Diagnosis and Management of Dementia With Lewy Bodies

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Papan Thaipisuttikul

Abstract

Daiagnosis of dementia, has been increased especially in the elderly. Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB), which was formerly believed to have a low incidence, is currently found to be the second most common type of dementia, after Alzheimer's disease. Objectives of this article are to review up-to-date clinical and involved many systems. Also, to help physicians gain more confident on making diagnosis and encourage more awareness on carefully using management method.

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Thaipisuttikul, P. (2014). Diagnosis and Management of Dementia With Lewy Bodies. Ramathibodi Medical Journal, 37(1), 39-47. Retrieved from https://he02.tci-thaijo.org/index.php/ramajournal/article/view/95454
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