Senile dementia, like any other disease of the brain, is fraught with many secrets and mysteries. Scientists from the University of Montreal tried to systematize all knowledge gathered about dementia and build a scheme of development of this disease. This required to assess the symptoms and their development over time, says Psych Central.
It turned out, poor memory, speech, impaired motor function, visual and auditory analyzer are developing unevenly. For example, after a long phase of stability condition can occur a sharp deterioration, which not every doctor is able to see.
The deterioration of working and episodic memory are the main signs of impending illness. Among this group of people is the risk of senile dementia highest. To avoid the rapid development of dementia, experts advise as early as possible to go to the doctors for treatment.