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CSF spaces in idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus: morphology and volumetry.
PURPOSE Idiopathic normal pressure hydrocephalus (NPH) is an important cause of dementia in the elderly; however, idiopathic NPH is often difficult to differentiate from normal aging and vascularExpand
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Visuoperceptual impairment in dementia with Lewy bodies.
BACKGROUND In dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), vision-related cognitive and behavioral symptoms are common, and involvement of the occipital visual cortices has been demonstrated in functionalExpand
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Medial temporal structures relate to memory impairment in Alzheimer’s disease: an MRI volumetric study
OBJECTIVES Memory impairment is not only the earliest clinical symptom but a central and prominent feature throughout the course of Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimer related pathological alterations inExpand
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Cerebral glucose metabolism in patients with frontotemporal dementia.
UNLABELLED Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a dementia syndrome characterized by peculiar behavioral changes arising from frontotemporal involvement and distinct from Alzheimer's disease (AD). TheExpand
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Apolipoprotein E epsilon 4 and the pattern of regional brain atrophy in Alzheimer's disease.
BACKGROUND Although the APOE epsilon 4 allele increases the risk of developing AD, the effects of the epsilon 4 allele on brain atrophy in clinical AD patients are controversial. OBJECTIVE ToExpand
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Premorbid brain size as a determinant of reserve capacity against intellectual decline in Alzheimer's disease.
OBJECTIVE Both the magnitude of brain atrophy and premorbid brain size determine the volume of the brain affected by Alzheimer's disease. To examine the possibility that premorbid brain volume is aExpand
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Caregiver Burden Associated with Behavioral and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia in Elderly People in the Local Community
Background: Despite many studies about the association between caregiver burden and behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD), there have been no population-based studies to evaluateExpand
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Amygdalar volume and emotional memory in Alzheimer's disease.
OBJECTIVE Everyday experience suggests that highly emotional events are often the most memorable. Experimental work in animals and humans has demonstrated that the amygdaloid complex plays a crucialExpand
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Regional cerebral blood flow difference between dementia with Lewy bodies and AD
Article abstract The authors studied 14 patients with dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), 14 patients with AD, and 14 healthy control subjects with N-isopropyl-p-[123I]iodoamphetamine SPECT. ComparisonExpand
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Everyday Memory Impairment of Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment
We evaluated everyday memory impairment in 24 patients with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) with the Rivermead Behavioral Memory Test (RBMT) and compared the scores with those of 48 age-, sex- andExpand
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