Factors associated with pre-stroke dementia

Abstract

Many stroke patients who fulfilled diagnostic criteria for dementia three months after stroke had a mental deterioration before stroke, implying an underlying neurodegenerative process. The goal of this study was to determine the factors associated with pre-stroke dementia in hospitalised-based population. Pre-stroke cognitive decline was evaluated in 250… (More)
DOI: 10.1007/s00415-004-0384-5

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