Visual reproduction on the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised as a predictor of Alzheimer's disease in Japanese patients with mild cognitive impairments.

@article{Hori2013VisualRO,
  title={Visual reproduction on the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised as a predictor of Alzheimer's disease in Japanese patients with mild cognitive impairments.},
  author={Takumi Hori and Nobuo Sanjo and Makoto Tomita and Hidehiro Mizusawa},
  journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders},
  year={2013},
  volume={35 3-4},
  pages={165-76}
}
BACKGROUND The Visual Reproduction (VR) test is used to assess mild cognitive impairment (MCI), but the characteristics of visual memory in Japanese MCI patients remain unclear. METHODS VR scores of 27 MCI patients were evaluated using the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised. Scores of MCI, no-dementia, and Alzheimer's disease (AD) groups were then compared. RESULTS The annual conversion rate of MCI to AD was 18.8%. Mean VR-I and VR-II baseline scores for MCI patients were 33.3 ± 5.6 and 20.5… CONTINUE READING

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  • AG S.Karger, Basel
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Visual Reproduction on the Wechsler Memory Scale-Revised as a Predictor of Alzheimer’s Disease in Japanese Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairments

  • AG S.Karger, Basel Hori
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