Encyclopedia of Alzheimer's Disease; With Directories of Research, Treatment and Care Facilities, 2d ed.

Encyclopedia of Alzheimer's Disease; With Directories of Research, Treatment and Care Facilities, 2d ed.

by Elaine A. Moore

Paperback(Revised)

$95.00

Overview

The second edition contains updated resources, research institution information and a listing of treatment and care facilities in the United States. Additions to the encyclopedia section include advances in Alzheimer's disease research, genetics, diagnostic procedures, treatment, alternative medicine, brain plasticity, risk factors, clinical trial information, nursing home safety, and preventive measures. In addition the book describes medical treatments used in other countries and the results of collaborative efforts such as the recent global imaging test initiatives and the Prevent Alzheimer's Disease by 2020 Project.

Product Details

ISBN-13: 9780786464586
Publisher: McFarland & Company, Incorporated Publishers
Publication date: 01/20/2012
Edition description: Revised
Pages: 456
Product dimensions: 6.90(w) x 9.90(h) x 1.30(d)
Age Range: 18 Years

About the Author

Elaine A. Moore has worked in hospital laboratories for more than 30 years, primarily in immunohematology and toxicology. She is a freelance medical writer and laboratory consultant. For more information, visit her website at www.elaine-moore.com. She lives in Sedalia, Colorado. Lisa Moore lives in Atlanta, Georgia where she works for the federal government.

Table of Contents

Table of Contents



Acknowledgments viii

Foreword by David Perlmutter, M.D. 1

Preface 3



The Encyclopedia 7



Long Term and Day Care Treatment Centers, by State 183

Research Facilities 387



Resources 393

Index 413

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