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P 300 latency of the auditory evoked potential in dementia.
MedLine Citation:
PMID:  2265978     Owner:  NLM     Status:  MEDLINE    
Abstract/OtherAbstract:
A two-tone discrimination paradigm was employed to elicit the P 300 component of the event related brain potential from 10 demented patients. P 300 latency was found not to be prolonged in the dementia group compared to age normative predictions derived from a patient control group. This finding contrasts with a number of studies of demented patients that generally found P 300 latency to exceed normative data. It was concluded that the results of normal latency in dementia is obviously due to the control of medication and the exclusion of patients who were unable to perform the required counting task.
Authors:
K Ruessman; H D Sondag; U Beneicke
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Publication Detail:
Type:  Journal Article    
Journal Detail:
Title:  The International journal of neuroscience     Volume:  54     ISSN:  0020-7454     ISO Abbreviation:  Int. J. Neurosci.     Publication Date:  1990 Oct 
Date Detail:
Created Date:  1991-02-12     Completed Date:  1991-02-12     Revised Date:  2004-11-17    
Medline Journal Info:
Nlm Unique ID:  0270707     Medline TA:  Int J Neurosci     Country:  ENGLAND    
Other Details:
Languages:  eng     Pagination:  291-6     Citation Subset:  IM    
Affiliation:
Neurologische Klinik, Ev. und Johanniter-Krankenanstalten Duisburg-Nord/Oberhausen, F.R.G.
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MeSH Terms
Descriptor/Qualifier:
Adult
Age Factors
Aged
Dementia / physiopathology*
Evoked Potentials, Auditory*
Female
Humans
Intelligence
Male
Middle Aged
Reaction Time
Regression Analysis

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