Alzheimer’s Disease

Alzheimer’s Disease

June 2000 – Vol 2 – No. 2

State of the art

Alzheimer’s disease
Armand S. Schachter, M.D; Kenneth L. Davis, MD

Basic research

Fleshing out the amyloid cascade hypothesis: the molecular biology of Alzheimer’s disease
Simon Lovestone, PhD

Pharmacological aspects

A critical review of cholinesterase inhibitors as a treatment modality in Alzheimer’s disease
Lon S. Schneider, MD

Clinical research

Diagnosis and management of Alzheimer’s disease
Alistair Burns, MD, FRCP, FRCPsych

Behavioral and psychological signs and symptoms of dementia: a practicing psychiatrist’s viewpoint
Jacobo E. Mintzer, MD; Dario F. Mirski, MD; Kathleen S. Hoernig, MD

Cost of Alzheimer’s disease
Michael Davidson, MD; Michal Schnaider Beeri, PhD

Ethical issues in dementia
Peter J. Whitehouse, MD; Phd

Posters & images in neuroscience

Positron emission tomography imaging of dementia
Gary W. Small, MD