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dc.contributor.authorFuqua, Kenzie
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dc.description.abstractDementia is a state of cognitive decline, specifically dementia of the Alzheimer’s type (DAT) is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. The severity of dementia can range from normal functioning to severely demented. Categorizing dementia patients into three groups, normal, mild impairment, and severely demented their scores on the WAIS-R, an intelligence test, on seven tasks of visuospatial intelligence it was found that there were significant differences between the three groups on some tasks.en_US
dc.description.sponsorshipKalamazoo College. Department of Psychology. VanLiere Symposium, 2013en_US
dc.publisherKalamazoo, Mich. : Kalamazoo Collegeen_US
dc.relation.ispartofKalamazoo College Psychology VanLiere Symposium Collectionen
dc.rightsU.S. copyright laws protect this material. Commercial use or distribution of this material is not permitted without prior written permission of the copyright holder.en
dc.titleDementia: A Study on the Severity of Dementia and Visuospatial Examinations in the WAIS-Ren_US

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