Alzheimer's Association http://www.alz.org
American Academy of Neurology http://www.aan.com
Alzheimers Association of Canada http://www.alzheimer.ca
Toronto Dementia Network http://www.dementiatoronto.org
Alzheimer's disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us. Updated July 11, 2012. Accessed August 22, 2012.
Alzheimer's disease medications fact sheet. National Institute on Aging website. Available at:
http://www.nia.nih.gov/Alzheimers/Publications/medicationsfs.htm. Updated July 2010. Accessed August 22, 2012.
Alzheimer's disease and non-Alzheimer’s dementia. EBSCO Natural and Alternative Treatments website. Available at:
http://www.ebscohost.com/healthLibrary. Updated July 7, 2012. Accessed August 22, 2012.
Beers MH, Berkow R, Bogin RM, et al.
The Merck Manual of Geriatrics. 3rd ed. Whitehouse Station, NJ: Merck & Co. Inc.; 1995-2000.
Cecil RL, Goldman L, Bennett JC.
Cecil Textbook of Medicine. 21st ed. Philadelphia, PA: WB Saunders Company; 2000.
DeKosky S, Jeff D, Williamson A, et al. Ginkgo biloba for prevention of dementia: a randomized controlled trial
Dementia evaluation. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us. Updated July 19, 2012. Accessed August 22, 2012.
American Academy of Neurology website. Available at:
http://patients.aan.com/disorders/index.cfm?event=viewampdisorder%5Fid=844. Accessed August 22, 2012.
Gidoni R, et al. Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease: the present and the future. Neurodegen Dis. 2011;8:413-20.
Kaduszkiewicz H, Zimmermann T, Beck-Bornholdt HP, van den Bussche H. Cholinesterase inhibitors for patients with Alzheimer's disease: systematic review of randomized clinical trials.
Ledger AJ & Baker FA. An investigation of long-term effects of group music therapy on agitation levels of people with Alzheimer’s Disease.
Aging & Mental Health. 2007;11: 330-338.
Mendez MF, Cummings JL.
Dementia: A clinical Approach. 3rd ed. Boston, MA: Butterworth Heinemann; 2003.
Middleton LE, Yaffe K. Promising strategies for the prevention of dementia.
Obrien JT, et al. Dopamine transporter loss visualized with FP-CIT SPECT in the differential diagnosis of dementia with Lewy Bodies.
Arch Neurol. 2004; 61: 919-925.
Schneider L, Dagerman K, Insel
P. Risk of death with atypical antipsychotic drug treatment for dementia: meta-analysis of randomized placebo-controlled trials.
Current Medical Diagnosis & Treatment. 44th ed. New York, NY: McGraw-Hill; 2005.
12/16/2008 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Farquhar C, Marjoribanks J, Lethaby A, Suckling J, Lamberts Q. Long term hormone therapy for perimenopausal and postmenopausal women.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
2/24/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Birks J, Grimley Evans J. Ginkgo biloba for cognitive impairment and dementia.
Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009;CD003120.
9/18/2009 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Anstey KJ, Mack HA, Cherbuin N. Alcohol consumption as a risk factor for dementia and cognitive decline: meta-analysis of prospective studies.
Am J Geriatr Psychiatry.
1/8/2010 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us: Snitz BE, O'Meara ES, Carlson MC, et al. Ginkgo biloba for preventing cognitive decline in older adults: a randomized trial.
This content is reviewed regularly and is updated when new and relevant evidence is made available. This information is neither intended nor implied to be a substitute for professional medical advice. Always seek the advice of your physician or other qualified health provider prior to starting any new treatment or with questions regarding a medical condition.
Copyright © 2012 EBSCO Publishing
All rights reserved.
Maybe it's time to stop guessing. If you've been wanting to make some changes but just aren't sure how, the free personal health survey from LiveWell is a great place to start.
Fight heart disease early and prevent heart attacks with HeartSHAPE® - a painless, non-invasive test that takes pictures of your heart to scan for early-stage coronary disease.
How many calories do you need to eat each day to maintain your weight and fuel your physical activity? Enter a few of your stats into this calculator to find out.
Using body mass index as a reference, this calculator determines your ideal body weight range. All you need to do is enter your height.
This tool considers your height and weight to assess your weight status.
Wellmont Nurse Connection is your resource for valuable health information any time, 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Speak to a Nurse any time, day or night, at (423) 723-6877 or toll-free at 1-877-230-NURSE.
You clicked on a link that will cause you to leave myWellmont.
For security purposes you will be signed out.