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    • Depressive Symptoms Affect Working Memory in Healthy Older Adult Hispanics 

      Salazar Villanea, Mónica; Liebmann, Edward; Garnier Villarreal, Mauricio; Montenegro Montenegro, Esteban; Johnson, David K. (2015-09-27)
      Objectives: Low and middle income nations will experience an unprecedented growth of the elderly population and subsequent increase in age-related neurological disorders. Worldwide prevalence and incidence of all-types of ...
    • Fitness and cognitive performance in urban Latin Americans 

      Salazar Villanea, Mónica; Moncada Jiménez, José; Garnier Villareal, Mauricio; Liebmann, Edward; Montenegro Montenegro, Esteban; Vidoni, Eric D.; Johnson, David K. (2016)
      Our group recently conducted a randomized clinical trial in US dwelling older adults that indicated increasing cardiorespiratory fitness (measured by VO2 peak on treadmill) resulted in better visuospatial cognition ...
    • Fitness Predicts Cognitive Performance in Urban Latin Americans 

      Garnier Villareal, Mauricio; Salazar Villanea, Mónica; Liebmann, Edward; Montenegro Montenegro, Esteban; Vidoni, Eric D.; Johnson, David K. (2015)
      Background: A recent clinical trial by the KU ADC indicated that increasing fitness predicted better cognition in active healthy older adults. Maximizing an individual’s cardiorespiratory fitness was the most important ...