The Handbook of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias (Blackwell Handbooks of Behavioral Neuroscience) (Paperback)

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The Handbook of Alzheimer's Disease and Other Dementias (Blackwell Handbooks of Behavioral Neuroscience) (Paperback)

By Andrew E. Budson (Editor), Neil W. Kowall (Editor)

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The reference is a broad-ranging review of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias from both basic and clinical neuroscience perspectives; it provides scientists and medical professionals with an extensive introduction and an up-to-date review of cutting-edge scientific advances.
  • Brings the reader up-to-date with cutting-edge developments in this exciting and fast-paced field
  • Summarizes the most recent developments in the fields of Alzheimer's disease and dementia
  • Brings together articles from a prominent and international group of contributors
  • Encompasses a unique range of topics, combining basic molecular perspectives and cognitive neurosciences
Dr. Neil W. Kowall is Chief of Neurology and Director of the New England GRECC at the VA Boston Healthcare System; he is also Director of the NIH-funded Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center, Professor of Neurology and Pathology at Boston University School of Medicine, and Lecturer in Neurology at Harvard Medical School. He has published over 170 papers in peer-reviewed journals including Science, Nature, the Journal of Neuroscience, and the Annals of Neurology. Dr. Andrew E. Budson is the Deputy Chief of Staff and a member of the Geriatric Research Education Clinical Center (GRECC) at the VA Boston Healthcare System. He is also Associate Director for Research at the Boston University Alzheimer's Disease Center, Professor of Neurology at Boston University School of Medicine, and Lecturer in Neurology at Harvard Medical School. He was awarded the 2008 Norman Geschwind Prize in Behavioral Neurology and the 2009 Research Award in Geriatric Neurology, both from the American Academy of Neurology, and has published over 75 papers in peer-reviewed journals including the New England Journal of Medicine, Brain, and Cortex.
Product Details ISBN: 9781118672853
ISBN-10: 1118672852
Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell
Publication Date: November 11th, 2013
Pages: 656
Language: English
Series: Blackwell Handbooks of Behavioral Neuroscience