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Dementia

  • Doris Kung
  • Thy Nguyen
  • Ritu Das
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Abstract

This chapter focuses on the classification, presentation, diagnosis, and treatment of common and less common dementia types, such as Alzheimer’s dementia, Lewy Body Dementia, and Frontotemporal Lobar Dementia.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Doris Kung
    • 1
  • Thy Nguyen
    • 2
  • Ritu Das
    • 3
  1. 1.Department of NeurologyBaylor College of MedicineHoustonUSA
  2. 2.Department of NeurologyThe University of Texas Health Science CenterHoustonUSA
  3. 3.Adventist HealthParadiseUSA

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