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Estimate of Dementia Prevalence in a Community Sample from Sao Paulo, Brazil
Aims: To estimate dementia prevalence and describe the etiology of dementia in a community sample from the city of Sao Paulo, Brazil. Methods: A sample of subjects older than 60 years was screened for dementia in the first ...
The huge burden of dementia in Latin America
(Elsevier Science Inc, 2016-01)
As mentioned in your Editorial,1 dementia is having a huge social and economic eff ect in Latin American countries. The prevalence of dementia in people aged 65 years and older is about 7·1%.2 As the population continues ...
Identification of dementia cases in the community: A Brazilian experience
(Blackwell Publishing, 2014)
The social housing crisis and the barriers to developing dementia-friendly communities in Chile
(Frontiers Media, 2021)
Interaction with living place and neighbourhood is one of the cornerstones for creating dementia-friendly communities (DFC). Chile has one of the largest proportions of older adults in Latin America and is currently ...
Consensus Statement of the International Summit on Intellectual Disability and Dementia Related to Nomenclature
(Amer Assoc Intellectual Developmental Disabilities, 2017-10-01)
A working group of the 2016 International Summit on Intellectual Disability and Dementia was charged to examine the terminology used to define and report on dementia in publications related to intellectual disability (ID). ...
Oral language in frontotemporal dementia. Clinical experience and review Lenguaje oral en demencias frontotemporales. Experiencia personal y revisión del tema
Frontotemporal dementia has 3 variants: frontal or behavioral (VF), progressive non fluent aphasia (APnF) and semantic dementia (DS). This one frequently starts as a progressive fluent aphasia (APF). In a series of 40 ...
Demencia frontotemporal: Experiencia clínica
(Sociedad Médica de Santiago, 2009)
Semantic Dementia Versus Nonfluent Progressive Aphasia Neuropsychological Characterization and Differentiation
(LIPPINCOTT WILLIAMS & WILKINSPHILADELPHIA, 2013-08-02)
Background: Early progressive nonfluent aphasia (PNFA) may be difficult to differentiate from semantic dementia (SD) in a nonspecialist setting. There are descriptions of the clinical and neuropsychological profiles of ...
Neuropsychiatric Characteristics of Alzheimer’s Disease and the Behavioral Variant of Frontotemporal Dementia
Keywords • Alzheimer's disease • Behavioral variant of frontotemporal dementia • Early-onset dementia • Late-onset dementia • Neuropsychiatric symptoms Abstract Neurodegenerative dementias that occur in adults can present ...