This issue also covers screening for bacteriuria, new thinking about Alzheimer's disease, and communicating ab out migraines. ... Read our story to learn more, including an update on how new imaging methods are affecting diagnosis of Alzheimer's disease.
The guidelines mention biomarker testing and introduce a new disease category, mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to Alzheimer's, both of which, the guideline authors stressed, are meant for research purposes ... only. But some internists may find
Less often, neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease, changes in medications, or congenital diseases can also cause smell dysfunction. ... Croy I, Nordin S, Hummel T. Olfactory disorders and quality of life—an
So there's something about some people which allows them to function, in spite of the fact that they have high levels of the neuropathology of Alzheimer's disease.”. ... Langa said. Starting in mid-life, he said, physicians can talk about brain health
Companies are now marketing screening tests for everything from HIV infection to Alzheimer's disease, and while they may seem to be a boon to patients, especially those with high-deductible ... Conference coverage from Hospital Medicine 2018 features the