Dementia articles on Wikipedia
Dementia
Dementia is a broad category of brain diseases that cause a long term and often gradual decrease in the ability to think and remember that is great enough
May 22nd 2017



Vascular dementia
Vascular dementia, also known as multi-infarct dementia (MID) and vascular cognitive impairment (VCI), is dementia caused by problems in the supply of
May 8th 2017



Frontotemporal dementia
Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is the clinical presentation of frontotemporal lobar degeneration, which is characterized by progressive neuronal loss predominantly
Apr 2nd 2017



Dementia with Lewy bodies
Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is a type of dementia that worsens over time. Additional symptoms may include fluctuations in alertness, visual hallucinations
May 29th 2017



Alcohol-related dementia
Alcohol-related dementia (ARD) is a form of dementia caused by long-term, excessive consumption of alcoholic beverages, resulting in neurological damage
Apr 8th 2017



Clinical Dementia Rating
The Clinical Dementia Rating or CDR is a numeric scale used to quantify the severity of symptoms of dementia (i.e. its 'stage'). Using a structured-interview
Mar 4th 2017



Semantic dementia
Semantic dementia (SD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disorder characterized by loss of semantic memory in both the verbal and non-verbal domains.
Jan 8th 2017



Art and dementia
and dementia Montessori-Based Dementia Programming Alcohol dementia Agitation (dementia) Silver Alert Sundowning (dementia) Wandering (dementia) Prion
May 18th 2017



Dementia praecox
Dementia praecox (a "premature dementia" or "precocious madness") is a disused psychiatric diagnosis that originally designated a chronic, deteriorating
Mar 12th 2017



Dementia (disambiguation)
Dementia is a cognitive disorder. Dementia may also refer to: Dementia (1955 film), a low-budget horror film made in 1953 and released in 1955 Dementia
Feb 25th 2017



Caring for people with dementia
As populations age, caring for people with dementia has become more common. Elderly caregiving may consist of formal care and informal care. Formal care
Apr 21st 2017



Wandering (dementia)
Wandering, in people with dementia, is a common behavior that can cause great risk for the person, and is often the major priority (and concern) for caregivers
Apr 2nd 2017



Space Dementia
Space Dementia may refer to: "Space Dementia" (song), a song by Muse on their album Origin of Symmetry A fictional mental disorder referenced in an episode
Jan 27th 2016



The Machinations of Dementia
The Machinations of Dementia is the debut album by the instrumental progressive metal band Blotted Science, released September 18, 2007 on guitarist Ron
Nov 26th 2016



The Dementia Process
The Dementia Process is the debut EP by the French deathcore band Eradikal Insane. It was self-released on April 16, 2011 in digipack edition and limited
Jan 6th 2015



Severe Dementia (band)
Severe Dementia is a death metal band from Dhaka, BangladeshFormed in 2004, it became one of the pioneer bands of extreme metal genre in Bangladeshi
Apr 28th 2017



Twilight Dementia
Twilight Dementia is the first live album by English power metal band DragonForce, released in Japan on 8 September-2010September 2010, the United Kingdom on 13 September
May 3rd 2017



Dementia (1955 film)
Dementia (also known in a slightly altered version as Daughter of Horror) is an American film by John Parker, incorporating elements of the horror film
Mar 24th 2017



Dementia pugilistica
Dementia pugilistica (DP) is a type of chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), a neurodegenerative disease with features of dementia. DP may affect amateur
May 18th 2017



In Dementia
In Dementia is the seventh studio album by the American heavy metal band Chastain, released in 1997 through Leviathan Records. The album was re-issuued
Jan 3rd 2015



Dementia (journal)
Dementia: The International Journal of Social Research and Practice is a bimonthly peer-reviewed academic journal that covers research in the field of
Nov 19th 2016



Extreme Love: Dementia
Extreme-LoveExtreme Love: Dementia is a 2012 British documentary film by Louis Theroux. The documentary is the second part of Theroux's Extreme-LoveExtreme Love, along with Extreme
Oct 26th 2016



Dementia 13
Dementia 13 (UK title: The Haunted and the Hunted) is a 1963 horror-thriller released by American International Pictures, starring William Campbell, Patrick
May 11th 2017



Prevention of dementia
Prevention of dementia is the attempt to avoid developing dementia. Although no cure for dementia is available, there are ways of decreasing the risk
Apr 22nd 2017



HIV-associated neurocognitive disorder
is present, dementia was diagnosed when delirium was not present. No evidence of another, pre-existing cause that could explain the dementia (e.g. another
Mar 25th 2017



Alzheimer's disease
slowly and worsens over time. It is the cause of 60% to 70% of cases of dementia. The most common early symptom is difficulty in remembering recent events
May 23rd 2017



In Abhorrence Dementia
In Abhorrence Dementia is the second studio album by the Norwegian symphonic black metal band Limbonic Art released in 1997 through Nocturnal Art Productions
Feb 12th 2016



Familial British dementia
Familial British dementia is a form of dementia. It was first reported by Worster Cecil Charles Worster-Drought in 1933 and is therefore also known as Worster-Drought
Oct 25th 2016



Dementia (2014 film)
Dementia is a 2014 Filipino horror film directed by Perci Intalan, in his directorial debut. The film stars Nora Aunor as Mara, a woman faced with dementia
Apr 6th 2016



The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care
The Society for the Arts in Dementia Care is a non-profit organization dedicated to knowledge dissemination and education that focuses on improving the
Feb 18th 2016



Bolex Dementia
Bolex Dementia is the second and final album by the 1970s British rock band Hard Stuff. During the recording of the album, two members of the band (John
Apr 1st 2016



Agitation (dementia)
Agitation often accompanies dementia and often precedes the diagnosis of common age-related disorders of cognition such as Alzheimer's disease (AD). More
Aug 30th 2015



Sundowning
delirium or some form of dementia. Most commonly associated with Alzheimer's disease, but also found in those with other forms of dementia, the term "sundowning"
Mar 5th 2017



Pseudodementia
pseudodementia, synonymously referred to as depressive dementia(3) or major depression with depressive dementia (4), represents a major subclass of the overarching
Apr 8th 2017



Mild cognitive impairment
Mild cognitive impairment (MCI, also known as incipient dementia, or isolated memory impairment) is a brain function syndrome involving the onset and evolution
May 11th 2017



Cognitive therapies for dementia
dementia are starting to gain some momentum.[when?] Improved clinical assessment in early stages of Alzheimer's disease and other forms of dementia,
Jan 7th 2017



American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias
The-American-JournalThe American Journal of Alzheimer's Disease & Other Dementias is a peer-reviewed academic journal that publishes papers in the field of Neurology. The
Mar 4th 2017



Montessori-Based Dementia Programming
Montessori-Based Dementia Programming (MBDP) is a method of working with older adults living with cognitive and/or physical impairments based on the ideas
Jun 17th 2014



Steroid dementia syndrome
Steroid dementia syndrome describes the signs and symptoms of hippocampal and prefrontal cortical dysfunction, such as deficits in memory, attention, and
Mar 30th 2017



Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia (PAINAD)
Pain Assessment in Advanced Dementia (PAINAD) is a pain scale developed by Victoria Warden, Ann C. Hurley, and Ladislav Volicer to provide a universal
Dec 30th 2016



Alzheimer's Association
and discuss the latest dementia study results, theories and discoveries. Learn more at alz.org/aaic. Alzheimer's & Dementia is the official publication
Mar 4th 2017



Visual selective attention in dementia
most common form of dementia, which approximately two thirds of individuals with dementia suffer from. It is the major cause of dementia in older adults.
Nov 3rd 2016



General paresis of the insane
General paresis, also known as general paralysis of the insane or paralytic dementia, is a severe neuropsychiatric disorder, classified as an organic mental
Apr 8th 2017



Carpe Dementia
Carpe Dementia is the third studio album by Luke Ski. Released in 1999, the album's artwork is a parody of Insane Clown Posse's Joker's Cards albums, the
Sep 7th 2016



Alzheimer Society of Canada
for people with dementia, their families and caregivers. ASC funds research to find a cure and improve the care of people with dementia, promotes public
Mar 4th 2017



Relative Dementias
Relative Dementias is a BBC Books original novel written by Mark Michalowski and based on the long-running British science fiction television series Doctor
Mar 16th 2017



Childhood disintegrative disorder
and Hans Asperger described autism. Heller had previously used the name dementia infantilis for the syndrome. An apparent period of fairly normal development
May 6th 2017



Alzheimer's Society
types of dementia, which is an umbrella term. Dementia types include vascular dementia, dementia with Lewy bodies, frontotemporal dementia, Korsakoff's
May 25th 2017



Familial encephalopathy with neuroserpin inclusion bodies
nervous system that is characterized by a loss of intellectual functioning (dementia) and seizures. At first, affected individuals may have difficulty sustaining
Mar 26th 2017



Addenbrooke's cognitive examination
The test is widely used for determining mild cognitive impairment and dementia. The test includes measures of language, memory, visuospatial skills, and
Oct 26th 2016





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