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Application of neuroscience to the problems of the elderly

Alternate Title(s):
Decade of the Brain Symposium V: the aging brain, Alzheimer's, and new perspectives : November 10, 1993
Series Title(s):
Decade of the brain
Contributor(s):
Kosik, K. S. (Kenneth S.), 1950- speaker
Brown, Carolyn T., 1943- presenter
Gold, Philip W., 1944- presenter
National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.), sponsoring body, issuing body.
Library of Congress, sponsoring body.
Decade of the Brain Symposium 1993 : Washington, D.C.)
Publication:
[Bethesda, MD] : [National Institute of Mental Health], [1993]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Alzheimer Disease -- genetics
Aged
Alzheimer Disease -- drug therapy
Amyloid -- genetics
Plaque, Amyloid -- physiopathology
Brain -- physiology
Genre(s):
Lectures
Access:
Resource cannot be viewed online. Viewing copy available on-site only.
Abstract:
Part of a series dedicated to highlighting advances in neurosciences and brain research, this lecture is part of Symposium V: the Aging Brain, Alzheimer's and New Perspectives. Kenneth S. Kosik discusses information that has been discovered in just the past year about Alzheimer's disease emphasizing that it's a disease that still has not been totally unraveled. He gives a brief history on the present body of scientific knowledge about it and talks about the pros and cons of new drugs being developed and prescribed to Alzheimer's patients. There is a question and answer segment led by Philip W. Gold, M.D.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
030 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Carolyn T. Brown, Philip W. Gold.
Provenance:
Transfer; National Institute of Mental Health; 20060821; Acc# 2006-12.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101715097 (See catalog record)
OCLC no.:
1050335775
Alternate Title(s):
Decade of the Brain Symposium V: the aging brain, Alzheimer's, and new perspectives : November 10, 1993
Series Title(s):
Decade of the brain
Contributor(s):
Kosik, K. S. (Kenneth S.), 1950- speaker
Brown, Carolyn T., 1943- presenter
Gold, Philip W., 1944- presenter
National Institute of Mental Health (U.S.), sponsoring body, issuing body.
Library of Congress, sponsoring body.
Decade of the Brain Symposium 1993 : Washington, D.C.)
Publication:
[Bethesda, MD] : [National Institute of Mental Health], [1993]
Language(s):
English
Format:
Moving image
Subject(s):
Alzheimer Disease -- genetics
Aged
Alzheimer Disease -- drug therapy
Amyloid -- genetics
Plaque, Amyloid -- physiopathology
Brain -- physiology
Genre(s):
Lectures
Access:
Resource cannot be viewed online. Viewing copy available on-site only.
Abstract:
Part of a series dedicated to highlighting advances in neurosciences and brain research, this lecture is part of Symposium V: the Aging Brain, Alzheimer's and New Perspectives. Kenneth S. Kosik discusses information that has been discovered in just the past year about Alzheimer's disease emphasizing that it's a disease that still has not been totally unraveled. He gives a brief history on the present body of scientific knowledge about it and talks about the pros and cons of new drugs being developed and prescribed to Alzheimer's patients. There is a question and answer segment led by Philip W. Gold, M.D.
Copyright:
The National Library of Medicine believes this item to be in the public domain. (More information)
Extent:
030 min.
Color:
Color
Sound:
Sound
Credits:
Carolyn T. Brown, Philip W. Gold.
Provenance:
Transfer; National Institute of Mental Health; 20060821; Acc# 2006-12.
Technique:
Live action
NLM Unique ID:
101715097 (See catalog record)
OCLC no.:
1050335775