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Cerebral Ischemia and Dementia

  • Alexander Hartmann
  • Wolfgang Kuschinsky
  • Siegfried Hoyer

Table of contents

  1. Xenon 133-Cerebrography and SPECT

    1. A. Castagnoli, N. Borsato, A. Bruno, G. Ferlin, P. Gerundini, R. Masi et al.
      Pages 327-333
    2. Y. Shinohara, H. Ohsuga, M. Yamamoto, S. Ohsuga, K. Akiyama, F. Yoshii et al.
      Pages 334-337
  2. Positron Emission Tomography

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 339-339
    2. F. Chollet, V. Di Piero, R. J. S. Wise, A. Rascol, R. S. J. Frackowiak
      Pages 341-346
    3. E. Meyer, P. Delpla, M. Petrides, R. Ethier, A. Bès, A. M. Hakim
      Pages 368-373
  3. Clinical Presentation

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 375-375
    2. T. Erkinjuntti, M. Haltia, J. Palo, R. Sulkava, A. Paetau
      Pages 377-381
    3. C. Fieschi, M. Frontoni, A. Carolei, C. Argentino, S. Bernardi, M. Rasura et al.
      Pages 395-399
    4. J. Bogousslavsky
      Pages 400-403
  4. Therapy

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 405-405
    2. W.-D. Heiss, V. Holthoff, G. Pawlik, C. Beil, M. Neveling
      Pages 407-415
    3. R. S. Black, L. L. Barclay, S. T. Hardiman, J. P. Blass
      Pages 416-423
    4. I. Papo, C. Martinazzo, R. Bruno
      Pages 432-434
    5. O. Scarpino, C. Martinazzo, M. Magi, R. Bruno
      Pages 435-441
  5. Back Matter
    Pages 463-472

About these proceedings

Introduction

In contrast to dementia of the Alzheimer type, the subject of dementia subsequent to cerebral ischemia has been discussed rather rarely. Now this book provides a summary of the brain morphology, neurochemistry and clinical aspects of dementia subsequent to cerebral ischemia. The contributions discuss the similarities and differences between the two predominant dementia types. The broad range of aspects cover 1) the morphology and morphobiology of brain tissue during aging and under the two pathological condi- tions, 2) the neuropathochemistry of post mortem brain tissue of patients as well as brain tissue from experimental animals, 3) CSF changes during aging and in dementia states and 4) clinical research, mainly using brain imaging tech- niques to differentiate between dementia types and to find a basis for rational therapeutic approaches.

Keywords

Alzheimer Alzheimersche Krankheit Demenz Gehirn Gehirndurchblutung Leistungsminderung des Gehirns dementia

Editors and affiliations

  • Alexander Hartmann
    • 1
  • Wolfgang Kuschinsky
    • 2
  • Siegfried Hoyer
    • 3
  1. 1.Neurologische UniversitätsklinikBonn 1Germany
  2. 2.Physiologisches Institut der UniversitätHeidelbergGermany
  3. 3.Abt. für Pathochemie und Allg. NeurochemiePathologisches Institut der UniversitätHeidelbergGermany

Bibliographic information

  • DOI https://doi.org/10.1007/978-3-642-76208-6
  • Copyright Information Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 1991
  • Publisher Name Springer, Berlin, Heidelberg
  • eBook Packages Springer Book Archive
  • Print ISBN 978-3-642-76210-9
  • Online ISBN 978-3-642-76208-6
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