The dual task paradigm (Baddeley et al. 1986; Della Sala et al. 1995) has been proposed as a sensitive measure of Alzheimer's dementia, early in the disease process.

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Type

Journal article

Journal

Psychol Med

Publication Date

01/2009

Volume

39

Pages

23 - 31

Keywords

Aged, Alzheimer Disease, Amnesia, Retrograde, Analysis of Variance, Cognition Disorders, Depressive Disorder, Diagnosis, Differential, Female, Humans, Male, Memory, Short-Term, Neuropsychological Tests, Predictive Value of Tests, Severity of Illness Index, Task Performance and Analysis, Trail Making Test