Selected Publications

  1. Mitchell MB, Miller LS, Woodard JL, Davey A, Martin P, Poon LW, Georgia Centenarian Study. (2013). Norms from the Georgia Centenarian Study: Measures of Verbal Abstract Reasoning, Fluency, Memory, and Motor Function. Aging, Neuropsychology, and Cognition.
  2. Atri A., Molinuevo J.L., Lemming O., Wirth Y., Pulte I., Wilkinson D. (2013). Memantine in patients with Alzheimer's disease receiving donepezil: New analyses of efficacy and safety for combination therapy. Alzheimer's Research and Therapy.
  3. Rountree SD, Atri A, Lopez OL, Doody RS. (2012). Effectiveness of Antidementia Drugs in Delaying Alzheimer Dementia (AD) Progression. Alzheimer's & Dementia.
  4. Mitchell MB, Shaughnessy LW, Shirk SD, Yang FM, Atri A. (2012). Neuropsychological Test Performance and Cognitive Reserve in Healthy Aging and the Alzheimer's Disease Spectrum: A Theoretically Driven Factor Analysis. Journal of International Neuropsychology Society. 1-10.
  5. Lindwall M, Cimino CR, Gibbons LE, Mitchell MB, Benitez A, Brown CL, Kennison RF, Shirk SDAtri A, Robitaille A, Macdonald SW, Zelinski EM, Willis SL, Schaie KW, Johansson B, Praetorius M, Dixon RA, Mungas DM, Hofer SM, Piccinin AM. (2012). Dynamic associations of change in physical activity and change in cognitive function: coordinated analyses of four longitudinal studies. Journal of Aging Research.
  6. Mitchell MB, Cimino CR, Benitez A, Brown CL, Gibbons LE, Kennison RF, Shirk SDAtri A, Robitaille A, Macdonald SW, Lindwall M, Zelinski EM, Willis SL, Schaie KW, Johansson B, Dixon RA, Mungas DM, Hofer SM, Piccinin AM. (2012). Cognitively Stimulating Activities: Effects on Cognition across Four Studies with up to 21 Years of Longitudinal Data. Journal of Aging Research.
  7. Brown CL, Gibbons LE, Kennison RF, Robitaille A, Lindwall M, Mitchell MB, Shirk SDAtri A, Cimino CR, Benitez A, Macdonald SW, Zelinski EM, Willis SL, Schaie KW, Johansson B, Dixon RA, Mungas DM, Hofer SM, Piccinin AM. (2012). Social activity and cognitive functioning over time: a coordinated analysis of four longitudinal studies. Journal of Aging Research.
  8. Park LQ, Gross AL, McLaren DG, Pa J, Johnson JK, Mitchell MB, Manly JJ; for the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2012). Confirmatory factor analysis of the ADNI neuropsychological battery. Brain Imaging and Behavior.
  9. Gross AL, Manly JJ, Pa J, Johnson JK, Park LQ, Mitchell MB, Melrose RJ, Inouye SK, McLaren DG; for the Alzheimer’s Disease Neuroimaging Initiative. (2012). Cortical signatures of cognition and their relationship to Alzheimer's disease. Brain Imaging and Behavior.
  10. Atri A, Rountree SD, Lopez OL, Doody RS. Validity, Significance, Strengths, Limitations, and Evidentiary Value of Real-World Clinical Data for Combination Therapy in Alzheimer's Disease: Comparison of Efficacy and Effectiveness Studies. Neurodegener Dis. 2012.
  11. McLaren DG, Sreenivasan A, Diamond EL, Mitchell MB, Van Dijk KR, DeLuca AN, O’Brien JL, Rentz DM, Sperling RA, Atri A. Tracking cognitive change over 24 weeks with longitudinal fMRI in Alzheimer’s disease.  Neurodegener Dis. 2012.
  12. Shirk SD, Mitchell MB, Shaughnessy LW, Sherman JC, Locascio JJ, Weintraub S, Atri A. A web-based normative calculator for the uniform data set (UDS) neuropsychological test battery. Alzheimers Res Ther. 2011;3(6):32.
  13. Putcha D, O'Keefe K, Laviolette P, O'Brien J, Greve D, Rentz DM, Locascio J, Atri A, Sperling R. Reliability of functional magnetic resonance imaging associative encoding memory paradigms in non-demented elderly adults. Hum Brain Mapp. 2011;32(12):2027-44.
  14. Rosenbloom MH, Atri A. The evaluation of rapidly progressive dementia. Neurologist. 2011;17 (2):67-74.
  15. Atri A, O'Brien JL, Sreenivasan A, Rastegar S, Salisbury S, Deluca AN, O'Keefe KM, Laviolette PS, Rentz DM, Locascio JJ, Sperling RA. Test-retest reliability of memory task functional magnetic resonance imaging in Alzheimer disease clinical trials. Arch Neurol. 2011;68(5):599-606.
  16. Slachevsky A , Muñoz-Neira C, Nuñez-Huasaf JA, Stern TA, Blesius CR, Atri A. Late-onset cinephilia and compulsive behaviors: Harbingers of frontotemporal dementia. The Primary Care Companion to CNS Disorders. 2011;13(3):e1-7.
     Locascio J.J., Atri A. Longitudinal Research Methods in Neurology. Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord Extra. 2011;1(1):330-357.
  17. Atri, A. Effective Pharmacological Management of Alzheimer's Disease. Am J Manag Care. 2011;17(11):S346-355.
  18. Serrano-Pozo A, Vega GL, Lütjohann D, Locascio JJ, Tennis MK, Deng A, Atri A, Hyman BT, Irizarry MC, Growdon JH. Effects of simvastatin on cholesterol metabolism and Alzheimer disease biomarkers. Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord. 2010 Jul-Sep;24(3):220-6.
  19. Dickerson BC, Bakkour A, Salat DH, Feczko E, Pacheco J, Greve DN, Grodstein F, Wright CI, Blacker D, Rosas HD, Sperling RA, Atri A, Growdon JH, Hyman BT, Morris JC, Fischl B, Buckner RL. The cortical signature of Alzheimer's disease: regionally specific cortical thinning relates to symptom severity in very mild to mild AD dementia and is detectable in asymptomatic amyloid-positive individuals. Cereb Cortex. 2009 Mar;19(3):497-510. Epub 2008 Jul 16.
  20. Atri AShaughnessy LWLocascio JJ, Growdon JH. Long-term course and effectiveness of combination therapy in Alzheimer's disesase. Alzheimer Disease and Associated Disorders. 2008;22(3):209-21.
  21. Diamond EL, Miller S, Dickerson BC, Atri A, DePeau K, Fenstermacher E, Pihlajamaki M, Celone K, Salisbury S, Gregas M, Rentz D, Sperling RA. Relationship of fMRI activation to clinical trial memory measures in Alzheimer disease. Neurology. 2007;69(13):1331-41.
  22. Celone KA, Calhoun VD, Dickerson BC, Atri A, Chua EF, Miller SL, DePeau K, Rentz DM, Selkoe DJ, Blacker D, Albert MS, Sperling RA. Alterations in memory networks in mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease: an independent component analysis. J Neurosci. 2006;26(40):10222-31.
  23. Schon K, Atri A, Hasselmo ME, Tricarico MD, LoPresti ML, Stern CE. Scopolamine reduces persistent activity related to long-term encoding in the parahippocampal gyrus during delayed matching in humans. J Neurosci. 2005;25(40):9112-23.
  24. Atri ALocascio JJLin JM, Yap L, Dickerson BC, Grodstein F, Irizarry MC, Growdon JH, Greenberg SM. Prevalence and effects of lobar microhemorrhages in early-stage dementia.Neurodegener Dis. 2005;2(6):305-12.
  25. Atri A, Sherman S, Norman KA, Kirchhoff BA, Nicolas MM, Grecius MD, Cramer SC, Breiter HC, Hasselmo ME, Stern CE. Blockade of central cholinergic receptors impairs new learning and increases proactive interference in a word paired-associate memory task. Behav Neurosci. 2004;188(1):223-36.

Selected Presentations

  1. Ezzati A, Mitchell MB, Shirk SD, McLaren DG, Dodd JS, Dahya V, Ally BA, and Atri A. Neural Correlates of Face-Name Encoding Using Simultaneous Eye-Tracking and ERP. ANA Annual Meeting 2012.