Chapter V.4. Treatment of Lewy Body Dementia

  1. Nawab Qizilbash MBChB, MRCP, MSc, DPhil (Oxon)1,2
  1. E. Jane Byrne

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch36

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

How to Cite

Jane Byrne, E. (2003) Treatment of Lewy Body Dementia, in Evidence-based Dementia Practice (ed N. Qizilbash), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch36

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Visiting Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Hospital Universitario GM-Cantoblanco, 280049 Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Member of Green College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052967

Online ISBN: 9780470752340

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Keywords:

  • neuroleptics;
  • psychiatric symptoms;
  • hallucinations;
  • anorexia;
  • decarboxylase

Summary

This chapter contains section titled:

  • Cholinesterase inhibitors

  • Introduction

  • Neuroleptics

  • Other therapies

  • Conclusion