High prevalence of orthostatic hypotension in mild dementia.

  title={High prevalence of orthostatic hypotension in mild dementia.},
  author={Hogne Sonnesyn and Dennis W. T. Nilsen and Arvid Rongve and Sabine Piepenstock Nore and Clive G Ballard and Ole Bj∅rn Tysnes and Dag Aarsland},
  journal={Dementia and geriatric cognitive disorders},
  volume={28 4},
BACKGROUND/AIMS Orthostatic hypotension (OH) and QTc prolongation have potentially important prognostic and therapeutic consequences but have rarely been studied in patients with mild dementia. METHODS Patients with mild dementia were diagnosed according to consensus criteria after comprehensive standardized assessment. OH and QTc were assessed using… CONTINUE READING