Mild cognitive impairment in PD Weil, R.S., Costantini, A.A. & Schrag, A.E. Mild Cognitive Impairment in Parkinson’s Disease—What Is It?. Curr Neurol Neurosci Rep 18, 17 (2018). https://doi.org/10.1007/s11910-018-0823-9
Mild cognitive impairment (MCI) is a common among people with Parkinson’s Disease (PD) even in the early stages. While MCI can be found in in the general aging population the risks and severity are especially important to track with PD. Dementia effects 50% of patients with PD withing 10 years of diagnosis, but the onset and severity can differ greatly. Identifying MCI in PD is important for a number of reasons including being prepared as early intervention treatments evolve, and providing healthcare teams with information to assess progression and interventions. CLICK TO READ THE FULL PAPER
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