Sensitivity of revised diagnostic criteria for the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia.

  title={Sensitivity of revised diagnostic criteria for the behavioural variant of frontotemporal dementia.},
  author={Katya Rascovsky and John R. Hodges and David S. Knopman and Mario F. Mendez and Joel H. Kramer and John M. Neuhaus and John Cornelis van Swieten and Harro Seelaar and Elise G. P. Dopper and Chiadi U. Onyike and Argye Elizabeth Hillis and Keith Anthony Josephs and Bradley F. Boeve and Andrew Kertesz and William W. Seeley and Katherine P. Rankin and Julene K. Johnson and Maria Luisa Gorno-Tempini and Howard J. Rosen and Caroline E Prioleau-Latham and Albert S. Lee and Christopher Kipps and Patricia Lillo and Olivier Piguet and Jonathan Daniel Rohrer and Martin N. Rossor and Jason D. Warren and Nick C Fox and Douglas R. Galasko and David P. Salmon and Sandra E. Black and Marsel Mesulam and Sandra Weintraub and Bradford C. Dickerson and Janine Diehl-Schmid and Florence Pasquier and Vincent Deramecourt and Florence Lebert and Yolande A. L. Pijnenburg and Tiffany W. Chow and Facundo Manes and Jordan Henry Grafman and Stefano F. Cappa and Morris Freedman and Murray Grossman and Bruce L. Miller},
  journal={Brain : a journal of neurology},
  volume={134 Pt 9},
Based on the recent literature and collective experience, an international consortium developed revised guidelines for the diagnosis of behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia. The validation process retrospectively reviewed clinical records and compared the sensitivity of proposed and earlier criteria in a multi-site sample of patients with pathologically verified frontotemporal lobar degeneration. According to the revised criteria, 'possible' behavioural variant frontotemporal dementia… 

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