Conditions Clarified by Neuropsychological Assessments

A neuropsychological assessment can clarify the cognitive changes produced by the following conditions:

  • Degenerative disorder (e.g., Alzheimers and fronto-temporal dementia)
  • Aneurysm/ intracranial or subarachnoid haemorrhage
  • Stroke / Cerebrovascular disease
  • Lupus
  • Epilepsy
  • Hydrocephalus
  • Movement disorder (e.g. Parkinson’s disease)
  • Multiple Sclerosis
  • Anoxia
  • CNS Infection (e.g. cerebral abcess, HIV, encephalitis, meningitis)
  • Traumatic brain injury
  • Brain tumor
  • Toxic / metabolic disorders (e.g., alcohol/drug abuse, hepatic encephalopathy)