Routine lumbar puncture for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Is it safe?

Abstract

Diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease (AD) early is itself a controversial topic—not to be addressed here—, as many believe that adequate therapeutics are not available for modifying the course of the disease. Although this may be the case today, it is perhaps due to the fact that existing therapies do not have positive results as the disease process is too far… (More)
DOI: 10.3389/fnagi.2014.00065

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@inproceedings{MenndezGonzlez2014RoutineLP, title={Routine lumbar puncture for the early diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease. Is it safe?}, author={Manuel Men{\'e}ndez-Gonz{\'a}lez}, booktitle={Front. Aging Neurosci.}, year={2014} }