Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Known as: syndrome wernicke-korsakoff, Psychosis, Korsakoff, Korsakoff's syndrome 
An acquired cognitive disorder characterized by inattentiveness and the inability to form short term memories. This disorder is frequently associated… (More)
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Review
2009
Review
2009
AIM Presented is the neuroradiological signature of acute Wernicke's encephalopathy (WE), derived from different types of… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
Decision-making deficits reflected by risky decisions in gambling tasks have been associated with frontal lobe dysfunctions in… (More)
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2005
2005
Anterograde amnesia in Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is associated with diencephalic lesions, mainly in the anterior thalamic… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
This study reports FDG-PET findings in Wernicke-Korsakoff patients. Twelve patients suffering amnesia arising from the Korsakoff… (More)
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1995
1995
In the Western world previous studies have shown that the majority of cases of the Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome (WKS), which is… (More)
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1991
1991
We describe a patient who developed a severe loss of memory following intravenous feeding and intestinal surgery. The pattern of… (More)
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
In this study we report two experiments that investigate the acquisition of affective reactions. In Experiment 1, unfamiliar… (More)
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1984
1984
An unconscious patient had a differential diagnosis of coma. Traumatic, metabolic, and infectious origins were considered, but… (More)
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Review
1979
Review
1979
The authors study the role of thiamine-deficient diets in genetic variations contributing to Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome. 
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1978
1978
Four comatose patients were found to have the Wernicke-Krosakoff syndrome. All had a history of alcoholism, previous alcoholic… (More)
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