Affiliation: Columbia University
- The neuropsychology of visual artistic productionAnjan Chatterjee
Department of Neurology and the Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, Hospital of the University of Pennsylvania, 3400 Spruce Street, 3 West Gates, Philadelphia, PA 19104, USA
Neuropsychologia 42:1568-83. 2004..For example, what forms can artistic representations take? How are visual features used descriptively and expressively? What roles do knowing and seeing play in depiction?..
- A comparison of self-report and caregiver assessment of depression, apathy, and irritability in Huntington's diseaseAnjan Chatterjee
Department of Neurology and Psychiatry, College of Physicians and Surgeons, Columbia University, NY, NY 10032, USA
J Neuropsychiatry Clin Neurosci 17:378-83. 2005..Caregiver assessment of patients' moods and apathy may be an acceptable alternative to patient self-report as patients' cognitive status worsens...
- Screening for frontotemporal dementias and Alzheimer's disease with the Philadelphia Brief Assessment of Cognition: a preliminary analysisDavid J Libon
New Jersey Institute for Successful Aging, University of Medicine and Dentistry of New Jersey, School of Osteopathic Medicine, Stratford, NJ 08084, USA
Dement Geriatr Cogn Disord 24:441-7. 2007..A neuropsychological screening instrument sensitive to neuropsychological deficits associated with Alzheimer's disease (AD) and patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) would be valuable for diagnostic evaluation...
- Letter selection and letter assembly in acquired dysgraphiaIrene P Kan
Department of Psychology, Center for Cognitive Neuroscience, University of Pennsylvania, USA
Cogn Behav Neurol 19:225-36. 2006..We explored the constituents of the graphemic buffer in a patient with acquired dysgraphia and tested the hypothesis that the graphemic buffer is composed of 2 dissociable components: letter selection and letter assembly...
- Biochemical and pathological characterization of frontotemporal dementia due to a Leu266Val mutation in microtubule-associated protein tau in an African American individualVivianna M Van Deerlin
Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research and Institute on Aging, University of Pennsylvania, 3600 Spruce St, 3 Maloney Bldg, Philadelphia, PA, 19104, USA
Acta Neuropathol 113:471-9. 2007..This is also the first reported case of any MAPT mutation in an individual of African American ethnicity...
- Frontotemporal dementia: clinicopathological correlationsMark S Forman
Center for Neurodegenerative Disease Research, Department of Pathology and Laboratory Medicine, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
Ann Neurol 59:952-62. 2006..This study assessed whether specific clinical features predict the underlying pathology...
- Biases in attentional orientation and magnitude estimation explain crossover: neglect is a disorder of bothMark Mennemeier
Department of Neurobiology and Developmental Sciences, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences, Little Rock 72205 7199, USA
J Cogn Neurosci 17:1194-211. 2005..We conclude that attentional orientation and magnitude estimation are necessary and sufficient to explain crossover and that bias in magnitude estimation is a core component of neglect...
- Cerebrospinal fluid profile in frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's diseaseMurray Grossman
Department of Neurology, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
Ann Neurol 57:721-9. 2005..We conclude that CSF tau levels are significantly reduced in many patients with FTD...
- Reduced endogenous control in alien hand syndrome: evidence from naturalistic actionTania Giovannetti
Temple University, Philadelphia, PA, USA
Neuropsychologia 43:75-88. 2005..These data provide experimental support for previous anecdotal observations about AH behavior in naturalistic settings, and are consistent with a unilateral defect in endogenous control...
- Distinct antemortem profiles in patients with pathologically defined frontotemporal dementiaMurray Grossman
Department of Neurology, 2 Gibson, University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine, 3400 Spruce St, Philadelphia, PA 19104 4283, USA
Arch Neurol 64:1601-9. 2007..Clinical-pathologic studies are crucial to understanding brain-behavior relations and improving diagnostic accuracy in neurodegenerative diseases...