Mervin Blair

Summary

Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
Country: Canada

Publications

  1. ncbi Quantitative and qualitative analyses of clock drawing in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    Mervin Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Health Care, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4V2
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:159-65. 2006
  2. ncbi A longitudinal study of language decline in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia
    Mervin Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Health Care, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:237-45. 2007
  3. ncbi Behavioural measures in frontotemporal lobar dementia and other dementias: the utility of the frontal behavioural inventory and the neuropsychiatric inventory in a national cohort study
    M Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Research Centre, St Joseph s Health Care, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:406-15. 2007
  4. ncbi Corticobasal degeneration and progressive aphasia
    Paul McMonagle
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Western Ontario, St Joseph s Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 67:1444-51. 2006
  5. doi What is semantic dementia?: a cohort study of diagnostic features and clinical boundaries
    Andrew Kertesz
    Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, University of Western Ontario, 268 Grosvenor St, London, ON N6A 4V2
    Arch Neurol 67:483-9. 2010
  6. ncbi The diagnosis and course of frontotemporal dementia
    Andrew Kertesz
    Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Hospital, London, and Department of Pathology, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:155-63. 2007
  7. ncbi The evolution and pathology of frontotemporal dementia
    Andrew Kertesz
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Hospital, London, Ontario N6A 4V2, Canada
    Brain 128:1996-2005. 2005
  8. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of dementia: 2. Diagnosis
    Howard H Feldman
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, and the University of British Columbia Hospital Clinic for Alzheimer s Disease and Related Disorders, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 178:825-36. 2008

Detail Information

Publications8

  1. ncbi Quantitative and qualitative analyses of clock drawing in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease
    Mervin Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Health Care, 268 Grosvenor Street, London, Ontario, Canada N6A 4V2
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 12:159-65. 2006
    ..In conclusion, both global and error analysis of the CDT helped discriminate the FTD group from controls and AD patients...
  2. ncbi A longitudinal study of language decline in Alzheimer's disease and frontotemporal dementia
    Mervin Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Health Care, London, Ontario, Canada
    J Int Neuropsychol Soc 13:237-45. 2007
    ..In conclusion, longitudinal language assessment provides us with a unique understanding of the evolution and progression of language deterioration in various dementias...
  3. ncbi Behavioural measures in frontotemporal lobar dementia and other dementias: the utility of the frontal behavioural inventory and the neuropsychiatric inventory in a national cohort study
    M Blair
    Department of Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Research Centre, St Joseph s Health Care, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
    Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 23:406-15. 2007
    ....
  4. ncbi Corticobasal degeneration and progressive aphasia
    Paul McMonagle
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, University of Western Ontario, St Joseph s Hospital, London, Ontario, Canada
    Neurology 67:1444-51. 2006
    ....
  5. doi What is semantic dementia?: a cohort study of diagnostic features and clinical boundaries
    Andrew Kertesz
    Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, University of Western Ontario, 268 Grosvenor St, London, ON N6A 4V2
    Arch Neurol 67:483-9. 2010
    ..To describe a large, clinically defined cohort of patients with semantic dementia (SD) that highlights important, sometimes overlooked features and to compare it with similar entities...
  6. ncbi The diagnosis and course of frontotemporal dementia
    Andrew Kertesz
    Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Hospital, London, and Department of Pathology, University of Western Ontario, Canada
    Alzheimer Dis Assoc Disord 21:155-63. 2007
    ..In conclusion, the clinical associations follow the tau-negative and tau-positive pathologic dichotomy to some extent, but there is too much overlap to consider the clinical groups or their associations separate diseases...
  7. ncbi The evolution and pathology of frontotemporal dementia
    Andrew Kertesz
    Department of Cognitive Neurology, St Joseph s Hospital, London, Ontario N6A 4V2, Canada
    Brain 128:1996-2005. 2005
    ....
  8. pmc Diagnosis and treatment of dementia: 2. Diagnosis
    Howard H Feldman
    Division of Neurology, Department of Medicine, University of British Columbia, and the University of British Columbia Hospital Clinic for Alzheimer s Disease and Related Disorders, Vancouver, BC
    CMAJ 178:825-36. 2008
    ..In this article, we provide physicians with practical guidance on the diagnosis of dementia based on recommendations from the Third Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia, held in March 2006...