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  • References


    Alzheimer's disease. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    . Updated August 19, 2013. Accessed September 4, 2013.


    Alzheimer's disease medications fact sheet. National Institute on Aging website. Available at:
    http://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/publication/alzheimers-disease-medications-fact-sheet
    . Updated July 22, 2013. Accessed September 4, 2013.


    Alzheimer's disease and non-Alzheimer’s dementia. EBSCO Natural and Alternative Treatments website. EBSCO Health Library website. Available at:
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    . Updated August 22, 2013. Accessed September 4, 2013.


    Beers MH, Berkow R, Bogin RM, et al.
    The Merck Manual of Geriatrics
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    Cecil RL, Goldman L, Bennett JC.
    Cecil Textbook of Medicine
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    DeKosky S, Jeff D, Williamson A, et al. Ginkgo biloba for prevention of dementia: a randomized controlled trial
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    Dementia evaluation. EBSCO DynaMed website. Available at:
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    . Updated August 14, 2013. Accessed September 4, 2013.


    American Academy of Neurology website. Available at:
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    Gidoni R, et al. Cerebrospinal fluid biomarkers for Alzheimer’s disease: the present and the future. Neurodegen Dis. 2011;8:413-20.

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    Middleton LE, Yaffe K. Promising strategies for the prevention of dementia.
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    Obrien JT, et al. Dopamine transporter loss visualized with FP-CIT SPECT in the differential diagnosis of dementia with Lewy Bodies.
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    12/16/2008 2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Farquhar C, Marjoribanks J, Lethaby A, Suckling J, Lamberts Q. Long term hormone therapy for perimenopausal and postmenopausal women.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev.
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    2/24/2009 2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Birks J, Grimley Evans J. Ginkgo biloba for cognitive impairment and dementia.
    Cochrane Database Syst Rev. 2009;CD003120.


    9/18/2009 2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Anstey KJ, Mack HA, Cherbuin N. Alcohol consumption as a risk factor for dementia and cognitive decline: meta-analysis of prospective studies.
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    2009;17:542-555.


    1/8/2010 2013 DynaMed's Systematic Literature Surveillance
    https://dynamed.ebscohost.com/about/about-us
    : Snitz BE, O'Meara ES, Carlson MC, et al. Ginkgo biloba for preventing cognitive decline in older adults: a randomized trial.
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  • Resources

    Alzheimer's Association

    http://www.alz.org

    American Academy of Neurology

    http://www.aan.com

  • Canadian Resources

    Alzheimers Association of Canada

    http://www.alzheimer.ca

    Toronto Dementia Network

    http://www.dementiatoronto.org