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Cognitive impairment in early-stage non-demented Parkinson's disease patients.
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Acta Neurol Scand 2013 Oct;
Authors: H C V Pfeiffer, A LÝkkegaard, M Zoetmulder, L Friberg, L Werdelin
Department of Neurology, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark; Department of Clinical Physiology and Nuclear Medicine, Bispebjerg University Hospital, Copenhagen, Denmark.
In Parkinson's disease (PD), Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD) and Parkinson's disease-mild cognitive impairment (PD-MCI) are common. PD-MCI is a risk factor for developing PDD. Knowledge of cognition in early-stages PD is essential in understanding and predicting the dementia process.
PMID: 24117192 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]