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Prediction of probable Alzheimer's disease in memory-impaired patients
We determined whether a battery of neuropsychological tests could predict who would develop Alzheimer's disease (AD) in a group of 123 memory-impaired nondemented patients. Patients were followed… Expand
Recognition memory and verbal fluency differentiate probable Alzheimer disease from subcortical ischemic vascular dementia.
BACKGROUND Alzheimer disease (AD) and vascular dementia are among the most frequently occurring causes of dementia in the world, and their accurate differentiation is important because different… Expand
The acute period of recovery from traumatic brain injury: posttraumatic amnesia or posttraumatic confusional state?
OBJECT The goal of this study was to characterize more fully the cognitive changes that occur during the period of acute recovery after traumatic brain injury (TBI). METHODS The pattern of… Expand
The NINCDS‐ADRDA Work Group criteria for the clinical diagnosis of probable Alzheimer's disease
Neuropathologic confirmation is required to validate the NINCDS-ADRDA Work Group criteria for the clinical diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease (AD). Neuropathologic inclusion and exclusion criteria for… Expand
Cardiopulmonary bypass, temperature, and central nervous system dysfunction.
BACKGROUND Neurological injury is an important cause of morbidity and mortality after cardiac surgery. With the advent of warm heart surgery, the neuroprotective role of hypothermic cardiopulmonary… Expand
Sex differences among non-brain-damaged adults on the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scales: a review of the literature.
We reviewed studies of the performance of non-brain-damaged men and women on the Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scales (i.e., the Wechsler-Bellevue, Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale, and Wechsler Adult… Expand
A prospective study of the clinical utility of ApoE genotype in the prediction of outcome in patients with memory impairment
Article abstract-Given the relationship between the presence of ApoE epsilon 4 and Alzheimer's disease (AD), we studied whether knowledge of epsilon 4 status would predict which memory-impaired… Expand
Quality of life in patients 2 to 4 years after closed head injury.
This study evaluated quality of life in 78 patients with closed head injury (CHI) 2 to 4 years postinjury. Using both interview data and mean data from the Sickness Impact Profile questionnaire,… Expand
Predictors and indicators of quality of life in patients with closed-head injury.
- P. Klonoff, L. D. Costa, W. Snow
- Psychology, Medicine
- Journal of clinical and experimental…
- 1 October 1986
This study examined predictors and indicators of quality of life in 71 patients with closed-head injury (CHI), 2-4 years postinjury. Predictors included premorbid characteristics and acute… Expand