Dementia with Lewy bodies is diagnosed when someone has the symptoms of dementia either before or at the same time as developing Parkinson's-like problems with movement (called motor symptoms).
However, in some cases of dementia with Lewy bodies, no motor symptoms may develop at all.
This information sheet examines the causes and effects of dementia with Lewy bodies.
You'll find information about symptoms, research into treatment, drugs to avoid, available support, advice and useful contacts.
The information sheet is also available in Microsoft Word format - this enables you to make the text as large as you need.
Download the information sheet below or order a free copy via our distribution house.May 2011
Use the following code:
- Dementia with Lewy bodies - order code FS33