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by Lore K. Wright
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Medicine & Health Sciences
  • Author:
    Lore K. Wright
  • ISBN:
    0803945213
  • ISBN13:
    978-0803945210
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  • Publisher:
    SAGE Publications, Inc (February 1, 1993)
  • Pages:
    160 pages
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    Medicine & Health Sciences
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Alzheimer's disease with distinct clinical char . Many estimates regarding AD, however, are based on clinical series lacking autopsy confirmation.

Alzheimer's disease with distinct clinical char-. acteristics: a retrospective study. The Florida Autopsied Multi-Ethnic (FLAME) cohort was queried for AD cases with a total of 1625 identified ranging in age from 53 to 102 years at death. Standard neuropathologic procedures were employed and clinical information was retrospectively collected. Clinicopathologic and genetic data (MAPT and APOE) were stratified by sex.

The author carefully documents how Alzheimer's disease invades various dimensions of marriage and how spouses retain or lose awareness of each other.

Alzheimer's disease (AD), also referred to simply as Alzheimer's, is a. .

Alzheimer's disease (AD), also referred to simply as Alzheimer's, is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and gradually worsens over time. It is the cause of 60–70% of cases of dementia. The most common early symptom is difficulty in remembering recent events. As the disease advances, symptoms.

Wright, Lore K. (1993). Alzheimer's Disease and Marriage. Newbury Park, CA: Sage.

The core clinical criteria for the diagnosis of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to Alzheimer’s disease and Alzheimer’s dementia can be applied to clinical practice immediately.

Contents Targeting the production of amyloid beta peptide. Gamma secretase inhibition. Gamma secretase is a protein complex thought to be a fundamental building block in the development of the amyloid beta peptide

It is estimated that percent of people age 65 and older have MCI. 3. Dementia due to Alzheimer s disease. The dimensions of marriage that are explored include household tasks, companionship, affection and sexuality. For each dimension, clinical assessment strategies and guidelines for interventions are described.

The clinical utility of brain PET in such cases depends in part on how accurately and fully the information inherently represented in a scan is appreciated and relayed in the interpretation of the images.

The marriages of patients with Alzheimer′s disease are examined in this book, which relates research findings to specific assessments and interventions that nurses can employ to help the caregiver.

The author carefully documents how Alzheimer′s disease invades various dimensions of marriage and how spouses retain or lose awareness of each other. The dimensions of marriage that are explored include household tasks, companionship, affection and sexuality. For each dimension, clinical assessment strategies and guidelines for interventions are described.