Dementia in PD - quantitative measure of cognitive status...

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Dementia in PD •Prevalence:approximately 10 to 15 % PD patients meet clinical criteria for dementia •Risk factors: increased age, duration of PD, stage of PD (Mayeuzet al., 1988) •Mini Mental State Examination(MMSE): a brief and
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Unformatted text preview: quantitative measure of cognitive status in adults •Blessed Dementia Scale(BDS): measures the presence and severity of dementia...
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This note was uploaded on 11/14/2011 for the course PSY PSY2012 taught by Professor Scheff during the Fall '09 term at Broward College.

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