Clinical and Morphological Aspects in Diagnosis and Prognosis of Vascular Dementia

  • Gunther Ladurner
  • Goetz Bertha


In the so called normal population dementia or organic brain syndrome is present in 4.4–8% (Kay et al. 1970, Broe et al. 1976, Tower 1978). The percentage rises with age from 2.3% (65-69 years) to 22% (80 years and older).


Alzheimer Disease Vascular Dementia Confusional State Dominant Hemisphere Organic Brain Syndrome 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gunther Ladurner
    • 1
  • Goetz Bertha
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry and NeurologyUniversity GrazGrazAustria

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