Neurobiology of Dementia - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780123748331, 9780080888781

Neurobiology of Dementia, Volume 84

1st Edition

Editors: Alireza Minagar
eBook ISBN: 9780080888781
Hardcover ISBN: 9780123748331
Imprint: Academic Press
Published Date: 25th June 2009
Page Count: 360
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Table of Contents

Neurobiology of Dementia Ed.: Dr. Alireza Minagar

  1. Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration: insights from neuropsychology and neuroimaging

Andrea C. Bozoki, Muhammad U. Farooq

  1. Normal Brain Aging: Clinical, Immunological, Neuropsychological and Neuroimaging Features

Maria T. Caserta, Yvonne Bannon, Francisco Fernandez, Brian Giunta, Mike R. Schoenberg, Jun Tan

  1. Proton magnetic resonance spectroscopy in dementias and mild cognitive impairment

H. Randall Griffith, Christopher C. Stewart, Jan A. den Hollander

  1. Subcortical Ischemic Cerebrovascular Dementia

Roger E. Kelley, Uma Menon

  1. Contributions of Neuropsychology and Neuroimaging to Understanding Clinical Subtypes of Mild Cognitive Impairment

Amy J. Jak, Katherine J. Bangen, Christina E, Wierenga, Lisa Delano-Wood, Jody Corey-Bloom, Mark W. Bondi

  1. Early Onset Dementia

Alireza Minagar, Halim Fadil, Aimee Borazanci, Elhachmia Ait Ben Haddou, Mohamed Yahyaoui, Elena Korniychuk, Stephen L. Jaffe

  1. Lewy Body Dementia

Carol F. Lippa, Jennifer C. Hanson

  1. Cerebrovascular and Cardiovascular Pathology in Alzheimer’s disease

J.C. de la Torre

  1. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

Glen R Finney, Anahid Kabasakalian

  1. Application of PET Imaging to Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease and Mild Cognitive Impairment

James M. Noble, Nikolaos Scarmeas

  1. Reversible Dementias

Glen R. Finney, Anahid Kabasakalian

  1. The Molecular and Cellular Pathogenesis of Disease of the Alzheimer’s Type: An Overview

Francisco A. Luque, Stephen L. Jaffe

  1. Dementia in Parkinson`s disease

Bradley J. Robottom and William J. Weiner

  1. Neuroimaging of Cognitive Impairments in Vascular Disease

Turi O. Dalaker, Carol Di Perri, Mona Beyer, Robert Zivadinov


Description

With recent advances of modern medicine, more people reach the “elderly age” around the globe, and the number of dementia cases are ever increasing. This book is about various aspects of dementia and provides its readers with a wide range of thought-provoking sub-topics in the field of dementia. The ultimate goal of this monograph is to stimulate other physicians’ and neuroscientists’ interest to carry out more research projects into the pathogenesis of this devastating group of diseases.

Readership

Neuroscientists, neurologists, psychologists, gerontologists


Details

No. of pages:
360
Language:
English
Copyright:
© Academic Press 2009
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080888781
Hardcover ISBN:
9780123748331

About the Editors

Alireza Minagar Editor

Affiliations and Expertise

Louisiana State University Health Sciences Center, Department of Neurology, Shreveport, LA, USA