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Introduction to dementia

Victor Pace, Adrian Treloar, Sharon Scott and Max Watson

in Dementia

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ISBN: 9780199237807
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191726293 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199237807.003.0011

Series: Oxford Specialist Handbooks

Introduction to dementia

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Introduction - Definition - Epidemiology - Burden of disease - Progression of dementia - Causes of death - Palliative care of people with dementia

Chapter.  2736 words. 

Subjects: Neurology ; Palliative Medicine

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