Affiliation: Medical University
- From mild cognitive impairment to Alzheimer's disease - influence of homocysteine, vitamin B12 and folate on cognition over time: results from one-year follow-upJoanna Siuda
Katedra i Klinika Neurologii, SP Centralny Szpital Kliniczny SUM im prof K Gibińskiego, ul Medykow 14, 40 752 Katowice
Neurol Neurochir Pol 43:321-9. 2009..The aim of this study was therefore to assess the influence of vascular (genetic and environmental) risk factors on progression to dementia in an MCI group during a one-year period...
- Cerebral white matter lesions in patients with dementia - from MCI to severe Alzheimer's diseaseMagdalena Targosz-Gajniak
Department of Neurology, Aging, Vascular and Neurodegenerative Diseases, Central University Hospital, ul Medykow 14, 40 752 Katowice, Poland
J Neurol Sci 283:79-82. 2009..These lesions are supposed to be among the factors supporting the diagnosis of probable AD; however their correlation with the severity of dementia requires further studies...
- Vascular risk factors and intensity of cognitive dysfunction in MCIJoanna Siuda
Department of Neurology, Aging, Vascular and Neurodegenerative Diseases, Silesian Medical University, Central University Hospital, ul Medykow 14, 40 752 Katowice, Poland
J Neurol Sci 257:202-5. 2007..In conclusion we may suggest that more distinct cognitive deficit may indicate higher risk of developing dementia, that is why patients with MCI should be under special supervision, with at least annual neuropsychological evaluation...
- [Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome as a rare cause of recurrent facial nerve palsy]Grzegorz Opala
Department of Neurology, Aging, Degenerative and Cerebrovascular Diseases, Silesian Medical Academy, Central University Hospital, ul Medykow 14, 40 752 Katowice, Poland
Neurol Neurochir Pol 39:335-8. 2005..The authors describe the patient with a complete picture of Melkersson-Rosenthal syndrome and discuss the diagnosing process and treatment...