Electroencephalogram in dementia with Lewy bodies: a systematic review

  title={Electroencephalogram in dementia with Lewy bodies: a systematic review},
  author={Simela Chatzikonstantinou and Jack McKenna and E. Karantali and F. Petridis and D. Kazis and I. Mavroudis},
  journal={Aging Clinical and Experimental Research},
Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) belongs to the spectrum of Lewy body dementia (LBD) that also encompasses Parkinson’s disease dementia (PDD). It is a common neurodegenerative disorder characterized by memory decline, cognitive fluctuations, visual hallucinations, autonomic nervous system disturbance, REM sleep behavior disorder, and parkinsonism. Definite diagnosis can be established only through neuropathological confirmation of Lewy bodies’ presence in brain tissue. Probable or possible… Expand
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