Different perception of cognitive impairment, behavioral disturbances, and functional disabilities between persons with mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers.

@article{Onor2006DifferentPO,
  title={Different perception of cognitive impairment, behavioral disturbances, and functional disabilities between persons with mild cognitive impairment and mild Alzheimer's disease and their caregivers.},
  author={Maria Luisa Onor and Marianna Trevisiol and Cecilia Negro and Eugenio Aguglia},
  journal={American journal of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias},
  year={2006},
  volume={21 5},
  pages={333-8}
}
Insight in dementia is a multifaceted concept and ability, which includes the persons' perception of their behavioral and cognitive symptoms and functional disability. This ability seems to deteriorate as dementia progresses. The aim of this study was to evaluate the level of insight in the cognitive, behavioral, and functional disorders in a group of persons with mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or mild AD (Alzheimer's disease) and to compare their perception of their illness with that of their… CONTINUE READING

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