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Semantic processing in connected speech at a uniformly early stage of autopsy-confirmed Alzheimer's disease.

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OBJECTIVE: The aim of the present study was to quantify the semantic content of connected speech produced by patients at a uniformly early stage of pathologically proven Alzheimer's disease (AD). A secondary aim was to establish whether semantic units were reduced globally, or whether there was a disproportionate reduction of specific classes of information. METHOD: Discourse samples were obtained from 18 AD patients and 18 matched controls, all pathologically confirmed. Semantic unit identi...

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10.1037/a0031288

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Neuropsychology
Volume:
27
Issue:
1
Pages:
79-85
Publication date:
2013-01-01
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EISSN:
1931-1559
ISSN:
0894-4105
Source identifiers:
445560
Language:
English
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pubs:445560
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uuid:a70f9a70-3b50-47c2-9911-b1ffc42599de
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pubs:445560
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2014-02-08

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