ALCOHOL-INDUCED PERSISTING DEMENTIA

a decline in quality of cognitive execution arising from the enduring impacts of alcohol misuse. It is marked by numerous intellectual failures, in particular of memory but also concerning handicap of conversation, motion, and sensorial abilities, and executive dysfunction. Commonly referred to as alcoholic dementia.

ALCOHOL-INDUCED PERSISTING DEMENTIA: "Alcohol-induced persisting dementia is a serious consequence of alcohol abuse and such a diagnosis should not be taken lightly."
Cite this page: N., Pam M.S., "ALCOHOL-INDUCED PERSISTING DEMENTIA," in PsychologyDictionary.org, April 7, 2013, https://psychologydictionary.org/alcohol-induced-persisting-dementia/ (accessed October 14, 2019).
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