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Investigation

  • A. J. Larner
Chapter

Abstract

This chapter examines the utility of various investigative techniques in the diagnosis of cognitive disorders including, in order of increasing invasiveness, neuroimaging, neurogenetics, neurophysiology, cerebrospinal fluid analysis, and tissue diagnosis.

Keywords

Dementia Diagnosis Investigation Neuroimaging Neurogenetics Neurophysiology Cerebrospinal fluid 

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  • A. J. Larner
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  1. 1.Cognitive Function ClinicWalton Centre for Neurology and NeurosurgeryLiverpoolUK

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