Acquired sociopathy and frontotemporal dementia.

BACKGROUND It is not understood why some patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD) manifest sociopathic behavior. OBJECTIVE To examine the prevalence and characteristics of sociopathic behavior in FTD patients as compared to those with Alzheimer's disease (AD). METHODS AND PARTICIPANTS We surveyed a group of FTD patients and a group of AD patients for… CONTINUE READING