Chapter 8. Cognitive Dysfunction, Dementia and Emotional Disturbances

  1. Dr Jong S. Kim MD, PhD3,
  2. Dr Louis R. Caplan MD4 and
  3. Dr K. S. Lawrence Wong MD5
  1. Dr Jae-Hong Lee MD, PhD3,
  2. Dr Alex E. Roher MD, PhD1,
  3. Dr Thomas G. Beach MD, PhD2 and
  4. Dr Jong S. Kim MD, PhD3

Published Online: 12 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444300673.ch8

Intracranial Atherosclerosis

Intracranial Atherosclerosis

How to Cite

Lee, J.-H., Roher, A. E., Beach, T. G. and Kim, J. S. (2008) Cognitive Dysfunction, Dementia and Emotional Disturbances, in Intracranial Atherosclerosis (eds J. S. Kim, L. R. Caplan and K. S. L. Wong), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444300673.ch8

Editor Information

  1. 3

    Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea

  2. 4

    Department of Neurology, Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, Massachusetts, USA

  3. 5

    Department of Medicine and Therapeutics, The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Prince Wales Hospital, Hong Kong, People's Republic of China

Author Information

  1. 1

    Longtine Center for Molecular Biology and Genetics, Sun Health Research Institute, Sun City, Arizona, USA

  2. 2

    Sun Health Research Institute, Arizona, USA

  3. 3

    Department of Neurology, University of Ulsan College of Medicine, Asan Medical Center, Seoul, South Korea

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 24 OCT 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405178228

Online ISBN: 9781444300673

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Keywords:

  • cognitive dysfunction in extracranial atherosclerosis;
  • cognitive dysfunction, dementia and emotional disturbances;
  • intracranial atherosclerosis and Alzheimer's disease;
  • transcranial Doppler ultrasonography studies;
  • depression and stroke - complex relationship;
  • post-stroke emotional incontinence (PSEI);
  • emotional disturbances and depression - overlooked complications of stroke

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Intracranial atherosclerosis and cognitive dysfunction

  • Intracranial atherosclerosis and Alzheimer's disease

  • Depression and other emotional disturbances in intracranial atherosclerosis

  • References