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Departments that treat this condition

Areas that research this condition

Research

Publications

See a list of publications by Mayo Clinic doctors on Lewy body dementia on PubMed, a service of the National Library of Medicine.

Research Profiles

Lewy body dementia care at Mayo Clinic

Aug. 09, 2017
References
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  22. Therapeutic activities. Fisher Center for Alzheimer's Research Foundation. https://www.alzinfo.org/articles/therapeutic-activities/. Accessed Feb. 18, 2016.
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