F Lopera

Summary

Affiliation: Universidad de Antioquia
Country: Colombia

Publications

  1. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics of hereditary cerebrovascular disease in a large family from Colombia]
    F Lopera
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, AA 5923, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 31:901-7. 2000
  2. ncbi request reprint [Clinical history in the study of a patient with dementia]
    F Lopera
    Programa de Neurociencias Facultad de Medicina Universidad de Antioquia Medellín, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 32:1187-91. 2001
  3. ncbi request reprint [Procesing of faces: neurological bases, disorders and evaluation]
    F Lopera
    Servicio de Neurología Clínica, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 30:486-90. 2000
  4. ncbi request reprint [Image characterization of Alzheimer's disease associated with the E280A-PS1 mutation. Case-control study: MRI findings]
    F Lopera
    Sección de Neurología Clínica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia
    Rev Neurol 29:6-12. 1999
  5. ncbi request reprint [Use of multidimensional scale for parents of children aged 6 to 11 for the diagnosis of attention deficit with hyperactivity]
    D A Pineda
    Programa de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 28:952-9. 1999
  6. ncbi request reprint [Validity and reliability of the CERAD-Col neuropsychological battery]
    D C Aguirre-Acevedo
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 45:655-60. 2007
  7. ncbi request reprint [Attention deficit hyperactivity behavioral phenotype dimensions of adults from Antioquian families using the Wender-Utah Scale -Spanish version]
    N Trujillo-Orrego
    Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 48:400-6. 2009
  8. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of complex segregation in a large family with hereditary cerebrovascular disease in Antioquia, Colombia]
    F Lopera
    Universidad de Antioquia, Programa de Neurociencias, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 32:222-5. 2001
  9. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of intrusive errors in a memory test as possible pre-clinical marker of familial Alzheimer disease, in E280A presenilin-1 mutation carrier]
    V Tirado
    Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Grupo de Neurociencias, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 47:290-4. 2008
  10. ncbi request reprint [Monitoring cognitive characteristics in a population with hereditary cerebrovascular disease (CADASIL) in Colombia]
    E Henao-Arboleda
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 45:729-33. 2007

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Publications31

  1. ncbi request reprint [Clinical characteristics of hereditary cerebrovascular disease in a large family from Colombia]
    F Lopera
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, AA 5923, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 31:901-7. 2000
    ..1. and is characterized by small-vessel disease of the cerebral. The clinical feature consists of migraine, recurrent strokes, mood changes and dementia...
  2. ncbi request reprint [Clinical history in the study of a patient with dementia]
    F Lopera
    Programa de Neurociencias Facultad de Medicina Universidad de Antioquia Medellín, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 32:1187-91. 2001
    ..To carry out a detailed review of the keys to diagnosis of different types of dementia whilst taking a clinical history...
  3. ncbi request reprint [Procesing of faces: neurological bases, disorders and evaluation]
    F Lopera
    Servicio de Neurología Clínica, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 30:486-90. 2000
    ..Lesions in any of these structures may give rise to alterations in the different steps of the cerebral processing of faces, amongst which prosopagnosia and prosopamnesia stand out...
  4. ncbi request reprint [Image characterization of Alzheimer's disease associated with the E280A-PS1 mutation. Case-control study: MRI findings]
    F Lopera
    Sección de Neurología Clínica, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia
    Rev Neurol 29:6-12. 1999
    ..47 of them were carriers of the mutation, 23 of those presented symptoms and 31 individuals being controls (non carriers of the mutation)...
  5. ncbi request reprint [Use of multidimensional scale for parents of children aged 6 to 11 for the diagnosis of attention deficit with hyperactivity]
    D A Pineda
    Programa de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 28:952-9. 1999
    ..The BASC is a multidimensional approach to evaluate the child behavior and it has been validated on the diagnosis of ADD/+H in North American children...
  6. ncbi request reprint [Validity and reliability of the CERAD-Col neuropsychological battery]
    D C Aguirre-Acevedo
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 45:655-60. 2007
    ..The CERAD neuropsychological battery has been widely used for evaluation and diagnosis of the cognitive deficit associated with AD. This instrument has been adapted to the Colombian culture (CERAD-Col) for the Neurosciences Group...
  7. ncbi request reprint [Attention deficit hyperactivity behavioral phenotype dimensions of adults from Antioquian families using the Wender-Utah Scale -Spanish version]
    N Trujillo-Orrego
    Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 48:400-6. 2009
    ..The Wender-Utah Rating Scale (WURS) has been used for retrospective screening of attention deficit hyperactivity disorders (ADHD) symptoms and its comorbidities...
  8. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of complex segregation in a large family with hereditary cerebrovascular disease in Antioquia, Colombia]
    F Lopera
    Universidad de Antioquia, Programa de Neurociencias, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 32:222-5. 2001
    ..In this family the parameter calculated, autosomal dominant model, and clinical feature strongly support the diagnostic of CADASIL, linkage analysis and sequentiation will be performed to determinate if mutant gene is Notch3...
  9. ncbi request reprint [Analysis of intrusive errors in a memory test as possible pre-clinical marker of familial Alzheimer disease, in E280A presenilin-1 mutation carrier]
    V Tirado
    Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Grupo de Neurociencias, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 47:290-4. 2008
    ..AIMS. To analyze and to compare the number and types of intrusive errors in the CERAD verbal memory test, administered to a genealogy of affected by familial AD, with E280A presenilin-1 mutation...
  10. ncbi request reprint [Monitoring cognitive characteristics in a population with hereditary cerebrovascular disease (CADASIL) in Colombia]
    E Henao-Arboleda
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 45:729-33. 2007
    ..The cognitive disorder varies according to the time elapsed since onset. It is a condition with a subcortical origin related to executive dysfunction, slowing, attention-related disorders and memory disorders...
  11. ncbi request reprint [Factorial and discriminant analyses of neuropsychological variables in familial and sporadic late onset Alzheimer disease]
    M Velasquez
    Grupo Biogenesis, Programa de Neurociencias, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 31:501-6. 2000
    ..There are evidences either supporting or rejecting the existence of differences in the behavior of neuropsychological variables between familial and sporadic cases of LOAD...
  12. ncbi request reprint [Prevalence of mild cognitive impairment, amnestic-type, in a Colombian population]
    E Henao-Arboleda
    Grupo de Neuropsicología y Conducta, Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 46:709-13. 2008
    ..Amnestic-type MCI is considered to be a stage prior to Alzheimer-type dementia. The prevalence of MCI varies from 1-29% and the existence of this diagnosis implies a risk of presenting dementia at 12% per year...
  13. ncbi request reprint [Specific impaired language development: a selective or generalised cognition problem]
    A Arboleda-Ramírez
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 44:596-600. 2007
    ....
  14. ncbi request reprint [Detection of antibodies to beta-amyloid in carriers of E280A mutation in the presenilin-1 gene]
    F Toro
    , Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, , Colombia
    Rev Neurol 29:1104-7. 1999
    ....
  15. ncbi request reprint [Periodontal disease as an early clinical sign of cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL)]
    E Luna-Maldonado
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 49:520-3. 2009
    ..The clinical signs of cerebral autosomal dominant arteriopathy with subcortical infarcts and leukoencephalopathy (CADASIL) are expressed mainly in the nervous system and recently reports also situate them in the retina...
  16. ncbi request reprint [Pneuropsychological disorders after occupational exposure to mercury vapors in El Bagre (Antioquia, Colombia)]
    V Tirado
    Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 31:712-6. 2000
    ..No changes were found in the control group. CONCLUSION: Exposure to mercury causes specific neuropsychological and behavior disorders in the absence of clinically detectable physical or physiological damage...
  17. ncbi request reprint [Comparison of neuropsychological performance according to the age of onset in subjects with Parkinson's disease and Parkinsonism]
    A L Ruiz-Rizzo
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Grupo de Neurociencias, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 49:123-30. 2009
    ..The most frequent cognitive disorder is executive dysfunction, although global deficits associated to late onset of the disease have also been reported...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Cognitive effects of combined memory and psychomotor training in elderly adults]
    C Valencia
    Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 46:465-71. 2008
    ..Among the intervention strategies commonly used, combined programmes like those involving memory and psychomotor skills have the greatest beneficial effects on cognition in the short and long term...
  19. ncbi request reprint [Performance of carriers and non-carriers of the E280A mutation for familial Alzheimer's disease in a naming test]
    V Tirado
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 39:322-6. 2004
    ..Cognitive, neuroanatomical, neurophysiological and genetic markers have been reported. One of the preclinical cognitive markers is anomia and it is often assessed using visual naming tests...
  20. ncbi request reprint Clinical features of early-onset Alzheimer disease in a large kindred with an E280A presenilin-1 mutation
    F Lopera
    Department of Neurology, Antioquia University School of Medicine, Medellin, Colombia
    JAMA 277:793-9. 1997
    ..To characterize clinical features of a very large pedigree with early-onset Alzheimer disease (AD) in which all affected individuals carry the identical glutamic acid-to-alanine mutation at codon 280 in the presenilin-1 gene...
  21. ncbi request reprint [A description of semantic memory performance in a sample of the Antioquian population]
    E Lara-Useche
    Grupo de Neuropsicología y Conducta, Universidad de San Buenaventura, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 42:272-6. 2006
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint [Confirmation of the high prevalence of attention deficit disorder in a Colombian community]
    D A Pineda
    Grupo de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 32:217-22. 2001
    ..Preschool children have lower prevalence (6.2%) than school 6 to 11 year old children (22.6%) and adolescents (21.6%). CONCLUSION: A higher prevalence of ADHD was confirmed in Colombian population...
  23. ncbi request reprint [Discrimination between genetic factors in attention deficit]
    F Lopera
    Programa de Neurociencias, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 28:660-4. 1999
    ..Gene frequency of the major gene was 3% in the general population of Antioquia and its penetrance was closed to 30%. CONCLUSION: Some cautions and aspects related to the bias of the interview and diagnosis of the parents are discussed...
  24. ncbi request reprint [Clinical and neuropsychological characteristics of Huntington's disease: a review]
    J C Arango-Lasprilla
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 37:758-65. 2003
    ..Huntington's disease is a dominant autosomic neurodegenerative disorder. This article's objective is to provide an up-to-date description of the clinical and neuropsychological manifestations over the course of the disease...
  25. ncbi request reprint [A system of multidimensional behavior assessment. A scale for parents of children from 6 to 11 years of age. Colombian version]
    D A Pineda
    Programa de Neurociencias de Antioquia, Universidad de Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 28:672-81. 1999
    ..Behavioral Assessment System for Children (BASC) has demonstrated to be useful in the diagnosis of Attention Deficit Disorder (ADD)...
  26. ncbi request reprint A novel Cys212Tyr founder mutation in parkin and allelic heterogeneity of juvenile Parkinsonism in a population from North West Colombia
    N Pineda-Trujillo
    Laboratorio de Genetica Molecular, Facultad de Medicina, Universidad de Antioquia, A A 1226 Medellin, Colombia
    Neurosci Lett 298:87-90. 2001
    ..The concomitant presence of founder effects and allelic heterogeneity in Antioquia might relate to the founding admixture at the origin of this population...
  27. ncbi request reprint [Perinatal factors associated with attention deficit/hyperactivity diagnosis in Colombian Paisa children]
    D A Pineda
    Universidad de San Buenaventura Facultad de Psicologia, Medellin, Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 36:609-13. 2003
    ..Some perinatal factors have been associated with attention d ficit/hyperactivity disorder (ADHD)...
  28. ncbi request reprint Clinical and cerebral blood flow changes in catatonic patients treated with ECT
    R Escobar
    Psychiatric Inpatient Unit, Department of Psychiatry, Hospital San Vicente de Paul, University of Antioquia, Calle 64 51 d, Medellin, Colombia
    J Psychosom Res 49:423-9. 2000
    ..To determine changes in clinical manifestations and cerebral blood flow (CBF) before and after administration of ECT to patients with catatonia due to schizophrenia or mood disorders...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Tumour of the corpus callosum: the association between interhemispheric disconnection and an anterograde amnesia syndrome]
    J Bustamante
    Universidad de Antioquia, Facultad de Medicina, Grupo de Neurociencias, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 43:207-12. 2006
    ....
  30. ncbi request reprint [Specific developmental language disorder: a theoretical approach to its diagnosis, aetiology and clinical symptoms]
    R Castro-Rebolledo
    Grupo de Neurociencias, Universidad de Antioquia, Medellin, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 39:1173-81. 2004
    ..This article presents an updated review about the definition, diagnostic criteria, classifications, etiology and the evolution of the specific language impairment (SLI)...
  31. ncbi request reprint [Neuronal DNA damage correlates with a positive detection of c-Jun, nuclear factor kB, p53 and Par-4 transcription factors in Alzheimer's disease]
    G P García-Ospina
    Facultad de Medicina, Departamento de Medicina Interna, Grupo de Neurociencias, Universidad de Antioquía Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia
    Rev Neurol 36:1004-10. 2003
    ....