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Executive function and uptake of 99mTc-exametazime shown by single photon emission tomography after oral idazoxan in probable Alzheimer-type dementia.

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Preliminary reports suggest improved executive function in patients with lobar dementia after treatment with single doses of the alpha 2 adrenoceptor antagonist, idazoxan. The potential for use in probable Alzheimer-type dementia prompted the present study. Fifteen patients with probable Alzheimer-type dementia were examined twice with neuropsychological measures and 14 also with single photon emission tomography (SPET) after a single double blind oral administration of 40 mg idazoxan or plac...

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10.1007/s002130050305

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Journal:
Psychopharmacology
Volume:
131
Issue:
4
Pages:
371-378
Publication date:
1997-06-05
DOI:
EISSN:
1432-2072
ISSN:
0033-3158
URN:
uuid:f8d24acd-579e-477d-b09d-0e3152402e99
Source identifiers:
139306
Local pid:
pubs:139306

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