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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   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

tremor2 - alcohol consumption1 - denture fit1 - creutzfeldt-jakob disease5 - mycobacterium tuberculosis1 - high-dose chemotherapy1 - antihypertensive drugs1 - cholesterol1 - protective effect1 - hippocampal atrophy1 - berrios and freeman1 - fatuitas1 - university of california2 - alzheimer2 - developing alzheimer's disease1 - mild tremor1 - vascular dementia diagnosis1 - interviews by magistrates1 - brain functions in patients1 - multiple system atrophy1 - prevention of delirium1 - frontotemporal dementia symptoms1 - pre-dementia2 - cerebral haemorrhage1 - alzheimer's diagnosis2 - sleep apnea1 - pd with dementia1 - progressive neurodegenerative disorder1 - ophthalmoplegia4 - beta-amyloid protein1 -