Cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia and senile dementia of Lewy body type.

@article{Ballard1996CognitiveDI,
  title={Cognitive decline in patients with Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia and senile dementia of Lewy body type.},
  author={Clive G. Ballard and Anita P. Patel and Femi Oyebode and G. K. Wilcock},
  journal={Age and ageing},
  year={1996},
  volume={25 3},
  pages={209-13}
}
One hundred and twenty-four patients with DSM-III-R dementia were assessed with a standardized battery which included the Geriatric Mental State Schedule, the History and Aetiology Schedule, the Secondary Dementia Schedule and the CAMCOG. Patients with Alzheimer's disease, vascular dementia and senile dementia of Lewy body type (SDLT) all had a similar degree of cognitive impairment at the time of the baseline interview. Patients with Alzheimer's disease and vascular dementia each experienced a… CONTINUE READING