Primary Progressive Aphasia (disorder)

Known as: Progressive Aphasia, Primary, PPA, Primary Progressive Aphasias 
A progressive form of dementia characterized by the global loss of language abilities and initial preservation of other cognitive functions. Fluent… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
This article provides a classification of primary progressive aphasia (PPA) and its 3 main variants to improve the uniformity of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2011
Highly Cited
2011
Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a clinical dementia syndrome characterized by progressive decline in language function but… (More)
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Review
2010
Review
2010
Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a disorder of declining language that is a frequent presentation of neurodegenerative… (More)
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Primary progressive aphasia is a clinical syndrome defined by progressive deficits isolated to speech and/or language, and can be… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
BACKGROUND The syndrome of primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is diagnosed when a gradual failure of word usage or comprehension… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is characterized by isolated decline in language functions. Semantic dementia and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE To identify predictors of Alzheimer's disease (AD) versus frontotemporal lobar degeneration pathology in primary… (More)
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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
OBJECTIVE Alzheimer's disease (AD) is found at autopsy in up to one third of patients with primary progressive aphasia (PPA), but… (More)
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
We performed a comprehensive cognitive, neuroimaging, and genetic study of 31 patients with primary progressive aphasia (PPA), a… (More)
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Review
2001
Review
2001
Primary progressive aphasia (PPA) is a focal dementia characterized by an isolated and gradual dissolution of language function… (More)
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