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Vascular dementia - Tests and diagnosis

Vascular dementia is the second most common form of dementia after Alzheimer disease (AD). The condition is not a single disease; it is a group of syndromes relating to different vascular mechanisms. Vascular dementia is preventable; therefore, early detection and an accurate diagnosis are important.

Patients who have had a stroke are at increased… Vascular dementia - Tests and diagnosis   

Parkinson’s Disease Dementia

psychomotor retardation1 - hypertension3 - atrial fibrillation1 - verbal fluency1 - loss of neuronal connections1 - quality of care2 - early-onset familial ad1 - physical discomfort1 - blood vessels1 - high blood pressure7 - apoe genotype1 - delirium tremens1 - angina1 - statins1 - cause tuberculosis1 - anti-hypertension medication1 - mental impairment1 - inherited genes1 - parkinson's7 - ruth sutherland1 - dsm iv3 - white matter hyperintensities1 - parkinson's psychosis1 - reversible dementia syndrome1 - confabulatory euphoria1 - sinus issues1 - alcohol consumption1 - mixed dementia1 - magnetic resonance imaging3 - lack of concentration1 -