Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Annual 2004

Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders Annual 2004




New insight into early detection and treatment of Alzheimer's disease and its related conditions continues to increase at a breakneck pace. Advances in understanding of the causes as well as the management are paralleled by improvements in study designs that test etiological hypotheses. Distilling this data into useful information, Annual of Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders 2004 explores topics at the leading edge of research. The editors review topics that they believe will have the most impact on current clinical practice. With coverage ranging from white matter lesions to senile plaques, from classifications to rehabilitation, and from ethics to prevention, this book provides a from-the-trenches progress report on recent developments in this field.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781841843483
Publisher: Taylor & Francis
Publication date: 10/24/2003
Pages: 256
Product dimensions: 6.30(w) x 9.50(h) x 0.55(d)

Table of Contents

Innervation of Senile Plaques: A Link Between Amyloid and Neurofibrillary Pathology? B. Delatour, V. Blanchard, L. Pradier, and C. Duyckaerts
Vascular Factors and Alzheimer's Disease, I. Skoog, D. Gustafson, and M. Sjögren
The Role of White Matter Lesions in Dementia, L. Pantoni
Subclassification of Mild Cognitive Impairment in Research and Clinical Practice, S. Gauthier and J. Touchon
Neuropsychiatric Aspects of Mild Cognitive Impairment, T.J. Hung and J.L. Cummings
Cognitive Rehabilitation in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Prodromal Alzheimer's Disease, M. van der Linden, A.-C. Juillerat, and X. Delbeuck
Clinical Trial Design in the Age of Dementia Treatments: Challenges and Opportunities, E. Mohr, C.L. Barclay, R. Anderson, and J. Constant
Ethics of Research in Dementia, J. Karlawish
Memantine: A Glutamate Antagonist for Treatment of Alzheimer's Disease, R. Smith Doody, B. Winbald, and V. Jelic
Management of Comorbidity in Alzheimer's Disease, R. Jones
Nutritional Prevention in Alzheimer's Disease, O. Guerin and B. Vellas

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