Emanuela Lopes

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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)
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)
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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