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Published: 03 September 2013

200 Pages

7 x 10 inches

ISBN: 9780195380491

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Frontotemporal Dementia

Bruce L. Miller

Contemporary Neurology Series

  • Provides a unique holistic view of FTD from psychosocial aspects to neurology and behavior to molecules and genes
  • Originating from leading international center for the study of FTD
  • FTD affects approximately 250,000 Americans, usually with ages ranging between 45 and 64.
  • Frontotemporal dementia (FTD) is the term given to a group of diseases which include Pick's disease, frontotemporal lobar degeneration, progressive aphasia, and semantic dementia. These diseases are frequently mistaken for Alzheimer's disease (AD) which is a problem considering their clinical courses are earlier and longer than AD.

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