Charting the decline in spontaneous writing in Alzheimer's disease: a longitudinal study.

@article{ForbesMcKay2014ChartingTD,
  title={Charting the decline in spontaneous writing in Alzheimer's disease: a longitudinal study.},
  author={Katrina E Forbes-McKay and Mike Shanks and Annalena Venneri},
  journal={Acta neuropsychiatrica},
  year={2014},
  volume={26 4},
  pages={
          246-52
        }
}
OBJECTIVE This study aims to document the nature and progression of the spontaneous writing impairment observed in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) over a 12-month period using both a cross-sectional and prospective longitudinal design. METHODS Thirty-one minimal-moderate AD patients and 30 controls matched for age and socio-cultural background completed a simple and complex written description task at baseline. The AD patients then had follow-up assessments at 6 and 12 months… CONTINUE READING
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