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Cognitive Dysfunction and Dementia

Christopher M. Filley

in The Behavioral Neurology of White Matter

Second edition

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print May 2012 | ISBN: 9780199743261
Published online April 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780199322992 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199743261.003.015
Cognitive Dysfunction and Dementia

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Chapter 15 discusses how cognitive impairment emerges as the most frequent neurobehavioral syndrome in patients with white matter disorders, which may range from a mild changes in processing speed to severe dementia or the vegetative state.

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Subjects: Neurology

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