TITLE

Differential impairment of semantic and episodic memory in Alzheimer's and Huntington's diseases: a controlled prospective study

AUTHOR(S)
Hodges, J R; Salmon, D P; Butters, N
PUB. DATE
December 1990
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Dec1990, Vol. 53 Issue 12, p1089
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
journal article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66040311

 

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