Accuracy of diagnosis and consequences of misdiagnosis of disorders causing dementia

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This report discusses the diagnosis of clinical syndrome of dementia, accuracy of differential diagnosis of dementig disorders, prognosis and prognostic accuracy, public health consequences of misdiagnosis,and summary of recommendations.

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Location(s): United States
Creation Date: June 1986
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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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Creator (Author):
Katzman, Robert

Department of Neurosciences, University of California Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress

Creator (Author):
Lasker, Bruce

Department of Neurosciences, University of California, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress

Creator (Author):
Bernstein, Nancy

Department of Neurosciences, University of California, Office of Technology Assessment, U.S. Congress

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  • Creation: June 1986
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United States
Description:

This report discusses the diagnosis of clinical syndrome of dementia, accuracy of differential diagnosis of dementig disorders, prognosis and prognostic accuracy, public health consequences of misdiagnosis,and summary of recommendations.

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117 pages.

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UNT Libraries Government Documents Department
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Office of Technology Assessment
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  • LOCAL-CONT-NO: 1001676396
  • SUDOC: Y 3.T 22/2:2 M 66/2/pt.1/diag.
  • ARK: ark:/67531/metadc97356
Resource Type: Report
Format: Text