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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   

Living with Dementia

obstructive lung disease1 - healthy weight1 - alcohol consumption1 - saykin1 - alzheimer brain1 - memory lapses2 - deficiency of thiamine1 - amylin deposition1 - clinical conclusions1 - alzheimers patients3 - motoric cognitive risk syndrome1 - against alzheimer's disease1 - parkinson's7 - cause tuberculosis1 - peripheral arterial disease1 - treatment for alzheimer's1 - loss of memory3 - latrepirdine1 - dementia care program1 - brain tissue biopsy1 - dementia praecox1 - vascular risk factors2 - management of delirium1 - mediterranean and dash1 - confabulatory euphoria1 - lack of concentration1 - wernicke's-korsakoff syndrome10 - motor coordination1 - amyloid-beta4 - diagnosing alzheimer's disease1 -