Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Parkinson's Disease

Cognitive Impairment and Dementia in Parkinson's Disease

Murat Emre

Print publication date: Jan 2015

ISBN: 9780199681648

Publisher: Oxford University Press

Abstract

This online resource features experts’ knowledge on the treatment of dementia associated with Parkinson's Disease (PD) in their respective area of expertise. The importance and clinical relevance of cognitive impairment and dementia in PD is emphasized, and all relevant aspects including epidemiology, full and detailed spectrum of clinical features, current knowledge on pathology, neurochemistry and genetics, findings in auxillary investigations, relation to other neurodegenerative disorders, diagnostic process, and management are described, rounded-up by discussion of future research directions and expectations. This title is complemented and enriched with tables, figures and is heavily referenced to include all relevant literature.

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