Sentence processing in Parkinson's disease.

  title={Sentence processing in Parkinson's disease.},
  author={Murray Grossman},
  journal={Brain and cognition},
  volume={40 2},
Parkinson's disease (PD) is a neurodegenerative condition that is associated with the depletion of dopamine (DA)-containing neurons in specific brain regions. This article reviews one consequence of this defect-sentence comprehension difficulty in nondemented patients with PD. The first section describes the pattern of cognitive deficits seen in patients with PD, focusing specifically on their difficulties with language processing. Subsequent sections relate the profile of cognitive impairments… CONTINUE READING

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