Screening for DSM-IV-TR cognitive disorder NOS in Parkinson's disease using the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale.

@article{Pontone2013ScreeningFD,
  title={Screening for DSM-IV-TR cognitive disorder NOS in Parkinson's disease using the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale.},
  author={Gregory M Pontone and Justin Palanci and J Richard Williams and Susan Spear Bassett},
  journal={International journal of geriatric psychiatry},
  year={2013},
  volume={28 4},
  pages={364-71}
}
OBJECTIVE This study explores the utility of the Mattis Dementia Rating Scale (MDRS) as a screening tool for the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual for Mental Disorders 4th edition (DSM-IV-TR) diagnosis cognitive disorder not otherwise specified (NOS) in Parkinson's disease (PD). METHODS A total of 125 individuals with PD were diagnosed using DSM-IV-TR… CONTINUE READING