Vascular cognitive impairment in clinical practice [E-Book] / edited by Lars-Olof Wahlund, Timo Erkinjuntti, Serge Gauthier.
Wahlund, Lars-Olof, (editor)
Erkinjuntti, Timo, (editor) / Gauthier, Serge, (editor)
Cambridge : Cambridge University Press, 2009
1 online resource (xii, 241 pages)
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Table of Contents:
  • Diagnosing vascular cognitive impairment and dementia : concepts and controversies / Timo Erkinjuntti and Serge Gauthier
  • Vascular cognitive impairment : prodrome to VaD? / Adriane Mayda and Charles DeCarli
  • Clinical evaluation : a systematic but user-friendly approach / Oscar L. Lopez and David A. Wolk
  • Cognitive functioning in vascular dementia before and after diagnosis / Erika J. Laukka ... [et al.]
  • Structural neuroimaging : CT and MRI / Wiesje M. van der Flier ... [et al.]
  • Functional imaging in vascular dementia : clinical practice / Lars-Olof Wahlund and Rimma Axelsson
  • Biomarkers in vascular dementia / Anders Wallin and Tuula Pirttilä
  • Physiopathology of large-vessel vascular dementia / Leonardo Pantoni, Francesca Pescini and Anna Poggesi
  • Small-vessel diseases of the brain / Raj N. Kalaria and Timo Erkinjuntti
  • White matter changes / Franz Fazekas ...[et al.]
  • Hereditary forms of cerebrovascular amyloidosis / Agueda Rostagno and Jorge Ghiso
  • Role of vascular risk factors in dementia / Chengxuan Qiu and Laura Fratiglioni
  • Cardiovascular disease, cognitive decline, and dementia / Angela L. Jefferson and Emelia J. Benjamin
  • Vascular factors in Alzheimer's disease : from diagnostic dichotomy to integrative etiology / Miia Kivipelto, Alina Solomon and Tiia Ngandu
  • Treatment of cognitive changes / Serge Gauthier and Timo Erkinjuntti
  • Treatment of functional decline / Lena Borell
  • Treatment of behavioral symptoms in vascular dementia / Catherine Cole and Alistair Burns
  • Control of vascular risk factors / Deborah Gustafson and Ingmar Skoog.