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Types of Dementia (from NHS Clinical Knowledge Summaries)

The most common causes of dementia are (quote): Alzheimer’s disease (about 50%) Vascular dementia (about 25%). Dementia with Lewy bodies (about 15%). Frontotemporal dementia (less than 5%). Mixed dementias (included in the above estimates). Mixed dementias include Alzheimer’s disease with vascular … Continue reading

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