Behavioral complications and their treatment in Alzheimer's disease.

@article{Devanand1997BehavioralCA,
  title={Behavioral complications and their treatment in Alzheimer's disease.},
  author={D. P. Devanand},
  journal={Geriatrics},
  year={1997},
  volume={52 Suppl 2},
  pages={S37-9}
}
Agitation, psychotic features, and depression are common behavioral complications seen in patients with Alzheimer's disease (AD). Agitation tends to be common and persistent in these patients, while psychotic features are less common and moderately persistent over time. Depressed mood with vegetative signs is uncommon and usually does not persist. The… CONTINUE READING