Harrison's Neurology in Clinical Medicine, 3rd Edition

CHAPTER 19. VIDEO ATLAS: PRIMARY PROGRESSIVE APHASIA, MEMORY LOSS, AND OTHER FOCAL CEREBRAL DISORDERS

Maria Luisa Gorno-Tempini Image Jennifer Ogar Image Joel Kramer Image Bruce L. Miller Image Gil Rabinovici Image Maria Carmela Tartaglia

Language and memory are essential human functions. For the experienced clinician, the recognition of different types of language and memory disturbances often provides essential clues to the anatomic localization and diagnosis of neurologic disorders. This video illustrates classic disorders of language and speech (including the aphasias), memory (the amnesias), and other disorders of cognition that are commonly encountered in clinical practice. Videos for this chapter can be accessed at the following link: http://www.mhprofessional.com/mediacenter/.