Mild cognitive impairment: a history and the state of current diagnostic criteria.

@article{Gerstenecker2014MildCI,
  title={Mild cognitive impairment: a history and the state of current diagnostic criteria.},
  author={Adam Gerstenecker and Benjamin T Mast},
  journal={International psychogeriatrics},
  year={2014},
  pages={1-13}
}
ABSTRACT Background: Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is a diagnostic classification used to describe patients experiencing cognitive decline but without a corresponding impairment in daily functioning. Over the years, MCI diagnostic criteria have undergone major changes that correspond to advancements in research. Despite these advancements, current diagnostic criteria for MCI contain issues that are reflected in the research literature. Methods: A review of the available MCI literature was… CONTINUE READING