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Document type:
journal article 
Author(s):
Diehl-Schmid, J; Förstl, H; Perneczky, R; Pohl, C; Kurz, A 
Title:
A 6-month, open-label study of memantine in patients with frontotemporal dementia. 
Abstract:
OBJECTIVE: To evaluate safety and effects on cognition and behavior of memantine 20 mg/day in the treatment of patients with frontotemporal dementia (FTD). METHODS: This was a single-center, 6-month, open, uncontrolled study. Sixteen outpatients with a diagnosis of FTD were enrolled. RESULTS: On the CIBIC plus 26 weeks after baseline four of the 16 patients were minimally improved, four were unchanged, seven were minimally worse and one patient was moderately worse. Neither the Neuropsychiatric...    »
 
Journal title abbreviation:
Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 
Year:
2008 
Journal volume:
23 
Journal issue:
Pages contribution:
754-9 
Language:
eng 
Print-ISSN:
0885-6230 
TUM Institution:
r Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie