Verbal and visuospatial deficits in dementia with Lewy bodies.

  title={Verbal and visuospatial deficits in dementia with Lewy bodies.},
  author={David K Johnson and John C. Morris and James E. Galvin},
  volume={65 8},
OBJECTIVE To investigate the cognitive decline in dementia with Lewy bodies (DLBs) and characterize the contribution of Lewy bodies (LBs) to cognitive impairment in the presence of concurrent Alzheimer disease (AD). METHODS Cognitive deficits and rates of progression attributable to DLB and AD neuropathology were investigated in three groups of participants from the longitudinal cohort of the Alzheimer Disease Research Center at Washington University with autopsy-confirmed diagnoses of pure… CONTINUE READING