Prevalence, neurobiology, and treatments for apathy in prodromal dementia

@article{Sherman2017PrevalenceNA,
  title={Prevalence, neurobiology, and treatments for apathy in prodromal dementia},
  author={Chelsea Sherman and Celina S. Liu and Nathan Herrmann and Krista L. Lanct{\^o}t},
  journal={International Psychogeriatrics},
  year={2017},
  volume={30},
  pages={177 - 184}
}
ABSTRACT Background: Apathy, characterized by diminished motivation, is a highly prevalent neuropsychiatric symptom in dementia. However, there is a substantial knowledge gap with regard to prevalence rates, neurobiological underpinnings, and effective treatments for apathy in pre-dementia states, including mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and mild behavioral impairment (MBI). Methods: We conducted a comprehensive literature search using MEDLINE, Embase, and PsycINFO databases to identify… 
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