Comments and editorials


Petersen RC, Yaffe K. Issues and Questions Surrounding Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Patients. JAMA. 2020;323(8):722–724.

Leng Y, Yaffe K. To nap or not to nap: more questions than answers. Heart. 2019 Sep 9. [Epub ahead of print].

Sexton CE, Yaffe K. Population-Based Approaches to Dementia Prevention. J Alzheimers Dis. 2019;70(s1):S15–S17. PMC6700612.

Harrison KL, Hunt LJ, Ritchie CS, Yaffe K. Dying With Dementia: Underrecognized and Stigmatized. J Am Geriatr Soc. 2019;67(8):1548–1551. PMC6684346.

Sexton CE, Yaffe K. Population-Based Approaches to Dementia Prevention. Journal of Alzheimer’s Disease. 2019 May 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Harrison KL, Hunt LJ, Ritchie CS, Yaffe K. Dying with Dementia: Underrecognized and Stigmatized. Journal of the American Geriatrics Society. 2019 Mar 25. [Epub ahead of print]

Yaffe K. Prevention of Cognitive Impairment with Intensive Systolic Blood Pressure Control. JAMA. 2019; 321(6):548-549

Béjot Y, Yaffe K. Ageing Population: A Neurological Challenge. Neuroepidemiology. 2019; 52(1-2):76-77

Modifiable Risk Factors and Prevention of Dementia: What is the Latest Evidence? Yaffe K. JAMA Intern Med. 2018 Feb 1;178(2):281-282.

Kaup AR, Yaffe K. Reassuring News About Football and Cognitive Decline?: Not So Fast. JAMA Neurology. 2017; 74(8):898-899

The link between sleep-disordered breathing and cognition in the elderly: New opportunities? Auerbach S, Yaffe K. Neurology. 2017; 88(5):424-425.

Moving Beyond Dualism to Advance Geriatric Neuropsychiatry. Yaffe K. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2016; 24(5):339-41.

Cognitive aging: a report from the Institute of Medicine. Blazer DG, Yaffe K, Karlawish J. JAMA. 2015; 313(21):2121-2.

Benzodiazepines and risk of Alzheimer's disease. Yaffe K, Boustani M. BMJ. 2014 Sep; 349:g5312.

New Insights into the Dementia Epidemic. Larson EB, Yaffe K, Langa KM. N Engl J Med. 2013; 369(24):2275-7.

Traumatic brain injury and neuropsychiatric outcomes. Yaffe K. Lancet Neurol. 2012 Dec;11(12):1020-1.

Preclinical Alzheimer disease: Prevention Holy Grail or Pandora's Box?: Comment on "Heavy smoking in midlife and long-term risk of Alzheimer disease and vascular dementia". Yaffe K. Arch Intern Med. 2011 Feb 28;171(4):339-40.

Accuracy of summary risk score for prediction of Alzheimer disease: better than demographics alone? Barnes DE, Yaffe K.Arch Neurol. 2011 Feb;68(2):268; author reply 268-70.

Treatment of Alzheimer disease and prognosis of dementia: time to translate research to results. Yaffe K. JAMA. 2010 Nov 3;304(17):1952-3.

Biomarkers of Alzheimer's disease and exercise: one step closer to prevention. Yaffe K.Ann Neurol. 2010 Sep;68(3):275-6.

Commentary on "Developing a national strategy to prevent dementia: Leon Thal Symposium 2009." Dementia risk indices: A framework for identifying individuals with a high dementia risk. Barnes DE, Covinsky KE, Whitmer RA, Kuller LH, Lopez OL, Yaffe K. Alzheimers Dement. 2010 Mar;6(2):138-41.

Coronary bypass surgery and long-term cognitive decline. Yaffe K, Covinsky KE. Ann Neurol. 2008 May;63(5):547-8.

Antioxidants and prevention of cognitive decline: does duration of use matter? Yaffe K. Arch Intern Med. 2007 Nov 12;167(20):2167-8.

Treatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with dementia. Yaffe K. N Engl J Med. 2007 Oct 4;357(14):1441-3.

Epidemiology of mental health: a keystone of geriatric psychiatry.Yaffe K, Steffens D. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2006 Jun;14(6):477-9.

Research and care of patients with dementia: moving beyond memory loss.Yaffe K. Am J Geriatr Psychiatry. 2005 Nov;13(11):921-5.

Vitamin E and donepezil for the treatment of mild cognitive impairment. Barnes DE, Yaffe K. N Engl J Med. 2005 Sep 1;353(9):951-2; author reply 951-2.

Dementia, prognosis, and the needs of patients and caregivers. Covinsky KE, Yaffe K. Ann Intern Med. 2004 Apr 6;140(7):573-4.

Hormone therapy and the brain: déjà vu all over again? Yaffe K. JAMA. 2003 May 28;289(20):2717-9.

Vitamin B12 deficiency. Lyons WL, Yaffe K. J Am Geriatr Soc. 1999 Sep;47(9):1155; author reply 1156-8.