volume 30, issue 1, P101-108 2012
DOI: 10.3233/jad-2012-111934
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Lieke L. Smits, Yolande A.L. Pijnenburg, Esther L.G.E. Koedam, Annelies E. van der Vlies, Ilona E.W. Reuling, Teddy Koene, Charlotte E. Teunissen, Philip Scheltens, Wiesje M. van der Flier

Abstract: Alzheimer's disease (AD) in younger patients is associated with a higher prevalence of atypical symptoms. We examined neuropsychological performance according to age-at-onset. We assessed cognition in 172 patients with AD (81 early and 91 late onset) in five cognitive domains (memory, language, visuo-spatial functioning, executive functioning, attention). Dementia severity was assessed using the Mini-Mental State Examination (MMSE) and global cognitive decline using Cambridge Cognitive Examination (CAMCOG). An…

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