Clinical features and multidisciplinary approaches to dementia care

@inproceedings{Grand2011ClinicalFA,
  title={Clinical features and multidisciplinary approaches to dementia care},
  author={Jacob H G Grand and Sienna Caspar and Stuart W. S. MacDonald},
  booktitle={Journal of multidisciplinary healthcare},
  year={2011}
}
Dementia is a clinical syndrome of widespread progressive deterioration of cognitive abilities and normal daily functioning. These cognitive and behavioral impairments pose considerable challenges to individuals with dementia, along with their family members and caregivers. Four primary dementia classifications have been defined according to clinical and research criteria: 1) Alzheimer's disease; 2) vascular dementias; 3) frontotemporal dementias; and 4) dementia with Lewy bodies/Parkinson's… CONTINUE READING
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