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The Role of Neurologic Examination in Dementia
A neurologic examination algorithm is described that allows the practitioner, in a stepwise and efficient manner, to elicit findings that distinguish the main categories of neurodegenerative and vascular dementia.

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Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
Physicians are used to using language in very special ways.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
The process of prescribing medications, explaining the risks and benefits has classically been the role and responsibility of physicians with support from other health care providers such as pharmacists.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
Diabetes Mellitus is very prevalent in the older population.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
Elderly members of society face end of life struggles while acknowledging physical and mental difficulties associated with the coming of life's end.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
The end of one's life is always a challenge for all involved.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
The use of artificial nutrition and hydration (ANH) has become relatively commonplace
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
With the rapidly increasing numbers of elders in North American Society, the prevalence of those living with dementia is clearly on the increase.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
It is clear to anyone who has cared for someone experiencing dementia that the issues of memory and recall are not the ones that play havoc with the individual and their caregivers, but the behavioural challenges.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
The last decade has seen an enormous growth in the interest in the recognition of and intervention in those diagnosed and living with the whole range of cognitive impairment and frank dementia.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
The prevalence of dementia appears to be increasing in most western countries.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
There are pros and cons of the new digital world.
Michael Gordon MD, MSc, FRCPC, FACP, FRCPEdin
CPR is one of the most dramatic undertakings in medicine, putting aside military medicine which is in a class by itself.