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Memory impairment at initial clinical presentation in posterior cortical atrophy

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Posterior cortical atrophy (PCA) is characterized by core visuospatial and visuoperceptual deficits, and predominant atrophy in the parieto-occipital cortex. The most common underlying pathology is Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Existing diagnostic criteria suggest that episodic memory is relatively preserved. The aim of this study was to examine memory performance at initial clinical presentation in PCA, compared to early-onset AD patients (EOAD). 15 PCA patients and 32 EOAD patients, and 34 ...

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Published
Peer review status:
Peer reviewed
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Accepted manuscript

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10.3233/JAD-160018

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Department:
Oxford, MSD, Experimental Psychology
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Publisher:
IOS Press Publisher's website
Journal:
Journal of Alzheimer's Disease Journal website
Volume:
52
Issue:
4
Pages:
1245-1250
Publication date:
2016-06-07
Acceptance date:
2016-03-07
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EISSN:
1875-8908
ISSN:
1387-2877
URN:
uuid:1efd87a3-96df-4e2a-9abe-402fe743e466
Source identifiers:
618970
Local pid:
pubs:618970

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