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    • 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 ...
    • Avaliação da relação entre funções cognitivas, ansiedade e depressão em mulheres com fibromialgia 

      Panico, Rubens Goulart [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2014-02-26)
      Fibromyalgia is the second most common rheumatologic disease in Brazil. Its prevalence varies between 2.5 % and 4.4 % population, affecting predominantly woman. Several studies have demonstrated the occurrence of cognitive ...
    • Ayahuasca in adolescence: A neuropsychological assessment 

      Doering-Silveira, Evelyn; Lopez, Enrique; Grob, Charles S.; Rios, Marlene Dobkin de; Alonso, Luisa K.; Tacla, Cristiane; Shirakawa, Itiro; Bertolucci, Paulo H.; Da Silveira, Dartiu X. (Haight-ashbury Publ, 2005-06-01)
      The purpose of the study was to evaluate neuropsychologically adolescents who use ayahuasca in a religious context. A battery of neuropsychological tests was administered to adolescents who use ayahuasca. These subjects ...
    • Desempenho cognitivo de pacientes com epilepsia do lobo temporal e epilepsia mioclônica juvenil: avaliação por meio da Escala WAIS-III 

      Noffs, Maria Helena Da Silva [UNIFESP]; Yazigi, Latife [UNIFESP]; Pascalicchio, Tatiana Frascareli [UNIFESP]; Caboclo, Luís Otávio Sales Ferreira [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2006-03-01)
      OBJECTIVES: To compare the results of a cognitive task of patients with epilepsy with two parameters: one provided by the Brazilian and the other by the US normative scores viewing the cultural differences. METHOD: Forty-five ...
    • Effects of regular cannabis use on neurocognition, brain structure, and function: a systematic review of findings in adults 

      Nader, Danilo A. [UNIFESP]; Sanchez, Zila M. [UNIFESP] (Taylor & Francis Inc, 2018)
      Background: Cannabis is the most used illicit drug worldwide. The long-standing consequences for the central nervous system associated with frequent cannabis use have not been well delineated and should be determined. ...
    • Funcionamento executivo em pacientes com esquizofrenia refratária 

      Vicente, Marcella de Oliveira [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-12-21)
      Background: Treatment resistance affects up to one third of patients with schizophrenia. Cognitive deficits, especially executive ones, have been considered core features of the illness. The nature of such deficits in ...
    • Is there correlation between cognition and functionality in severe dementia? The value of a performance-based ecological assessment for Alzheimer’s disease 

      Wajman, José Roberto [UNIFESP]; Oliveira, Fabricio Ferreira de [UNIFESP]; Marin, Sheilla de Medeiros Correia [UNIFESP]; Schultz, Rodrigo Rizek [UNIFESP]; Bertolucci, Paulo Henrique Ferreira [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2014-11-01)
      Objective Besides significant cognitive decline, patients in later stages of Alzheimer's disease (AD) also present global functional impairment, usually reported by their caregivers. This study searched for preserved ...
    • A longitudial study of a neuropsychological rehabilitation program in Alzheimer's disease 

      Abrisqueta-Gomez, Jacqueline [UNIFESP]; Canali, Fabiola [UNIFESP]; Vieira, Vera Lúcia Duarte [UNIFESP]; Aguiar, Ana Cristina P. [UNIFESP]; Ponce, Carmen S.c. [UNIFESP]; Brucki, Sonia Maria Dozzi [UNIFESP]; Bueno, Orlando Francisco Amodeo [UNIFESP] (Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2004-09-01)
      Our aim was to study the duration of benefits derived from a neuropsychological rehabilitation program (NRP) for dementia patients. METHOD: The participants in this study were three patients diagnosed as probable Alzheimer's ...
    • Neurodesenvolvimento e fenótipo cognitivo comportamental na síndrome kabuki 

      Luce, Ana Luiza Pilla [UNIFESP] (Universidade Federal de São Paulo (UNIFESP), 2016-08-25)
      Objective: To describe neurocognitive and behavioral aspects in pediatric patients diagnosed with Kabuki Syndrome, a rare genetic condition whose neurobehavioral phenotype is not well known and involves associations with ...
    • Neuropsychological assessment and quality of life in patients with refractory temporal lobe epilepsy related to hippocampal sclerosis 

      Mantoan, Marcele Araujo Silva [UNIFESP]; Silva, Tatiana Indelicato Da [UNIFESP]; Alonso, Neide Barreira [UNIFESP]; Noffs, Maria Helena Da Silva [UNIFESP]; Marques, Carolina Mattos [UNIFESP]; Rios, Leslie Bellido [UNIFESP]; Azevedo, Auro Mauro [UNIFESP]; Westphal-guitti, Ana Carolina [UNIFESP]; Sakamoto, Américo Ceiki [UNIFESP]; Yacubian, Elza Márcia Targas [UNIFESP] (Liga Brasileira de Epilepsia (LBE), 2006-12-01)
      INTRODUCTION: Epilepsy is a disorder that results in abnormal activity in a group of neurons that may have significant impact on the normal cognitive processes and behavior. Temporal lobe epilepsy (TLE) is the most frequent ...