Published in Mental Health Weekly Digest, March 6th, 2006
According to a recent report from France, "Dementia is nowadays of major importance in public health. Alzheimer's disease and vascular cognitive impairments are its main etiology in the elderly. The cause of Alzheimer's disease remains unknown. The factor initiating the physiopathology of this neurodegenerative disease is source of controversy."
V. Antoine and A.S. Rigaud at CHI Poissy-Maisonnees wrote, "The theory of a neurotoxicity initiated by amyloid deposition is questioned. A growing number of data suggest a central role of...
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