TITLE

Differentiation of dementia with Lewy bodies from Alzheimer's disease using a dopaminergic presynaptic ligand

AUTHOR(S)
Walker, Z.; Costa, D. C.; Walker, R. W. H.; Shaw, K.; Gacinovic, S.; Stevens, T.; Livingston, G.; Ince, P.; McKeith, I. G.; Katona, C. L. E.
PUB. DATE
August 2002
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Aug2002, p134
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66610770

 

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