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Table 1 Patients' demographical and neuropsychological data.

From: Visual neglect in posterior cortical atrophy

Patient Sex/Age/Education level Years since symptom onset MMSE Episodic memory impairment Attentional deficits Elements of Balint's syndrome Elements of Gerstmann's syndrome Visual agnosia Reading impairment Apraxia
1 F/58/3 2 23 + + + + + - - - CA, IA
2 F/69/1 2 16 + + + Sm Ac - + CA, IA
3 F/70/2 9 21 + + + Sm, OA Ac, RLc - ? CA
4 F/60/2 2 26 - + Sm - - +/- CA, IA
5 M/60/3 6 24 + + + Sm, OA RLc, FA - + CA
6 F/53/3 3 13 + + + + + Ac, Ag ? + CA, IA
7 F/59/1 2 14 + + + Sm, OA Ac, Ag, FA - + CA, IA
8 M/77/1 4 21 +/- + Sm + + - - CA, IA
9 F/59/1 10 8 + + + + + + + + + CA, IA
10 F/63/3 4 24 - + + + + Ag - - CA, IA
11 F/82/3 8 19 - + + + Ag - + CA, IA
12 F/56/3 2 20 + + + Sm + + - - CA, IA
13 F/61/2 6 14 +/- + + + + + + + + ++ CA, IA
14 F/59/1 4 13 + + + + + + + + + CA, IA
15 M/64/3 6 20 + + + + + + + - + CA, IA
16 F/57/1 5 15 + + + Sm + + - + CA, IA
17 F/73/3 8 22 - + Sm Ag + + CA
18 F/63/1 4 21 +/- + + Sm Ac, Ag - - CA, IA
19 F/55/1 3 18 + + + Sm + + - + CA, IA
20 F/53/3 5 19 +/- + + + + + + - + CA, IA
21 F/57/3 2 22 - + + + + Ac, Ag - + CA, IA
22 M/65/3 6 18 + + + - Ac, Ag, RLc - - CA, IA
23 M/56/3 2 27 - + Sm RLc - + CA, IA
24 M/67/3 5 18 + + Sm FA +/- - IA
  1. Education level: level 1, < 9 years of schooling; level 2, 9-12 years, level 3, >12 years. MMSE, Mini mental state examination; +, present; ++, severe or complete syndrome; +/-, mild; -, absent; ?, unavailable data; Sm, simultanagnosia; OA, optic ataxia; RLc, right-left confusion; Ag, agraphia; Ac, acalculia; FA, finger agnosia; CA, constructive apraxia; IA, ideomotor apraxia.