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Editor(s)-in-Chief: C. Michael Gibson, M.S.,M.D. [1] Phone:617-632-7753; Angela Botts, M.D., Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center Geriatric Medicine [2] ; Associate Editor(s)-In-Chief: , Aditya Govindavarjhulla, M.B.B.S. [3],Vindhya BellamKonda, M.B.B.S [4]

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Overview

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Dementia from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms

Physical Examination

Laboratory Findings

Electrocardiogram

CT

MRI

Echocardiography or Ultrasound

Other Imaging Findings

Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy

Primary Prevention

Cost-Effectiveness of Therapy

Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1

Dementia On the Web

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cited articles

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CME Programs

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American Roentgen Ray Society Images of Dementia

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Ongoing Trials at Clinical Trials.gov

US National Guidelines Clearinghouse

NICE Guidance

FDA on Dementia

CDC on Dementia

Dementia in the news

Blogs on Dementia

Directions to Hospitals Treating Dementia

Risk calculators and risk factors for Dementia

Synonyms and Keywords: Madness; lunacy; insanity; chronic brain failure

Overview

Classification

Pathophysiology

Causes

Differentiating Dementia from other Diseases

Epidemiology and Demographics

Risk Factors

Natural History, Complications and Prognosis

Diagnosis

History and Symptoms | Physical Examination | Laboratory Findings | Electrocardiogram | CT | MRI | Echocardiography or Ultrasound | Other Imaging Findings | Other Diagnostic Studies

Treatment

Medical Therapy | Primary Prevention | Cost-effectiveness of Therapy | Future or Investigational Therapies

Case Studies

Case #1



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