A Review of Lewy Body Disease Increased demand for multidisciplinary participation in the diagnosis and treatment of dementing conditions is anticipated with the impending age wave. Presently, the Alzheimer’s Association reports approximately 4 million cases of Alzheimer’s disease and related disorders. These nonreversible dementias require clinical intervention, given the relatively long life span after diagnosis ... Article
Article  |   May 01, 1998
A Review of Lewy Body Disease
Author Affiliations & Notes
  • Denise A. Drumm
    Civin Neuropathology Laboratory, Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ and Barrow Neurological Institute, Phoenix, AZ
  • D. Larry Sparks
    L. J. Roberts Alzheimer's Center, Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, AZ
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Article   |   May 01, 1998
A Review of Lewy Body Disease
SIG 15 Perspectives on Gerontology, May 1998, Vol. 3, 13-19. doi:10.1044/gero3.1.13
SIG 15 Perspectives on Gerontology, May 1998, Vol. 3, 13-19. doi:10.1044/gero3.1.13
Acknowledgments
The authors would like to thank Thomas Beach for use of the Lewy body micrograph.
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