Comprehensive Therapy

, Volume 33, Issue 2, pp 58–64 | Cite as

Alzheimer’s Disease

Original Article

Alzheimer’s disease is the most prevalent form of dementia. There are significant efforts underway to elucidate the pathogenesis of this disease and to find ways to lessen the impact of the symptoms. This paper summarizes current knowledge regarding the diagnosis and treatment of the disorder.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of Psychiatry and Human BehaviorThe Warren Alpert Medical School of Brown UniversityProvidenceUSA
  2. 2.Departments of PsychiatryRhode Island Hospital and The Miriam HospitalProvidenceUSA

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