Cholinergic enhancement of episodic memory in healthy young adults

@article{Grn2005CholinergicEO,
  title={Cholinergic enhancement of episodic memory in healthy young adults},
  author={Georg Gr{\"o}n and Matthias Kirstein and Axel Thielscher and Matthias W Riepe and Manfred Spitzer},
  journal={Psychopharmacology},
  year={2005},
  volume={182},
  pages={170-179}
}
RationaleAcetylcholine esterase (AchE) inhibitors are known to remediate symptoms of Alzheimer's disease. However, only few systematic data exist on the effects of cholinergic treatment on cognitive functions in normal subjects.ObjectiveThis study evaluated the effects of donepezil, an inhibitor of AchE, on cognitive performance in young and healthy subjects.MethodsWe used a randomised double-blind parallel group placebo-controlled repeated measures design to investigate changes of cognitive… 
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