volume 25, issue 4, P707-717 2011
DOI: 10.3233/jad-2011-102133
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Kathryn P. Riley, Gregory A. Jicha, Daron Davis, Erin L. Abner, Gregory E. Cooper, Nancy Stiles, Charles D. Smith, Richard J. Kryscio, Peter T. Nelson, Linda J. Van Eldik, Frederick A. Schmitt

Abstract: Preclinical Alzheimer’s disease (pAD) reflects neuropathological findings of AD in cognitively normal subjects. The present study represents an effort to determine if differences could be identified in the longitudinal patterns of cognitive performance in persons classified as pAD compared to those who did not meet criteria for AD at autopsy. We included 121 subjects who were cognitively normal from baseline through their last assessment before death and who underwent autopsy. Participants were classified int…

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