The handbook of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

edited by Andrew E. Budson and Neil W. Kowall

The reference is a broad-ranging review of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias from both basic and clinical neuroscience perspectives; it provides scientists and medical professionals with an extensive introduction and an up-to-date review of cutting-edge scientific advances. * Brings the reader up-to-date with cutting-edge developments in this exciting and fast-paced field* Summarizes the most recent developments in the fields of Alzheimer's disease and dementia* Brings together articles from a prominent and international group of contributors* Encompasses a unique range of topics, combining basic molecular perspectives and cognitive neurosciences

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  • Contributors ix Foreword xii Preface xv Part I Common Dementias 1 1 Alzheimer's Disease 3 Alan M. Mandell and Robert C. Green 2 Vascular Dementia 92 Angela L. Jefferson, Amanda M. Gentile, and Ravi Kahlon 3 Dementia with Lewy Bodies 131 Tamara G. Fong and Daniel Z. Press 4 Frontotemporal Dementia 145 Adam L. Boxer 5 Other Dementias 179 Peter Morin Part II Pathogenesis and Disease Mechanisms 195 6 Genetic Risk Factors for Dementia 197 Paul Hollingworth and Julie Williams 7 The Neuropathology of the Dementing Disorders 235 Ann C. McKee and Brandon E. Gavett 8 Amyloid Beta Peptide and the Amyloid Cascade Hypothesis 262 Carmela R. Abraham 9 Other Mechanisms of Neurodegeneration 277 Marina Boziki, Vassilis Papaliagkas, and Magda Tsolaki 10 Rational Therapeutics for Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias 301 Neil W. Kowall Part III Cognitive and Behavioral Dysfunction 313 11 Memory Dysfunction in Dementia 315 Andrew E. Budson 12 Language Processing in Dementia 336 Jamie Reilly, Joshua Troche, and Murray Grossman 13 Executive Functioning 369 Robert A. Stern, Stacy L. Andersen, and Brandon E. Gavett 14 Emotion and Behavior in Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias 416 Christopher I. Wright 15 Visuospatial Function in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Disorders 457 Alice Cronin-Golomb 16 Sleep and Circadian Rhythms in Dementia 483 David G. Harper Part IV Neuroimaging in Dementia 505 17 Glimpses of the Living Brain with Alzheimer's Disease 507 Ronald J. Killiany 18 Functional MRI in Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias 535 Maija Pihlajamaki and Reisa A. Sperling 19 Molecular Neuroimaging of the Dementias 557 Bradford C. Dickerson 20 Using EEG and MEG to Understand Brain Physiology in Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias 575 Brandon A. Ally Index 604

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書名 The handbook of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias
著作者等 Kowall Neil W.
Budson Andrew E.
シリーズ名 Wiley-Blackwell handbooks of behavioral neuroscience
出版元 Wiley-Blackwell
刊行年月 2011
ページ数 xiv, 629 p., [16] p. of plates
大きさ 26 cm
ISBN 9781405168281
NCID BB07135202
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言語 英語
出版国 イギリス