Handbook of dementing illnesses / edited by John C. Morris, James E. Galvin, David M. Holtzman. - 2nd ed. - New York : Taylor & Francis, 2006. - xiv, 521 p. : ill. (some col.). - Medicine Net Base eBooks. . - Neurological disease and therapy ; v. 87. .

Includes bibliographical references and index.

1. Ethical issues in dementia / Jason H.T. Karlawish -- 2. Epidemiology, dementia, and Alzheimer's disease : methods influence conclusions / Walter A. Kukull -- 3. Healthy brain aging / Joseph F. Quinn and Jeffrey Kaye -- 4. Neuropsychological assessment of dementia / Kathleen A. Welsh-Bohmer and Stephanie Johnson -- 5. Neuroimaging in dementia : structural imaging / Kejal Kantarci and Clifford Jack, Jr. -- 6. Functional imaging in dementia / Reisa Sperling and Keith Johnson -- 7. The neuropathology of dementia / Suzanne S. Mirra and Lynette G. Sheffield -- 8. Genetics of dementia / Anne L. Brunkan and Alison M. Goate -- 9. Biomarkers in Alzheimer's disease and dementia / Douglas Galasko -- 10. Alzheimer's disease and mild cognitive impairment / John C. Morris -- 11. Down's syndrome, Alzheimer's disease, and dementia / David J. Loren and David M. Holtzman -- 12. Dementia in Parkinson's disease and Lewy body disorders / James E. Galvin -- 13. Frontotemporal dementia / Weichung Liu and Bruce L. Miller -- 14. Vascular dementia / Helena C. Chui -- 15. Prion diseases and dementia / James A. Mastrianni -- 16. Normal pressure hydrocephalus / Thomas A. Krefft and Neill R. Graff-Radford -- 17. HIV-associated dementia / David B. Clifford and Mary Gould -- 18. Influence of comorbidities in dementia / Dennis T. Villareal -- 19. Depression and dementia / Eugene H. Rubin -- 20. Management of the driver with dementia / David B. Carr, Bonnie M. Dobbs, and John C. Morris -- 21. The plan of care / Mary A. Coats and Janice L. Palmer -- 22. Comprehensive review of caregiving for the health care professional / Ann S. Morrison and Peter V. Rabins -- 23. Pharmacology for the cognitive symptoms of dementia / Martin R. Farlow -- 24. Treatment of the neuropsychiatric symptoms in Alzheimer's disease / Donna Masterman -- 25. Amyloid-based strategies to treat and prevent Alzheimer's disease / Dennis J. Selkoe -- 26. Prevention strategies for Alzheimer's disease / Mar�ia M. Corrada and Claudia H. Kawas -- 27. Dementia update 2006 / John C. Morris.




Mode of access: World Wide Web.

9780849354847 (ebook : PDF)


Dementia.

RC521 / .H363 2006