Affiliation: University of Western Ontario
- Primary progressive semantic aphasia: a case studyA Kertesz
Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, University of Western Ontario, St Joseph s Health Centre, Lawson Research Institute, London, Canada
J Int Neuropsychol Soc 4:388-98. 1998....
- Familial frontotemporal dementia with ubiquitin-positive, tau-negative inclusionsA Kertesz
Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, St Joseph s Health Centre, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Neurology 54:818-27. 2000..To describe the clinical features, neuropathology, and genetic studies in a family with autosomal dominant frontotemporal dementia (FTD)...
- Right hemisphere semantic processing of visual words in an aphasic patient: an fMRI studyB T Gold
Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Research Centre, Lawson Research Institute, London, Ontario, Canada
Brain Lang 73:456-65. 2000..Examining results from functional neuroimaging studies on recovery in the context of innate hemispheric abilities may enable reconciliation of disparate claims about mechanisms supporting recovery from aphasia...
- Behavioural measures in frontotemporal lobar dementia and other dementias: the utility of the frontal behavioural inventory and the neuropsychiatric inventory in a national cohort studyM 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....
- Preserved visual lexicosemantics in global aphasia: a right-hemisphere contribution?B T Gold
Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer s Research Centre, St Joseph s Health Care London, London, Ontario, Canada
Brain Lang 75:359-75. 2000..The relative preservation of visual lexicosemantic abilities despite severe impairment to all aspects of phonological coding demonstrates the importance of the direct route to the meaning of single printed words...
- The overlapping syndromes of the pick complexA Kertesz
Department of Neurology, University of Western Ontario, London, Canada
Curr Alzheimer Res 8:224-8. 2011..Tau and progranulin mutations on Ch-17 and some others, point to molecular mechanisms. A glossary is provided to navigate the complex terminology...
- Improved outcomes in stroke thrombolysis with pre-specified imaging criteriaB Silver
Department of Clinical Neurological Sciences, London Health Sciences Centre, ON, Canada
Can J Neurol Sci 28:113-9. 2001..These findings suggest that imaging exclusion criteria may optimize the benefits of tPA...
- A Canadian cohort study of cognitive impairment and related dementias (ACCORD): study methods and baseline resultsH Feldman
Department of Medicine Neurology, Vancouver Hospital and Health Sciences Center, University of British Columbia, S192 2211 Wesbrook Mall, Vancouver, British Columbia V6T 2B5, Canada
Neuroepidemiology 22:265-74. 2003..4%, dementia with Lewy bodies 2.5%, and unclassifiable 1.8%. The ACCORD cohort will allow a detailed study of the longitudinal course of CIND, and the longer-term outcomes of both treated and untreated dementia subjects...
- Characterizing neuropsychiatric symptoms in subjects referred to dementia clinicsK R Peters
Department of Psychology, Trent University, Peterborough, Ontario, Canada
Neurology 66:523-8. 2006..To characterize the neuropsychiatric symptoms (NPS) of subjects classified as not cognitively impaired (NCI), cognitively impaired-not demented (CIND), and dementia...
- The Frontal Behavioural Inventory (Italian version) differentiates frontotemporal lobar degeneration variants from Alzheimer's diseaseA Alberici
Department of Neurological Sciences, University of Brescia, Pzz le Spedali Civili 1, I 25100 Brescia, Italy
Neurol Sci 28:80-6. 2007..FTLD patients showed a characteristic behavioural profile. The FBI might be a reliable and useful diagnostic tool for dementias in clinical practice...
- Galantamine in frontotemporal dementia and primary progressive aphasiaA Kertesz
Cognitive Neurology and Alzheimer Research Centre, St Joseph s Hospital, London, Ont, USA
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 25:178-85. 2008..The treatment of frontotemporal dementia (FTD) has been mainly symptomatic. Small randomized or open-label case control studies of neurotransmitters have been inconclusive. We tried galantamine in the 2 most common varieties of FTD...
- Safety and efficacy of galantamine in subjects with mild cognitive impairmentB Winblad
Karolinska Institutet, Alzheimer s Disease Research Center, Division of Geriatric Medicine, Stockholm, Sweden
Neurology 70:2024-35. 2008....
- Donepezil in vascular dementia: a randomized, placebo-controlled studyD Wilkinson
Memory Assessment and Research Centre, Moorgreen Hospital, Southampton, UK
Neurology 61:479-86. 2003..To evaluate the efficacy and tolerability of donepezil in patients with vascular dementia (VaD)...
- Diagnosis, classification and natural history of degenerative dementiasH Feldman
Division of Neurology, UBC Hospital, Vancouver, BC, Canada
Can J Neurol Sci 28:S17-27. 2001..This paper served as a background document for the working group of the Consensus Conference on Dementia (C3D) in February 1998 and has been revised subsequently for this publication...
- Heterogeneity within a large kindred with frontotemporal dementia: a novel progranulin mutationA C Bruni
Regional Neurogenetic Centre, Lamezia Terme, CZ, Italy
Neurology 69:140-7. 2007..Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) in several 17q21-linked families was recently explained by truncating mutations in the progranulin gene (GRN)...