DEMENTIA AND MILD COGNITIVE IMPAIRMENT (DIFFERENTIAL EVALUATION AND THERAPY)


A.G. Merkin (1, 2), A.N. Komarov (2), V.A. Kazhin (3), E.N. Dinov (4), O.P. Beloskurskaya (4), S.V. Kosyaeva (2), D.A. Simolina (2), P.V. Aronov (1), A.S. Bychkova (1), L.P. Kezina (2), I.A. Nikiforov (1)

(1) Institute of Advanced Training FMBA of Russia; (2) Rehabilitation center for the disabled persons "Overcoming"; (3) MEDIAN Clinic; (4) Institute of additional professional education PFUR
This article describes mental disorders in mild cognitive impairment and dementia; diagnostic criteria and approaches to the differential diagnosis, as well as difficulties in qualifying of mild cognitive impairment and various forms of dementia are discussed. Some groups of drugs used in the treatment of disorders accompanied by cognitive impairment are emphasized, and approaches to the treatment of these conditions are proposed.

About the Autors


Merkin A.G. – PhD in Medical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of Narcology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Advanced Training FMBA of Russia; e-mail: a.g.merkin@ya.ru
Komarov A.N. - PhD in Medical Sciences, Associate Professor, Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Persons "Overcoming", Moscow
Kazhin VA – MD, Prof., MEDIAN Clinic, Germany
Dinov E.N. - PhD in Medical Sciences, Institute of additional professional education PFUR
Beloskurskaya O.P. - Institute of additional professional education PFUR
Kosyaeva S.V. - Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Persons "Overcoming", Moscow
Simolina D.A. - Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Persons "Overcoming", Moscow
Aronov P.V. - PhD in Medical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of Narcology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Advanced Training FMBA of Russia
Bychkova A.S. - PhD in Medical Sciences, Associate Professor at the Department of Narcology and Psychotherapy, Institute of Advanced Training FMBA of Russia
Kezina L.P. - Rehabilitation Center for Disabled Persons "Overcoming", Moscow
Nikiforov I.A. – MD, Prof., Institute of Advanced Training FMBA of Russia


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