Open access peer-reviewed Edited Volume

The Clinical Spectrum of Alzheimer's Disease -The Charge Toward Comprehensive Diagnostic and Therapeutic Strategies

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Suzanne De La Monte
Suzanne De La Monte

Brown University,
United States of America

Published06 September 2011

Doi10.5772/722

ISBN978-953-307-993-6

eBook (PDF) ISBN978-953-51-6785-3

Copyright year2011

Number of pages378

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Table of Contents

Open access  chapters

1. Risk Factors for Disease Progression in Alzheimer's Disease

By Schmidt C, Wolff M, Shalash A and Zerr I

2,624
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3. Addressing Risk Factors for Neurocognitive Decline and Alzheimer’s Disease Among African Americans in the Era of Health Disparities

By David L. Mount, Maria Isabel Rego, Alethea Amponsah, Annette Herron, Darin Johnson, Mario Sims, DeMarc Hickson and Sylvia A. Flack

2,442
4. Focal Cortical Presentations Genetically Proven Alzheimer Disease

By Naeije G, Van den Berge Delphine, Vokaer M, Fery P, Vilain C, Abramowicz M, Van den Broeck M, Van Broeckhoven C and Bier JC

2,002
3,485
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8. Currently Available Neuroimaging Approaches in Alzheimer Disease (AD) Early Diagnosis

By Laura Ortiz-Terán, Juan MR Santos, María de las Nieves Cabrera Martín and Tomás Ortiz Alonso

2,506
9. The Clinical Use of SPECT and PET Molecular Imaging in Alzheimer’s Disease

By Varvara Valotassiou, Nikolaos Sifakis, John Papatriantafyllou, George Angelidis and Panagiotis Georgoulias

3,910
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10. Cerebrospinal Fluid Based Diagnosis in Alzheimer’s Disease

By Inga Zerr, Lisa Kaerst, Joanna Gawinecka and Daniela Varges

2,135
11. Alzheimer’s Diseases: Towards Biomarkers for an Early Diagnosis

By Benaïssa Elmoualij, Ingrid Dupiereux, Jérémie Seguin, Isabelle Quadrio, Willy Zorzi, Armand Perret-Liaudet and Ernst Heinen

1,619
12. Phospo-PKCs in Abeta1-42-Specific Human T Cells from Alzheimer’s Disease Patients

By Lanuti Paola, Marchisio Marco, Pierdomenico Laura and Miscia Sebastiano

1,857
13. The Predictive Role of Hyposmia in Alzheimer's Disease

By Alessandra B. Fioretti, Marco Fusetti and Alberto Eibenstein

3,289
14. Retinal Nerve Fibre Layer Thinning in Alzheimer Disease

By Panitha Jindahra and Gordon T Plant

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15. Modulation of Signal Transduction Pathways in Senescence-Accelerated Mice P8 Strain: A Useful Tool for Alzheimer’s Disease Research

By José Luis Albasanz, Carlos Alberto Castillo, Marta Barrachina, Isidre Ferrer and Mairena Martín

2,456
16. Valosin-Containing Protein (VCP) Disease and Familial Alzheimer’s Disease: Contrasts and Overlaps

By CD Smith, M Badadani, A Nalbandian, E Dec, J Vesa, S Donkervoort, B Martin, GD Watts, V Caiozzo and V Kimonis

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17. Neural Basis of Hyposmia in Alzheimer’s Disease

By Daniel Saiz-Sánchez, Carlos de la Rosa-Prieto, Isabel Úbeda-Bañón and Alino Martínez-Marcos

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