Denis Shub, MD

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Articles

Comorbidity: Psychiatric Comorbidity in Persons With Dementia

April 16, 2009

The assessment and treatment of psychiatric symptoms in persons with cognitive dysfunction are becoming increasingly important. Prevalence estimates of dementia in the United States range from 5% in those aged 71 to 79 years to 25% to 50% in those 90 or older.