A new method for quantifying the cognitive impairment. Its application in patients with vascular dementia.

@article{LpezPousa1997ANM,
  title={A new method for quantifying the cognitive impairment. Its application in patients with vascular dementia.},
  author={Secundino L{\'o}pez-Pousa and J. Mercadal and Julio J. Secades and Michael Lozano and A. M. Frias Marti and J Vilata and Rafael Lozano},
  journal={Neurologia},
  year={1997},
  volume={12 8},
  pages={339-42}
}
Seven-three patients diagnosed with vascular dementia (VD) left to their natural evolution have been observed during a period of time of one year. The objective of this study is to find an index to quantify the degree of loss of cognitive capabilities in patients affected by VD, as well as to define the minimum loss of punctuation in this index, that can… CONTINUE READING