Clinical Dementia Rating

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     The Clinical Dementia Rating or CDR is a numeric scale used to quantify the severity of symptoms of dementia (i.e. its ‘stage’). Using a structured-interview protocol developed by Charles Hughes, Leonard Berg, John […]

Valerie Sinason

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Valerie Sinason is a British poet, writer, psychoanalyst and psychotherapist who is known for promoting the idea that people with a developmental disability can benefit from psychoanalysis and that satanic ritual […]

Progressive nonfluent aphasia

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Progressive nonfluent aphasia (PNFA) is one of three clinical syndromes associated with frontotemporal lobar degeneration. PNFA has an insidious onset of language deficits over time as opposed […]

Postoperative cognitive dysfunction

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Postoperative cognitive dysfunction (POCD) is a decline in cognitive function (especially in memory and executive functions) that may last from 1-12 months after surgery, or longer. In some cases, this disorder may […]

Disabilities affecting intellectual abilities

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     There are a variety of medical conditions affecting cognitive ability. This is a broad concept encompassing various intellectual or cognitive deficits, including intellectual disability, deficits too mild to properly qualify […]

Cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards.     Cerebellar cognitive affective syndrome (CCAS), also called “Schmahmann’s syndrome” is a condition that follows from lesions (damage) to the cerebellum of the brain. It refers to a constellation […]

Ardhangi

          This article was published on wikipedia.org, and is shown here in its original form.  However, this version is designed for website accessibility standards. Ardhangi (English: Wife) is a 1955 Telugu drama film, produced and directed by P. Pullaiah under the Ragini Pictures banner. It stars Akkineni Nageswara Rao and Savitri in the lead roles, with music jointly composed by Master Venu and […]