Prevalence of potentially reversible dementias and actual reversibility in a memory clinic cohort

Freter, Susan; Bergman, Howard; Gold, Susan; Chertkow, Howard; Clarfield, Mark
September 1998
CMAJ: Canadian Medical Association Journal;09/22/98, Vol. 159 Issue 6, p657
Academic Journal
Presents research which evaluated the effectiveness of treatments for the reversal of dementia. Dispute about the appropriate work-up for dementia; Methods; Results; Low potential and actual reversibility of dementia in memory clinic patients; Traits of patients whose condition improved; Need for thorough evaluation of early memory loss.


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