About US

 Henry Dunant Hospital Center

 Memory Clinic of the Department of Neurology

Information

 

Types of Assessments

Neuropsychological Assessment.

 

Procedures & Tests (selected):

 

-Clinical Interview

-Record Review/History: (i.e. medical, psychosocial, academic, work).

Tests:

 

Mini Mental Status Examination

Clock Drawing Test (Wechsler Memory Scale IV)

Wechsler Adult Intelligence Scale 4th EditionGR (WAIS-IVGR)

Verbal & Category Fluency Tests

Trail Making Test

Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised

Greek Verbal Learning Test

Rey Osterrieth Complex Figure Test

Boston Naming Test

Brief Visuospatial Memory Test-Revised

Babcock Story Recall Test (BSRT)

Albert’s Test

Line Bisection Test

Apraxia & Aphasia Examination

Right Left Orientation

The Greek Accentuation Test

Judgment of Line Orientation-RBANS

Beck Depression Inventory-II (BDI-II)

Beck Anxiety Inventory (BAI)

Geriatric Depression Scale

Jung Depression Scale

MMPI-II

Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI)

Frontal Behavioral Inventory (FBI)

Test for Malingering

Informant Questionnaire on Cognitive Decline (IQCODE Short)

Hospital Anxiety and Depression Scale (HADS)

Instrumental Activities of Daily Living

 

-Neuropsychological Report

What should patients bring when visiting the clinic?
  • -Insurance number

    -Vision glasses

    -Hearing Aides

    -Current and past Medication

    -Previous Medical examinations

    -A caregiver/ member of the family for receiving History

Research Activities

Τhe yield of CSF biomarkers in clinical practice

Testament capacity in different types and stages of dementia syndromes

Invited Lecture A.Liozidou

  • The Neuropsychological Evaluation in the Clinical Setting. 6th Panhellenic Multidisciplinary Medical Conference, 14-17 June 2019, Elite, Kalamata, Greece.

Invited Lecture

  • Cognitive, emotional and behavioral well-being of Multiple Sclerosis patients: The importance of Neuropsychological Assessment. Day Conference on the invisible symptoms of Multiple Sclerosis. The Panthessalic Association of people with Multiple Sclerosis. 11 May 2019, Hotel Xenia, Volos, Greece.

Invited Lecture

  • Common medical questions and dilemmas in Dementia: How necessary is the Neuropsychological Assessment. Neurology Days 2019, 1-3 March, Larissa Imperial, Larissa, Greece.

Poster Presentation

  • Korsakoff like Syndrome in a patient with Multiple Sclerosis.

Pasioti, A., Karamplianis, A., Liozidou, A., Sakalidou, I.,Kaminioti, A., Papadimitriou, D. 

Institute of Prevention, Education and Research of Neurological Diseases,Topics in Clinical Neurology, 21-23 September 2019, Amalia Hotel, Nafplion, Greece.

Invited Lecture

  • Athanasia Liozidou. The Contribution of Neuropsychological Assessment to Psychiatry, to Neurology and to Research. 5th Panhellenic Multidisciplinary Medical Conference, 21-24 June 2018, Elite, Kalamata.

Invited Lecture (Scientific Event)

  • Athanasia Liozidou. Neuropsychological Assessment in Dementias. Scientific Event Organized by the Scientific Council of Henry Dunant Hospital Center, June 7 2018.

Poster Presentation

  • Liozidou, A.Karamplianis, A.Kaminioti, I.Sakalidou, E.Poulimenou, A.Papadimitriou, D.Papadimitriou. Korsakoff Syndrome in a patient with Multiple Sclerosis. 1st Panhellenic Conference on Neuropsychology, April 27-29,

2018.

Honours-Awards

Best poster presentation in the 1st Panhellenic Conference on Neuropsychology, April 27-29, 2018. A.Liozidou, A.Karamplianis, A.Kaminioti,  I.Sakalidou, E.Poulimenou, A.Papadimitriou, D.Papadimitriou. Korsakoff Syndrome in a patient with Multiple Sclerosis.

  • Liozidou, A., Potagas, C., Papageorgiou, S. G., & Zalonis, I. (2012). The role of working memory and information processing speed on Wisconsin card sorting test performance in Parkinson disease without dementia. Journal of geriatric psychiatry and neurology, 25(4), 215-221. PMID: 23220907 DOI: 10.1177/0891988712466456

 

  • Kroupi C., Zourna C., Liozidou A., Babili I., Sirigonaki K., Makropoulou A., Etairidou G., Pavlou I, Anifantaki T., Fioranti E., Andreakos N., Zalonis I. The Tower of London: Greek normative data for use with urban population and analysis of the influence of demographic variables. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience & Mental Health. Volume 1, 2018, Supplement 3. DOI: 10.26386/obrela.v1is3.73

 

  • Liozidou A., Sirigonaki, Babili I., Zourna C., Kroupi C., Etairidou G., Pavlou G., Anifantaki T., Makropoulou A., Fioranti E., Andreakos N., Zalonis I. Wisconsin Card Sorting Test performance in a healthy Greek sample: Relationshiip to age, sex and education. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience & Mental Health. Volume 1, 2018, Supplement 3.DOI: 10.26386/obrela.v1is3.83

 

  • Liozidou A., Fragkoulakis M., Zalonis I. Hopkins Verbal Learning Test-Revised: Preliminary Greek normative data for research use. Dialogues in Clinical Neuroscience & Mental Health. Volume 1, 2018, Supplement 1. DOI 10.26386/obrela.v110.32.

 

 

 

 

Educational Activities
  • Annual Scientific Contribution of the Memory Clinic to the Scientific Program of the Henry Dunant Hospital Center. 
Population to whom the services are addressed
  • Healthy Population (adolescents, adults, elderly)

  • Individuals with Mild Cognitive Impairment

  • Clinical Population from a broad range of clinical entities, such as:

    -Mild and Major Neurocognitive Disorder (i.e. due to Alzheimer Disease)

    -Stroke

    -Traumatic Brain Injury

    -Brain Concussion

    -Multiple Sclerosis

    -Parkinson’s Disease

    -Epilepsy

    -Brain Tumors

    -Corticobasal Degeneration

    -Creutzfeldt-Jacob Disease

    -Sleep Disorders

    -Acute Respiratory Distress Syndrome

    -Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease

    -Chronic Kidney Failure

    -Hepatic Encephalopathy

    -Lateral Myatrophic Sclerosis

    -Systematic Erythematous Lupus

    -Heart Diseases

    -Hypertension

    -Diabetes

    -Migraine

    -Toxic and Infectious Diseases

    -Metabolic and Endocrine Disorders

    -Schizophrenia

    -Depression

    -Anxiety Disorders and Other Psychiatric Disorders

    -Developmental Disorders

    -Learning Difficulties

Available Services
  • Neurological Examination
  • Neuropsychological Assessment
  • Laboratory Examinations-Imaging Examinations
  • Diagnosis/Differential Diagnosis
  • Prevention Examinations
  • Therapeutic Interventions (pharmaceutical and non pharmaceutical)
  • Neuropsychological Rehabilitation
  • Cognitive Enhancement
  • Speech Therapy
  • Physiotherapy
  • Occupational Therapy
  • Psychotherapy
  • Consultation for the patients, the caregivers and the family
  • Psychoeducation for the patients, the caregivers and the family
  • Collaboration with Social Services
Additional Resources

 

  • Collaboration with the Neuropsychological Laboratory, 1st  Neurology Department, 1st Neurology Department, Aeginition Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
  • Collaboration with the Special Clinic for Cognitive Disorders, 1st Neurology Department, Aeginition Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
  • Collaboration with the Memory Clinic, Day Center, Maroussi, NGO Alzheimer’s Society, Athens.
  • Collaboration with the Neurogenetic Unit, 1st Neurology Department, Aeginition Hospital, National and Kapodistrian University of Athens.
  • Collaboration with the Laboratory of Cognitive Neuroscience, Department of Psychology, Aristotle University of Thessaloniki.

Our Team

Dimitra Papadimitriou

Dimitra Papadimitriou

Head of the Neurology Clinic

Konstantina Giannopoulou

Konstantina Giannopoulou

Head Neurologist of the Memory Clinic

Athanasia Liozidou

Athanasia Liozidou

Head Neuropsychologist of the Neurology dpt and the Memory Clinic

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He has been an associate at the
department of Neurology of NIMTS
Veterans Hospital in Athens from
1999 to 2003. In 2003 he became
member of staff at the Department of
Brain Neurodegenerative Diseases at
HYGEIA Hospital, Athens. He has been
working in Alzheimer Athens Day
Care centers since 2007, his main
duties being diagnosis, treatment and
monitoring of patients as well as
psychological support of families. His research interests include
psychological symptoms of Dementia
and the psychological burden of
family caregivers. Since 1999 he
maintains a private practice office.

Contact Us!

 

Henry Dunant Hospital Center

Neurology Department

Tel.: +30 210 69 72 000, +30 210 69 72 977

Mesogeion Avenue 107, 115 26 Athens, Greece

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