Clinical Manual of Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias

Clinical Manual of Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias

by Myron F. Weiner
     
 

In Clinical Manual of Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias, practicing psychiatrists and neurologists address neuropsychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of various clinical neuropsychiatric conditions, including Alzheimer disease and traumatic brain injury.

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Overview

In Clinical Manual of Alzheimer Disease and Other Dementias, practicing psychiatrists and neurologists address neuropsychiatric assessment, diagnosis, and treatment of various clinical neuropsychiatric conditions, including Alzheimer disease and traumatic brain injury.

American Psychiatric Publishing

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781585624225
Publisher:
American Psychiatric Publishing, Incorporated
Publication date:
03/01/2012
Pages:
470
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.20(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range:
18 Years

Table of Contents

Contributors. Introduction. Part I: Assessment and Diagnosis. Neuropsychiatric assessment and diagnosis. Medical and neurological evaluation and diagnosis. Neuropsychological assessment. Neuroimaging. Alzheimer disease. Mild cognitive impairment. Vascular cognitive disorder. Dementia with lewy bodies and other synucleinopathies. Frontotemporal dementia and other tauopathies. Traumatic brain injury. Other causes of dementia. Part II: Treatment. Treatment of psychiatric disorders in people with dementia. Pharmacological treatment of neuropsychiatric symptoms. Pharmacological treatment of alzheimer disease and mild cognitive impairment. Supporting family caregivers. Appendix: resources. Index.

American Psychiatric Publishing

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