Philippe Cossette

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In view of the divergent literature concerning the long-term effects of ibotenic acid lesions of the nucleus basalis of Meynert (NBM) on the choline acetyltransferase (ChAT) activity in adult rat cerebral cortex, we have critically reassessed the issue of an eventual recovery of this enzymatic activity by sprouting of the residual acetylcholine (ACh)(More)
INTRODUCTION Midlife hypertension is associated with dementia in longitudinal studies while chronic hypotension in the elderly is associated with dementia onset. Orthostatic hypotension could influence cognitive performance in the elderly. The objective of this study was to assess the relationship between orthostatic hypotension and cognitive functions. (More)
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