Prevalence, correlates and course of behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia in the population

George M Savva, Julia Zaccai, Fiona E Matthews, Julie E Davidson, Ian McKeith, Carol Brayne, Medical Research Council Cognitive Function and Ageing Study

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    Abstract

    Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD) are major contributors to the burden of dementia.
    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)212-219
    Number of pages8
    JournalThe British Journal of Psychiatry
    Volume194
    Issue number3
    DOIs
    Publication statusPublished - Mar 2009

    Keywords

    • Aged
    • Aged, 80 and over
    • Dementia
    • England
    • Epidemiologic Methods
    • Female
    • Humans
    • Male
    • Neuropsychological Tests
    • Psychiatric Status Rating Scales
    • Psychotic Disorders
    • Wales

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