Everyday action impairment in Parkinson's disease dementia.

@article{Giovannetti2012EverydayAI,
  title={Everyday action impairment in Parkinson's disease dementia.},
  author={Tania Giovannetti and Priscilla Britnell and Laura Brennan and Andrew D. Siderowf and Murray Grossman and David J. Libon and Brianne Magouirk Bettcher and Francesca Rouzard and Joel S Eppig and Gregory A Seidel},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2012},
  volume={18 5},
  pages={787-98}
}
This study examined everyday action impairment in participants with Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD) by comparison with participants with Parkinson's disease-no dementia (PD) or Alzheimer's disease (AD) and in reference to a neuropsychological model. Participants with PDD (n = 20), PD (n = 20), or AD (n = 20) were administered performance-based measures of everyday functioning that allowed for the quantification of overall performance and error types. Also, caregiver ratings of functional… CONTINUE READING