Tag Archives: WMH

Research into White Matter Hyperintensities (Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra)

Summary Two articles from 2012 covering research exploring the possible influence of white matter hyperintensities (WMH) in the brain. Full Text Link (a) Reference Oppedal, K. Aarsland, D. [and] Firbank, MJ. [et al] (2012). White matter hyperintensities in mild lewy … Continue reading

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The Best of the Rest: Systematic Reviews and Meta-Analyses (November 2010)

Summary Each month a wide range of systematic reviews and meta-analyses are examined in the process of compiling the “Dementia: the Latest Evidence” newsletter. It is impractical to include all of these in any given month’s newsletter. Here is a brief listing … Continue reading

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An Instant Test At 40 To Predict Alzheimer’s Disease?

[This abstract first appeared in: Dementia: the Latest Evidence Newsletter RWHT Volume 1 Issue 7 February 2011]. Abstract It has been incorrectly reported in the press that scientists are developing a “30-second Alzheimer’s screening test” which could be available in under two years. … Continue reading

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