Pocket Reference to Alzheimer's Disease Management

  • Anna Burke
  • Geri R Hall
  • Roy Yaari
  • Adam Fleisher
  • Jan Dougherty
  • Jeffrey Young
  • Helle Brand
  • Pierre Tariot

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XI
  2. Diagnosis and Management of Alzheimer’s Disease

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 3-11
    3. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 13-33
    4. Anna Burke, Geri R Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 35-40
    5. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 41-48
  3. Caring for Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease and Related Dementias

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 49-49
    2. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 51-79
    3. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 81-87
    4. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 89-92
    5. Anna Burke, Geri R. Hall, Roy Yaari, Adam Fleisher, Jan Dougherty, Jeffery Young et al.
      Pages 93-97

About this book

Introduction

This Pocket Reference offer a multifaceted guide on various aspects of Alzheimer’s disease. This thorough review discusses the challenges of diagnosis, different stages of the disease, testing, and current treatment methods, including pharmacological and nonpharmacological management of cognitive decline and symptoms due to Alzheimer’s disease. The book also has specific chapters on care issues for patients with Alzheimer’s disease, which describes what clinician's and caregivers should expect and how to manage the disease at its various stages. Additionally, the book provides helpful guides, tables, and tips for clinicians and caregivers to help care for the patient and the caregiver themselves.

Keywords

Alzheimer's Disease Health Care Medicine Neurology Pharmacological

Authors and affiliations

  • Anna Burke
    • 1
  • Geri R Hall
    • 2
  • Roy Yaari
    • 3
  • Adam Fleisher
    • 4
  • Jan Dougherty
    • 5
  • Jeffrey Young
    • 6
  • Helle Brand
    • 7
  • Pierre Tariot
    • 8
  1. 1.Dementia Specialist Geriatric PsychiatristBanner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  2. 2.Banner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  3. 3.Behavioral Neurologist, DementiaBanner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  4. 4.Behavioral NeurologistBanner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  5. 5.Banner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  6. 6.Banner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  7. 7.Banner Alzheimer’s InstitutePhoenixUSA
  8. 8.Banner Alzheimer's InstitutePhoenixUSA

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-910315-22-4
  • Copyright Information Springer Healthcare 2015
  • Publisher Name Springer Healthcare, Tarporley
  • eBook Packages Medicine
  • Print ISBN 978-1-910315-21-7
  • Online ISBN 978-1-910315-22-4
  • About this book
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