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Advances in Dementia Research

Edited by Ghulam Md Ashraf

King Abdulaziz University

Advances in Dementia Research provides a comprehensive overview of Alzheimer's dementia. This book also represents the association between the components of metabolic syndrome and Alzheimer's disease. Vascular dementia associated with neurodegeneration and cognitive impairments is due to multiple complications of the neurovascular system. This book attempts to explore the recent advancements of enzyme targets for the management of vascular dementia. Furthermore, this book highlights the effectiveness of social recreational programs as an example of a recovery intervention for persons with dementia that focuses on reducing the risk of social isolation associated with dementia. Together the insightful research presented in this book provides valuable information for neuroscientists, researchers, medical professionals, academicians, and upper-level students, as well as for industry professionals.

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Advances in Dementia ResearchEdited by Ghulam Md Ashraf

Published: April 10th 2019

DOI: 10.5772/intechopen.78252

ISBN: 978-1-78985-502-9

Print ISBN: 978-1-78985-501-2

Copyright year: 2019

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1. Introductory Chapter: Alzheimer’s Disease—The Most Common Cause of Dementia

By Md. Sahab Uddin and Ghulam Md. Ashraf

246

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2. Recent Advance of Enzyme Targets for the Management of Vascular Dementia

By Arunachalam Muthuraman, Narahari Rishitha and Johurul Islam

124

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3. Metabolic Syndrome and Its Biomarkers in the Development and Progression of Alzheimer’s Disease and Other Dementias

By Teresa Juárez-Cedillo and Susan Drier-Jonas

151

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4. Recovery Intervention to Promote Social Connectedness through Social Recreational Programs for Persons with Dementia: A Critical Analysis

By Winnie Sun, Shelby-Lynne Clarke, Hanaan Madahey and Ping Zou

174
Corrigendum to: Recovery Intervention to Promote Social Connectedness through Social Recreational Programs for Persons with Dementia: A Critical Analysis

By Winnie Sun, Shelby-Lynne Clarke, Hanaan Madahey and Ping Zou

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