Nov 22, 2018
Of the "reversible" causes of dementia, normal pressure
hydrocephalus (NPH) may be the most controversial. But there is
something to be said about how surgical intervention alters the
physiology of patients who present with gait impairment,
ventriculomegaly, and normal CSF pressure. This week on the show,
we discuss the clinical features and the controversy behind this
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