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Subjective memory complaints in an elderly sample: a cross‐sectional study
Community based studies show that neurological or psychiatric symptoms are very frequent among the elderly population, with poor memory complaints being the most common. However, the relationshipExpand
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PERFIL POPULACIONAL DE PACIENTES COM DISTÚRBIOS DA COMUNICAÇÃO HUMANA DECORRENTES DE LESÃO CEREBRAL, ASSISTIDOS EM HOSPITAL TERCIÁRIO Populational profile of patients with human communication
RESUMOObjetivo: caracterizar a populacao de pacientes com lesao neurologica, queixa e presenca de distur-bio da comunicacao, assistidos num Hospital Terciario. Os objetivos especificos foram:Expand
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Performance of normal adults on Rey Auditory Learning Test: a pilot study.
The present study aimed to assess the performance of healthy Brazilian adults on the Rey Auditory Verbal Learning Test (RAVLT), a test devised for assessing memory, and to investigate the influenceExpand
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Fluency in Parkinson's disease: disease duration, cognitive status and age.
The objective of this study was to determine the frequency of occurrence and to characterize the typology of dysfluencies in individuals with Parkinson's disease (PD), including the variables age,Expand
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Speech and orofacial apraxias in Alzheimer's disease
Background: Alzheimer's disease (AD) affects not only memory but also other cognitive functions, such as orientation, language, praxis, attention, visual perception, or executive function. MostExpand
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Naming ability in patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease: what changes occur with the evolution of the disease?
OBJECTIVES: Naming deficit is a linguistic symptom that appears in the initial phase of Alzheimer's disease, but the types of naming errors and the ways in which this deficit changes over the courseExpand
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Staggered spondaic word test in epileptic patients.
CONTEXT Auditory processing during childhood may be altered if there is any predisposing factor during the course of development. Neurological disorders are among the risk factors for auditoryExpand
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Alterações de linguagem nas fases iniciais da doença de Alzheimer
A doenca de Alzheimer (DA) esta associada a alteracoes cognitivas, de linguagem e de comportamento que se agravam durante seu curso. O objetivo deste estudo foi verificar a presenca de alteracoes deExpand
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Comparação entre as análises auditiva e acústica nas disartrias
PURPOSE: To compare data found in auditory-perceptual analyses (subjective) and acoustic analyses (objective) in dysarthric patients. METHODS: Forty-two patients with well defined neurologicalExpand
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Analysis of word number and content in discourse of patients with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is characterized by impairments in memory and other cognitive functions such as language, which can be affected in all aspects including discourse. A picture description taskExpand
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