TITLE

Hallucinations, delusions, and cognitive decline in Alzheimer's disease

AUTHOR(S)
Wilson, Robert S.; Gilley, David W.; Bennett, David A.; Beckett, Laurel A.; Evans, Denis A.
PUB. DATE
August 2000
SOURCE
Journal of Neurology, Neurosurgery & Psychiatry;Aug2000, p172
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
No abstract available.
ACCESSION #
66901394

 

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