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Flashcards in NeuroPsych 4 Dementia Deck (8):
1

is severe depression/anxiety you can get?

depressive pseudodementia

2

Alzheimer's shows early what changes?

impaired Memory
intact personality

3

bvFTD shows early what changes?

impaired personality
spared cognition

4

Vascular dementia deficits and preservation

preserved memory
deficit: psychmotor, executive function

5

Relationship between vascular dementia and another comorbidity?

Strokes

6

Parkinson's and Huntington's dementia show what signs?

extrapyramidal signs, movement and gait

7

Lewy-Body dementia shows fluctuating:

alertness and attention
hallucinations

8

Signs of CJD?

confusion/disorientation
visual complaints