Alexa Beiser
Boston University
Genome-wide association studyEpidemiologyFramingham Heart StudyFramingham Risk ScoreInternal medicinePathologyHyperintensityPsychologyCardiologyCohort studyHazard ratioDiseaseDementiaPopulationAlzheimer's diseaseRisk factorStrokeMedicineCohortGerontology
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#1A Baril (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 1
#2Alexa Beiser (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 94
Last. Jayandra J. Himali (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)
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Objective: To test the hypothesis that reduced slow-wave sleep, or N3 sleep, which is thought to underlie the restorative functions of sleep, is associated with MRI markers of brain aging, we evaluated this relationship in the community-based Framingham Heart Study Offspring cohort using polysomnography and brain MRI. Methods: We studied 492 participants (58.8 ± 8.8 years, 49.4% male) free of neurological diseases who completed a brain MRI scan and in-home overnight polysomnography to assess slo...
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#1Maria Stefanidou (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 12
#2Alexa Beiser (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 94
Last. Daniel FriedmanH-Index: 36
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Objective To assess the risk of incident epilepsy among participants with prevalent dementia and the risk of incident dementia among participants with prevalent epilepsy in the Framingham Heart Study (FHS). Methods We analyzed prospectively collected data in the Original and Offspring FHS cohorts. To determine the risk of developing epilepsy among participants with dementia and the risk of developing dementia among participants with epilepsy, we used separate, nested, case–control designs and ma...
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#1Jayandra J. HimaliH-Index: 32
#2Alexa Beiser (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 94
Last. Matthew P. Pase (Harvard University)H-Index: 28
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#1Stephan Seiler (UC Davis: University of California, Davis)H-Index: 20
#2Evan Fletcher (UC Davis: University of California, Davis)H-Index: 31
Last. Charles DeCarli (UC Davis: University of California, Davis)H-Index: 113
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#1Emer R. McGrath (Harvard University)H-Index: 10
#2Jayandra J. Himali (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 32
Last. Sudha Seshadri (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 95
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#1Yashar Rahimpour (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 1
#2Jayandra J. Himali (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 32
Last. Sudha SeshadriH-Index: 95
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#1Andrée-Ann BarilH-Index: 8
#2Alexa BeiserH-Index: 94
Last. Matthew P. PaseH-Index: 28
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#1Andrée-Ann BarilH-Index: 8
#2Alexa BeiserH-Index: 94
Last. Jayandra J. Himali (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)
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#1Meghan I Short (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)H-Index: 4
#2Habil Zare (University of Texas at Austin)H-Index: 9
Last. Sudha Seshadri (BU: Boston University)H-Index: 95
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#1Mini E. Jacob (University of Texas Health Science Center at San Antonio)H-Index: 8
Last. Sudha SeshadriH-Index: 95
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