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Biological, Diagnostic and Therapeutic Advances in Alzheimer's Disease

Non-Pharmacological Therapies for Alzheimer's Disease

  • Ghulam Md Ashraf
  • Athanasios Alexiou
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Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Theodoros Angelopoulos, Dorothy Martha Scordilis, Christos Tsagkaris
    Pages 1-30
  3. Fakhra Amin, Anas Shamsi, Muhammad Nadeem Asghar, Peerzada Shariq Shaheen Khaki, Mohd Shahnawaz Khan, Shams Tabrez et al.
    Pages 31-51
  4. Muhammed Bule, Muhammad Ajmal Shah, Ahmed Abdulahi Abdurahman, Malik Saad Ullah, Shahid Shah, Adnan Amin et al.
    Pages 53-70
  5. Mohammad Ashfaq, Neetu Talreja, Divya Chuahan, Werayut Srituravanich
    Pages 71-89
  6. Panagiota Simou, Pavlos Vakalos, Athanasios Alexiou, Stylianos Chatzichronis, Mahmoud A. Ali, Ioannis Haranas et al.
    Pages 117-128
  7. Atif Shah, Kamal Niaz, Moataz Ahmed, Reem Bunyan
    Pages 129-149
  8. Amira Benmelouka, Ahmed M. Sherif, Mahmoud Ahmed Ebada
    Pages 151-165
  9. Nazish Tabassum, Chandra Bhan Yadav, Anshuman Singh, Vinod Verma
    Pages 167-182
  10. Poonam Sharma, Vivek Kumar Gaur, Janmejai Kumar Srivastava
    Pages 183-208
  11. Mahmoud A. Ali, Athanasios Alexiou, Ghulam Md Ashraf
    Pages 223-234
  12. Jyoti Gupta, Mehboob Hoque
    Pages 271-293

About this book

Introduction

This book discusses the latest research into the highly prevalent neurodevelopmental disease most commonly associated with aging: Alzheimer’s disease (AD). Even after years of research, Alzheimer’s disease is still far from being cured. It presents a range of common symptoms in the form of behavioral and cognitive impairments. This book describes the symptoms and the biology behind them. 

The contents covers latest findings on the genetics involved and various factors and pathways influencing disease development. It also covers various non-pharmacological therapies like immunotherapy, use of natural products, and employing nanotechnology in both the detection and treatment of AD. This book also highlights the role of diet and nutrition in healthy aging. Given its scope, it offers a valuable asset for researchers and clinicians alike. 

Keywords

alzheimer's Biological Mechanism Biomarkers Immunotherapy Nanotechnological applications Diagnosis

Editors and affiliations

  • Ghulam Md Ashraf
    • 1
  • Athanasios Alexiou
    • 2
  1. 1.King Fahd Medical Research Center, King Abdulaziz University Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, Department of Medical Laboratory Technology, Faculty of Applied Medical SciencesKing Abdulaziz UniversityJeddahSaudi Arabia
  2. 2.Novel Global Community Educational Foundation, Hebersham, NSW, Australia, AFNP MedWienAustria

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