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Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (JGCR)

Summary Cerebral Amyloid Angiopathy (CAA) is characterised mainly by impaired perceptual speed, episodic memory, semantic memory, attention and executive function. It has much in common with global cognitive impairment, and diagnosis may overlap with that for Alzheimer’s Disease or other … Continue reading

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Alzheimer’s Disease: Diagnosis (NHS Choices)

Summary This NHS Choices web page offers an easy to understand overview of the process involved in receiving a diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease for the layman. There is currently no single perfect test for diagnosing Alzheimer’s Disease, so diagnosis usually involves ruling out other conditions which … Continue reading

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