Memory impairment in the aging brain

by Fiona McPherson, PhD

An edited and organized collection of articles and news reports from the Mempowered website, that discuss Alzheimer's and other dementias, mild cognitive impairment, and cognitive decline that may result from various clinical conditions. Includes:

  • Cognitive function in various clinical conditions
    • Cardiac arrest
    • Cardiovascular risk factors
    • Cognitive decline after heart bypass
    • High blood pressure
    • Stroke
    • Drugs
    • Diabetes
    • Cognitive decline after noncardiac surgery
    • Depression
    • Vision & hearing loss
  • Mild cognitive impairment
  • Other dementias
  • Vascular & Mixed dementia
  • Dementia with Lewy Bodies
  • Frontotemporal Dementia
  • Parkinson’s Disease Dementia



Publication date: 

April, 2010

File size: 

98 pages / 942 Kb