- [Self-neglect in older adults--a complex problem]Fransje E Reesink
VU Medisch Centrum, afd Neurologie, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Ned Tijdschr Geneeskd 153:B349. 2009..The most common etiologies are neurodegenerative disorders, psychiatric illness and alcohol abuse. It is important to elucidate the cause of self-neglect in order to give the proper treatment and support to the patient and family...
- CSF α-synuclein does not discriminate dementia with Lewy bodies from Alzheimer's diseaseFransje E Reesink
Department of Neurology and Alzheimer Center, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands
J Alzheimers Dis 22:87-95. 2010..05). Ultimately, CSF α-synuclein was not a useful diagnostic biomarker to differentiate DLB and/or PD (α-synucleinopathies) from AD or SC. In DLB patients maybe lower CSF α-synuclein levels are related to worse cognitive performance...