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*  Valproate in Dementia (VALID) - Study Results - ClinicalTrials.gov
Clinical Dementia Rating, Sum of Boxes (CDR-SOB) is a global rating of dementia severity based on the clinician's ... Valproate in Dementia (VALID). The safety and scientific validity of this study is the responsibility of the study sponsor and ... Global Severity of Dementia Using the CDR Sum of Boxes [ Time Frame: 24 months ]. ... The Neuropsychiatric Inventory (NPI) quantifies behavioral changes in dementia, including depression, anxiety, psychosis, ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/ct2/show/results/NCT00071721?sect=X401&view=results
*  Research Update: Cell to Cell Transmission Confirmed in Lewy Body Disease | Lewy Body Dementia Association
Lewy body diseases, like Parkinson's disease and dementia with Lewy bodies, are characterized by the presence of Lewy bodies ( ... Lewy Body Dementia Association, Inc.. 912 Killian Hill Road S.W., Lilburn, GA 30047 ...
  https://www.lbda.org/content/research-update-cell-cell-transmission-confirmed-lewy-body-disease
*  Therapeutic Strategies and Drug Development for Vascular Cognitive Impairment | Journal of the American Heart Association
... etiology dementia,8 it would be best for such trials to include all‐cause dementia or mixed dementia as outcomes, rather than ... vascular dementia. Introduction. Dementia is a large and growing health problem in developed and developing countries, with ... Black S, Roman GC, Geldmacher DS, Salloway S, Hecker J, Burns A, Perdomo C, Kumar D, Pratt R; Donepezil 307 Vascular Dementia ... given that multiple etiology dementia with a vascular component is the most common neuropathology of dementia,8 and that ...
  http://jaha.ahajournals.org/content/6/5/e005568
*  Resources for Enhancing Alzheimer's Caregiver Health (REACH II), 2001-2004
Subject Terms: Alzheimers disease, caregiver burden, caregivers, dementia, emotional states, families, health services ... Universe: Family caregivers of people with Alzheimer's disease or a related dementia who reside in noninstitutional settings. ... Caregivers of Individuals with Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias. Dissertation, Alliant International University, ... and Negative Caregiver Appraisals and Depressive Symptoms in Ethnically-Diverse Family Caregivers of Individuals with Dementia ...
  https://www.icpsr.umich.edu/icpsrweb/ICPSR/studies/4354?geography%255B0%255D=Pennsylvania&keyword=families&dataFormat%255B0%255D=SPSS&paging.startRow=1
*  Altered microRNA expression in frontotemporal lobar degeneration with TDP-43 pathology caused by progranulin mutations | BMC...
Clinical and pathological diagnosis of frontotemporal dementia: report of the Work Group on Frontotemporal Dementia and Pick's ... Cardarelli R, Kertesz A, Knebl JA: Frontotemporal dementia: a review for primary care physicians. Am Fam Physician. 2010, 82 ( ... Frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD) is the second most common cause of early-onset dementia after Alzheimer's Disease (AD ... Kovacs GG, Botond G, Budka H: Protein coding of neurodegenerative dementias: the neuropathological basis of biomarker ...
  https://bmcgenomics.biomedcentral.com/articles/10.1186/1471-2164-12-527
*  What is Pick's Disease?
It is a type of frontotemporal dementia and is characterized by symptoms of dementia and aphasia. ... It is a type of frontotemporal dementia and is characterized by symptoms of dementia and aphasia. ...
  https://www.news-medical.net/health/What-is-Picks-Disease.aspx
*  Incidence of Lewy Body Dementias in a General Population | Lewy Body Dementia Association
Incidence of Dementia With Lewy Bodies and Parkinson Disease Dementia. JAMA Neurol. 2013; doi:10.1001/jamaneurol.2013.3579. ... For those with Parkinson's disease, mild dementia may be overlooked or more significant dementia may not be documented if it is ... Incidence of Lewy Body Dementias in a General Population. The prevalence of a disease identifies how many people are affected ... A new study examines for the first time in North America the incidence of Lewy body dementias and its distribution by age and ...
  https://www.lbda.org/content/incidence-lewy-body-dementias-general-population
*  A Multicenter Placebo-Controlled Double-Blind Trial to Evaluate Azidothymidine (AZT) Treatment of the AIDS Dementia Complex and...
Dementia. Immunologic Deficiency Syndromes. Acquired Immunodeficiency Syndrome. AIDS Dementia Complex. Lentivirus Infections. ... This disorder, which has been called the AIDS dementia complex, may be due to a direct effect of HIV on the nervous system. It ... This disorder, which has been called the AIDS dementia complex, may be due to a direct effect of HIV on the nervous system. It ... To test whether zidovudine (AZT) is useful as a treatment for the neurologic syndrome called AIDS dementia complex. To ...
  https://clinicaltrials.gov/show/NCT00000702?order=2
*  Impact of Bilingualism on Cognitive Outcome After Stroke | Stroke
Pattern of vascular dementia in India: study of clinical features, imaging, and vascular mechanisms from a hospital dementia ... and absence of dementia on clinical interview or Clinical Dementia Rating scale. Impairment in a cognitive domain was defined ... 10 Clinical Dementia Rating scale was used to assess severity of dementia. All patients underwent brain imaging (computed ... Vascular dementia: diagnostic criteria for research studies. Report of the NINDS-AIREN International Workshop. Neurology. 1993; ...
  http://stroke.ahajournals.org/content/47/1/258
*  Delving into Lewy body dementia
... By Mayo Clinic Staff. Lewy body dementia may not be as well-known as Alzheimer's disease, but ... Dennis Dickson says, "Lewy body dementia is a prototypical mixed dementia, with features of both Parkinson's disease and ... "Lewy body dementia may be more common that we expect. It is difficult to diagnose unless you know exactly what to search for. ... The Lewy Body Dementia Research Program at Mayo Clinic, one of the few in the world dedicated to finding answers and treatments ...
  http://www.insightnews.com/0205/11/16/delving-into-lewy-body-dementia/
*  Dementia - Signs, Symptoms, Causes, Tests, Treatment, Care | alz.org
Understand the association between serious mental decline and normal aging and why 'senility' and 'senile dementia' aren't ... learn about dementia and how it relates to Alzheimer's and memory loss. ... Dementia symptoms, signs, causes, tests, diagnosis, stages, treatment and care - ... Dementia treatment and care. Treatment of dementia depends on its cause. In the case of most progressive dementias, including ...
  https://www.alz.org/what-is-dementia.asp
*  Frontotemporal dementia
... (FTD), the second most common form of dementia in people under 65 years of age, is characterized by ... Screening for Emotional Expression in Frontotemporal Dementia: A Pilot Study. Author(s): Andrew R Carr, Mark M Ashla, Elvira E ... Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is a term that describes a group of neurodegenerative conditions that affect the front and sides ... Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is the second most common senile neurodegenerative disease. FTD is a heterogeneous disease that ...
  http://www.diseaseinfosearch.org/result/2942
*  Home - Dementia Consortium
The Dementia Consortium aims to expedite the development of new drugs for dementia by supporting research into novel targets ... dementia with Lewy bodies, tauopathies, vascular dementia, Amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS), frontotemporal dementia, ... Could your dementia target benefit from further investment? We provide funding, expertise and resources for promising dementia ... What is the Dementia Consortium?. The Dementia Consortium supports collaborative target validation and drug discovery projects ...
  http://www.dementiaconsortium.org
*  More evidence traumatic brain injuries raise later dementia risk | Reuters
Reuters Health) - During the first year after a traumatic brain injury (TBI), the risk of developing dementia rises four- to ... The association between dementia and TBI was stronger for people diagnosed with dementia before age 65 than for those diagnosed ... In both categories, those diagnosed with dementia also had other strong risk factors for dementia that included their age, ... During the first year after a mild head injury, the risk of developing dementia was 3.52 times higher than for people who had ...
  https://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-dementia-brain-injury/more-evidence-traumatic-brain-injuries-raise-later-dementia-risk-idUSKBN1FK3B3
*  Dementia | BPS
Dementia: Promoting quality of life and an introduction to Positive Approaches to Care (PAC)™.. 09 May 2018 ... Psychological Dimensions of Dementia: Putting the Person at the Centre of Care. 12 November 2016 ... Society meets with parliamentarians for dementia discussion. A roundtable meeting is taking place today to bring together an ... New review says learning a second language won't protect you from dementia. 19 September 2017 ...
  http://www.bps.org.uk/topics/dementia
*  Preventing Dementia - Redorbit
New research by VCH and UBC shows the trajectory of cognitive decline can be altered in seniors at risk for dementia ... Worldwide, one case of dementia is detected every seven seconds. Mild cognitive impairment is a well recognized risk factor for ... "Exercise is attractive as an prevention strategy for dementia as it is universally accessible and cost-effective," says Liu- ... which are robust predictors of conversion from mild cognitive impairment to dementia. ...
  http://www.redorbit.com/news/health/1112520444/preventing-dementia/
*  Dementia | HealthCentral
Description Dementia is a brain disorder with permanent loss of memory or other higher co ... Definition Dementia is a permanent decline in cognitive function and memory from a previous level of function. ... Is the dementia secondary to some other disease?. Is the person with dementia safe to be left alone or is supervision always ... Primary dementias are those like Alzheimer's in which the dementia itself is the major sign of an organic brain disease not ...
  https://www.healthcentral.com/encyclopedia/dementia
*  Sitemap | Dementia
Community support core principles Dementia Dementia Action Alliance Dementia Awareness day Dementia Awareness Week Dementia ... Dementia Commissioning Pack *Commissioning Pack resources: Care at home/ care home. *Commissioning Pack resources: Care in ... Older people Outcomes Prescribing Prime Minister's Challenge Raising Awareness research Skills for Care South West Dementia ...
  http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20130402150538/http:/dementia.dh.gov.uk/sitemap/
*  Dementia Challenge
Join Dementia Research. Join Dementia Research is a new service that helps people to take part in dementia research studies. It ... Dementia Friends. Dementia Friends is a programme to help people understand a bit more about dementia and the small things they ... Government policy on dementia. The Department of Health wants every person with dementia, and their carers and families, - from ... Beta version of new dementia site launched. This new Department of Health site on dementia has been launched as a 'beta', which ...
  http://webarchive.nationalarchives.gov.uk/20151019112715/https:/engage.dh.gov.uk/dementiachallenge/
*  Vascular Dementia | Encyclopedia.com
VASCULAR DEMENTIA Introduction Vascular dementias (VaDs) are the second most common causes of dementia, but much still needs to ... As early as 1896 ''arteriosclerotic dementia'' (referring to VaD) was separated from ''senile dementia'' (referring to AD). ... Mixed dementia. The so-called ''mixed dementia syndrome'' (which usually refers to the combination of Alzheimer's disease and ... Chui, H. C. ''Rethinking Vascular Dementia: Moving from Myth to Mechanism.'' In The Dementias. Edited by J. H. Growdon and M. N ...
  https://www.encyclopedia.com/medicine/psychology/psychology-and-psychiatry/vascular-dementia
*  Exercise 'targets dementia'
Older people who walk regularly and take other forms of moderate exercise have a significantly lower risk of vascular dementia ... Vascular dementia is the second most common form of dementia after Alzheimer's disease. ... Those who used the most energy in moderate activities reduced their risk of vascular dementia by 29 per cent and people who did ... The top one-third of participants who exerted the most energy walking were 27 per cent less likely to develop vascular dementia ...
  https://www.netdoctor.co.uk/healthy-living/news/a16128/exercise-targets-dementia/
*  Dementia Awareness Week
MORE:dementiaimpactelderly carenpcdementia awareness weekAlzheimer'sold age pensionerspensionersdementia care ... Like so many dementia sufferers, Gracie often reverts to her childhood and relieves moments with genuine joy as well as sadness ... Q: Relatives of dementia sufferers have welcomed the greater freedom this technology brings as well as the relief knowing those ... Inadequate research into dementia, lack of nurse and care-worker training, leave relatives finding it more and more difficult ...
  http://www.huffingtonpost.co.uk/hannah-gal/dementia-awareness-week_b_3272126.html
*  Dementia Definition
The legal definition of Dementia is A chronic impairment of cognitive and intellectual functioning including memory impairment ... Generally, delirium develops rapidly while dementia usually develops gradually. Delirium may be reversed; dementia, once set in ... Dementia typically emerges in stages for which psychiatry has developed a test (MMSE) and a scale (Global Deterioration Scale ... Dementia is properly scaled into seven groups and not three - see, for example, the Global Deterioration Scale. ...
  http://www.duhaime.org/LegalDictionary/D/Dementia.aspx
*  Dementia risk factors
Nine modifiable lifestyle factors that increase dementia risk have been identifies, including high blood pressure, obesity and ... Dementia is currently the leading cause of death in the England and Wales, while it is estimated that approximately 47 million ... 5 innovative apps that could help those with dementia A whole host of apps that can make life easier By Davina Ludlow ... "Although dementia is diagnosed in later life, the brain changes usually begin to develop years before. Acting now will vastly ...
  http://www.netdoctor.co.uk/healthy-living/wellbeing/news/a28580/nine-dementia-risks/
*  Neuroimaging in Dementia | SpringerLink
... neuroimaging is playing an increasingly important role in the diagnosis of dementia ... 2., Dementia Research CentreUCL Institute of NeurologyLondonUnited Kingdom. *3.Fac. Medicina, Grupo de Imagiologia Médica e ... It sets out the key clinical and imaging features of the wide range of causes of dementia and directs the reader from clinical ... followed by a series of chapters that carefully present and analyze the key imaging findings in patients with dementias. A ...
  https://link.springer.com/book/10.1007%2F978-3-642-00818-4