Alzheimer's disease

November 2010
Pulse;11/3/2010, Vol. 70 Issue 33, p26
In this article the authors present tips and suggestions for tackling Alzheimer's disease in older people. They suggest for checking any physical abnormality in the patients and screening blood for FBC, biochemistry, folic acid and vitamin 12 and thyroid function of the patients. They also suggest the use of acetylcholinesterase inhibitors as they appear to reduce the decline in cognitive ability at three years.


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