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Neuropsychological Assessments of Dementia in Down Syndrome and Intellectual Disabilities

  • Vee P. Prasher

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvii
  2. Maria Lusia Margallo-Lana, Stephen P. Tyrer, Peter B. Moore
    Pages 1-17
  3. Diana B. Burt
    Pages 19-42
  4. Emoke Jozsvai, Spencer Hewitt, Angela Gedye
    Pages 57-71
  5. Mary Sano, Arthur J. Dalton
    Pages 73-97
  6. Warren B. Zigman, Sharon J. Krinsky-McHale, Nicole Schupf, Tina K. Urv, Wayne Silverman
    Pages 99-122
  7. Mary McCarron, Rachael Carroll, Niamh M. Mulryan, Evelyn M. Reilly, Pamela Dunne, Eimear McGlinchey et al.
    Pages 145-160
  8. Darlynne A. Devenny, Sharon J. Krinsky-McHale, Adeniyi Adetoki
    Pages 161-180
  9. Lucille Esralew, Matthew P. Janicki, Seth M. Keller
    Pages 197-213
  10. Christy L. Hom, David M. Walsh, Eric Doran, Ira T. Lott
    Pages 215-233
  11. Nick Hutchinson
    Pages 235-254
  12. Back Matter
    Pages 271-311

About this book

Introduction

This fully updated and expanded second edition of a successful book reviews  the most important neuropsychological measures currently used in the assessment of dementia by the principal clinicians and researchers associated with the tests. Several clinicians and research workers, who have been at the forefront in developing the tests in question, provide clear practical guidance on the scope of each test, use in research, as well as an analysis of their accuracy and limitations. The international contributors have brought together a concise and practical guide on the role of neuropsychological testing to support the dementia assessment.

Neuropsychological Assessments of Dementia in Down Syndrome and Intellectual Disabilities, Second Edition is an essential reference for all those working in the field of dementia and intellectual disabilities.

Keywords

neuropsychological assessment dementia Down syndrome intellectual disability dementia test

Editors and affiliations

  • Vee P. Prasher
    • 1
  1. 1.Visiting Professor of NeuropsychiatryBirminghamUnited Kingdom

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-319-61720-6
  • Copyright Information Springer International Publishing AG 2018
  • Publisher Name Springer, Cham
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-3-319-61719-0
  • Online ISBN 978-3-319-61720-6
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