Cognitive deficits and personality patterns in maternally versus paternally inherited myotonic dystrophy.

@article{Palmer1994CognitiveDA,
  title={Cognitive deficits and personality patterns in maternally versus paternally inherited myotonic dystrophy.},
  author={Barton W Palmer and Kyle Brauer Boone and Leon Chang and A Lee and Sa Black},
  journal={Journal of clinical and experimental neuropsychology},
  year={1994},
  volume={16 5},
  pages={
          784-95
        }
}
Neuropsychological functioning was compared between 7 myotonic dystrophy (MD) patients with maternal inheritance (mMD), 14 MD patients with paternal (pMD) inheritance, and 10 normal controls. Both groups evidenced slowed performance on a measure of information processing speed. However, the pMD group had an otherwise normal neuropsychological profile. In contrast, the mMD group exhibited abnormal scores on measures of intelligence, visual-construction, and some, albeit not all, measures of… CONTINUE READING

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