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Organic Brain Disorders are conditions that are due to damage or deterioration of brain tissue.

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Dementia Research Centre - UK The Dementia Research Centre, based at the National Hospital for Neurology and Neurosurgery, is one of the UK's leading centres for clinical research into dementia, 4/5
Dementia with Lewy Bodies.- A Distinct Non-Alzheimer Dementia Syndrome? - An Article. - Lewy body formation is central to the pathological phenotype of a spectrum of disorders. The most familiar of these is the extrapyramidal syndrome of idiopathic Lewy-body Parkinson's disease (PD). Studies of dementia in the elderly suggest that another manifestation of Lewy body pathology is equally or more common than Parkinson's disease. 3/5
NINDS Dementia With Lewy Bodies Information Page - Synonym(s): Lewy Body Dementia .Dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) is one of the most common types of progressive dementia. The central feature of DLB is progressive cognitive decline, combined with three additional defining features 4/5
The Cognitive, Affective & Behavioral Effect of Reminiscence Therapy on Demented Elderly.  3/5
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome.- Wernicke-Korsakoff syndrome is a brain disorder involving loss of specific brain functions caused by a thiamine deficiency.3/5
Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome - From MedLine Plus.Wernicke's encephalopathy and Korsakoff syndrome are different conditions that are both due to brain damage caused by a lack of vitamin B1 3/5
Google Scholarly Articles on Organic Dementias - Click Here Organic Brain Disorders are conditions that are due to damage or deterioration of brain tissue.
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Recommended Books    

Dementia: Mind, Meaning, and the Person (International Perspectives in Philosophy & Psychiatry) [Paperback]

Dementia: Management of Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms [Paperback]

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