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Alzheimers Disease Current and Future Perspectives

Alzheimers Disease Current and Future Perspectives

Alzheimers Disease Current and Future Perspectives

  • Editor: Prof. Yildiz Dincer
  • ISBN: 978-1-63278-067-6
  • DOI: 10.4172/978-1-63278-067-6-68
  • No of Pages: 106
  • Publisher: OMICS International
  • Published On: February 2016 , Fri 05
  • Chapter 1      
    Clinical Aspect of Alzheimer’s Disease
    Authors: Osman Ozgur Yalin, Kahraman Kiral, Nevra Oksuz, Aynur Ozge

    This chapter is about the giving some general information of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

  • Chapter 2      
    Pathogenesis of Alzheimer’s Disease
    Authors: Zeynep Caliskan, Yildiz Dincer

    Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is an age-related progressive neurodegenerative disorder

  • Chapter 3      
    Current and Future Therapeutic Approaches and Management of Alzheimer ’s disease
    Authors: Murat Güntel, Ismet Melek, Aynur Ozge, Nevra Oksuz

    Alzheimer’s Disease [AD] is one of the most challenging threats to the healthcare system in society.

  • Chapter 4      
    Common Medical Problems in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease
    Authors: Mahir Cengiz

    Elderly persons are at increased risk for developing dementia, and this risk increases with age

  • Chapter 5      
    Nutritional Condsiderations in Patients with Alzheimer’s Disease
    Authors: Serap Yavuzer

    Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is the most common type of dementia that is more commonly seen in advanced age group

  • Chapter 6      
    Caregiver Education and Support Studies For Alzheimer’s Disease
    Authors: Gülgün Uncu, Demet Özbabalık Adapınar, Aynur Ozge, Kahraman Kiral

    Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a degenerative brain disorder in which the societal burden of this disease is expected to increase over the next 40 years

  • Chapter 7      
    Emerging Therapeutic Approaches
    Authors: Hakan Yavuzer

    Alzheimer’s disease (AD) is a neurodegenarative disease characterized by proggressive

  • Chapter 8      
    Future Perspective
    Authors: Aynur Ozge, Nevra Oksuz, Osman Ozgur Yalin

    Increasing prevalence and incidence of Alzheimer’s disease pointed the groving importance of protection studies

  • Prof. Yildiz Dincer

    Department of Medical Biochemistry, Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Istanbul, Turkey

    Prof. Yildiz Dincer (PhD) is senior scientist in Istanbul University Cerrahpasa Medical Faculty, Department of Medical Biochemistry, Istanbul TR. She received her master degree (1996) and PhD (2000) from the same department. Dr. Dincer has been in Imperial Research Fund-Clare Hall Laboratories, UK as a fellow in 1999, and has gained experience in the field of DNA repair by working in the team of Dr. Tomas Lindahl who shared the 2015 Nobel Prize in Chemistry for work on DNA repair. Dr. Dincer maintains an active research program studying on oxidative DNA damage, DNA repair/apoptosis, antioxidants and epigenetics. Dr. Dincer has published many articles and book chapters. She has served as the editor of various edited collections on topics such as iron deficiency, chemical carcinogens, chemotherapeutics and epigenetics. Dr. Dincer lives with her husband in Istanbul, Turkey.

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