Winner of the BMA 2011 book awards: psychiatry category Winner of the Australian Journal of Ageing book of the year award This definitive work on dementia and related disorders has been fully updated and revised to reflect recent advances in this fast-moving field. The incidence of dementia continues to rise as the population of the world ages, and the condition represents one of the most significant challenges facing societies and health professionals in the next half-century. In this, the most comprehensive single volume work available on the subject, the editors have met this challenge by assembling a team of the world's leading experts on all aspects of the condition, from history, epidemiology and social aspects to the latest neurobiological research and advanced therapeutic strategies.... (sCJD) Huntingtona#39;s disease (HD) progressive supranuclear palsy (PSP) multisystem atrophy (MSA) normal pressure ... DSM, Diagnostic and Statistical Manual; FTD, frontotemporal dementia; ICD, International Classification of Diseases;anbsp;...
|Title||:||Dementia, 4th Edition|
|Author||:||David Ames, Alistair Burns, John T. O'Brien|
|Publisher||:||CRC Press - 2010-11-26|