Is confrontation naming performance in Alzheimer's disease the nominal linguistic retrogenesis of normal development?

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We investigated confrontation naming performance of patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and normal children (NC) to see if the nature of naming performance of AD patients is the reversal of that in normal development. Sixty items of the Boston Naming Test were given to 78 AD patients (and 40 age- and education-matched normal elderly) and 1,080 NC (3- to… (More)
DOI: 10.1159/000331172

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@article{Kim2011IsCN, title={Is confrontation naming performance in Alzheimer's disease the nominal linguistic retrogenesis of normal development?}, author={HyangHee Kim and Ji Hye Yoon and Ji Eun Lee and Eun Jin Baek and Young Ho Sohn and Duk L. Na}, journal={European neurology}, year={2011}, volume={66 4}, pages={195-9} }