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content material: Neuropsychiatry of dementing problems --
Neuropsychiatric review of sufferers with dementia --
Alzheimer's sickness --
Dementia with Lewy our bodies --
Parkinson's ailment and similar parkinsonian syndromes --
Vascular dementia --
Frontotemporal lobar degeneration --
Creutzfeldt-Jakob illness and different prion problems --
Neurobiology of neuropsychiatric indicators in dementias --
administration of neuropsychiatric elements of dementia.

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Troster AI, Paulo AM, Lyons KE et al. The influence of depression on cognition in Parkinson’s disease: a pattern of impairment distinguishable from Alzheimer’s disease. Neurology 1995;45:672–6. 40. Troster AI, Stalp LD, Paolo AM et al. Neuropsychological impairment in Parkinson’s disease with and without depression. Arch Neurol 1995;52:1164–9. 41. Devanand DP, Jacobs DM, Tang M et al. The course of psychopathologic features in mild to moderate Alzheimer’s disease. Arch Gen Psychiatry 1997; 54:257–63.

2 Classification of memory disorders. Retrieval deficit syndromes have intact recognition and are associated with frontal-subcortical circuit disorders. Amnestic memory abnormalities have impaired recognition and reflect dysfunction of the medial limbic hippocampal circuit. ) short phrase lengths and reduced fluency with relative preservation of semantic content. The progressive nonfluent aphasia form of frontotemporal lobar degeneration and the transcortical motor aphasia seen in some patients with Creutzfeldt-Jakob disease are nonfluent aphasic disorders.

38. Kuzis G, Sabe L, Tiberti C et al. Cognitive functions in major depression and Parkinson’s disease. Arch Neurol 1997;54:982–6. 39. Troster AI, Paulo AM, Lyons KE et al. The influence of depression on cognition in Parkinson’s disease: a pattern of impairment distinguishable from Alzheimer’s disease. Neurology 1995;45:672–6. 40. Troster AI, Stalp LD, Paolo AM et al. Neuropsychological impairment in Parkinson’s disease with and without depression. Arch Neurol 1995;52:1164–9. 41. Devanand DP, Jacobs DM, Tang M et al.

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