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Title Alzheimer's disease : a century of scientific and clinical research / edited by George Perry [and others]
Published Amsterdam ; Washington, DC : IOS Press, [2006]
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Description 1 online resource (456 pages) : illustrations (some color)
Contents Title page; Contents; Contributor's Index; Preface, Alzheimer's disease: A century of scientific and clinical research; Historical Perspective; Progress in the history of Alzheimer's disease: The importance of context; Neuropathology; Synaptic Changes; Amyloid; Tau; Disease Mechanisms; Genetics; Diagnosis and Treatment; Keyword Index
Summary Traces how the true importance of Alzheimer's disease (AD) as the major cause of late life dementia ultimately came to light and narrates the evolution of the concepts related to AD throughout the years and its recognition as a major public health problem
Notes "This is the book edition of the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease, Volume 9, No. 3 Supplement (2006)"--Title page verso
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Alzheimer's disease -- History.
Alzheimer's disease.
Alzheimer Disease -- history.
Alzheimer Disease.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
Author Perry, George, 1953-
ISBN 1429454970 (electronic bk.)
158603619X (hd. bd.)
9781429454971 (electronic bk.)
OTHER TI Journal of Alzheimer's disease