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Living with Dementia

Visual Hallucinations

The concept of arteriosclerotic dementia

Old age was considered an important factor in the development of arteriosclerosis (Berrios, 1994) and a risk factor in diseases such as melancholia (Berrios, 1991). By 1910, there was a trend to include all dementias under ‘mental disorders of cerebral arteriosclerosis’ (Barrett, 1913). Arteriosclerosis, might be generalized or cerebral, inherited or acquired, and caused… The concept of arteriosclerotic dementia   

Going Home (A short film on Dementia)

dopamine deficiency1 - amyloid-β1 - vascular endothelial growth factor1 - behavioral signs1 - prevention of delirium1 - mayo clinic1 - transient ischemic attack1 - skin problems1 - cognitive health3 - cardiovascular risk factors1 - α-synuclein2 - american academy of neurology3 - retinopathy1 - mediterranean and dash1 - sleep disturbances1 - virtual reality1 - healthy aging1 - spread of alzheimers1 - donepezil3 - enlarged ventricles1 - dementia praecox1 - causes of the dementia1 - blast-induced traumatic brain injury1 - dementia symptoms3 - calmeil1 - obesity2 - trigger for alzheimer's1 - beta secretase1 - department of psychiatry and psychotherapy1 - involuntary movements2 -