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Dementia - References

Citations

  1. Beers MH, et al., eds. (2004). Merck Manual of Health and Aging. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck Research Laboratories.

  2. Drugs for cognitive loss and dementia (2010). Medical Letter on Drugs and Therapeutics: Drugs of Choice, 8(91): 19–24.

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  4. Tzourio C, et al. (2003). Effects of blood pressure lowering with perindopril and indapamide therapy on dementia and cognitive decline in patients with cerebrovascular disease. Archives of Internal Medicine, 163(9): 1069–1075.

  5. Birks J, Grimley Evans J (2009). Ginkgo biloba for cognitive impairment and dementia. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews (1).

  6. Spector A, et al. (2003). Efficacy of an evidence-based cognitive stimulation therapy programme for people with dementia. British Journal of Psychiatry, 183: 248–254.

  7. Graff MJ, et al. (2006). Community-based occupational therapy for patients with dementia and their caregivers: Randomised controlled trial. BMJ, 333(1196). Also available online: http://www.bmj.com/cgi/content/full/333/7580/1196.

Other Works Consulted

  • Bourgeois JA, et al. (2008). Delirium, dementia, and amnestic and other cognitive disorders. In RE Hales et al., eds., American Psychiatric Publishing Textbook of Psychiatry, 5th ed., pp. 303–363. Washington DC: American Psychiatric Publishing.

  • Knopman DS (2009). Alzheimer disease and other dementing illnesses. In EG Nabel, ed., ACP Medicine, section 11, chap. 11. Hamilton, ON: BC Decker.

  • Knopman DS, et al. (2001, reaffirmed 2004). Practice parameter: Diagnosis of dementia (an evidence-based review). Report of the Quality Standards Subcommittee of the American Academy of Neurology. Neurology, 56: 1143–1153.

  • Langa KM, et al. (2004). Mixed dementia: Emerging concepts and therapeutic implications. JAMA, 292(23): 2901–2908.

  • U.S. Preventive Services Task Force (2003). Screening for dementia: Recommendation and rationale. Available online: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/3rduspstf/dementia/dementrr.htm.

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Last Updated: August 11, 2011
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