Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Addiction in Family: Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Includes DSM classification, description, causes, symptoms, demographics, diagnosis, treatment, prognosis, and prevention.

Alcohol Concern: Wernicke-Korsakoff?'s Syndrome

Factsheet contains overview, causes, two phases, incidence, diagnosis, thiamine treatment, and prognosis.

Alzheimer's Association: Korsakoff Syndrome

Discusses this memory disorder, with overview, symptoms, diagnosis, causes, risks, treatments, and cognitive decline and alcohol misuse.

Family Caregiver Alliance: Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Offers definition, prevalence, symptoms, diagnosis, treatment, and information for caregivers.

MedlinePlus: Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Illustrated article provides alternate names, causes, symptoms, exams and tests, treatment, and possible complications.

Mind Disorders: Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome

Explains the two phases, causes and symptoms, prevalence, diagnostic tools, forms of treatment, and prevention.

NINDS Wernicke-Korsakoff Syndrome Information Page

Provides alternate names, description of the phases, treatment options, prognosis, and research.

Right Diagnosis: Korsakoff's Psychosis

Explores description, symptoms, causes, treatments, misdiagnosis, types, statistics, research, complications, and personal stories.

Wernicke’s Encephalopathy: Role of Thiamine

Article from Practical Gastroenterology focuses on patient management, including clinical presentation, complications, treatment, and prognosis. [PDF]

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