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ERIC Number: EJ541016
Record Type: CIJE
Publication Date: 1997
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ISSN: ISSN-0047-6765
Depression and Dementia in Aging Adults with Down Syndrome: A Case Study Approach.
Sung, Hyunsook; And Others
Mental Retardation, v35 n1 p27-38 Feb 1997
A case study of three adults (ages 46-47) with Down syndrome investigated the patterns of symptoms associated with depression and dementia. Characteristics that distinguish between dementia and depression in adults with Down syndrome are described. Periodic comprehensive assessment of adults with Down syndrome to detect functioning changes is urged, in order to provide them with appropriate rehabilitation services. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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