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Dementia 

Dementia
Chapter:
Dementia
Author(s):

Anthony B. Ward

, Michael P. Barnes

, Sandra C. Stark

, and Sarah Ryan

DOI:
10.1093/med/9780199550524.003.0025
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date: 21 September 2019

General guidelines 390

Helpful approaches 392

Dementia usually falls within the province of the psychogeriatric team. However, dementia is not that uncommon in the younger population and is associated with a number of common neurologically disabling diseases, including:

Parkinson’s disease.

Stroke.

Multiple sclerosis....

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