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Living with Dementia


Functional Imaging

Functional imaging methods used in research on aging, mild cognitive impairment, and dementia of the Alzheimer type include single-photon emission computed tomography (SPECT),  positron emission tomography (PET),  and functional magnetic resonance imaging (fMRI). Positron emission tomography and single-photon emission computed tomography use radioisotope tracers to detect brain metabolism or blood flow. Functional magnetic… Functional Imaging   

Alzheimer’s Disease

amyloid-ß peptide1 - problems with language1 - parkinson’s disease2 - frontotemporal lobar degeneration4 - type of dementia4 - mild tremor1 - amyotrophic lateral sclerosis6 - apoe genotype1 - alzheimer's society2 - lewy body1 - cardiovascular risk factors1 - arteriosclerotic dementia1 - ad risk factors1 - esquirol1 - insulin-like growth factor-11 - insomnia2 - transient ischemic attack1 - plaque in alzheimer's disease1 - memory decline2 - tau tangles1 - hepcidin1 - pneumonia1 - neuropsychological evaluations1 - epidemiology1 - cognitive enhancement1 - alzheimer's imaging agents1 - alzheimer sufferer1 - depressive pseudodementia1 - rates of dementia1 - high blood pressure7 -