Immediate Benefit of Art on Pain and Well-Being in Community-Dwelling Patients with Mild Alzheimer's

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Ahead of Print. Objective:The present report aims to evaluate whether singing intervention can bring an immediate benefit that is greater than the one provided by painting intervention on pain and well-being.Methods:Fifty-nine mild patients with Alzheimer disease were randomized to a 12-week singing (n = 31) or painting group (n = 28). In the present analysis, the immediate evolution of pain and well-being was compared across sessio...
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The Efficacy of General Practitioner Assessment of Cognition in Chinese Elders Aged 80 and Older

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Ahead of Print. Objectives:This study examined the efficacy of the General Practitioner Assessment of Cognition–Chinese version (GPCOG-C) in screening dementia and mild cognitive impairment (MCI) among older Chinese.Methods:Survey questionnaires were administered to 293 participants aged 80 or above from a university hospital in mainland China. Alzheimer disease and MCI were diagnosed in light of the National Institute on Aging and ...
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Purkinje Cells Pathology in Alzheimer’s Disease

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Ahead of Print. Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is one of the main causes of dementia in senium and presenium. It is clinically characterized by memory impairment, deterioration of intellectual faculties, and loss of professional skills. The cerebellum is a critical part in the distributed neural circuits participating not only in motor function but also in autonomic, limbic, and cognitive behaviors. In present study, we aim to investigate...
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Effect of Different Sources Support on Adaptation in Families of Patient With Moderate-to-Severe Dementia in China

American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease &Other Dementias®, Ahead of Print. Effect of Different Sources Support on Adaptation in Families of Patient With Moderate-to-Severe Dementia in ChinaEffect of Different Sources Support on Adaptation in Families of Patient With Moderate-to-Severe Dementia in ChinaAlzheimers{$excerpt:n}
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