Executive dysfunction and depressive symptoms in cerebrovascular disease

Frisoni, G. B.; Trabucchi, M.; Kramer, J.
October 2002
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Oct2002, p462
Academic Journal
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