Andrea Slachevsky

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Affiliation: Universidad de Chile
Country: Chile

Publications

  1. ncbi Frontal assessment battery and differential diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer disease
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Récherche Médicale E 007 and Fédération de Neurologie, Hopital de la Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Arch Neurol 61:1104-7. 2004
  2. doi [The contribution of neuroscience to the understanding of moral behavior]
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Departamento de Ciencias Neurologicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:419-25. 2009
  3. ncbi Neuroanatomical basis of behavioral disturbances in patients with prefrontal lesions
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Programme of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM and Department of Neurological Sciences, School of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Biol Res 39:237-50. 2006
  4. ncbi Psychosis-related matricide associated with a lesion of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex
    Gricel Orellana
    Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación Universidad de Chile, Periodista José Carrasco Tapia N 75, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 41:401-6. 2013
  5. doi Platelet tau pattern correlates with cognitive status in Alzheimer's disease
    Gonzalo Farías
    Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, Faculty of Sciences, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis 31:65-9. 2012
  6. ncbi Tau Platelets Correlate with Regional Brain Atrophy in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Physiopathology Department, ICBM and East Neuroscience Department, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis . 2016
  7. ncbi [Frontotemporal dementia non familial and generalized epilepsy]
    Patricio Fuentes
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Chile
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:1016-20. 2005
  8. doi The CUIDEME Study: determinants of burden in chilean primary caregivers of patients with dementia
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Unidad de Neurología Cognitiva y Demencias, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis 35:297-306. 2013
  9. pmc Executive attention impairment in first-episode schizophrenia
    Gricel Orellana
    Departamento de Psiquiatría Oriente, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Av Salvador 486, Providencia, Santiago, Chile
    BMC Psychiatry 12:154. 2012
  10. ncbi CADASIL presenting with a movement disorder: a clinical study of a Chilean kindred
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Nuclear Medicine and Dermatology, Clinica Las Condes and Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 21:1008-12. 2006

Detail Information

Publications17

  1. ncbi Frontal assessment battery and differential diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer disease
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Institut National de la Santé et de la Récherche Médicale E 007 and Fédération de Neurologie, Hopital de la Salpetriere, Paris, France
    Arch Neurol 61:1104-7. 2004
    ..The Frontal Assessment Battery (FAB) has previously been validated in diseases associated with a frontal lobe dysfunction...
  2. doi [The contribution of neuroscience to the understanding of moral behavior]
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Instituto de Ciencias Biomedicas, Departamento de Ciencias Neurologicas, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 137:419-25. 2009
    ..This paper concludes with the suggestion that a satisfactory clinical/legal evaluation of a patient requires that the neural basis of moral behavior should be taken into account...
  3. ncbi Neuroanatomical basis of behavioral disturbances in patients with prefrontal lesions
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Programme of Molecular and Clinical Pharmacology, ICBM and Department of Neurological Sciences, School of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Biol Res 39:237-50. 2006
    ..On the contrary, cognitive abilities are globally impaired in prefrontal patients. Results are discussed in relation to current models of the organization of the prefrontal cortex and its role on behavior control...
  4. ncbi Psychosis-related matricide associated with a lesion of the ventromedial prefrontal cortex
    Gricel Orellana
    Centro de Investigación Avanzada en Educación Universidad de Chile, Periodista José Carrasco Tapia N 75, Santiago, Chile
    J Am Acad Psychiatry Law 41:401-6. 2013
    ..Furthermore, this case has legal implications for the prosecution of murder associated with a brain lesion. ..
  5. doi Platelet tau pattern correlates with cognitive status in Alzheimer's disease
    Gonzalo Farías
    Laboratory of Cellular and Molecular Neurosciences, Faculty of Sciences, University of Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis 31:65-9. 2012
    ..7% and specificity of 73.7%, respectively. We also found that platelet tau displays a significantly higher correlation with the presence of AD than the analyses of platelet AβPP...
  6. ncbi Tau Platelets Correlate with Regional Brain Atrophy in Patients with Alzheimer's Disease
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Physiopathology Department, ICBM and East Neuroscience Department, Faculty of Medicine, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis . 2016
    ..Intracellular neurofibrillary tangles are part of the core pathology of Alzheimer's disease (AD), which are mainly composed of hyperphosphorylated tau protein...
  7. ncbi [Frontotemporal dementia non familial and generalized epilepsy]
    Patricio Fuentes
    Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Chile
    Arq Neuropsiquiatr 63:1016-20. 2005
    ..EEG showed widespread slowness and sporadic irritative activity in frontotemporal regions. Anterior cortical atrophy in CT scan and bilateral frontotemporal hypoperfusion in SPECT. Labs exams and CSF were normal...
  8. doi The CUIDEME Study: determinants of burden in chilean primary caregivers of patients with dementia
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Unidad de Neurología Cognitiva y Demencias, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Region Metropolitana, Chile
    J Alzheimers Dis 35:297-306. 2013
    ..Studies assessing burden in caregivers of patients with dementia and its determinants are scarce in Latin America...
  9. pmc Executive attention impairment in first-episode schizophrenia
    Gricel Orellana
    Departamento de Psiquiatría Oriente, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Av Salvador 486, Providencia, Santiago, Chile
    BMC Psychiatry 12:154. 2012
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  10. ncbi CADASIL presenting with a movement disorder: a clinical study of a Chilean kindred
    Marcelo Miranda
    Department of Neurology, Nuclear Medicine and Dermatology, Clinica Las Condes and Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Mov Disord 21:1008-12. 2006
    ..Our report emphasizes that CADASIL must be considered in the study of patients with secondary dystonia...
  11. doi Test Your Memory-Spanish version (TYM-S): a validation study of a self-administered cognitive screening test
    Carlos Muñoz-Neira
    Unidad de Neurología Cognitiva y Demencias, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 29:730-40. 2014
    ..To develop the Test Your Memory (TYM)-Spanish version (TYM-S), a self-administered cognitive screening test, in a Chilean older sample and to estimate its psychometric properties and diagnostic accuracy...
  12. ncbi [An update on the treatment of psychological and behavioral symptoms associated to dementia]
    Andrea Slachevsky
    Unidad de Neurología Cognitiva y Demencias, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 133:1242-51. 2005
    ..This article reviews recent advances in the treatment of most common and disruptive behavioral disturbances...
  13. pmc Cognitive impairment and Alzheimer's disease: Links with oxidative stress and cholesterol metabolism
    Alejandra Sekler
    Center of Cognitive Neurosciences, International Center for Biomedicine ICC, Providencia 455, Dept 303, Providencia, Santiago, Chile
    Neuropsychiatr Dis Treat 4:715-22. 2008
    ..Significant differences in AOC were found between subgroups. The different correlations between cognitive impairment of subgroups of subjects with the oxidative stress profile are discussed in the context of AD pathogenesis...
  14. pmc Executive functioning in schizophrenia
    Gricel Orellana
    Departamento de Psiquiatría Oriente, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Chile, Santiago, Chile
    Front Psychiatry 4:35. 2013
    ..Disorders in EFs may be considered central facts with respect to schizophrenia and it has been suggested that negative symptoms may be explained by that executive dysfunction. ..
  15. ncbi [An update on the pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer disease]
    Patricio Fuentes
    Unidad de Neurología Cognitiva y Demencias, Servicio de Neurologia, Hospital del Salvador, Santiago, Chile
    Rev Med Chil 133:224-30. 2005
    ..This article reviews the main drugs available for Alzheimer disease and some future therapeutic perspectives...
  16. ncbi Transcranial sonography findings in welding-related Parkinsonism in comparison to Parkinson's disease
    Uwe Walter
    Department of Neurology, University of Rostock, Rostock, Germany
    Mov Disord 23:141-5. 2008
    ..In contrast, lenticular nucleus was hyperechogenic in both WP patients but only in one of the PD patients. TCS findings suggest a different pathophysiology of Parkinsonism in WP and PD patients...
  17. ncbi [Preliminary validation of a smelling test in a sample of Chilean population and its role in the differential diagnosis of Parkinson s disease]
    Marcelo Miranda
    Rev Med Chil 134:1071-2. 2006