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Dementia

This is a narrated power point presentation on dementia, with a focus on Alzheimer's Disease. It covers: pathology, symptoms and signs, assessment, investigation, differential diagnoses and management.  
Anna Watkinson-Powell
over 7 years ago
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Alzheimer's Disease

An overview of Alzheimer's Disease  
Harriet Blundell
almost 7 years ago
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Neurodegenerative Disorders Part I - Dementia, Alzheimer's, MND, MS

A very introduction to the Pathophysiology of some Neurodegenerative disorder. Song by: Angus and Julia stone - Devils tears  
Nicole Chalmers
almost 6 years ago
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Genetics and dementia: What do relatives want to know?

Genetics and Dementia – what do relatives want to know? Candy Cooley NHS National Genetic Awareness Lead Genetics and genomics for healthcare www.geneticseduca…  
Nicole Chalmers
over 5 years ago
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Dementia: Five priorities - BBC News

Five research areas which could transform the treatment of dementia.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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Dementia diagnosis drive raises concern - BBC News

Questions are being raised about the government's drive in England to increase dementia diagnosis rates.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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Huntington's Disease

Huntington’s disease – HD - (aka Huntington’s chorea, named after George Huntington [1872]) is an autosomal dominant disorder that shows full penetrance. Treatment is supportive only   Epidemiology and Aeitiology Approximately affects 5-10 per 100 000 individuals  
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 5 years ago
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Dementia

 
almostadoctor.com - free medical student revision notes
over 5 years ago
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Infection with polyomavirus JC

The recent discovery of new neurological syndromes that result from neuronal infection with polyomavirus JC, also known as JC virus, and the presence of this virus in the grey matter are currently under debate.1 It has been suggested that JC virus is associated with cognitive decline, dementia, strokes, and brain tumours,2 and this hypothesis has been commented on in the BMJ.3  
bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Dementia Facebook app to raise awareness of the illness - BBC News

Facebook users are being invited to experience what it is like to live with dementia in a bid to raise greater awareness about the disease.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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Huntington's Disease - The Naked Scientists

Naked Scientists - 21st Apr 2014 - Huntington's Disease  
thenakedscientists.com
over 5 years ago
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Workplaces must get 'dementia friendly' - BBC News

Businesses must become more dementia-friendly and support employees who care for loved ones with dementia, says the government.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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BNPA special: The prospects of a vaccine for Alzheimer's disease

Stream BNPA special: The prospects of a vaccine for Alzheimer's disease by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
SoundCloud
over 5 years ago
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Anti-depressants 'could slow onset of Alzheimer's disease' - BBC News

An anti-depressant drug could be used to slow the onset of Alzheimer's disease, say scientists in the US.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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Care home move 'breached woman's human rights' - BBC News

A judge rules that a council's decision to move a woman with dementia from her house to a care home was unlawful.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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Alzheimer's Disease Video

Inside the Brain: Unraveling the Mystery of Alzheimer's Disease This 4-minute captioned video shows the intricate mechanisms involved in the progression of Alzheimer's disease in the brain.  
National Institute on Aging
over 5 years ago
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Dementia strategy should focus on reducing risks and promoting brain health, say experts

Leading scientists have backed calls for a fresh policy approach to combat dementia in the United Kingdom by focusing on reducing risk factors and promoting brain health throughout people’s lives. They said that “a substantial proportion of dementia might be delayed or averted if modifiable risk factors are effectively addressed.”  
bmj.com
over 5 years ago
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Liverpool nurse shows off 'improved' dementia ward - BBC News

A nurse at Royal Liverpool University Hospital shows the BBC the improvements that her department has made to the dementia ward.  
BBC News
over 5 years ago
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BNPA special: The prospects of a vaccine for Alzheimer's disease

Stream BNPA special: The prospects of a vaccine for Alzheimer's disease by BMJ talk medicine from desktop or your mobile device  
SoundCloud
over 5 years ago
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Sir Ian Botham on coping with a parent with dementia - BBC News

Former cricketer Sir Ian Botham has been speaking about his father's dementia and how difficult it was to cope with the deteriorating condition.  
BBC News
about 5 years ago