Alzheimer's & Cognition
This is the first drug approved for imaging tau pathology, one of the two neuropathologic hallmarks of Alzheimer’s disease.
One of two “identical studies” assessing a novel treatment in development for Alzheimer’s disease reports significant efficacy, while the other...
“Certainly the appalling number of deaths in nursing homes is the No. 1 horror of the pandemic.”
When assessing altered mental status, consider COVID-19 in your differential diagnosis.
“These findings have the potential to inform public health strategies to reduce the burden of dementia globally.”
Knowing the expected prevalence of such incidental findings in the older general population is “extremely useful” for both researchers and...
Proposed mechanisms for cognitive decline in patients with systolic dysfunction include low cardiac output, embolic infarctions, and hypoxic...
From the Journals
Presence of the APOE4 allele and heterozygosity for the Klotho-VS allele predicted lower risk of Alzheimer’s.
The response of dementia experts and mental health professionals in China to the COVID-19 pandemic could inform interventions worldwide for...
“What happens in [the] vagus doesn’t just stay in vagus, but will actually affect our emotions in different ways,” Dr. Cryan said.
Martha Clare Morris, ScD, a pioneer in research linking nutrition to brain health and a creator of the breakthrough MIND diet, has died of cancer...