EEG frequency analysis in demented and nondemented parkinsonian patients Academic Article uri icon

abstract

  • Three groups of 10 subjects each, two with idiopathic PD and one control group, participated in the study. The PD patients were recruited from our outpatient clinic, and were diagnosed independently by two neurologists and followed up for at least 1 year. Patients were selected in pairs, matched for age, sex. motor status and drug treatment but discordant for dementia (table 1). All pa … © 1994 S. Kargcr AG, Basel 1013–7424/94/0051–0023 $5.00/0 Table 1. Clinical features of demented and nondemented patients with PD Case Sex Hoehn and Yahr Demented age short … 3 78 87 5 2 M m … 10 78 88 7 3 M i … 2 76 93 2 4 M II … 7 66 80 5 5 M in … 10 65 90 8 6 M n … 4 77 90 3 8 F ra … 4 66 88 2 9 F in … 11 69 96 11 10 F II … 6.1 ±3.3 72.1 ±5–2 89.9 ±4.6 5.6 ±3.3 and Yahr's classification [8]. The diagnosis of dementia was made clinically using DSM-III-R criteria and confirmed by the use of a Hebrew questionnaire which was …

publication date

  • January 1, 1994