Brain injury or degeneration can result in Frontotemporal dementia (FTD), or frontotemporal degeneration, causing changes in behavior and personality.
About James Cooper MD
Dr. James Cooper received his MD from Vanderbilt University. He has been clinical professor at a major US medical school, and director of its memory disorders clinic. Dr. Cooper has taught graduate level health science, published research, and provided patient care, and has been senior gerontology advisor at CMS (the Medicare agency), and Hartford Scholar in Geriatrics at Harvard.