The relationship between naming and semantic knowledge for different categories in dementia of Alzheimer's type

@article{Ralph1997TheRB,
  title={The relationship between naming and semantic knowledge for different categories in dementia of Alzheimer's type},
  author={Matthew A. Lambon Ralph and Karalyn Patterson and John R. Hodges},
  journal={Neuropsychologia},
  year={1997},
  volume={35},
  pages={1251-1260}
}
We studied the relationship between naming and semantic memory in a group of 10 patients with dementia of Alzheimer's type. In an extension to a previous cross-sectional study (Hodges, J. R. et al., Brain and Language, 1996, 54, 302-325), this relationship was investigated at two longitudinal points within each patient's cognitive decline. Two types of naming performance were compared: items that each patient named correctly at the first stage but failed to name at the second stage, as… CONTINUE READING

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