Affective Symptoms in Early-Onset Dementia

Kenneth Podell, Karen Torres

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The phenotypic expression of neuropsychological deficits can have very different genotypic etiologies. Understanding the causes of various neuropsychological deficits is tantamount in developing the appropriate treatments. The literature on mood disorders as a risk factor for dementia is reviewed as well as common neuropsychological patterns in dementia and mood disorders. A brief discussion on chronic traumatic encephalopathy is provided.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)99-114
Number of pages16
JournalNeurologic Clinics
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 2011


  • Alzheimer disease
  • Anxiety
  • Chronic traumatic encephalopathy
  • Depression
  • Early-onset dementia
  • Neuropsychological deficits

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Clinical Neurology


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