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Dementia

  • By: Farhana Akter
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

Dementia is a progressive loss of cerebral function which may result in a generalized disturbance in function. It is common in the developed world and its prevalence is increasing as the age of population is increasing. It involves more than one ...

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