Cerebral amyloid angiopathy-related cognitive impairment: The search for a specific neuropsychological pattern
Publication date: Available online 6 October 2017
Author(s): M. Planton, N. Raposo, J.-F. Albucher, J. Pariente
Cerebral amyloid angiopathy is diagnosed in stroke units after lobar intracerebral hemorrhage. CAA can also be diagnosed in memory clinics when patients are referred for cognitive impairment assessment, and may be a reason for admission to emergency or neurology departments because of rapidly progressive cognitive or neurological decline, or a transient focal neurological episode. CAA may even be observed in older community-dwelling individuals....