40 older adults (age > 60 years) with epilepsy (E) and 40 controls were administered a comprehensive test battery that included intelligence, attention, verbal memory, visual memory, fluency, language comprehension and visuo-perceptual/spatial skills. Older adults with E demonstrated impairements across all cognitive measures compared with the healthy controls (p <0.05).
|Translated title of the contribution||Epilepsy and older adults: 40 Focal epilepsy patients vs 40 healthy controls|
|Number of pages||2|
|Journal||Bollettino - Lega Italiana contro l'Epilessia|
|Publication status||Published - 2005|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Clinical Neurology