TITLE

VASCULAR DEMENTIA: CHANGING CONCEPTS, CRITERIA, AND TREATMENT

AUTHOR(S)
Bowler, John V.
PUB. DATE
December 2005
SOURCE
Current Medical Literature: Neurology;2005, Vol. 21 Issue 4, p69
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the concept of vascular dementia (VaD). There is an increased evidence for an important role for vascular disease in the context of other dementias. The fundamental flaws in the criteria for VaD are presented. The neuropsychological changes seen in VaD and Alzheimer's disease are also examined.
ACCESSION #
19628792

 

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