COGNITIVE FUNCTIONS CONDITION OF POST-STROKE PATIENTS

Authors

  • V. R. Gerasymchuk Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • I. F. Uwa-Agbonikhena Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • L. T. Maksymchuk Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • M. Yu. Kupnovytska-Sabadosh Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • T. I. Nehrych Danylo Halytskyi Lviv National Medical University
  • O. O. Doroshenko Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • A. V. Sorokhman Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University
  • S. I. Genyk Ivano-Frankivsk National Medical University

DOI:

https://doi.org/10.21802/2304-7437-2019-5(57)-16-21

Keywords:

ischemic stroke, cognitive impairment, executive functions

Abstract

60 patients after a hemispheric ischemic stroke (IS) were examined. Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE), Montreal Cognitive Assessment (MoCA), Frontal Assessment Battery (FAB), Trail Making Test A and B (TMT), and the Clock Drawing Test (CDT) were used for the cognitive status assessment. A decrease in the MMSE, FAB and MoCA score compared to the control group (CG) (p<0.05) was observed, with probable differences mainly in the domains of attention (p<0.05) and executive functions (p<0.05). An increase in the time of task execution by 45.5% was detected for TMT A (p <0.05) and 61.9% for TMT B (p <0.01), and violation of CDT performance compared to the CG (p<0.05). Thus, the study of cognitive status using TMT and CDT may be recommended for timely detection of the initial executive functions impairment.

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Published

2019-04-24

How to Cite

Gerasymchuk, V. R. ., Uwa-Agbonikhena, I. F. ., Maksymchuk, L. T. ., Kupnovytska-Sabadosh, M. Y. ., Nehrych, T. I., Doroshenko, O. O. ., Sorokhman, A. V. ., & Genyk, S. I. . (2019). COGNITIVE FUNCTIONS CONDITION OF POST-STROKE PATIENTS: Array. PRECARPATHIAN BULLETIN OF THE SHEVCHENKO SCIENTIFIC SOCIETY Pulse, (5(57), 16–21. https://doi.org/10.21802/2304-7437-2019-5(57)-16-21