Experimental models of vascular dementia and vascular cognitive impairment: a systematic review.

@article{Jiwa2010ExperimentalMO,
  title={Experimental models of vascular dementia and vascular cognitive impairment: a systematic review.},
  author={Nadim S Jiwa and Peter Garrard and A H Hainsworth},
  journal={Journal of neurochemistry},
  year={2010},
  volume={115 4},
  pages={814-28}
}
Vascular cognitive impairment (VCI) encompasses vascular dementia and is the second most common cause of dementing illness after Alzheimer's disease. The main causes of VCI are: cerebral small vessel disease; multi-infarct dementia; strategic infarct (i.e. located in a functionally-critical brain area); haemorrhage/microbleed; angiopathy (including cerebral… CONTINUE READING