxiety among psychological factors. Journal of the American College Cardiology, 51(2), 113-119. Shen_Avivi_Todaro_et_al_2008

Shen, B.J., Countryman, A.J., Spiro, A. III, & Niaura, R. (2008). The prospective contribution of hostility characteristics to fasting glucose: The moderating role of marital status. Diabetes Care, 31, 1293-1298. Shen_Countryman_Spiro_et_al_2008

Spiro, A. III, & Brady, C.B. (2008). Integrating health into cognitive aging research and theory: Quo vadis? In S.M. Hofer & D.F. Alwin (Eds.), The handbook of cognitive aging: Interdisciplinary perspectives (pp. 260-283). Newbury, CA: Sage Publications.  Spiro_Brady_2008

2007

Aldwin, C.M., Park, C.L., & Spiro, A. III. (2007) Health psychology and aging: Moving to the next generation of research. In C.M. Aldwin, C.L. Park, & A. Spiro III (Eds.), Handbook of health psychology and aging (pp.413-424). New York: Guilford Press. Aldwin, Park, Spiro 2007

Clark-Cotton, M.R., Williams, R.K., Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (2007). Language and communication in aging. In J.E. Birren (Ed.), Encyclopedia of gerontology: Age, aging, and the aged (2 ed., pp. 1-8). London: Elsevier. Clark-Cotton et al 2007.

Eisen, S.V., Ranganathan, G., Seal, P., & Spiro, A. III. (2007). Measuring clinically meaningful change following mental health treatment. Journal of Behavioral Health Services and Research, 34(3) 272-289. Eisen_Ranganathan_Seal_et_al_2007

Goral, M., Clark-Cotton, M.R., & Albert, M.L. (2007). Language disorders: General. In J.E. Birren (Ed.), Encyclopedia of gerontology: Age, aging, and the aged (2 ed., pp.16-22). London: Elsevier.  Goral, Clark-Cotton, Albert. 2007

Goral, M., Spiro, A. III, Albert, M.L., Obler, L.K., & Connor, L.T. (2007). Change in lexical skills in adulthood: Not a uniform decline. Mental Lexicon, 2, 215-238. Goral et al 2007

King, L.A., King, D.W., Vickers, K., Davison, E., & Sprio, A. III. (2007). Assessing late-onset stress symptomatology among aging male combat veterans. Aging and Mental Health, 11, 175-191. King_King_Vickers_et_al_2007

Kubzansky, L.D., Koenen, K.C., Spiro, A. III, Vokonas, P.S., & Sparrow, D. (2007) Prospective study of posttraumatic stress disorder symptoms and coronary heart disease in the Normative Aging Study. Archives of General Psychiatry, 64(1), 109-116.  Kubzansky_Koenen_Spiro_et_al_2007

Mroczek, D.K., & Sprio, A. III. (2007). Personality change influences mortality in older men. Psychological Science, 18(5), 371-375. Mroczek & Spiro (2007)

Obler, L.K., & Goral, M. (2007). Bilingual Lexica. In G. Jarema & G. Libben (Eds.), The mental lexicon: Core perspectives (pp. 185-205). Oxford: Elsevier Press. Obler, Goral. 2007.

Obler, L.K., Hyun, J.-M., Conner, P., O’Connor, B., & Anema, I. (2007). Brain organization of language in bilinguals. In A. Ardila & E. Ramos (Eds.), Speech and language disorders in bilinguals (pp. 21-46). New York: Nova Science International. Obler_Hyun_Conner_et_al_2007

Peters, J.L., Kubzansky, L., McNeely, E., Schwartz, J., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Wright, R.O., Nie, H., & Hu, H. (2007). Stress as a potential modifier of the impact of lead levels on blood pressure: The normative aging study. Environmental Health Perspectives, 115 (8), 1154-1159. Peters_Kubzansky_McNeely_et_al_2007

Rajan, P., Kelsey, K.T., Schwartz, J.D., Bellinger, D.C., Weuve, J., Sparrow, D., Spiro, A. III, Smith, T.J., Nie, H., Hu, H., & Wright, R.O. (2007). Lead burden and psychiatric symptoms and the modifying influence of the delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism: The VA Normative Aging Study. American Journal or Epidemiology, 166(12), 1400-1408. PMCID: PMC17823382 Rajan_Kelsey_Schwartz_2007

Selim, A.J., Kazis, L.E., Rogers, W.H., Qian, S., Rothendler, J.A., Spiro, A. III, Ren, X.S., Miller, D.R., Selim, B.J., & Fincke, B.G. (2007). Change in health status and mortality as indicators of outcomes: Comparison between the Medicare Advantage Program and the Veterans Health Administration. Quality of Life Research, 16, 1179-1191. Selim_Kazis_Rogers_et_al_2007

Spiro, A. III. (2007). The relevance of a lifespan developmental approach to health. In C.M. Aldwin, C.L. Park, & A. Spiro III (Eds.). Handbook of Health Psychology and Aging (pp. 75-93). New York: Guilford Press.  Spiro_2007

Spiro, A. III, & Vokonas, P.S. (2007). The VA Normative Aging Study. In K. Markides (Ed.), Encyclopedia of health and aging. Thousand Oaks: SAGE Publications. Spiro III, Vokonas. 2007

Tanaka, Y., Albert, M.L., & Miyazki, M. (2007). Pseudohysterical hemiparesis. Journal of Nervous and Mental Diseases, 195(10), 874-876. Tanaka_Albert_2007

Tanaka, Y., Albert, M.L., Fujita, K., Nonaka, C., & Oka, T. (2007). Beta blocker improves language output in aphasia. Neurological Medicine (Japan), 67, 277-281. Tanaka et al 2007

Wang, F.T., Hu, H., Schwartz, J., Weave, J., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Nie, H., Silverman, E.K., Weiss, S.T., & Wright, R.O. (2007). Modifying effects of the HFE polymorphisms on the association between lead burden and cognitie decline. Evniromnmental Health Perspectives, 115(8), 1210-1215. Wang_Hu_Schwartz_et_al_2007

Weisskopf, M.G., Proctor, S.P., Wright, R.O., Schwartz, J., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Nie, H., & Hu, H. (2007). Cumulative lead exposure and cognitive performance among elderly men. Epidemiology, 18(1), 59-66. Weisskopf_Proctor_Wright_2007

Aldwin, C.M., Spiro, A. III, & Park, C.L. (2006). Health, behavior, and optimal aging: A life span developmental perspective. In J.E. Birren & K.W. Schaie (Eds.), Handbook of the psychology of aging (6th ed., pp. 85-104). New York: Elsevier. Aldwin_Park_Spiro_2007

2006

Blumenthal, P., Bradley, P., Britt, T., Cohen, J.A., Maxfield, N., McCubbin, J., Michael, E., Moore, P., Obler, L.K., & Walsten, T. (2006). Stress effects on bilingual language professionals. International Journal of Bilingualism, 10, 477-495. Blumenthal_Bradley_Britt_et_al_2006

Goral, M., Levy, E., Obler, L.K., & Cohen, E. (2006). Cross-language lexical connections in the mental lexicon: Evidence from a case of trilingual aphasia. Brain and Language, 98, 235-247. Goral, Levy, Obler, et al. (2006)

Griffin, P.W., Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III. (2006). Variability in affective change among aging men: Findings from the VA Normative Aging Study. Journal of Research in Personality, 40, 942-965. Griffin_Mroczek_Spiro_2006

Hankin, C.S., Spiro, A. III, Mansell, D., Miller, D.R. & Kazis, L. (2006). Mental disorders and medical care utilization: The Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 29(1), 51-60. Hankin_Spiro_Mansell_et_al_2006

Holt, A., & Albert, M.L. (2006). Cognitive neuroscience of delusions in aging. Neuropsychiatric Disease and Treatment, 2(2), 181-189. Holt_Albert_2006

Klein, R., McNamara, P., & Albert, M.L. (2006). Introduction: Neuropharmacologic approaches to cognitive rehabilitation. Behavioral Neurology, 17, 1-3. Klein, McNamara, & Albert (2006)

Levy, E.S., Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (2006). Doghouse/ chien-maison/ niche: Compounds in bilinguals. In G. Libben & G. Jarema (Eds.), The Representation and processing of compound words. (pp.125-144). Oxford: Oxford University Press. Levy, Goral, Obler. 2006.

Mroczek, D.K., Spiro, A. III, Griffin, P.W., & Neupert, S. (2006). Social influences on adult personality, self-regulation, and health. In L. Carstensen & K.W. Schaie (Eds.), Social structure, aging and self-regulation. New York: Springer Publishing.  Mroczek_Spiro_Griffin_et_al_2006

Neupert, S.D., Almeida, D.M., Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III. (2006). Daily stressors and memory failures in a naturalistic setting: Findings from the VA Normative Aging Study. Psychology and Aging, 21(2), 424-429. Neupert_Almeida_Mroczek_et_al_2006

Neupert, S.D., Almeida, D.M., Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III. (2006). The effects of the Columbia shuttle disaster on the daily lives of older adults: Findings from the VA Normative Aging Study. Aging and Mental Health, 10(3), 272-281. Neupert, Almeida, Mroczek, et al. (2006)

Spiro, A. III, Hankin, C.S., Mansell, D., & Kazis, L. (2006). Post-traumatic stress disorder and health status: The Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 29(1), 71-86. Spiro_Hankin_Mansell_et_al_2006

Spiro, A. III, & Vokonas, P.S. (2006). The Normative Aging Study. In R. Schulz (Ed.), Encyclopedia of aging (4th ed., pp. 888-889). New York: Springer Publishing.

Weuve, J., Kelsey, K.T., Schwartz, J., Bellinger, D., Rajan, P., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Aro, A., Hu, H. (2006) Delta-aminolevulinic acid dehydratase (ALAD) polymorphism and the relation between low-level lead exposure and the Mini-Mental Status Exam: The VA Normative Aging Study. Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 63, 746-753. Weuve_Kelsey_Schwartz_et_al_2006

Yancura, L.A., Aldwin, C.M., & Spiro, A. III. (2006). Coping, affect, and the metabolic syndrome in older men: How does coping get under the skin? Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 61, 295-303.  Yancura_Aldwin_Spiro_2006

Zhang, J., Niaura, R., Dyer, J.R., Shen, Todaro, J.F., McCaffery, J.M., Spiro, A. III, & Ward, K.D. (2006) Hostility and unrinary norepinephrine interact to predict insulin resistance: The VA Normative Aging Study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 68, 718-726. Zhang Niaura Dyer 2006

2005

Albert, M.L. (2005). Subcortical dementia. Neurocase, 11(4), 243-245. Albert_2005

Brady, C.B., Spiro, A. III, & Gaziano, J.M. (2005). Effects of age and hypertension status on cognition: The VA Normative Aging Study. Neuropsychology, 19(6), 770-777. Brady_Spiro_2005

Clark, J., Spiro, A. III, Miller, D.R., Fincke, B. G., Skinner, K.M., & Kazis, L. E. (2005). Constructing patient-based measures of illness severity in the Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 28(3), 274-85 Clark_Spiro_Miller_et_al_2005

Fincke, B.G., Clark, J., Linzer, M., Spiro, A. III, Miller, D., Lee, A., & Kazis, L. (2005). Assessment of long-term complications due to diabetes using patient self-report: The diabetes complications index. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 28(3), 262-273.  Fincke et al 2005

McNamara, P., Benson, E., McGeeney, B., Brown, A., & Albert, M.L. (2005). Modes of remembering in patients with chronic pain: Relation to current pain. Journal of Nervous and Mental Diseases, 193(1), 53-57.  McNamara, Benson, McGeeney, Brown, Albert. 2005

Miller, D., Clark, J.A., Rogers, W. H., Clark, J., Skinner, K., Spiro, A. III, Lee, A., & Kazis, L. (2005). The influence of place of administration on health-related quality of life assessments: Findings from the Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 28(2), 111-124. Miller_Clark_Rogers_et_al_2005

Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III. (2005). Change in life satisfaction during adulthood: Findings from the VA Normative Aging Study. Journal of Personality and Social Psychology, 88, 189-202. Mroczek_Spiro_2005

Shah, A., Schmidt, B.T., Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (2005). Age effects in processing bilinguals’ accented speech. In J. Cohen, K. McAlister, K. Rolstad, & J. MacSwan (Eds.), ISB4: Proceedings of the 4th international symposium on bilingualism (pp. 2115-2121). Somerville: Cascadilla Press. Shah_Schmidt_Goral_et_al_2005

Todaro, J.F., Con, A., Niaura, R., Spiro, A. III, Ward, K.D., & Roytberg, A. (2005). Combined effects of the metabolic syndrome and hostility on the incidence of CHD (The Normative Aging Study). American Journal of Cardiology, 96, 221-226. Todaro_Con_Niaura_et_al_2005

Tucker, K.L., Qiao, N., Scott, T., Rosenberg, I., & Spiro, A. III. (2005). High homocysteine and low B vitamins predict cognitive decline in aging men: The VA Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Clinical Nutrition, 82, 627-635. Tucker_Qiao_Scott_et_al_2005

Zhang, J., Niaura, R. Todaro, J.F., McCaffery, J.M., Shen, B.J., Spiro, A. III, Ward, K.D. (2005). Suppressed hostility predicted hypertension incidence among middle-aged men: The Normative Aging Study. Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 23, 443-454.  Zhang_Niaura_Todaro_et_al_2005

2004

Connor, L.T., Spiro, A., Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (2004). Change in object naming during adulthood. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 2004, 59(5), 203-209. Connor_Spiro_Obler_et_al_2004

Dubois, B. & Albert, M.L. (2004). Mild cognitive impairment and prodromal Alzheimer’s disease. Lancet Neurology, 3, 246-248.  Dubois_Albert_2004

Frayne, S. M., Seaver, M. R., Loveland, S., Christiansen, C. L., Spiro, A. III, Parker, V., & Skinner, K. M. (2004). Burden of medical illness in women with depression and post-traumatic stress disorder. Archives of Internal Medicine, 164, 1306-1312. Frayne, Seaver, Loveland. (2004).0001

Gil, M. and Goral, M. (2004). Non-parallel recovery in bilingual aphasia: Effects of language choice, language proficiency, and treatment. International Journal of Bilingualism, 8(2), 191-219. Gil, Goral. (2004).0001

Goral, M. (2004). First-language decline in healthy aging: Implications for attrition in bilingualism. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 17(1), 31-52. Goral_2004

Ijalba, E., Obler, L.K., & Chengappa, S. (2004). Bilingual Aphasia. In T. Bhatia & W. Ritchie (Eds.), Handbook of bilingualism (pp. 71-89). Malden, MA: Blackwell Publishers Ltd. Ijalba_Obler_Chengappa_2004

Kazis, L. E., Miller, D. R., Clark, J., Skinner, K., Lee, A., Ren, X. S., Spiro, A. III, Rogers, W. H., & Ware, J.E. (2004). Improving the response choices on the Veterans SF-36 (V/SF-36) role functioning scales: Results from the Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 27(3), 263-280. Kazis_Miller_Clark_et_al_2004

Kazis, L.E., Miller, D.R., Skinner, K.M., Lee, A., Ren, X.S., Clark, J.A., Rogers, W.H., Spiro, A. III, Selim, J., Linzer, M., Payne, S., Mansell, D., & Fincke, B. G. (2004). Patient reported measures of health: The Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 27(1), 70-83. Kazis_Miller_Skinner_et_al_2004

Klein, R. & Albert, M.L. (2004). Can drug therapies improve language functions of individuals with aphasia? A review of the evidence. Seminars in Speech and Language, 25, 193-204. Klein_Albert_2004

McArdle, J.J., Hamagami, F., Jones, K., Jolesz, F., Sandor, T., Kikinis, R., Spiro, A. III, & Albert, M.S. (2004). Structural modeling of dynamic changes in memory and brain structure using longitudinal data from the Normative Aging Study. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 59B, 294-304. McArdle, Hamgami, Jones (2004)

McNamara, P.J. & Albert, M.L. (2004). The pharmacological basis of perseveration. Seminars in Speech and Language, 25, 309-321. McNamara_Albert_2004

Naeser, M.A., Martin, P.I., Baker, E.H., Hodge, S.M., Sczerzenie, S.E., Nicholas, M., Palumbo, C.L., Goodglass, H., & Wingfield, A. (2004). Overt propositional speech in chronic nonfluent aphasia studied with the dynamic susceptibility contrast fMRI method. NeuroImage, 22(1), 29-41. Naeser_Martin_Baker_et_al_2004

Rogers, W., Kazis, L., Miller, D., Skinner, K., Clark, J., Spiro, A. III, & Fincke, G. (2004). Comparing the health status of VA and non-VA ambulatory patients: The Veterans Health and Medical Outcomes Studies. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 27(3), 249-262. Rogers_Kazis_Miller_et_al_2004

Selim, A.J., Berlowitz, D.R., Fincke, G., Cong, Z., Rogers, W.H., Haffer, S.C., Ren, X.S., Lee, A.F., Qian, S.X., Miller, D.R., Spiro, A. III, & Kazis, L.E. (2004). The health status of elderly veteran enrollees in the Veterans Health Administration. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society, 52(8), 1271-1276. Selim_Berlowitz_Fincke_et_al_2004

Skinner, K., Miller, D.R., Spiro, A. III, & Kazis, L.E. (2004). Measurement strategies designed and tested in the Veterans Health Study. Journal of Ambulatory Care Management, 27(2), 180-189. Skinner_Miller_Spiro_et_al_2004

Weisskopf, M.G., Wright, R.O., Schwartz, J., Spiro, A. III, Sparrow, D., Aro, A., & Hu, H. (2004). Cumulative lead exposure and change in cognition among elderly men: The VA Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Epidemiology, 160, 1184-1193. Weisskopf_Wright_Schwartz_et_al_2004

2003

Charbonneau, A., Rosen, A. K., Ash, A. S., Owen, R. R., Kader, B., Spiro, A. III, Hankin, C., Herz, L., Pugh, M. J., Kazis, L. E., Miller, D. R., & Berlowitz, D. (2003). Measuring the quality of depression care in a large integrated health system. Medical Care, 41, 669-680. Charbonneau_et_al_2003

Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (2003). Root-Morpheme Processing During Word Recognition in Hebrew Speakers Across the Adult Lifespan. In J. Shimron (Ed.) Root Morphology (pp. 223-242). Amsterdam, The Netherlands: John Benjamins Publishing Company. Goral Obler 2003

Jones, J.A., Orner, M.B., Spiro, A. III, & Kressin, N.R. (2003). Tooth loss and dentures: Patients’ perspectives. International Dental Journal, 53 (5,Supplement), 327-334. Jones_Orner_Spiro_et_al_2003

Kressin, N. R., Boehmer, U., Nunn, M., & Spiro, A. III. (2003). Increased preventive practices lead to greater tooth retention. Journal of Dental Research, 82(3), 223-227. Kressin_Boehmer_Nunn_et_al_2003

McNamara, P.J. & Albert, M.L. (2003). Pharmacotherapy of cognition. In K. Heilman & B. Valenstein, (Eds.), Clinical Neuropsychology (4 ed., pp. 640-656). New York: Oxford University Press. McNamara, Albert 2003.

Mroczek, D., & Spiro, A. (2003). Modeling intraindividual change in personality traits: Findings from the Normative Aging Study. Journal of Gerontology, 58B, 153-165. Mroczek & Spiro. (2003)

Mroczek, D.K., & Spiro, A. III. (2003). Personality structure and process, variance between and within: Integration via a developmental framework (Commentary). Journals of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 58B, P305-P306. Mroczek_Spiro_2003

Mroczek, D.K., Spiro, A. III, & Almeida, D. M. (2003). Between- and within-person variation in affect and personality over days and years: How basic and applied approaches can inform one another. Ageing International, 28(3), 260-278.  Mroczek_Spiro_Almeida_2003

Niaura, R.S., Stroud, L.R., Todaro, J., Ward, K.D., Spiro, A. III, Aldwin, C.M., Landsberg, L., & Weiss, S.T. (2003). Associations between repression, general maladjustment, body weight, and body shape in older males: The Normative Aging Study. International Journal of Behavioral Medicine, 10, 221-238. Niaura_Stroud_Todaro_et_al_2003

Rhodes, D., Spiro, A. III, Aro, A., & Hu, H. (2003). Relationship of bone and blood lead levels to mental health symptoms: The Normative Aging Study. Journal of Occupational and Environmental Medicine, 45(11), 1144-1151. Rhodes_Spiro_Aro_et_al_2003

Shen, B.J., Todaro, J.T., Niaura, R., McCaffery, J., Zhang, J., Spiro, A. III, & Ward, K.D. (2003). Are metabolic risk factors one unified syndrome? Modeling the structure of the metabolic syndrome X. American Journal of Epidemiology, 157, 701-711. Shen_Todaro_Niaura_et_al_2003

Todaro, J.F., Shen, B-J., Niaura, R., Spiro, A. III, & Ward, K.D. (2003). A prospective study of negative emotions and CHD incidence: The Normative Aging Study. American Journal of Cardiology, 92, 901-906. Todaro_Shen_Niaura_2003

Wright, R.O., Tsaih, S.W., Schwartz, J., Spiro, A. III, McDonald, K., Weiss, S.T., & Hu, H. (2003). Independent and modifying effects of lead exposure biomarkers on Mini-mental Status Exam scores in older men. Epidemiology, 14, 713-718. Wright_Tsaih_Schwartz_et_al_2003

2002

Connor, L.T. & Obler, L.K. (2002). Anomia. Encyclopedia of the Human Brain. Elsevier Sciences. Connor, Obler 2002

Devine, S.A., Kirkley, S.M., Palumbo, C.L., & White, R.F. (2002). MRI and neuropsychological correlates of carbon monoxide exposure: A case report. Environmental Health Perspectives, 110(10), 1051-1055. Devine_Kirkley_Palumbo_et_al_2002

Eng, N. & Obler, L.K. (2002). Acquired dyslexia in a biscriptal reader following traumatic brain injury: A second case. Topics in Language Disorders, 22(5), 5-19. Eng_Obler_2002

Goral, M., Levy, E. S. , & Obler, L. K. (2002). Neurolinguistic aspects of bilingualism. International Journal of Bilingualism ,6(4), 351-380. Goral_Levy_Obler_2002

MacKay, A.J., Connor, L.T., Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (2002). Noun and verb retrieval in healthy aging. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society 8, 764-770. MacKay_Connor_Obler_et_al_2002

Niaura, R., Todaro, J. F., Stroud, L., Spiro, A. III, Ward, K., & Weiss, S. (2002). Hostility, the metabolic syndrome, and incident coronary heart disease. Health Psychology, 21(6), 588-593. Niaura_Todaro_et_al_2002

Schnurr, P. P., Spiro, A. III, Vielhauer, M. J., Findler, M., & Hamblen, J.L. (2002). Trauma in the lives of older men: Findings from the Normative Aging Study. Journal of Clinical Geropsychology, 8(3), 175-187. Schnurr_Spiro_Vielhauer_et_al_2002

Silver, M. H., Newell, K, Brady, C, Hedley-White, E T, & Perls, T T (2002). Distinguishing between neurodegenerative disease and disease-free aging: Correlating neuropsychological examinations and neuropathological studies in centenarians. Psychosomatic Medicine, 64, 493-501. Silver_Newell_Brady_et_al_2002

Smith, T. W. & Spiro, A. III. (2002). Personality, health, and aging: Prolegomenon for the next generation. Journal of Research in Personality, 36, 363-394. Smith_Spiro_2002

2001

Aldwin, C.M., Park, C.L., & Spiro, A. III. (2001) Health psychology and aging: An introduction. In C.M. Aldwin, C.L. Park, & A. Spiro III (Eds.), Handbook of health psychology and aging (pp.3-8). New York: Guilford Press. Aldwin_Spiro_Levenson_et_al_2001

Aldwin, C.M., Spiro, A. III, Levenson, M.R., & Cupertino, A. P. (2001). Longitudinal findings from the Normative Aging Study, III. Personality, health trajectories, and mortality. Psychology and Aging, 16(3), 450-465. Aldwin_Spiro_Levenson_et_al_2001

Brady, C.B., Spiro, A., McGlinchey-Berroth, R., Milberg, W., & Gaziano, J.M. (2001). Stroke risk predicts verbal fluency decline in healthy older men: Evidence from the normative aging study. Journal of Gerontology: Psychological Sciences, 56B, P340-P346. Brady_Spiro_et_al_2001

Connor, L.T. (2001). Memory in old age: Patterns of decline and preservation. Seminars in Speech and Language, 22, 117-125. Connor_2001

Connor, L.T., Obler, L.K., Tocco, M., Fitzpatrick, P., & Albert, M.L. (2001). Effect of socio-economic status on aphasia severity and recovery, Brain and Language, 78, 254-257. Connor et al. 2001.

Goral, M. (2001). Aphasia in Hebrew speakers. Journal of Neurolinguistics, 14(2-4), 297-312. Goral. (2001)

Goral, M., Obler, L. K., Klein, E., & Gitterman, M. (2001). Translation-equivalent priming and second-language proficiency. Selected Proceedings of the 2000 Second Language Research Forum, 124-143. Cascadilla Press.  Goral_Obler_Klein_et_al_2001

Spiro, A. III (2001). Health in midlife: Toward a lifespan view. In M. E. Lachman (Ed.), Handbook of Midlife Development (156-187). New York: Wiley & Sons.  Spiro_2001

Spiro, A. III & Bossé, R. (2001). The Normative Aging Study. In G. Maddox (Ed.), Encyclopedia of Aging (3rd ed.). New York: Springer Press. Spiro III, Bosse. 2001.

2000

Albert, M.L. (2000). Toward a neurochemistry of naming and anomia. In Y. Grodzinsky, L. Shapiro, & D. Swinney (Eds.), Language and the Brain (157-165). San Diego, CA: Academic Press. Albert_2000

Barresi, B., Nicholas, M., Connor, L.T., Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (2000). Semantic degradation and lexical access in age-related naming failures. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 7(3), 169-178. Barresi_2000

Borod, J.C., Pick, L.H., Hall, S., Sliwinski, M., Madigan, N., Obler, L.K., Welkowitz, J., Canino, E., Erhan, H.M., Goral, M., Morrison, C., & Tabert, M. (2000). Relationships among facial, prosodic, and lexical channels of emotional perceptual processing. Cognition and Emotion, 14(2), 193-211. Borod_Pick_Hall_2000

Connor, L.T., Albert, M.L., Helm-Estabrooks, N., & Obler, L.K. (2000). Attentional modulation of language performance. Brain and Language, 71, 52-55. Connor_Albert_Helm-Estabrooks_2000

Connor, L.T., MacKay, A.J., & White, D.A. (2000). Working memory: A foundation for executive abilities and high-order cognitive skills. Seminars in Speech and Language, 21(2), 109-119. Connor_MacKay_White_2000

Diamond, R., White, R.F., Krengel, M., Lindem, K., Feldman, R.G., Palumbo, C., Letz, R., Eisen, E., & Wegman, D. (2000). Validation of the Neurobehavioral Evaluation System (NES) in patients with focal brain damage. In L.T. Connor & L.K. Obler (Eds.), Neurobehavioral of Language and Cognition: Studies of Normal Aging and Brain Damage (359-380). Kluwer Academic Publishers.  Diamond_White_Krengel_et_al_2000

Goral, M., Obler, L.K., & Galletta, E. (2000). Factors underlying comprehension of accented English. In L.T. Connor & L.K. Obler (Eds.), Neurobehavior of language and cognition: Studies of normal aging and brain damage (23-42). Norwell, MA: Kluwer Academic Publishers.  Goral_Obler_Galletta_2000

Helm-Estabrooks, N., Connor, L.T., & Albert, M.L. (2000). Treating attention to improve auditory comprehension in aphasia. Brain and Language, 74, 469-472.  Helm-Estabrooks, et al.  2000

LoCastro, J., Spiro, A. III, Monnelly, E., & Ciraulo, D. (2000). Personality, family history, and alcohol use among older men: The VA Normative Aging Study. Alcoholism: Clinical and Experimental Research, 20, 501-11. LoCastro_Spiro_Monnelly_et_al_2000

Niaura, R., Banks, S.M., Ward, K., Stoney, C.M., Spiro, A. III, Aldwin, C.M.,Landsberg, L., & Weiss, S.T. (2000). Hostility and the metabolic syndrome in older men: The Normative Aging Study. Psychosomatic Medicine, 62, 7-16. Niaura_Banks_Ward_et_al_2000

Schnurr, P.P., Spiro, A. III, & Paris, A.H. (2000). Physician-diagnosed medical disorders in relation to PTSD symptoms: Findings from the Normative Aging Study. Health Psychology, 19, 91-97.  Schnurr_Spiro_Paris_2000

Spiro, A. III, & Bossé, R. (2000). Relations between health-related quality of life and well-being: The gerontologist’s new clothes? International Journal of Aging and Human Development, 50(4), 297-318.  Spiro_Bosse_2000

Spiro, A. III, Butcher, J.N., Levenson, R.M., Aldwin, C.M., & Bossé, R. (2000). Change and stability in personality: A 5-year study of the MMPI-2 in older men. In J. N. Butcher (Ed.), Fundamentals of MMPI-2: Research and application (443-62). Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press. Spiro III, Butcher, Levenson, Aldwin, Bosse. 2000.

Stuss, D.T., Levine, B., Alexander, M.P., Hong, J., Palumbo, C., Hamer, L., Murphy, K.J., & Izukawa, D. (2000). Wisconsin Card Sorting Test performance in patients with focal frontal and posterior brain damage: Effects of lesion location and test structure on separable cognitive processes. Neuropsychologia, 38, 388-402. Stuss_Levine_Alexander_et_al_2000

Tanaka, Y., Albert, M.L., Hara, H., Miyashita, T., & Kotani, N. (2000). Forced hyperphasia and the environmental dependency syndrome. Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery, and Psychiatry, 68, 224-226. Tanaka_Albert_Hara_et_al_2000

1999

Barresi, B., Obler, L.K., Au, R., & Albert, M.L. (1999). Language-related factors influencing naming in adulthood. In H. Hamilton (Ed.), Language and communication in old age and language: Multidisciplinary perspectives. New York: Garland Publishing. Barresi_Obler_Au_1999

Bloom, R.L., Pick, L., Borod, J., Rorie, K., Andelman, F., Obler, L.K., Sliwinski, M., Campbell, A., Tweedy, J., & Welkowitz, J. (1999). Psychometric aspects of verbal pragmatic ratings. Brain and Language, 68, 553-565. Bloom_Pick_et_al_1999

Grunwald, I.S., Borod, J.C., Obler, L.K., Erhan, H.M., Pick, L., Welkowitz, J., Madigan, N., Sliwinski, M., & Whalen, J. (1999). The effects of age and gender on the perception of lexical emotion. Applied Neuropsychology, 6, 226-238. Grunwald_Borod_Obler_et_al_1999

Hankin, C.S., Spiro, A. III, Miller, D.R., Lee, A., & Kazis, L. (1999). Mental disorders and mental health treatment among VA ambulatory care patients: The Veterans Health Study. American Journal of Psychiatry, 156, 1924-1930. Hankin_Spiro_Miller_1999

Levy, E.S., Goral, M., & Obler, L.K. (1999). Neurolinguistic perspectives on mother tongue: Evidence from aphasia and brain imaging. Cahiers Charles V: La Langue Maternelle, 27, 141-157. Levy_Goral_Obler_1999

Obler, L.K., Obermann, L., Samuels, I., & Albert, M.L. (1999). Written input to enhance comprehension in dementia of the Alzheimer’s type. In H. Hamilton (Ed.), Language and Communication in Old age: Multidisciplinary Perspectives. New York: Garland Publishing. Obler_Obermann_Samuels_et_al_1999

Ramsay, C.B., Nicholas, M., Au, R., Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (1999). Verb naming in normal aging. Applied Neuropsychology, 6(2), 57-67. Ramsay_et_al_1999

Schnurr, P.P. & Spiro, A. III. (1999). Combat exposure, PTSD symptoms, and health behaviors as predictors of physical health in older veterans. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 187, 353-359. Schnurr_Spiro_1999

1998

Albert, M.L. (1998). Treatment of aphasia. Archives of Neurology, 55, 1417-1419. Albert, M., Connor, L., & Obler, L. (2000). Brain, language, and environment. Brain and Language, 71, 4-6. Albert_1998

Fincke, B.G., Miller, D., & Spiro, A. III (1998). The Interaction of Patient Perception of Overmedication with Drug Compliance and Side Effects. Journal of General Internal Medicine, 13, 182-185. Fincke, Miller, Spiro III (1998)

Goral, M. (1998) Roots in the Hebrew mental lexicon. Proceedings of the First International Meeting of the Mental Lexicon Research Group , 59-71. Montreal , Canada : CLASNET working papers.

Levenson, M.R., Aldwin, C.M., & Spiro, A. III. (1998). Age, cohort and period effects on alcohol consumption and problem drinking: Findings from the Normative Aging Study. Journal of Studies on Alcohol, 59, 712-722. Levenson_Aldwin_Spiro_1998

Levenson, M.R., Aldwin, C.M., Spiro, A. III, & Friedman, L.J. (1998). Personality and problem drinking in middle-aged and older men: Findings from the Normative Aging Study. In ESL Gomberg & RA Zucker (Eds.), Alcohol problems and aging. Bethesda, MD: US Department of Health and Human Services (NIH), National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. Levenson, Aldwin, Spiro, Friedman 1998

Naeser, M.A., Baker, E.H., Palumbo, C.L., Nicholas, M., Alexander, M.P., Samaraweera, R., Prete, M.N., Hodge, S.M., & Weissman, T. (1998). Lesion site patterns in severe aphasia to predict outcome following treatment wtih a nonverbal, computer-assisted program. Archives of Neurology, 55(11), 1438-1448.

Naeser, M.A., Palumbo, C.L., Prete, M.N., Fitzpatrick, P.M., Mimura, M., Samaraweera, R., & Albert, M.L. (1998). Visible changes in lesion borders on CT scan after five years poststroke, and long-term recovery in aphasia. Brain and Language, 62(1), 1-28.  Naeser_Palumbo_Prete_et_al_1998

Nicholas, M., Connor, L.T., Obler, L.K., & Albert, M.L. (1998). Aging, language, and language disorders. In M.T. Sarno (Ed.), Acquired Aphasia, 3rd Edition. San Diego, CA: Academic Press. Nicholas_Connor_et_al_1998

Payton, M., Riggs, K., Spiro, A. III, Weiss, S.T., & Hu, H. (1998). Effects of low-level lead exposure on cognitive function in aging men. Neurotoxicology and Teratology, 20, 19-27. Payton_Riggs_Spiro_1998

Schnurr, P.P., Spiro, A. III, Aldwin, C.M., & Stukel, T. (1998). Physical symptom trajectories following trauma exposure: Longitudinal findings from the Normative Aging Study. Journal of Nervous and Mental Disease, 186, 522-528. Schnurr_Spiro_Aldwin_et_al_1998

Stuss, D.T., Alexander, M.P., Hamer, L., Palumbo, C., Dempster, R., Binns, M., Levine, B., & Izukawa, D. (1998). The effects of focal anterior and posterior brain lesions on verbal fluency. Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society, 4, 265-278. Stuss Alexander Hamer Palumbo et al 1998

1997

Albert, M.L. (1997). Neuropsychology of normal aging. In Le Viellissement, Laus Medicinae (79-86). Brussels, Belgium: University of Brussels Press (Editions de L’Université de Bruxelles). Albert ML. 1997

Biassou, N., Obler, L.K., Nespoulous, J.L., Dordain, M., & Harris, K. (1997). Dual processing of open- and closed-class words. Brain and Language, 57, 360-373. Biassou_Obler_et_al_1997

Connor, L.T., Dunlosky, J., & Hertzog, C. (1997). Age-related differences in absolute but not relative metamemory accuracy. Psychology and Aging, 12, 50-71. Connor_Dunlosky_Hertzog_1997

Dunlosky, J. & Connor, L.T. (1997). Age differences in the allocation of study time account for age differences in memory performance. Memory and Cognition, 25, 691-700. Dunlosky & Connor (1997)

Earles, J.L., Connor, L.T., Frieske, D., Park, D.C., Smith, A.D., & Zwahr, M. (1997). Age differences in inhibition: Possible causes and consequences. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition, 4, 45-57. Earles et al 1997.

Earles, J.L.K., Connor, L.T., Smith, A.D., & Park, D.C. (1997). Interrelations of age, self-reported health, speed, and memory. Psychology and Aging, 12, 675-683. Earles_Connor_Smith_et_al_1997

Ehrlich, J., Obler, L., & Clark, L. (1997). Ideational and semantic contributions to narrative production in adults with dementia of the Alzheimer’s type. Journal of Communication Disorders, 19, 79-100. Ehrlich_Obler_et_al_1997

Kubzansky, L.D., Kawachi, I., Spiro, A. III, Weiss, S.T., Vokonas, P.S., & Sparrow, D. (1997). Is worrying bad for your heart? A prospective study of worry and coronary heart disease. Circulation, 95, 818-824.

Nicholas, M., Barth, C., Obler, L. K., Au, R., & Albert, M.L. (1997). Naming in normal aging and dementia of the Alzheimer’s type. In H. Goodglass & A. Wingfield (Eds.), Anomia: Neuroanatomical and Cognitive Correlates (166-188). San Diego, CA: Academic Press. Nicholas_Barth_et_al_1997

Spiro, A. III, Schnurr, P.P., & Aldwin, C.M. (1997). A life-span perspective on the effects of military service. Journal of Geriatric Psychiatry, 30, 91-128.  Spiro_Schnurr_Aldwin_1997

Tanaka, Y., Miyazuki, M., Albert, M.L. (1997). Effects of increased cholinergic activity on naming in aphasia. Lancet, 350, 116-117. Tanaka_Miyazaki_Albert_1997

1996

Nicholas, M., Obler, L.K., Au, R., and Albert, M.L. (1996).On the Nature of Naming Errors in Aging and Dementia: A Study of Semantic Relatedness. Brain and Language, 54, 184-195. Nicholas_Obler_Au_et_al_1996

Obler, L.K., and M.L. Albert (1996). Language and Communication in Aging and Dementia. In J. Birren, Ed., Encyclopedia of Gerontology, San Diego, CA: Academic Press, volume 2, 1-6.

1995

Au, R., Albert M.L. and Obler, L.K. (1995). The Relation of Aphasia to Dementia. Aphasiology, 2, 161-173. Reprinted in C. Code and D. Muller, Eds., Forums in Clinical Psychology, London: Whurr Publishers, 161-173. Au_Albert_Obler_1995

1994

Mathews, P., Obler, L.K., and Albert, M. (1994). Wernicke and Alzheimer on the Language Disturbances of Aphasia and Dementia. Brain and Language, 46, 439-462. Mathews_Obler_Albert_1994

1992

Obler, L.K. (1992). Dementia and Language. In W. Bright, Ed., International Encyclopedia of Linguistics, Oxford University Press: NY. Obler. 1992.

1991

Obler LK, Fein D, Nicholas M, & Albert ML. (1991). Auditory comprehension and aging: Decline in syntactic processing. Applied Psycholinguistics, 12, 433–452. Obler, Fein, Nicholas, et al. (1991)

1989

De Santi, S., Obler, L.K., Sabo-Abramson, H., and Goldberger, J. (1989). Discourse Abilities and Deficits in Multilingual Dementia. In Y. Joanette and H. Brownell, Eds., Discourse Abilities in Brain Damage: Theoretical and Empirical Perspectives, NY: Springer-Verlag. DeSanti_Obler_SaboAbramson_et_al_1989

1987

Bowles, N., Obler, L.K., Albert, M.L. (1987).  Naming Errors in Healthy Aging and Dementia of the Alzheimer Type. Cortex, 23, 519-524. Bowles_Obler_Albert_1987

1985

Obler, L.K., Nicholas, Marjorie, Albert, Martin L., Woodward, Steven (1985). On Comprehension Across the Adult Lifespan, Cortex June;21(2): 273-80 On comprehension across the adult lifespan (Obler et al 1985)

1978

Obler, L.K., Albert M.L., Goodglass H., and Benson F. (1978) Aphasia Type and Aging, Brain and Language, Brain and Language 6(pp 318-322) Obler et al 1978