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Efficacy of cognitive rehabilitation in patients with mild cognitive impairment treated with cholinesterase inhibitors
Individuals who have Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI) may be in a transitional stage between aging and Alzheimer's disease (AD). The high rate of conversion from MCI to AD makes early treatment anExpand
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Action and object naming in frontotemporal dementia, progressive supranuclear palsy, and corticobasal degeneration.
  • M Cotelli, B. Borroni, +10 authors S. Cappa
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Neuropsychology
  • 1 September 2006
Action naming has been reported to be disproportionately impaired in comparison to object naming in patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD). This finding has been attributed to the crucial roleExpand
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Genetic correlates of behavioral endophenotypes in Alzheimer disease: Role of COMT, 5-HTTLPR and APOE polymorphisms
Several studies have been conducted to understand the genetic correlates of Alzheimer disease (AD)-related behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia (BPSD). However, given that BPSD rarelyExpand
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Treatment of primary progressive aphasias by transcranial direct current stimulation combined with language training.
  • Maria Cotelli, R. Manenti, +6 authors B. Borroni
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD
  • 2014
BACKGROUND Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is an untreatable neurodegenerative disorder that disrupts language functions. Previous studies have demonstrated transcranial direct current stimulationExpand
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Heterogeneity of brain glucose metabolism in mild cognitive impairment and clinical progression to Alzheimer disease.
BACKGROUND Subjects with amnesic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) may include patients at high risk for progression to Alzheimer disease (AD) and a population with different underlying pathologicExpand
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PREDICTORS OF PROGRESSION FROM MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT TO ALZHEIMER DISEASE To the Editor: We read the article by Palmer et al.,1 who show that anxiety and depressive symptoms are associated withExpand
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Evidence of white matter changes on diffusion tensor imaging in frontotemporal dementia.
BACKGROUND Two major clinical variants of frontotemporal dementia (FTD) have been described: frontal variant (fvFTD) and temporal variant (tvFTD). OBJECTIVE To analyze white matter (WM) and grayExpand
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Cerebrospinal fluid Tau/α‐synuclein ratio in Parkinson's disease and degenerative dementias
Although alpha‐synuclein is the main constituent of Lewy bodies, cerebrospinal fluid determination on its own does not seem fundamental for the diagnosis of synucleinopathies. We evaluated whetherExpand
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Mild cognitive impairment in Parkinson's disease is improved by transcranial direct current stimulation combined with physical therapy
  • R. Manenti, M. Brambilla, +8 authors Maria Cotelli
  • Medicine, Psychology
  • Movement disorders : official journal of the…
  • 1 May 2016
Parkinson's disease (PD) is characterized by both motor and cognitive deficits. In PD, physical exercise has been found to improve physical functioning. Recent studies demonstrated that repeatedExpand
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Synapse-Associated Protein-97 Mediates α-Secretase ADAM10 Trafficking and Promotes Its Activity
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is a chronic neurodegenerative disorder caused by a combination of events impairing normal neuronal function. Here we found a molecular bridge between key elements of primaryExpand
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