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CE Mark for 7 Tesla magnetic resonance (MR) scanner Magnetom Terra.-Siemens Healthineers

Siemens Healthineers has achieved a CE approval for the 7 Tesla magnetic resonance (MR) scanner Magnetom Terra, making it the...

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Study suggests Reminyl XL/Razadyne (galantamine hydrobromide) provides benefits in metabolic syndrome- Janssen Pharma

Alzheimer's medication Reminyl XL/Razadyne (galantamine hydrobromide) from Janssen Pharma, appears to slash inflammation and insulin resistance in patients with metabolic...

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Clinical practice with anti-dementia drugs: A revised (third) consensus statement from the British Association for Psychopharmacology

The British Association for Psychopharmacology (BAP) coordinated a meeting of experts to review and revise its first (2006) Guidelines for...

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World Federation of Societies of Biological Psychiatry (WFSBP) Guidelines for the Biological Treatment of Alzheimer ’s disease and other dementias

Like with the preceding guidelines of this series (Bauer et al. 2002, Bandelow et al. 2008b), these practice guidelines for...

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EFNS guidelines for the diagnosis and management of Alzheimer's disease

The aim of this revised international guideline was to present a peer-reviewed evidence-based statement for the guidance of practice for...

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Journal articles

Cerebral White Matter Changes on Therapeutic Response to Rivastigmine in Alzheimer's Disease.

Objective: To evaluate the therapeutic effects of rivastigmine in AD patients with cerebral White matter changes (WMCs).

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Rivastigmine: the advantages of dual inhibition of acetylcholinesterase and butyrylcholinesterase and its role in subcortical vascular dementia and Parkinson's disease dementia.

Several studies have demonstrated clinical benefits of sustained cholinesterase inhibition with rivastigmine in Alzheimer's disease (AD) and Parkinson's disease dementia (PDD). Unlike donepezil and galantamine that selectively inhibit...

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Obesity and Structural Brain Integrity in Older Women: The Women's Health Initiative Magnetic Resonance Imaging Study.

Background: Midlife obesity has been linked to age-related brain atrophy and risk of dementia, but the relationships are less clear...

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Clinical trials

ACT-ICU Study: Activity and Cognitive Therapy in the Intensive Care Unit

Intensive care unit (ICU) hospitalization saves lives but often does so at a high personal cost to ICU survivors who frequently experience significant cognitive impairment and an array of physical and functional...

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Dr Sarah Brewer

Dr Sarah Brewer MSc (Nutr Med), MA (Cantab), MB, BChir, RNutr, MBANT, CNHC qualified from Cambridge University with degrees in Natural Sciences, Medicine and Surgery. After working in general practice, she gained a Master's degree in Nutritional Medicine from the University of Surrey. ... Read more

Can Diet Reduce The Risk Of Alzheimer's Dementia?

Wouldn't it be great if we could recommend evidence-based, nutritional approaches to help prevent Alzheimer's dementia? Or to slow the progression of cognitive decline in those already living with an Alzheimer's diagnosis? Two recent papers suggest we can do just that.

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