Table of Contents Author Guidelines Submit a Manuscript
Case Reports in Psychiatry
Volume 2012, Article ID 313906, 3 pages
http://dx.doi.org/10.1155/2012/313906
Case Report

Emotional Memory in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease: A Report of Two Cases

Department of Psychiatry, Nara Hospital, Kinki University School of Medicine, 1248-1 Otodacho, Ikoma City 630-0293, Japan

Received 27 April 2012; Accepted 8 July 2012

Academic Editors: D. De Leo and L. Dell'Osso

Copyright © 2012 Akira Okada and Junko Matsuo. This is an open access article distributed under the Creative Commons Attribution License, which permits unrestricted use, distribution, and reproduction in any medium, provided the original work is properly cited.

Linked References

  1. K. Fleming, S. H. Kim, M. Doo, G. Maguire, and S. G. Potkin, “Memory for emotional stimuli in patients with Alzheimer's disease,” American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease and other Dementias, vol. 18, no. 6, pp. 340–342, 2003. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  2. S. E. Moayeri, L. Cahill, Y. Jin, and S. G. Potkin, “Relative sparing of emotionally influenced memory in Alzheimer's disease,” NeuroReport, vol. 11, no. 4, pp. 653–655, 2000. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  3. R. R. Schultz, C. C. De Castro, and P. H. F. Bertolucci, “Memory with emotional content, brain amygdala and Alzheimer's disease,” Acta Neurologica Scandinavica, vol. 120, no. 2, pp. 101–110, 2009. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  4. M. J. Huijbers, H. C. Bergmann, M. G. M. O. Rikkert, and R. P. C. Kessels, “Memory for emotional pictures in patients with Alzheimer’s dementia: comparing picture-location binding and subsequent recognition,” Journal of Aging Research, vol. 2011, Article ID 409364, 9 pages, 2011. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar
  5. M. Ikeda, E. Mori, N. Hirono et al., “Amnestic people with Alzheimer's disease who remembered the Kobe earthquake,” British Journal of Psychiatry, vol. 172, pp. 425–428, 1998. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  6. M. F. Folstein, S. E. Folstein, and P. R. McHugh, “'Mini mental state'. A practical method for grading the cognitive state of patients for the clinician,” Journal of Psychiatric Research, vol. 12, no. 3, pp. 189–198, 1975. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  7. B. Reisberg, “Functional Assessment Staging (FAST),” Psychopharmacology Bulletin, vol. 24, no. 4, pp. 653–659, 1988. View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus
  8. K. K. Zakzanis, S. J. Graham, and Z. Campbell, “A Meta-analysis of structural and functional brain imaging in dementia of the Alzheimer's type: a neuroimaging profile,” Neuropsychology Review, vol. 13, no. 1, pp. 1–18, 2003. View at Publisher · View at Google Scholar · View at Scopus