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Living with Dementia


Dementia: general aspects - Terms

Up to the 1700s, states of cognitive and behavioural deterioration of whatever origin ending up in psychosocial incompetence were called amentia, dementia, imbecility, morosis, fatuitas, anoea, foolishness, stupidity, simplicity, carus, idiocy, dotage and senility. In Roman times, the word ‘dementia’ was also used to mean ‘being out of one’s mind, insanity, madness, folly’ (Lewis… Dementia: general aspects - Terms   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

risk of alzheimer's3 - neuritic plaque1 - sleep loss1 - alzheimer's treatment3 - motor development1 - huntingtin1 - lack of concentration1 - cell biology1 - chuanhai cao1 - alzheimer's process1 - white matter hyperintensities1 - arteriosclerosis2 - degenerative brain disease1 - small silent stroke1 - chronic sleep deprivation1 - blood markers1 - beta amyloid3 - causes of dementia1 - amyloid beta 421 - amyloid beta8 - long-term cognitive changes1 - hormone therapy1 - mini-mental state examination2 - mildcognitive impairment1 - ruth sutherland1 - semantic dementia1 - amyloid protein1 - hspb11 - wernicke's syndrome10 - neuronal activity1 -