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MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT

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MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT

1. Definition - when only 1 or more of the domains is in decline, but the impairment does not significantly impact daily functioning.

2. Divided into amnestic MCI (more common) & non-amnestic MCI.

3. MCI progresses to AD at a rate of about 5-10% per year, more common in amnestic MCI.


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REFERENCES

1. Wilkinson, I. (2017). Oxford handbook of clinical medicine. Oxford: Oxford University Press.
2. Hannaman, R. A., Bullock, L., Hatchell, C. A., & Yoffe, M. (2016). Internal medicine review core curriculum, 2017-2018. CO Springs, CO: MedStudy.
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Ⓒ A. Manickam 2018

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