New-onset neuropsychiatric symptoms are common in the elderly. Whenever such symptoms emerge, a wide differential diagnosis needs to be considered, and a thorough evaluation is necessary to elucidate the cause. Whenever possible, treatments should be aimed at underlying causes, rather than simply targeting symptoms alone.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||5|
|Journal||Annals of Long-Term Care|
|State||Published - Jun 28 2006|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Geriatrics and Gerontology