Check out ECAS research at International Symposium on ALS/MND, Boston

The latest research led by Prof Sharon Abrahams will be presented during the 28th International Symposium on ALS/MND, Boston, 8-10 December 2017. Check out the following presentations and meet Sharon’s team:

POSTER SESSION B, SATURDAY @ 1840: Theme 12 Cognitive and psychological assessment and support

Faith Hodgins

It’s NICE to ECAS: the impact of training health professionals to identify cognitive and behavioural change in ALS/MND
(F Hodgins, S Bell, S Abrahams) 
DOI: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1374616/002

 

 

Caroline McHutchison

Symptoms of psychiatric disorders in people living with ALS and their family members
(C McHutchison, M Ryan, M Heverin, L Stephenson, S Coville, S Pal, S Chandran, O Hardiman, S Abrahams)
DOI: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1374616/0012

POSTER: CLINICAL WORK IN PROGRESS

Chris Crockford

Longitudinal changes in cognition and behaviour in ALS
(C Crockford, J Newton, K Lonergan et al.)

SESSION 10B, SUNDAY @ 1220: RELATED ORAL PRESENTATION ON APATHY

Ratko Radakovic

Development and clinical implications of the brief Dimensional Apathy Scale (b-DAS)
(R Radakovic, S McGrory, S Chandran, R Swingler, S Pal, L Stephenson, S Colville, J Newton, J Starr, S Abrahams)
DOI: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1368577/00102

Barbara Poletti will also be presenting in Session B, Sunday@ 1200: Longitudinal assessment in ALS using the Edinburgh Cognitive and Behavioural ALS Screen (ECAS)
(B Poletti, F Solca, L Carelli, F Madotto, A Lafronza, A Faini, A Monti, N Ticozzi, A Ratti, S Abrahams, V Silani)
DOI: 10.1080/21678421.2017.1368577/00101