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Chilean version of the INECO Frontal Screening (IFS-Ch): Psychometric properties and diagnostic accuracy Versão Chilena Do Rastreio Frontal Ineco: Propriedades Psicométricas E Utilidade Diagnóstica
Objective: This study sought to analyze the psychometric properties and diagnostic accuracy of the Chilean version of the INECO Frontal Screening (IFS-Ch) in a sample of dementia patients and control subjects. Methods: ...
Cognitive impairment in agricultural workers and nearby residents exposed to pesticides in the Coquimbo Region of Chile
Chronic exposure to organophosphate pesticides is a worldwide public health concern associated with several psychiatric disorders and dementia. Most existing studies on the effects of pesticides only evaluate agricultural ...
Cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease: Links with oxidative stress and cholesterol metabolism
Oxidative stress has been implicated in the progression of a number of neurodegenerative diseases, including Alzheimer's disease (AD), Parkinson's disease and amyotrophic lateral sclerosis. We carried out an in-depth study ...
Olfactory deficits and cognitive dysfunction in Parkinson's disease
Background: Olfactory deficits and executive dysfunction have been reported in Parkinson's disease (PD). However, the association between these deficits has not been thoroughly examined. Methods: We studied 44 PD subjects ...
Neurological soft signs (NSS) and cognitive deficits in HIV associated neurocognitive disorder
Neurological soft signs (NSS) are frequently found in severe mental disorders, such as Alzheimer's disease, schizophrenia or HIV associated neumcognitive disorder (HAND) which includes asymptomatic neumcognitive impairment ...