Social cognitive impairment in early Parkinson’s disease: A novel “mild impairment”?

Social cognitive impairment in early Parkinson’s disease: A novel “mild impairment”?
Parkinsonism Relat Disord. 2021 Mar 4:S1353-8020(21)00072-9. doi: 10.1016/j.parkreldis.2021.02.023. Online ahead of print.ABSTRACTINTRODUCTION: Social cognition (SC) deficit has recently been described in the early stages of Parkinson's disease (PD), but findings remain unclear. Our objective was to determine the frequency of SC impairment in newly-diagnosed PD patients and whether it is independent of Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI).METHODS: We enrolled 109 patients ... read more
Source: PubMedPublished on 2021-04-04By Virginie Czernecki