Late-life psychosis and modern neuroimaging.

  title={Late-life psychosis and modern neuroimaging.},
  author={Bruce L. Miller and Ira M Lesser},
  journal={The Psychiatric clinics of North America},
  volume={11 1},
A historical review of the literature on late-life psychosis (LLP) is presented with special emphasis on the relationship of structural and metabolic brain disease to this condition. The study of this patient population with modern neuroimaging is described. With the use of magnetic resonance imaging (MRI), single photon computerized emission tomography (SPECT), and computerized EEG, the authors estimate that approximately 50 to 60 per cent of cases will have structural or metabolic brain… CONTINUE READING