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Hachinski Ischemia Score

Aka: Hachinski Ischemia Score, Modified Hachinski Score for Vascular Dementia
  1. Indications
    1. Identify vascular cause of Dementia
  2. Criteria
    1. Abrupt onset
    2. Stepwise progression
    3. Fluctuating course
    4. Nocturnal confusion
    5. Relative preservation of personality
    6. Depression
    7. Somatic complaints
    8. Emotional Incontinence
    9. Hypertension
    10. Cerebrovascular Accident history
    11. Focal neurologic signs
    12. Focal neurologic symptoms
  3. References
    1. Rosen (1980) Ann Neurol 7:486-8 [PubMed]

Hachinski ischemia score (C0475492)

Concepts Intellectual Product (T170)
SnomedCT 273499007
English Hachinski ischaemia score, Hachinski ischemia score, Hachinski ischemia score (assessment scale)
Spanish puntaje de isquemia, de Hachinski (escala de evaluación), puntaje de isquemia, de Hachinski
Derived from the NIH UMLS (Unified Medical Language System)

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