Dementia: A survey of the syndrome of dementia

Dementia: A survey of the syndrome of dementia

by B. Mahendra

Paperback(2nd ed. 1987. Softcover reprint of the original 2nd ed. 1987)

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789401079280
Publisher: Springer Netherlands
Publication date: 12/28/2011
Edition description: 2nd ed. 1987. Softcover reprint of the original 2nd ed. 1987
Pages: 240
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.25(h) x 0.02(d)

Table of Contents

1 Dementia: a brief history of the concept.- 2 Dementia: general considerations.- 3 The clinical features of the dementias.- 4 Investigations in dementia.- a. Psychological testing.- b. The electroencephalogram in dementia.- c. Cerebral blood flow in dementia.- d. Imaging methods in dementia.- 5 The pathology of dementia.- 6 The management of the demented patient.- 7 Dementia: epidemiological, social, legal and ethical considerations.- 8 A pathography of dementia.- Appendix — I: The clinical assessment of the patient suspected of being demented.- Appendix — II: The investigation of the demented patient.- References.- Name Index.

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