Dementia in Clinical Practice: A Neurological Perspective: by A.J. Larner

By A.J. Larner

Dementia in scientific perform: A Neurological Perspective addresses neurological contributions to the prognosis and administration of dementia via a longitudinal exam of the paintings undertaken in devoted neurological dementia clinics.

This concise, pragmatic guide covers:

The use of cognitive screening tools and their diagnostic utility.

The use of non-cognitive (functional, behavioural, neurovegetative) screening tools and  their diagnostic software.

The use of alternative diagnostic investigations: neuroimaging, neurophysiology, neuropathology.

The diagnostic combine when it comes to either neuropsychological syndromes and neurological diagnoses.

The use of traditional remedies for dementia.

The impression of nationwide directives (e.g. great, nationwide Dementia method) on daily scientific practice. 

Dementia in scientific perform: A Neurological Perspective is an illustrated, useful source for doctors all in favour of the review and administration of dementia sufferers. it truly is of specific profit to neurologists, psychiatrists, geriatricians, fundamental care practitioners and people operating within the fields of neuropsychology, psychology, occupational treatment, speech and language treatment and nursing.

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