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Working memory impairment in multiple sclerosis relapsing-remitting patients with episodic memory deficits
(Academia Brasileira de Neurologia - ABNEURO, 2010)
Episodic memory is impaired in multiple sclerosis (MS) patients, possibly because of deficits in working memory (WM) functioning. If so, WM alterations should necessarily be found in patients with episodic memory deficits, ...
The effects of a computer-based cognitive and physical training program in a healthy and mildly cognitive impaired aging sample
(Taylor & Francis, 2014-04)
OBJECTIVES: The Long Lasting Memories (LLM) program concerns a newly integrated platform which combines cognitive exercises with physical activity within the context of advanced technologies. The main objective of this ...
Mild cognitive impairment (part 1): Clinical characteristics and predictors of dementia
Objective: To critically review and evaluate existing knowledge on the conceptual limits and clinical usefulness of the diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and the neuropsychological assessment and short- and ...
What is the nature of the mind's pattern-recognition process?
(Elsevier Ltd, 2013)
If we look at the human mind as a pattern-recognition device, what is the nature of its pattern-recognizing? And how does it differ from the majority of pattern-recognition methods we have collectively devised over the ...
Early and late neurodegeneration and memory disruption after intracerebroventricular streptozotocin
(PERGAMON-ELSEVIER SCIENCE LTDOXFORD, 2012-10)
Glucose metabolism and insulin signaling disruptions in the brain have been proposed as a likely etiology of Alzheimer's disease. The aim of the present study was to investigate the time course of cognitive impairments ...
Systemic lupus erythematosus impairs memory cognitive tests not affected by depression
(SAGE Publications Ltd, 2014)
Objective: Our aim was to assess the contribution of depression to cognitive impairment in patients with systemic lupus erythematosus (SLE). Methods: Clinical features, education, age, and Hospital Anxiety and Depression ...
Intelligence functions disorders in patients with complex partial epilepsy
(Assoc Arquivos De Neuro- PsiquiatriaSao Paulo SpBrasil, 2004)
Questioning Chase and Simon's (1973) 'Perception in Chess': The 'experience recognition' hypothesis
Pattern recognition lies at the heart of the cognitive science endeavor. In this paper, we provide some criticism of this notion, using studies of chess as an example. The game of chess is, as significant evidence shows, ...