International Psychogeriatrics

(The TQCC of International Psychogeriatrics is 1. The table below lists those papers that are above that threshold based on CrossRef citation counts [max. 250 papers]. The publications cover those that have been published in the past four years, i.e., from 2020-02-01 to 2024-02-01.)
Loneliness and social isolation during the COVID-19 pandemic569
Living with dementia: increased level of caregiver stress in times of COVID-19141
There is nothing new under the sun: ageism and intergenerational tension in the age of the COVID-19 outbreak135
Psychological well-being among older adults during the COVID-19 outbreak: a comparative study of the young–old and the old–old adults117
Loneliness, physical activity, and mental health during COVID-19: a longitudinal analysis of depression and anxiety in adults over the age of 50 between 2015 and 2020117
COVID-19: the implications for suicide in older adults111
COVID-19 health worries and anxiety symptoms among older adults: the moderating role of ageism91
Effect of COVID-19 on the mental health care of older people in Canada56
Prevalence of loneliness and social isolation among older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic: A systematic review and meta-analysis55
COVID-19 and mental health of older adults in the Philippines: a perspective from a developing country50
Providing quality end-of-life care to older people in the era of COVID-19: perspectives from five countries49
A social robot intervention on depression, loneliness, and quality of life for Taiwanese older adults in long-term care49
COVID-19: it is time to balance infection management and person-centered care to maintain mental health of people living in German nursing homes48
A pragmatic trial of a group intervention in senior housing communities to increase resilience46
Mental health of people living with dementia in care homes during COVID-19 pandemic45
Persistent barriers and facilitators to seeking help for a dementia diagnosis: a systematic review of 30 years of the perspectives of carers and people with dementia43
Supporting families in end-of-life care and bereavement in the COVID-19 era38
The longitudinal association between loneliness and depressive symptoms in the elderly: a systematic review31
Time to diagnosis in younger-onset dementia and the impact of a specialist diagnostic service31
Systematic review on barriers and facilitators of complex interventions for residents with dementia in long-term care30
Elderly suicides in India: an emerging concern during COVID-19 pandemic30
Predictors of attrition in a longitudinal population-based study of aging28
Mental health of older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic: lessons from history to guide our future27
Long-term care settings in the times of COVID-19: challenges and future directions27
Advocacy for the human rights of older people in the COVID pandemic and beyond: a call to mental health professionals26
Gender and psychological well-being in older adults26
The behavioral pattern of patients with frontotemporal dementia during the COVID-19 pandemic26
Beyond artificial intelligence: exploring artificial wisdom24
Coronavirus epidemic and geriatric mental healthcare in China: how a coordinated response by professional organizations helped older adults during an unprecedented crisis24
COVID-19 pandemic and mental health care of older adults in India24
Mild behavioral impairment as a predictor of cognitive functioning in older adults24
COVID-19 and mental health among older people in Sweden23
Loneliness and its concomitants among older adults during the COVID-19 pandemic23
An analysis of carer burden among family carers of people with and without dementia in Ireland22
Challenges in disclosing and receiving a diagnosis of dementia: a systematic review of practice from the perspectives of people with dementia, carers, and healthcare professionals21
Brain health INnovation Diplomacy: a model binding diverse disciplines to manage the promise and perils of technological innovation21
Cross-cultural dementia screening using the Rowland Universal Dementia Assessment Scale: a systematic review and meta-analysis21
Cross-sectional association between objective cognitive performance and perceived age-related gains and losses in cognition21
The association between purpose/meaning in life and verbal fluency and episodic memory: a meta-analysis of >140,000 participants from up to 32 countries21
A systematic review of the prevalence of depression, anxiety, and apathy in frontotemporal dementia, atypical and young-onset Alzheimer’s disease, and inherited dementia21
Trajectories of cognitive function and their determinants in older people: 12 years of follow-up in the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey21
Reopening the doors of Dutch nursing homes during the COVID-19 crisis: results of an in-depth monitoring20
COVID-19 and psychogeriatrics: the view from Australia20
Time to invest in prevention and better care of behaviors and psychological symptoms associated with dementia20
Managing depressive symptoms in people with mild cognitive impairment and mild dementia with a multicomponent psychotherapy intervention: a randomized controlled trial20
Social network type and subsequent cognitive health among older Europeans20
Reading activity prevents long-term decline in cognitive function in older people: evidence from a 14-year longitudinal study20
Virtual reality and mental health in older adults: a systematic review20
COVID-19 and mental health of older Africans: an urgency for public health policy and response strategy19
The risks of social distancing for older adults: a call to balance19
Living alone, social cohesion, and quality of life among older adults in rural and urban China: a conditional process analysis19
Social work, mental health, older people and COVID-1919
Cognitive profile of people with mild behavioral impairment in Brain Health Registry participants18
The impact of COVID-19 on mental health in the Hispanic Caribbean region18
The effectiveness of physical exercise interventions in the management of neuropsychiatric symptoms in dementia patients: a systematic review18
Attachment anxiety, depression, and perceived social support: a moderated mediation model of suicide ideation among the elderly18
Factors associated with depressive symptoms among the elderly in China: structural equation model17
The effects of the COVID-19 virus on mental healthcare for older people in The Netherlands17
Impact of COVID-19 public health restrictions on older people in Uganda: “hunger is really one of those problems brought by this COVID”16
Neuropsychiatric symptoms and brain morphology in patients with mild cognitive impairment and Alzheimer’s disease with dementia16
Sleep quality, neurocognitive performance, and memory self-appraisal in middle-aged and older adults with memory complaints15
Impact of COVID-19 on mental healthcare of older adults: insights from Lebanon (Middle East)15
Mental health and motor efficiency of older adults living in the Sardinia’s Blue Zone: a follow-up study15
Prevalence of psychotropic polypharmacy in nursing home residents with dementia: a meta-analysis15
Can the PROPER intervention reduce psychotropic drug prescription in nursing home residents with dementia? Results of a cluster-randomized controlled trial14
Network analysis of impulse dyscontrol in mild cognitive impairment and subjective cognitive decline14
Effects on sleep from group activity with a robotic seal for nursing home residents with dementia: a cluster randomized controlled trial14
The impact of sleep disturbances on care home residents with dementia: the SIESTA qualitative study14
Loneliness and social integration as mediators between physical pain and suicidal ideation among elderly men14
Effects of virtual reality-based spatial cognitive training on hippocampal function of older adults with mild cognitive impairment14
End-of-life care in schizophrenia: a systematic review14
Is preparation for end of life associated with pre-death grief in caregivers of people with dementia?14
Impact of SARS-CoV-2 pandemic on mental health in the elderly: perspective from a psychogeriatric clinic at a tertiary hospital in São Paulo, Brazil14
IPA and WPA-SOAP joint statement on the rights of older persons with mental health conditions and psychosocial disabilities14
Effects of restriction of activities and social isolation on risk of dementia in the community13
The intestinal microbiota as a predictor for antidepressant treatment outcome in geriatric depression: a prospective pilot study13
Implementation of evidence-based, non-pharmacological interventions addressing behavior and psychological symptoms of dementia: a systematic review focused on implementation strategies13
Implementation and evaluation of a community-based treatment for late-life hoarding13
Sounds in nursing homes and their effect on health in dementia: a systematic review13
Burden of COVID-19 on mental health of older adults in a fragile healthcare system: the case of Nigeria: dealing with inequalities and inadequacies13
The fight against COVID-19: a report from the Italian trenches13
Frailty, depression risk, and 10-year mortality in older adults: the FRADEA study11
Functional connectivity of the nucleus basalis of Meynert in Lewy body dementia and Alzheimer’s disease11
Characteristics of multicomponent, nonpharmacological interventions to reduce or avoid sleep disturbances in nursing home residents: a systematic review11
Frailty and neuropathology in relation to dementia status: the Cambridge City over-75s Cohort study11
Depressive symptoms with cognitive dysfunction increase the risk of cognitive impairment: analysis of the Korean Longitudinal Study of Aging (KLoSA), 2006–201811
A meta-analysis of poststroke depression risk factors comparing depressive-related factors versus others11
Educational level as a protective factor against the influence of depressive symptoms on cognition in older adults: implications for functional independence during a 10-year follow-up10
The association between aspects of carer distress and time until nursing home admission in persons with Alzheimer’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies10
Ethnic disparities in the uptake of anti-dementia medication in young and late-onset dementia10
Excessive sleep increased the risk of incidence of cognitive impairment among older Chinese adults: a cohort study based on the Chinese Longitudinal Healthy Longevity Survey (CLHLS)10
Lonely in a crowd: loneliness in New Zealand retirement village residents10
Effects of a home-based exercise program on mental health for caregivers of relatives with dementia: a randomized controlled trial10
Fear about Alzheimer’s disease among Israeli and German laypersons, persons with Mild Neurocognitive Disorder and their relatives: a qualitative study10
Olfactory impairment in mild cognitive impairment with Lewy bodies and Alzheimer’s disease9
Postoperative delirium and its relationship with biomarkers for dementia: a meta-analysis9
Structural brain changes and neuroticism in late-life depression: a neural basis for depression subtypes9
Agitation in cognitive disorders: Progress in the International Psychogeriatric Association consensus clinical and research definition9
Are people with mild dementia able to (re)learn how to use technology? A literature review8
Determinants of social health trajectories during the COVID-19 pandemic in older adults: the Rotterdam Study8
Temporal dynamics of depression, cognitive performance and sleep in older persons with depressive symptoms and cognitive impairments: a series of eight single-subject studies8
Ageism from a cross-cultural perspective: results from a national survey of Israelis over the age of 508
Decreased glutamine and glutamate: an early biomarker of neurodegeneration8
Development and field-testing of the Dementia Carer Assessment of Support Needs Tool (DeCANT)8
Processes and structures in intergenerational programs: a comparison across different types of programs8
Caring for caregivers/care partners of persons with dementia8
Trajectories and risk factors of dementia progression: a memory clinic cohort followed up to 3 years from diagnosis8
Evaluation of the measurement properties of the Perceived Stress Scale (PSS) in Hispanic caregivers to patients with Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders8
Feasibility and acceptability evaluation of the Promoting Independence in Dementia (PRIDE) intervention for living well with dementia8
COVID-19 in Spain. Coming back to the “new normality” after 2 months of confinement8
Problem-solving training for Veterans in home based primary care: an evaluation of intervention effectiveness8
Assessment of incident frailty hazard associated with depressive symptoms in a Taiwanese longitudinal study8
Psychogeriatrics in a world with COVID-198
The association of neuropsychiatric symptoms with regional brain volumes from patients in a tertiary multi-disciplinary memory clinic8
Exploring awareness of age-related changes among over 50s in the UK: findings from the PROTECT study8
Coronavirus 2019 (COVID-19) outbreak and geropsychiatric care for older adults: a view from Turkey7
Grief in family carers of people living with dementia: A systematic review7
A longitudinal evaluation of family caregivers’ willingness to pay for an in-home nonpharmacologic intervention for people living with dementia: results from a randomized trial7
Effects of repetitive paired associative stimulation on brain plasticity and working memory in Alzheimer’s disease: a pilot randomized double-blind-controlled trial7
Pharmacological and nonpharmacological approaches to reduce disinhibited behaviors in dementia: a systematic review7
Frailty in geriatric psychiatry inpatients: a retrospective cohort study7
COVID-19 pandemic: a multinational report providing professional experiences in the management of mental health of elderly7
Slowing on quantitative EEG is associated with transition to dementia in mild cognitive impairment7
Abbreviated San Diego Wisdom Scale (SD-WISE-7) and Jeste-Thomas Wisdom Index (JTWI)7
Older adult psychopathology: international comparisons of self-reports, collateral reports, and cross-informant agreement7
Geriatric mental health in Bangladesh: a call for action7
Positive mental health moderates the association between PTSD symptoms and subjective accelerated aging among older adults7
A tablet-based intervention for activating nursing home residents with dementia: results from a cluster-randomized controlled trial7
Social determinants of brain health need to be addressed in risk reduction of cognitive decline and dementia7
Coronavirus, social distancing, and global geriatric mental health crisis: opportunities for promoting wisdom and resilience amid a pandemic7
The importance of social support, engagement in leisure activities, and cognitive reserve in older adulthood7
The impact of SARS-CoV-2 on emotional state among older adults in Latin America7
Genome-wide screen to identify genetic loci associated with cognitive decline in late-life depression7
Sense of purpose as a potential buffer between mental health and subjective cognitive decline7
A systematic review of clozapine’s effectiveness for primary psychotic and bipolar disorders in older adults7
The role of self-compassion in the psychological (mal)adjustment of older adults: a scoping review6
Evaluation of the Reitman Centre CARERS program for supporting dementia family caregivers: a pre–post intervention study6
Decisional capacity to consent to treatment and research in patients affected by Mild Cognitive Impairment. A systematic review and meta-analysis6
A systematic review of ketamine for the treatment of depression among older adults6
Just when I thought I was out, they pull me back in: the older physician in the COVID-19 pandemic6
Delirium occurrence and association with outcomes in hospitalized COVID-19 patients6
Dementia knowledge and associated factors among older Chinese adults: a cross-national comparison between Melbourne and Beijing6
A storm in a teacup: older adults’ low prevalence of COVID-19 vaccine side-effects and their link with vaccination anxiety6
A psychometric appraisal of positive psychology outcome measures in use with carers of people living with dementia: a systematic review6
Participation in activities mediates the effect of Internet use on cognitive functioning in old age6
People with young-onset dementia and their families experience distinctive impacts of the COVID-19 pandemic and associated restrictions6
Cerebrospinal fluid amyloid beta and response of cognition to a tap test in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: a case–control study6
Emotional intelligence intervention in older adults to improve adaptation and reduce negative mood6
“Because if I don’t hold his hand then I might as well not be there”: Experiences of Dutch and UK care home visiting during the COVID-19 pandemic6
Loneliness and risk of all-cause, Alzheimer’s, vascular, and frontotemporal dementia: a prospective study of 492,322 individuals over 15 years6
The role of intraindividual cognitive variability in posttraumatic stress syndromes and cognitive aging: a literature search and proposed research agenda6
Longitudinal big data needs to meet the individual to inform self-harm and suicide prevention in older adults6
Age differences in trajectories of depressive, anxiety, and burnout symptoms in a population with a high likelihood of persistent occupational distress6
Prevalence and 1-year incidence of HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder (HAND) in adults aged ≥50 years attending standard HIV clinical care in Kilimanjaro, Tanzania6
The quality of the relationship perceived by spouses of people with young-onset dementia6
Social capital, perceived neighborhood environment, and depressive symptoms among older adults in rural China: the role of self-rated health6
Exploring gaps in positive solitude perceptions: older adults vs. gerontology professionals6
Unmet needs for assistance related to subjective cognitive decline among community-dwelling middle-aged and older adults in the US: prevalence and impact on health-related quality of life5
Health economic evaluations of interventions for supporting adult carers in the UK: a systematic review from the NICE Guideline5
Clinical characteristics of participants enrolled in an early identification and healthcare management program for dementia based on cluster analysis and the effectiveness of associated support effort5
Facing the change together: reflections of coping and resilience from American geriatric psychiatrists during COVID-195
Altered intrinsic default mode network functional connectivity in patients with remitted geriatric depression and amnestic mild cognitive impairment5
Decomposition and comparative analysis of differences in depressive symptoms between urban and rural older adults: Evidence from a national survey5
An evaluation of the factor structure of the Self-Assessed Wisdom Scale (SAWS) and the creation of the SAWS-15 as a short measure for personal wisdom5
Assessing suicide ideation among older adults: a systematic review of screening and measurement tools5
We need to do better: most people with dementia living in aged care facilities use antipsychotics for too long, for off-label indications and without documented consent5
Translating evidence into practice: nonpharmacological interventions for BPSD5
Adverse events over the life course and later-life wellbeing and depressive symptoms in older people5
Challenging our beliefs about delusional disorder in late life5
Estimating premorbid intelligence in people living with dementia: a systematic review5
Nexus between cognitive reserve and modifiable risk factors of dementia5
Air pollution and geriatric mental health: perspectives on the COVID-19 pandemic5
Negative old-age life events and well-being in later life: the moderating and mediating role of loneliness5
The mechanisms underlying the negative effect of depression on life satisfaction among the elderly: the roles of ostracism and economic income5
Ageism: can a museum exhibit make a difference?5
Minocycline augmentation in older adults with persistent depression: an open label proof of concept study5
Paired associative stimulation (PAS) and Alzheimer’s disease (AD)5
Does our cognitive empathy diminish with age? The moderator role of educational level5
Effects of a simple reminiscence intervention program on the reminiscence functions in older adults5
Use of tricyclic antidepressants and other anticholinergic medicines by older Aboriginal Australians: association with negative health outcomes5
Caring for a loved one with Parkinson’s disease: the role of coping styles and relationship quality5
Validation of a social deprivation index and association with cognitive function and decline in older adults4
Hippocampal functional connectivity in Alzheimer’s disease: a resting state 7T fMRI study4
Lifespan development and suicide in later life4
Association of 1-year change in neuroticism and 3-year change in cognitive performance among older depressed adults4
Reducing psychotropic drug use in people with dementia living in nursing homes4
Wisdom in healthy aging research: starting from measurement4
Reduction and prevention of agitation in persons with neurocognitive disorders: an international psychogeriatric association consensus algorithm4
Enhancing precision of the 16-item Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline in the Elderly (IQCODE-16) using Rasch methodology4
Validity of the Compassionate Engagement and Action Scales with family carers of older adults: confirmatory factor analyses4
Talking about future decision-making capacity and advance care planning in diagnosis disclosure of dementia4
Global cognitive trajectory patterns in Alzheimer’s disease4
Predictive factors of nonfatal self-harm among community-dwelling older adults assessed for support services4
Resilience is an independent correlate of the course of quality of life in patients with first-ever ischemic stroke4
Comparing a clinician-assisted and app-supported behavioral activation intervention to promote brain health and well-being in frontline care4
May neuropsychiatric symptoms be a potential intervention target to delay functional impairment in Alzheimer’s disease?4
The link between social and emotional isolation and dementia in older black and white Brazilians4
The Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA) with a double threshold: improving the MoCA for triaging patients in need of a neuropsychological assessment.4
A retrospective analysis of patient flow in mental health services for older adults in South London during the COVID-19 pandemic4
Personhood, dementia literacy, and the causes and consequences of Alzheimer’s disease fear4
Is there evidence for using anticonvulsants in the prevention and/or treatment of delirium among older adults?4
Non-medical social determinants of health in older adults4
211 - Changes to post-diagnostic dementia support in England and Wales during the COVID-19 pandemic4
Generation and age of immigration on later life cognitive performance in KHANDLE4
Perspectives of residents on shared decision making in medication management: A qualitative study4
Predictors of the importance of everyday preferences for older adults with cognitive impairment4
Psychogeriatric Inventory of Disconcerting Symptoms and Syndromes (PGI-DSS): validity and reliability of a new brief scale compared to the Neuropsychiatric Inventory for Nursing Homes (NPI-NH)4
How Taiwan prevented the outbreak of COVID-19: a focus on psychological strategies and measures4
Applying generalizability theory to examine assessments of subjective cognitive complaints: whose reports should we rely on – participant versus informant?4
The roles of study setting, response bias, and personality in subjective memory complaints of cognitively normal older adults3
Sleep quality mediates the relationship between frailty and cognitive dysfunction in non-demented middle aged to older adults3
Apolipoprotein E ϵ4 allele and neuropsychiatric symptoms among older adults in Central Africa (EPIDEMCA study)3
Study rationale and baseline data for pilot trial of dronabinol adjunctive treatment of agitation in Alzheimer’s dementia (THC-AD)3
Implementation should now be considered in parallel with designing clinical research3
Impact of standardizing care for agitation in dementia using an integrated care pathway on an inpatient geriatric psychiatry unit3
Expanding technology for engagement in dementia while ensuring equity, interoperability, and privacy3
Childhood infectious diseases and old age cognitive functioning: a nationally representative sample of community-dwelling older adults3
Characteristic of process analysis on instrumental activities of daily living according to the severity of cognitive impairment in community-dwelling older adults with Alzheimer’s disease3
Psychosocial implications of early COVID-19 restrictions on older adults in a small-town region in Southwestern, Pennsylvania (USA)3
Associations between pleasant events, activity restriction, stressors, and blood pressure in caregivers of persons with dementia3
Virtual reality on the verge of becoming a reality for geriatric research3
Attachment anxiety, depression, and perceived social support: a moderated mediation model of suicide ideation among the elderly - ERRATUM3
Using social media to disseminate geroscience for implementation3
Testing a model of biopsychosocial successful aging based on socioemotional selectivity theory in the second half of life3
PROTECT: a novel psychotherapy for late-life depression in elder abuse victims3
Development, feasibility, and acceptability of an intervention to improve care for agitation in people living in nursing homes with dementia nearing the end-of-life3
Prevalence, predictors, and prognoses of prestroke neuropsychiatric symptoms at 3 months poststroke3
Clinical impact of antipsychotic and benzodiazepine reduction: findings from a multicomponent psychotropic reduction program within long-term aged care3
Development of a tool to detect older adults with severe personality disorders for highly specialized care3
Do frailty and depression interact to heighten risk of death?3
Widening our horizons for promoting mobility and safety for drivers with dementia3
Does psychological resilience mediate the relation between daily functioning and prefrailty status?3
Performance of the Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline for the Elderly (IQCODE) in a nationally representative study in India: the LASI-DAD study3
Enhancing ‘meaningfulness’ of functional assessments: UK adaptation of the Amsterdam IADL questionnaire3
A Montessori-based approach to treat behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia3
Detecting depression in persons living with mild cognitive impairment: a systematic review3
Predictors of change over time in subjective daytime sleepiness among older adult recipients of long-term services and supports3
Soundscape in nursing homes as a treatment strategy for challenging behavior in dementia?3
Telehealth and telecommunication in nursing homes during COVID-19 antiepidemic measures in the Netherlands3
The Mild Behavioral Impairment Checklist: a promising tool for assessing mild behavioral impairment in community samples2
Evidence-based assessment of treatment outcomes for late-life generalized anxiety disorder using the Penn State Worry Questionnaire (PSWQ) and Penn State Worry Questionnaire – Abbreviated (PSWQ-A)2
Depressive symptoms precede self-reports of perceived 10-year decline in memory in community-dwelling older adults2
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Wisdom and fluid intelligence are dissociable in healthy older adults2
Dementia trials, outcomes, and outcome measurement instruments for people living with dementia and family carers – considerations on how to improve the “gold standard”2
472 - Santa Isabel Program for psycho-motor function in normal and pathological aging during current times of COVID-19 confinement in a long-term care2
International Psychogeriatric Association (IPA) consensus for defining psychosis in major and mild neurocognitive disorders2
Improvement of neuronal integrity with methylphenidate treatment for apathy in Alzheimer’s disease2
Subjective, neuropsychological, and neural markers of memory in older adults2
Views of people living with dementia and their families/care partners: helpful and unhelpful responses to behavioral changes2