Current Issues in the Diagnosis and Management of Dementia

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Aging, memory loss, Alzheimer's disease, and other forms of dementia assume increasing importance to patients, physicians, and society as our population becomes older. Mild cognitive impairment, topography and semiology of dementia syndromes, reversible forms of dementia, dementia therapy, driving, genetic testing of patients and family members, and caregiver risk are reviewed.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)231-240
Number of pages10
JournalSeminars in Neurology
Issue number3
StatePublished - Sep 1 2003



  • Alzheimer's disease
  • Dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy bodies
  • Memory
  • Memory loss
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Reversible dementia

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Neurology
  • Clinical Neurology

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