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Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer Disease 

Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer Disease
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Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimer Disease
Author(s):

Qurat ul Ain Khan

and Nilüfer Taner

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780190244927.003.0034
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date: 15 October 2019

Alzheimer disease (AD) is the most common cause of dementia in the United States and worldwide. Many patients present initially with mild cognitive impairment (MCI). This chapter reviews the clinical features of MCI and AD, the clinical evaluation of these entities, and approaches to management.

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