Preserved Morphological Decomposition in Persons With Alzheimer's Disease
- Alzheimer's disease: recent advances and future prospects. Deakin, J.F.W. // British Medical Journal (Clinical Research Edition);11/5/1983, Vol. 287 Issue 6402, p1323
Examines the basis of dementia in understanding alzheimer disease. Advancement on the information of the disease; Description on the reduction of activity of the enzyme choline acetyltransferase in cerebral cortex; Suggestion of the result of the neuroanatomical study.
- Putting understanding up front. Perkins, David; Blythe, Tina // Educational Leadership;Feb1994, Vol. 51 Issue 5, p4
Focuses on the methods to develop understanding in classrooms. Efforts of three teachers in Massachusetts to engage students in subject-matter learning; Creation of lesson plans based on a four-part framework developed by teachers in the Boston area and researchers at the Harvard Graduate School...
- Thematic Role Focusing by Participle Inflections: Evidence From Conceptual Combination. Ferretti, Todd R.; Gagné, Christina L.; McRae, Ken // Journal of Experimental Psychology. Learning, Memory & Cognition;Jan2003, Vol. 29 Issue 1, p118
The authors examined how people integrate knowledge of agents and patients of events with the temporal and causal properties of present and past participles to constrain interpretation of isolated participle-noun phrases like arresting cop and arrested crook. Good-agent head nouns were more...
- Power politics. Dolan, Brian // Emergency Nurse;May2003, Vol. 11 Issue 2, p1
Editorial. Offers several interpretations on the adage 'knowledge is power.' Parallels between the use of knowledge as power and traditional understanding of what makes a profession; Significance of drawing on clinical knowledge and translating it into a language that patients can understand;...
- THE BORN. CARRELLA, VINCENT LOUIS // Still Point Arts Quarterly;Fall2016, Issue 23, p36
The article explores the idea behind each monument of stone and the context beyond comprehension.
- WORTH THE SCHLEP. // Baltimore Jewish Times;6/27/2014, Vol. 338 Issue 9, p33
A calendar of Jewish community events for Baltimore, Maryland in June 2014 is presented which includes summer fun day, outdoor movie and pizza party, and a session titled "Living with Alzheimer's."
- Topic-vehicle interaction in metaphor comprehension. McGlone, Matthew S.; Manfredi, Deanna A. // Memory & Cognition;Dec2001, Vol. 29 Issue 8, p1209
Examines the vehicle for interaction in metaphor comprehension. Creation of interactive property attribution model; Use of priming paradigm to test the implication of the different model; Evaluation on the language comprehension.
- Semantic Memory Disorders in Alzheimer's Disease: Clues from Semantic Priming Effects. Giffard, B�n�dicte; Desgranges, B�atrice; Eustache, Francis // Current Alzheimer Research;Oct2005, Vol. 2 Issue 4, p425
Semantic memory deficits are a common landmark in Alzheimer's disease, but the nature of these impairments remains to be clarified. The tests used to explore this memory system are not specific and involve cognitive processes often disturbed in Alzheimer's disease. A complementary way to...
- Picture priming in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. Ballesteros, Soledad; Reales, José M.; Mayas, Julia // Psicothema;May2007, Vol. 19 Issue 2, p239
Picture priming in normal aging and Alzheimer's disease. The present study investigated age invariance for naming pictures and whether implicit memory is spared in Alzheimer's disease (AD). During the study phase, young adults, AD patients, and older controls were shown outlines of familiar...