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FTDFinancial Times Deutschland (German sister newspaper of the Financial Times)
FTDFitted
FTDFrontotemporal Dementia
FTDFollow That Dream
FTDFlight Training Device
FTDFresh to Death
FTDFight to Death
FTDFederal Tax Deposit
FTDFull Term Delivery
FTDFrance Télévisions Distribution (French broadcasting company)
FTDForgot to Deliver
FTDFixed Term Deposit
FTDFirst to Default
FTDForeign Technology Division
FTDFailure to Deliver (stock market, short selling)
FTDFastest Time of the Day (auto racing)
FTDFast Track Delivery
FTDFollow-Through Day
FTDField Training Detachment
FTDFull-Term Delivery (pregnancy)
FTDFun to Drive
FTDFull Time Dad
FTDFacilitated Transit Document (international relations)
FTDFormal Thought Disorder
FTDFlorist's Transworld Delivery
FTDFeeding Tube Dependency
FTDFort Dearborn Income Securities, Inc. (stock symbol)
FTDFixin' To Die (EMS slang)
FTDFluorescent Tube Display
FTDFreeze to Death
FTDField Test Display
FTDForward Tracking Detector
FTDForward Travel Distance (US Air Force)
FTDFree to Decide (Cranberries song)
FTDFill Thread Database (newsgroups)
FTDFunctional Test Demonstration
FTDFear the Deer
FTDField Technical Demonstration
FTDFusion Target Design
FTDFile Transfer Date
FTDFleet Training Device
FTDFlight Test Division
FTDFresh Tight Designs (website)
FTDFlight Tracking Data
FTDFleet Training Device (US Navy AMTCS program)
FTDFrequency Translation Distortion
FTDFailure Transition Distance
FTDFloral Telegraphic Delivery
FTDFlight Test Diagnostics
FTDFuzzy Torque Distributor
FTDFile Type Doctor (software for Windows Vista)
FTDFinancial Transaction Database
FTDFloor Termination Device (power module)
FTDFreight Traffic Division
FTDField Test Demonstration
FTDFlight Test Direction
FTDForeign Technical Department
FTDFormal Technical Document
FTDFunctional Task Description
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This form of Alzheimer's disease, a logopenic primary progressive aphasia, is very similar to the language variant of frontotemporal dementia (primary progressive aphasia).
Frontotemporal dementia also is often misdiagnosed as Alzheimer's but differs in that about three-quarters of cases begin in midlife.
Theory of mind in patients with frontal variant frontotemporal dementia and Alzheimer's disease: Theoretical and practical implications.
Leveraging this system could be a strategic therapeutic target for diseases like ALS and frontotemporal dementia.
The team rules out acute delirium, bipolar I disorder, and neurodegenerative disorders such as frontotemporal dementia.
iPSC models can now be used to better understand dementia, and in particular frontotemporal dementia, and might lead to the development of drugs that can curtail or slow down the degeneration of cortical neurons," Verfaillie said.
The model of neurodegeneration identified in CBS and its clinical coincides with frontotemporal dementia, indicate that shortfalls in emotion processing are plausible.
Executive dysfunction in frontotemporal dementia and corticobasal syndrome.
It has been linked to other neurodegenerative disorders, including frontotemporal dementia, supranuclear palsy and corticobasal degeneration.
A recent worldwide cross-sectional study showed that C9ORF72 is responsible for nearly 40% of familial amyotrophic lateral sclerosis (ALS) cases, 25% of familial frontotemporal dementia (FTD) cases, nearly 10% of sporadic ALS cases, and 6% of sporadic FTD cases.
Aberrantly modified forms of Tau have been correlated with dementias such as Alzheimer's disease (AD), frontotemporal dementia, progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) and other tauopathics.
Younger people with dementia want and need activities which are stimulating, fulfilling and productive because they are still seeking activities which mimic the workplace model," says Jill Walton, support group co-ordinator at the Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group (www.
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