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Cognitive Function and Memory Loss

Lionel H. Opie

in Living Longer, Living Better

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Published in print February 2011 | ISBN: 9780198525677
Published online November 2013 | e-ISBN: 9780191770746 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780198525677.003.0007
Cognitive Function and Memory Loss

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Chapter 7 discusses cognitive function and memory loss, including the hippocampus, neurotransmitters, causes of memory loss, Alzheimer’s disease, normal aging changes, and steps to maintain memory.

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Subjects: Cardiovascular Medicine ; Dietetics

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