Resources

  • References


    An introduction to
    Lewy body dementia. Lewy Body Disease Association website. Available at:
    http://lbda.org/content/intro-to-lbd
    .
    Accessed September 5, 2013.

    Ballard CG, Chalmers KA, Todd C, et al. Cholinesterase inhibitors reduce cortical Abeta in dementia with Lewy bodies.
    Neurology. 2007;68:1726-1729.

    Bouchard RW.
    Diagnostic criteria of dementia [review].
    Can J Neurol Sci. 2007;34:(Suppl 1)S11-18.

    Camicioli R, Gauthier S.
    Clinical trials in Parkinson's disease dementia and dementia with Lewy bodies [review].
    Can J Neurol Sci. 2007;34:(Suppl 1)S109-117.

    Chou KL, Borek LL, Friedman JH.
    The management of psychosis in movement disorder patients [review].
    Expert Opin Pharmacother. 2007;8:935-943.


    Dementia with Lewy bodies. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
    http://www.ebscohost.com/dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    . Updated August 9, 2013. Accessed September 5, 2013.


    Dementia with Lewy bodies information page. National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke website. Available at:
    http://www.ninds.nih.gov/disorders/dementiawithlewybodies/dementiawithlewybodies.htm
    .
    Updated June 6, 2013. Accessed September 5, 2013.

    Emre M, Tsolaki M, Bonnucelli U, et al. Memantine for patients with Parkinson’s disease dementia or dementia with Lewey bodies: a randomised, double-blind, placebo controlled trial.
    Lancet Neurol. 2010;9(10):969-77.

    Goldmann Gross R, Siderowf A, Hurtig HI. Cognitive impairment in Parkinson’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies: a spectrum of disease.
    Neurosignals. 2008;16:24-34.

    Jellinger KA. Formation and development of Lewy pathology: a critical update.
    J Neurol.
    2009;256(Suppl 3):270-279.

    Kemp PM, Hoffmann SA, Tossici-Bolt L, Fleming JS, Holmes C.
    Limitations of the HMPAO SPECT appearances of occipital lobe perfusion in the differential diagnosis of dementia with Lewy bodies.
    Nucl Med Commun. 2007;28:451-456.

    Meeus B, et al. The genetics of dementia with Lewy bodies: what are we missing?
    Arch Neurol. 2012;69(9):1113-8.

    Tarawneh R, Galvin JE. Distinguishing Lewy body dementias from Alzheimer’s disease.
    Expert Review of Neurotherapeautics.
    2007;7:1499-1516.

    Weintraub D, Hurtig HI. Presentation and management of psychosis in Parkinson’s disease and dementia with Lewy bodies.
    Am J Psychiatry. 2007;164:1491-1498.

  • Resources

    Lewy Body Dementia Association

    http://www.lewybodydementia.org

    National Institute of Neurological Disorders and Stroke

    http://www.ninds.nih.gov

  • Canadian Resources

    Alzheimer Society

    http://www.alzheimer.ca