Update on the Pharmacological Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

@inproceedings{Massoud2010UpdateOT,
  title={Update on the Pharmacological Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease},
  author={Fadi Massoud and Serge G. Gauthier},
  booktitle={Current neuropharmacology},
  year={2010}
}
Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common neurodegenerative disorder. Worldwide prevalence of the disease is estimated at more than 24 million cases. With aging of populations, this number will likely increase to more than 80 million cases by the year 2040. The annual incidence worldwide is estimated at 4.6 million cases which is the equivalent of one new case every seven seconds! The pathophysiology of AD is complex and largely misunderstood. It is thought to start with the accumulation of… CONTINUE READING
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Update on the Pharmacological Treatment of Alzheimer’s Disease

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