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April 28th 2021: Something’s Wrong but (S)He “Presents So Well”: Vascular Dementia

Alzheimer’s disease represents 50% of all types of dementia. The next two types most often diagnosed are Vascular dementia and Frontal-Temporal dementia. Vascular dementia can be overlooked because it does not necessarily impair memory or language, thus the observation that your loved one “presents well”. A person with Vascular dementia may score within normal range on most standardized tests given by health care professionals. Those closest to the individual with vascular dementia can be left frustrated and confused about what they are experiencing on a day-to-day basis. You know something

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Janice E. Knoefel, MD, MPH - Neurologist

Janice E. Knoefel MD, MPH is a neurologist and geriatrician with 35 years experience. Born and raised in Columbus Ohio, she graduated from Ohio State University School of Medicine and has trained in internal medicine, neurology, geriatric neurology and public health. She has been on the faculty of the University of Cincinnati, Boston University and now at the University of New Mexico since 1996. Currently she is Professor of Medicine (Geriatrics) and Neurology. She participates in clinical care, teaching, and research. She is interested in neurological diseases of aging, most importantly Alzheimer Disease and dementias of any type. She is the Clinical Director of the Center for Memory
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https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/3973/aging-life-network 07/05/2021 12:00 07/05/2021 01:00 Aging Life Network https://www.voiceamerica.com/show/3973/aging-life-network Alzheimer’s disease represents 50% of all types of dementia. The next two types most often diagnosed are Vascular dementia and Frontal-Temporal dementia. Vascular dementia can be overlooked because it does not necessarily impair memory or language, thus the observation that your loved one “presents well”. A person with Vascular dementia may score within normal range on most standardized tests given by health care professionals. Those closest to the individual with vascular dementia can be left frustrated and confused about what they are experiencing on a day-to-day basis. You know something is wrong, but you can’t get a diagnosis. Or maybe you’re having trouble getting on board with a family member who is concerned but you don’t understand the problem. My guest, Neurologist Dr. Janice Knoefel, will share with us the science behind vascular dementia, how it is different from an Alzheimer’s type dementia, the common symptoms with this type of dementia and ways of stabilizing the disease process. VoiceAmerica | Talk Radio | Online Talk Radio studio@voiceamerica.com false DD/MM/YYYY Add to Calendar
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