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Living with Dementia


Dementia during the nineteenth century

There is a major difference between eighteenth-century views on dementia and what the historian finds a century later when dementia starts to refer more or less specifically to states of cognitive impairment mostly affecting the elderly, and almost always irreversible. The word ‘amentia’ was no longer used in this context and started to name… Dementia during the nineteenth century   

Living With Dementia

advanced dementia1 - myelination1 - oral health1 - lewy body dementia2 - 1215-lipoxygenase1 - mild cognitive impairment22 - cerebral haemorrhage1 - stiffness2 - kraepelin3 - neuropsychological evaluations1 - dementia screening1 - loss of balance1 - pseudodementia2 - cardiovascular disease1 - pdd3 - dopamine-producing nerve cells1 - cause of alzheimer's1 - pfizer1 - beta-amyloid8 - syndrome of dementia1 - hiv dementia1 - terminal cognitive failure1 - broken bones1 - tau protein1 - delusional misidentification1 - risk of alzheimer's3 - signs of alzheimer's1 - fragmentation of dementia1 - mid-life stress1 - magnetic resonance spectroscopy1 -