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    • Adaptação e correlação entre instrumentos neuropsicológicos para avaliação e acompanhamento da doença de Alzheimer em fases avançadas 

      Wajman, José Roberto [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2012)
      Objetivo: foi objetivo principal deste projeto o estudo da correlacao entre instrumentos especificos para avaliacao de pacientes com demencia da doenca de Alzheimer em fases avancadas no que diz respeito a sua cognicao ...

    • Apathy Is not Associated with Performance in Brief Executive Tests in Patients with Mild Cognitive Impairment and Mild Alzheimer's Disease 

      Guimaraes, Henrique Cerqueira [UNIFESP]; Fialho, Patricia Paes; Carvalho, Viviane Amaral; Machado, Thais Helena; Santos, Etelvina Lucas; Caramelli, Paulo (Bentham Science Publ Ltd, 2014-01-01)
      Neuropsychological correlates of apathy in Alzheimer's disease (AD) may shed some light on the neurobiology of this behavioral disorder. Whereas previous research has suggested an association between apathy and executive ...

    • Applicability of the abbreviated neuropsychologic battery (NEUROPSI) in Alzheimer disease patients 

      Abrisqueta-Gomez, Jacqueline [UNIFESP]; Ostrosky-Solis, Feggy; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Bueno, Orlando Francisco Amodeo [UNIFESP] (Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, 2008-01-01)
      NEUROPSI is a brief neuropsychologic battery developed to briefly assess a wide spectrum of cognitive functions. The aim of this study was to examine the applicability of a Portuguese version of this battery and verify the ...

    • Applicability of the CERAD neuropsychological battery to Brazilian elderly 

      Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Okamoto, Ivan Hideyo [UNIFESP]; Brucki, Sonia Maria Dozzi [UNIFESP]; Siviero, Marilena Occhini [UNIFESP]; Toniolo Neto, João [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2001-09-01)
      There is a limited choice of psychometric tests for Portuguese speaking people which have been evaluated in well defined groups. A Portuguese version of CERAD neuropsychological battery was applied to a control group of ...

    • Apraxia de fala e apraxia não-verbal na doença de Alzheimer 

      Cera, Maysa Luchesi [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2010-01-27)
      Purpose: to assess the speech and orofacial apraxia in Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and identify praxic speech errors at different stages of the disease and to verify the similarity among their occurrences. Methods: thirty ...

    • Assessment of risk factors for earlier onset of sporadic Alzheimer's disease dementia 

      Oliveira, Fabricio Ferreira de [UNIFESP]; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Chen, Elizabeth Suchi [UNIFESP]; Smith, Marilia de Arruda Cardoso [UNIFESP] (Medknow Publications & Media Pvt Ltd, 2014-11-01)
      Background: Pharmacological treatment has mild effects for patients with Alzheimer's disease dementia (AD); therefore, the search for modifiable risk factors is an important challenge. Though risk factors for AD are widely ...

    • Associations of cerebrovascular metabolism genotypes with neuropsychiatric symptoms and age at onset of Alzheimer's disease dementia 

      de Oliveira, Fabricio F. [UNIFESP]; Chen, Elizabeth S. [UNIFESP]; Smith, Marilia C. [UNIFESP]; Bertolucci, Paulo H. [UNIFESP] (Assoc Brasileira Psiquiatria, 2017)
      Objective: To study associations of cerebrovascular metabolism genotypes and haplotypes with age at Alzheimer's disease dementia (AD) onset and with neuropsychiatric symptoms according to each dementia stage. Methods: ...

    • Caregiver awareness of cerebrovascular risk of patients with dementia due to Alzheimer's disease in São Paulo, Brazil 

      Oliveira, Fabricio Ferreira de [UNIFESP]; Wajman, Jose Roberto; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP] (Faculdade de Medicina da Universidade de São Paulo, 2014-07-01)
      BackgroundProper control of cerebrovascular risk is essential to prevent cognitive change in dementia due to Alzheimer’s disease (AD). ObjectiveTo investigate whether caregiver awareness to control cerebrovascular risk ...

    • Cerebellar volume in patients with dementia 

      Baldaçara, Leonardo [UNIFESP]; Borgio, João Guilherme Fiorani [UNIFESP]; Moraes, Walter André dos Santos [UNIFESP]; Lacerda, Acioly Luiz Tavares de [UNIFESP]; Montaño, Maria Beatriz Marcondes Macedo [UNIFESP]; Tufik, Sergio [UNIFESP]; Bressan, Rodrigo Affonseca [UNIFESP]; Ramos, Luiz Roberto [UNIFESP]; Jackowski, Andrea Parolin [UNIFESP] (Associação Brasileira de Psiquiatria - ABP, 2011-06-01)
      OBJECTIVE: The aim of this study was to examine the cerebellar volume of subjects at different stages of Alzheimer's disease and to investigate whether volume reductions in this structure are related to cognitive decline. ...

    • Comparação entre dois instrumentos de avaliação neuropsicológica para demencia grave 

      Wajman, José Roberto [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2005)
      Objetivo: Este trabalho tem como objetivos avaliar a correlação entre dois instrumentos de avaliação cognitiva. o Mini-exame do estado Mental-grave (MEEM-g) e a Bateria para Comprometimento Grave (SIB), e comparar a Escala ...