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

  1. Frontotemporal Lobar Degeneration: insights from neuropsychology and neuroimaging

    Andrea C. Bozoki, Muhammad U. Farooq

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

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

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

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

    4. Subcortical Ischemic Cerebrovascular Dementia

    Roger E. Kelley, Uma Menon

    5. 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

    6. Early Onset Dementia

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

    7. Lewy Body Dementia

    Carol F. Lippa, Jennifer C. Hanson

    8. Cerebrovascular and Cardiovascular Pathology in Alzheimer’s disease

    J.C. de la Torre

    9. Normal Pressure Hydrocephalus

    Glen R Finney, Anahid Kabasakalian

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

    James M. Noble, Nikolaos Scarmeas

    11. Reversible Dementias

    Glen R. Finney, Anahid Kabasakalian

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

    Francisco A. Luque, Stephen L. Jaffe

    13. Dementia in Parkinson`s disease

    Bradley J. Robottom and William J. Weiner

    14. 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

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About the Editors

Alireza Minagar Editor

Dr. Minagar is a Professor of Neurology at LSU Health Sciences Center in Shreveport, Louisiana. He’s a certified Physician Investigator by Association of Clinical Research Professionals, member of the editorial board of Future Neurology, Neurological Research, and Alzheimer’s Disease Research Board. Dr. Minagar is the author of 231 journal articles and 33 book chapters, and editor of 10 books.

Affiliations and Expertise

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