Randolph B. Schiffer, MD


The Dementias: Neuropsychiatric Syndromes of the 21st Century

October 01, 2008

In the new century, the dementias will probably become 1 of the 2 or 3 dominant behavioral health problems in the United States. This article provides an overview of the major clinical features of these cognitive loss syndromes and emphasizes the perspective of the practicing psychiatrist.