Linguistic changes in verbal expression: a preclinical marker of Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Cuetos2007LinguisticCI,
  title={Linguistic changes in verbal expression: a preclinical marker of Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={Fernando Cuetos and Juan Carlos Arango-Lasprilla and Claram{\'o}nika Uribe and Claudia Valencia and Francisco Lopera},
  journal={Journal of the International Neuropsychological Society : JINS},
  year={2007},
  volume={13 3},
  pages={433-9}
}
Despite the many studies examining linguistic deterioration in Alzheimer's disease (AD), very little is known about changes in verbal expression during the preclinical phase of this disease. The objective of this study was to determine whether changes in verbal expression occur in the preclinical phase of AD. The sample consisted of 40 healthy Spanish speakers from Antioquia, Colombia. A total of 19 were carriers of the E280A mutation in the Presenilin 1 gene, and 21 were noncarrier family… CONTINUE READING

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