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Title Handbook of imaging the Alzheimer brain / edited by J. Wesson Ashford [and others].

Imprint Amsterdam : IOS Press, 2011.


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 Axe EBSCO Clinical Nursing E-Book  Electronic Book    ---  Available
Description 1 online resource (824 pages) : illustrations
text txt rdacontent
computer c rdamedia
online resource cr rdacarrier
Series Advances in Alzheimer's Disease ; v. 2
Advances in Alzheimer's disease (Series) ; v. 2.
Contents Title; Preface; Contents; Section 1 Imaging the Alzheimer Brain: The Pathology and Pathophysiolgical Bases of Alzheimer's Disease: Implications for Advancing Diagnostic Imaging; Section 2 Structural Imaging to Diagnose and Measure Alzheimer-Related Brain Changes; Section 3 Imaging of Cerebral Blood Flow, Glucose Metabolism, Amyloid Plaques and Neurofibrillary Tangles in AD; Section 4 Current Advances in Functional Magnetic Resonance Imaging for Detecting Alzheimer's Disease; Section 5 Electromagnetic Brain Mapping: EEG, EP, ERP, and their Magnetic Equivalents.
Section 6 Diffusion Tensor ImagingSection 7 Magenetic Resonance Spectroscopy; Section 8 Longitudinal Neuroimaging Measures: Windows into Progression of Disease and Potential Endpoints for Clinical Trials; Section 9 Vascular Changes in the Brain Causing Dementia and Contributing to Alzheimer's Disease; Section 10 Neuroimaging in the Context of Alzheimer's Disease; Subject Index; Author Index.
Summary Alzheimer's disease is a common problem that is becoming progressively more prevalent and burdensome to the world. Through better recognition of this disease and more precise diagnosis, led by brain imaging in the appropriate clinical context, it is our sincere hope that mankind can conquer this terrible disease. This handbook was developed to provide an overview of the state of the art of brain-imaging approaches that have recently emerged to reveal the critical characteristics of brains of patients with Alzheimer's disease. It provides numerous chapters that examine this critical phase of Al.
Note Includes indexes.
Print version record.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and indexes.
Subject Alzheimer's disease -- Diagnosis -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Brain -- Imaging -- Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Alzheimer's disease.
Mild cognitive impairment.
Alzheimer Disease
Neuroimaging -- methods
Diagnostic Imaging -- methods
Cognitive Dysfunction
Cerveau -- Imagerie -- Guides, manuels, etc.
Maladie d'Alzheimer.
Trouble cognitif léger.
HEALTH & FITNESS -- Diseases -- Alzheimer's & Dementia.
MEDICAL -- Neurology.
MEDICAL -- Geriatrics.
MEDICAL -- Nursing -- Gerontology.
Mild cognitive impairment. (OCoLC)fst01764021
Alzheimer's disease. (OCoLC)fst00806532
Alzheimer's disease -- Diagnosis. (OCoLC)fst00806537
Brain -- Imaging. (OCoLC)fst00837635
Genre/Form Handbooks and manuals. (OCoLC)fst01423877
Added Author Ashford, John Wesson.
Rosen, A.
Adamson, M.
Other Form: Print version: Ashford, J.W. Handbook of Imaging the Alzheimer Brain. Amsterdam : IOS Press, ©2011 9781607507925
ISBN 9781607507932 (electronic bk.)
1607507935 (electronic bk.)
Standard No. AU@ 000049789634
AU@ 000051582996
AU@ 000054184037
CHBIS 006824850
CHBIS 009888658
CHVBK 177932325
CHVBK 199096813
DEBBG BV043039929
DEBSZ 401952754
DEBSZ 421525304

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