The Effect of Cognitive Training in Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Alzheimer's Disease: A Preliminary Study

@inproceedings{Hwang2012TheEO,
  title={The Effect of Cognitive Training in Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Early Alzheimer's Disease: A Preliminary Study},
  author={Hye Ran Hwang and Seong Hye Choi and Dae Hyun Yoon and Byung-Nam Yoon and Young Ju Suh and Daehyung Lee and Im-Tae Han and Chang-Gi Hong},
  booktitle={Journal of clinical neurology},
  year={2012}
}
BACKGROUND AND PURPOSE The objective of this study was to determine the benefits of cognitive training in patients with amnestic mild cognitive impairment (aMCI) and those with early Alzheimer's disease (AD). METHODS Eleven patients with aMCI and nine with early AD (stage 4 on the Global Deterioration Scale) participated in this study. Six participants with aMCI and six with AD were allocated to the cognitive training group, while five participants with aMCI and three with AD were allocated… CONTINUE READING