Cognitive impairments in cerebellar degeneration: a comparison with Huntington's disease.

@article{Brandt2004CognitiveII,
  title={Cognitive impairments in cerebellar degeneration: a comparison with Huntington's disease.},
  author={Jason Brandt and Iracema Leroi and Elizabeth E O'Hearn and Adam Rosenblatt and Russell L. Margolis},
  journal={The Journal of neuropsychiatry and clinical neurosciences},
  year={2004},
  volume={16 2},
  pages={176-84}
}
To determine the specificity of cognitive impairments in patients with cerebellar degeneration (CD), the neuropsychological test performance of 31 CD patients was compared to that of 21 patients with Huntington's disease (HD) and 29 normal adults. The CD and HD groups did not differ in age, education, or duration of illness, and their overall severity on a quantified neurological examination was similar. Fifteen neuropsychological test variables were reduced to five underlying domains: motor… CONTINUE READING
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