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Shanghai Arch Psychiatry 2013 Oct; 25(5):306-13
Authors: Ling Chen, Cuiyu Yu, Xiaosu Fu, Weiguo Liu, Ping Hua, Ning Zhang, Shenghan Kuo
Dementia is one of the most distressing and burdensome health problems associated with Parkinson's Disease (PD). The Montreal Cognitive Assessment scale (MoCA) is widely used to screen for dementia in PD patients, but the appropriate diagnostic cutoff score when used with Chinese PD patients is not known.
PMID: 24991170 [PubMed - as supplied by publisher]