Test your neurology knowledge with NeurologyLive®'s weekly quiz series, featuring questions on a variety of clinical and historical neurology topics. This week's topic is Alzheimer disease and related dementias.
Welcome to NeurologyLive® Brain Games! This weekly quiz series, which goes live every Sunday morning, will feature questions on a variety of clinical and historical neurology topics, written by physicians, clinicians, and experts in the fields of neurological care and advocacy.
Test your mettle each week with 3 questions that cover a variety of aspects in the field of neurology, with a focus on dementia and Alzheimer disease, epilepsy and seizure disorders, headache and migraine, movement disorders, multiple sclerosis, neuromuscular disorders, sleep disorders, and stroke and cerebrovascular disease.
This week's questions have the theme of Alzheimer and related dementias.
Interested in submitting quiz questions? Contact our managing editor, Matt Hoffman, via email: firstname.lastname@example.org.
Dementia is currently where among the leading causes of death among all diseases?
Most individuals with Down syndrome develop Alzheimer disease. This is believed to be because those with Down syndrome have an extra copy of which chromosome that contains the gene that generates harmful amyloid?
Young-onset dementia, although not common, accounts for what percentage of cases?
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