Preserved organization of semantic attributes in Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Nebes1990PreservedOO,
  title={Preserved organization of semantic attributes in Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={Robert D. Nebes and Christopher B. Brady},
  journal={Psychology and aging},
  year={1990},
  volume={5 4},
  pages={
          574-9
        }
}
This study investigated whether Alzheimer's disease (AD) disrupts the basic organization of the semantic attributes of concepts. Young and normal older subjects and AD patients were presented with a target concept followed by a stimulus word and were to decide whether the stimulus was related to the target. On those trials where it was, the stimulus was either a high-, medium-, or low-dominance attribute of the target. The higher the normative dominance, the more important the attribute to… CONTINUE READING
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