Site updated at Wednesday, 22 June 2016

Living with Dementia

Senile Atrophy And Aphasia

Pick’s disease and the frontal dementias

Dementias believed to be related to frontal lobe pathology have once again become of interest, and authors often invoke the name of Arnold Pick (Niery et al., 1988). However, when the great Prague neuropsychiatrist described the syndrome named after him, all he wanted was to draw attention to a form of localized (as opposed… Pick’s disease and the frontal dementias   

Living with Dementia: I’m Still Here

alzheimer's-related plaque1 - developing dementia2 - cortical atrophy1 - failing memory1 - mmse1 - brain tissue biopsy1 - language impairment1 - normal aging1 - functional imaging1 - olive oil1 - amyloid beta precursor protein1 - alzheimer's and parkinson's diseases1 - hallucinoses1 - cognitive impairment10 - dementing illness1 - physical weakness1 - petersen1 - mood changes1 - neurotransmitter1 - alzheimers and parkinsons1 - morphometry1 - startle myoclonus1 - motor deficits1 - dementia alliance1 - pick’s disease1 - muscle co-ordination1 - degenerative dementia2 - parkinson's psychosis1 - thiamin deficiency1 - cerebral parenchyma1 -