Logo

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease

Small book cover: Understanding Alzheimer's Disease

Understanding Alzheimer's Disease
by

Publisher: InTech
ISBN-13: 9789535110095
Number of pages: 484

Description:
Alzheimer's dementia (AD) affects 6 million Europeans with 10 percent of people over age 65 and more than a quarter over 85. Given the steady ageing of European societies, dementia and cognitive decline have developed into a major health problem with an enormous socioeconomic impact for patients, their families and caregivers, national health care systems, and society.

Home page url

Download or read it online for free here:
Download link
(15MB, PDF)

Similar books

Book cover: Basal Ganglia: An Integrative ViewBasal Ganglia: An Integrative View
by - InTech
This volume explores the Basal Ganglia from diverse perspectives, sometimes as starting point others as end of diverse pathologies. It reaches from basic neuroanatomical explanations to higher-order integrative processes.
(6135 views)
Book cover: NeurotoxinsNeurotoxins
by - InTech
Because the incidence of neurobehavioral hazards and risks of exogenous compounds remain subject matter of interest, predictive tools have evolved, including novel translational in vitro models, biomarkers, newer epidemiological research tools, etc.
(2304 views)
Book cover: Lateral Interactions in the Cortex: Structure and FunctionLateral Interactions in the Cortex: Structure and Function
by - UTCS Neural Networks Research Group
This book brings together eleven computational investigations, each from a slightly different perspective and level aiming to explain what function the lateral interactions could play in the development and information processing in the cortex.
(7178 views)
Book cover: Intracerebral HemorrhageIntracerebral Hemorrhage
by - InTech
Intracerebral hemorrhage is an important clinical entity encountered in practice. Common causes of intracerebral hemorrhage include hypertension, amyloid angiopathy, trauma, coagulopathy, arteriovenous malformation and underlying tumor.
(5057 views)