Emanuela Lopes

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Although several brief sensitive screening tools are available to detect executive dysfunction, few have been developed to quickly assess executive functioning. The INECO Frontal Screening (IFS) is a brief tool which has proved be useful for the assessment of the executive functions in patients with dementia. The aim of this study was to explore whether the(More)
Depression is a serious and common psychiatric disorder that affects millions of people around the world. A growing body of scientific literature has correlated depression with dysfunction in the region of the frontal lobes and consequently , executive dysfunction. The aim of this study was to examine performance of executive functioning in patients with(More)
Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder (ADHD) is nowadays one of the most studied neurobehavioral disturbance. This pathology affects about 5.3% of children worldwide, while there has been registered a significant increase in the rate of prevalence over the last decade. Recent studies have revealed that alongside some characteristic symptoms of this(More)
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