Pseudodementia in tardive dyskinesia

R. J. Ivnik

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Dementia in association with tardive dyskinesia is often thought to be an irreversible organic cerebral disorder. The authors suggests, however, that such an apparent 'dementia' may actually be a condition of reversible organic cerebral dysfunction, and hence 'pseudodementia.'

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)62-70
Number of pages9
JournalPsychiatric Annals
Issue number4
StatePublished - Jan 1 1979


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  • Psychiatry and Mental health

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Ivnik, R. J. (1979). Pseudodementia in tardive dyskinesia. Psychiatric Annals, 9(4), 62-70.