Treatment of Alzheimer disease.

@article{Winslow2011TreatmentOA,
  title={Treatment of Alzheimer disease.},
  author={Bradford T. Winslow and Mary K Onysko and Christian M Stob and Kathleen A Hazlewood},
  journal={American family physician},
  year={2011},
  volume={83 12},
  pages={
          1403-12
        }
}
Alzheimer disease is the most common form of dementia, affecting nearly one-half [corrected] of Americans older than 85 years. It is characterized by progressive memory loss and cognitive decline. Amyloid plaque accumulation, neurofibrillary tau tangles, and depletion of acetylcholine are among the pathologic manifestations of Alzheimer disease. Although there are no proven modalities for preventing Alzheimer disease, hypertension treatment, omega-3 fatty acid supplementation, physical activity… CONTINUE READING

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