Maria Lage Barca
Position: PhD
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Publications 2017

Córdova-Palomera A, Kaufmann T, Persson K, Alnæs D, Doan NT, Moberget T, Lund MJ, Barca ML, Engvig A, Brækhus A, Engedal K, Andreassen OA, Selbæk G, Westlye LT (2017)
Disrupted global metastability and static and dynamic brain connectivity across individuals in the Alzheimer's disease continuum
Sci Rep, 7, 40268
PubMed 28074926

Doan NT, Engvig A, Persson K, Alnæs D, Kaufmann T, Rokicki J, Córdova-Palomera A, Moberget T, Brækhus A, Barca ML, Engedal K, Andreassen OA, Selbæk G, Westlye LT (2017)
Dissociable diffusion MRI patterns of white matter microstructure and connectivity in Alzheimer's disease spectrum
Sci Rep, 7, 45131
PubMed 28338052

Dourado MC, Laks J, Kimura NR, Baptista MA, Barca ML, Engedal K, Tveit B, Johannessen A (2017)
Young-onset Alzheimer dementia: a comparison of Brazilian and Norwegian carers' experiences and needs for assistance
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry (in press)
PubMed 28370411

Monteiro-Junior RS, Figueiredo LF, Maciel-Pinheiro PT, Abud EL, Engedal K, Barca ML, Nascimento OJ, Laks J, Deslandes AC (2017)
Virtual Reality-Based Physical Exercise With Exergames (PhysEx) Improves Mental and Physical Health of Institutionalized Older Adults
J Am Med Dir Assoc (in press)
PubMed 28238675

Publications 2016

Baptista MA, Santos RL, Kimura N, Lacerda IB, Johannenssen A, Barca ML, Engedal K, Dourado MC (2016)
Quality of life in young onset dementia: an updated systematic review
Trends Psychiatry Psychother, 38 (1), 6-13
PubMed 27074338

Monteiro-Junior RS, da Silva Figueiredo LF, Maciel-Pinheiro PT, Abud EL, Braga AE, Barca ML, Engedal K, Nascimento OJ, Deslandes AC, Laks J (2016)
Acute effects of exergames on cognitive function of institutionalized older persons: a single-blinded, randomized and controlled pilot study
Aging Clin Exp Res (in press)
PubMed 27256080

Rokstad AM, Engedal K, Kirkevold Ø, Šaltytė Benth J, Barca ML, Selbæk G (2016)
The association between attending specialized day care centers and the quality of life of people with dementia
Int Psychogeriatr, 29 (4), 627-636
PubMed 27852334

Publications 2015

Barca ML, Engedal K, Selbaek G, Knapskog AB, Laks J, Coutinho E, Benth JŠ (2015)
Confirmatory factor analysis of the Cornell scale for depression in dementia among patient with dementia of various degrees
J Affect Disord, 188, 173-8
PubMed 26363614

Publications 2014

Araujo NB, Moraes HS, Silveira H, Arcoverde C, Vasques PE, Barca ML, Knapskog AB, Engedal K, Coutinho ES, Deslandes AC, Laks J (2014)
Impaired cognition in depression and Alzheimer (AD): a gradient from depression to depression in AD
Arq Neuropsiquiatr, 72 (9), 671-9
PubMed 25252230

Barca ML, Thorsen K, Engedal K, Haugen PK, Johannessen A (2014)
Nobody asked me how I felt: experiences of adult children of persons with young-onset dementia
Int Psychogeriatr, 26 (12), 1935-44
PubMed 24423756

Borza T, Engedal K, Bergh S, Barca ML, Benth JŠ, Selbæk G (2014)
The course of depressive symptoms as measured by the Cornell scale for depression in dementia over 74 months in 1158 nursing home residents
J Affect Disord, 175, 209-16
PubMed 25638794

de Araujo NB, Moraes HS, Silveira H, Arcoverde C, Vasques PE, Barca ML, Knapskog AB, Engedal K, Coutinho ESF, Deslandes AC, Laks J (2014)
Impaired cognition in depression and Alzheimer (AD): a gradient from depression to depression in AD
Arq. Neuro-Psiquiatr., 72 (9), 671-679

Publications 2013

Knapskog AB, Barca ML, Engedal K (2013)
A comparison of the cornell scale for depression in dementia and the Montgomery-Aasberg depression rating scale in a memory clinic population
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 35 (5-6), 256-65
PubMed 23594823

Knapskog AB, Barca ML, Engedal K (2013)
Prevalence of depression among memory clinic patients as measured by the Cornell Scale of Depression in Dementia
Aging Ment Health, 18 (5), 579-87
PubMed 23998196

Publications 2012

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbaek G (2012)
Factors associated with a depressive disorder in Alzheimer's disease are different from those found for other dementia disorders
Dement Geriatr Cogn Dis Extra, 2, 19-28
PubMed 22479262

Engedal K, Kvaal K, Korsnes M, Barca ML, Borza T, Selbaek G, Aakhus E (2012)
The validity of the Montgomery-Aasberg depression rating scale as a screening tool for depression in later life
J Affect Disord, 141 (2-3), 227-32
PubMed 22464007

Knapskog AB, Portugal Mda G, Barca ML, Coutinho ES, Laks J, Engedal K (2012)
A cross-cultural comparison of the phenotype of depression as measured by the Cornell Scale and the MADRS in two elderly outpatient populations
J Affect Disord, 144 (1-2), 34-41
PubMed 22858259

Publications 2011

Araujo NB, Barca ML, Engedal K, Coutinho ES, Deslandes AC, Laks J (2011)
Verbal fluency in Alzheimer's disease, Parkinson's disease, and major depression
Clinics (Sao Paulo), 66 (4), 623-7
PubMed 21655757

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbæk G (2011)
Quality of life among elderly patients with dementia in institutions
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 31 (6), 435-42
PubMed 21757909

Bezerra AB, Coutinho ES, Barca ML, Engedal K, Engelhardt E, Laks J (2011)
School attainment in childhood is an independent risk factor of dementia in late life: results from a Brazilian sample
Int Psychogeriatr, 24 (1), 55-61
PubMed 21813041

Knapskog AB, Barca ML, Engedal K (2011)
A comparison of the validity of the Cornell Scale and the MADRS in detecting depression among memory clinic patients
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 32 (4), 287-94
PubMed 22262043

Portugal Mda G, Coutinho ES, Almeida C, Barca ML, Knapskog AB, Engedal K, Laks J (2011)
Validation of Montgomery-Åsberg Rating Scale and Cornell Scale for Depression in Dementia in Brazilian elderly patients
Int Psychogeriatr, 24 (8), 1291-8
PubMed 22185723

Publications 2010

Barca ML, Engedal K, Laks J, Selbaek G (2010)
A 12 months follow-up study of depression among nursing-home patients in Norway
J Affect Disord, 120 (1-3), 141-8
PubMed 19467560

Barca ML, Engedal K, Selbaek G (2010)
A reliability and validity study of the cornell scale among elderly inpatients, using various clinical criteria
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord, 29 (5), 438-47
PubMed 20502018

Engedal K, Barca ML, Laks J, Selbaek G (2010)
Depression in Alzheimer's disease: specificity of depressive symptoms using three different clinical criteria
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 26 (9), 944-51
PubMed 21845597

Laks J, Coutinho ES, Junger W, Silveira H, Mouta R, Baptista EM, Contino AL, Barca ML, Selbaek G, Engedal K, Engelhardt E (2010)
Education does not equally influence all the Mini Mental State Examination subscales and items: inferences from a Brazilian community sample
Rev Bras Psiquiatr, 32 (3), 223-30
PubMed 20949237

Rosness TA, Barca ML, Engedal K (2010)
Occurrence of depression and its correlates in early onset dementia patients
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 25 (7), 704-11
PubMed 20069586

Publications 2009

Barca ML, Selbaek G, Laks J, Engedal K (2009)
Factors associated with depression in Norwegian nursing homes
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 24 (4), 417-25
PubMed 18836988

Publications 2008

Barca ML, Selbaek G, Laks J, Engedal K (2008)
The pattern of depressive symptoms and factor analysis of the Cornell Scale among patients in Norwegian nursing homes
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry, 23 (10), 1058-65
PubMed 18457344