Advertisement

Alzehimer's Disease

#VisualAbstract: Anti-tau antibody Semorinemab not shown to slow clinical progression of Alzheimer’s disease

Jun 29, 2022

1. In this randomized controlled trial, among 457 participants with prodromal to mild Alzheimer’s disease, semorinemab was not shown to significantly reduce cerebral tau accumulation versus plac...

Adverse Childhood Experiences Linked With Dementia Risk in Older Adults

Feb 02, 2022

Adverse childhood experiences (ACEs) are associated with a greater risk for many common conditions that contribute to mortality in adulthood, but limited evidence examines whether ACEs correlate with ...

#PWChat Recap: The Complexities of Dementia Care

Jul 12, 2021

The latest installment of the #PWChat series centered around trends in continuing medical education. Below are the highlights from the chat. You can read the full transcript here, by scrolling th...

CME - Conference Highlights: AAIC 2020

Nov 02, 2020

This course discusses the key findings of five studies presented at the 2020 virtual Alzheimer’s Association International Conference....

Conference Highlights: AAIC 2020

Aug 29, 2020

New research was presented at AAIC 2020, the virtual Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. The features below highlight some of the studies that emerged from the conference.   ---...

Physical Inactivity, Cardiometabolic Disease, and Risk of Dementia

Aug 11, 2020

The lack of physical activity can be a significant promoter of dementia, especially in patients with cardiometabolic disease. The objective of this study is to evaluate the risk of dementia in patient...

Association of Sleep-Disordered Breathing with Alzheimer Disease Biomarkers in Older Adults

Aug 07, 2020

There is increasing evidence suggesting that sleep-disordered breathing (SDB) increases the risk of developing Alzheimer's clinical syndrome. The objective of this research is to determine the brain c...

Conference Highlights: AAIC 2020

Aug 03, 2020

New research was presented at AAIC 2020, the virtual Alzheimer’s Association International Conference. The features below highlight some of the studies that emerged from the conference. Inf...

Complete Family History & Alzheimer’s Risk

Jan 17, 2020

While an inherited contribution is widely recognized for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), most risk prediction is based on close family history only. For a study published in Neurology, my colleagues and I...