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Delirium EEG findings
diffuse slowing except in DT where there is fast activity.
NMDA-R Antagonist used in AD and VD.
Lewy bodies are made of
Memory, learning, and language are primarily affected in ____________.
Dementia characterized by VH of well-formed small people, waxing and waning levels of attention and alertness, and pronounced sensitivity to antipsychotics
Which 2 2GAP can you use in tx of agitation in LBD and PD
Dementia that tends to occur in younger people, cognitive deficits in attention, abstraction, planning, and problem solving.
Dementia presenting with cognitive and motor impairments plus behavioral changes
Tetrabenazine or antipsychotics may be used in the treatment of
Disease associated with motor signs + visuospatial impairment and executive dysfunction
Rapidly progressive cognitive decline + myoclonus
Preferred TCA for depression in elderly people
nortryptiline (less anticholinergic s/e)
Antidepressant associated with increased appetite and sedation, used in depression in elderly
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