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TitleNeuro-ophthalmic syndromes and processing speed in multiple sclerosis
Author(s)Costa, Silvana Maria Lopes da
Gonçalves, Óscar F.
Chiaravalloti, Nancy D.
DeLuca, John
Almeida, Jorge Manuel Castelo Branco Albuquerque
Issue date2016
PublisherLippincott, Williams & Wilkins
JournalJournal of Neuro-Ophthalmology
Abstract(s)The impact of prior neuro-ophthalmic syndromes on the performance on vision-based neuropsychological tasks in patients with multiple sclerosis (MS) is unknown. Two groups of MS participants, one with (Msos+) and the other without (Msos-), a history of neuro-ophthalmic syndromes, underwent neuropsychological assessment and were compared with healthy age- and education-matched controls (HC). Participants with Msos+ performed significantly worse on the symbol digit modalities test than the Msos- (P < 0.03) and the HC groups (P < 0.01) and coding (P < 0.01). A clinical history of neuro-ophthalmic syndromes is associated with reduced performance on visual processing speed tasks.
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