Lewy Bodies, Vascular Risk Factors, and Subcortical Arteriosclerotic Leukoencephalopathy, but not Alzheimer Pathology, are Associated with Development of Psychosis in Alzheimer's Disease.

@article{Fischer2016LewyBV,
  title={Lewy Bodies, Vascular Risk Factors, and Subcortical Arteriosclerotic Leukoencephalopathy, but not Alzheimer Pathology, are Associated with Development of Psychosis in Alzheimer's Disease.},
  author={Corinne Eleanor Fischer and Winnie Qian and Tom A. Schweizer and Colleen P. Millikin and Zahinoor Ismail and Eric E Smith and Lisa M. Lix and Paul Shelton and David Gonz{\'a}lez Mu{\~n}oz},
  journal={Journal of Alzheimer's disease : JAD},
  year={2016},
  volume={50 1},
  pages={283-95}
}
BACKGROUND The neuropathological correlates of psychosis in Alzheimer's disease (AD) is unclear, with some studies reporting a correlation between psychosis and increased AD pathology while others have found no association. OBJECTIVE To determine the demographic, clinical, and neuropathological features associated with psychotic symptoms in clinically attributed and neuropathologically proven AD. METHOD We separately reviewed two overlapping groups of clinically diagnosed (cAD) AD patients… CONTINUE READING
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