Neuropathological and neuropsychological changes in Alzheimer's disease. Relationship of biologic markers to behavioral markers.


Journal Article (Review)

Alzheimer's disease is the fourth most common cause of death in the United States, and is the leading cause of functional disability in the elderly. This article analyzes the pathologic validity of mental status tests and the biochemistry of Alzheimer's disease patients.

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Duke Authors

Cited Authors

  • Pirozzolo, FJ; Inbody, SB; Sims, PA; Strittmatter, WJ; Baskin, D

Published Date

  • August 1, 1989

Published In

Volume / Issue

  • 5 / 3

Start / End Page

  • 425 - 440

PubMed ID

  • 2680026

Pubmed Central ID

  • 2680026

International Standard Serial Number (ISSN)

  • 0749-0690


  • eng

Conference Location

  • United States