Decision-making in frontotemporal dementia: clinical, theoretical and legal implications.

@article{Manes2011DecisionmakingIF,
  title={Decision-making in frontotemporal dementia: clinical, theoretical and legal implications.},
  author={Facundo Manes and Teresa Torralva and Agust{\'i}n Ib{\'a}{\~n}ez and Mar{\'i}a Roca and Trist{\'a}n Bekinschtein and Ezequiel Gleichgerrcht},
  journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders},
  year={2011},
  volume={32 1},
  pages={11-7}
}
BACKGROUND The behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia (bvFTD) is characterized by progressive changes in personality and social interaction, loss of empathy, disinhibition and impulsivity, most of which generally precede the onset of cognitive deficits. In this study, we investigated decision-making cognition in a group of patients with an early… CONTINUE READING