Mood Issues in Dementia

  • Anne M. Lipton
  • Cindy D. Marshall
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Abstract

Psychiatric and behavioral changes go hand in hand with dementia. Psychiatric issues include problems with mood, anxiety, and psychosis. We defer the discussion on psychosis to the next chapter where we discuss the more common problematic behaviors we see in dementia.

Keywords

Depression Dopamine Dementia Norepinephrine 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Anne M. Lipton
    • 1
  • Cindy D. Marshall
    • 2
  1. 1.Diplomate in NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyBuffalo GroveUSA
  2. 2.Memory Center, Baylor Neuroscience CenterBaylor University Medical CenterDallasUSA

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