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Table 1 The results of neurocognitive tests

From: Longitudinal study of primary progressive aphasia in a patient with pathologically diagnosed Alzheimer’s disease: a case report

  Baseline 6 months after baseline 1 year after baseline 2 years after baseline
MMSE (out of 30) 14 12 11 6
ADAS-cog (out of 70) 29.7 36 39 52
FAB (out of 18) 9 8 7 5
WMS-R
Logical memory I (out of 50) 0 3 0 0
Logical memory II (out of 50) 0 0 0 0
WAIS-III
 Digit span
 Forward (out of 16) 6 5 5 3
 Backward (out of14) 5 4 2 2
ROCFT
 Copy (out of 36) 36 30 31 22
 Delayed recall (out of 36) 7 6 8 0
 JART (out of 50) 8 4 3 1
NPI (frequency × severity) N/A Apathy: 4 × 2
Abnormal eating: 4 × 2
Each of the other subtests: 0 × 0
N/A Agitation/Aggression: 2 × 2
Depression: 2 × 1
Apathy: 4 × 3
Euphoria: 1 × 2
Abnormal eating: 1 × 2
Each of the other subtests: 0 × 0
  1. ADAS-cog cognitive subscale of the Alzheimer‘s Disease Assessment Scale Japanese version, FAB frontal assessment battery, JART Japanese reading test, MMSE Mini-Mental State Examination, NPI Neuropsychiatric Inventory, RCPM Japanese Raven’s Coloured Progressive Matrices, ROCFT Rey-Osterrieth complex figure test, WAIS-III Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale–Third Edition, WMS-R Wechsler Memory Scale–Revised