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Pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

David Wilkinson

in Alzheimer's Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199569854
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739637 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199569854.003.0007

Series: Oxford Neurology Library

Pharmacological treatment of Alzheimer’s disease

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Pharmacotherapy of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) has progressed in the last 10 years with the emergence of rational treatments aimed at neuro-transmitter replacement

All the compounds improve attention and alertness and have global benefits for patient and carer not always reflected in improvements in cognitive scores...

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Subjects: Neurology

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