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The Resource Understanding brain aging and dementia : a life course approach, Lawrence Whalley

Understanding brain aging and dementia : a life course approach, Lawrence Whalley

Label
Understanding brain aging and dementia : a life course approach
Title
Understanding brain aging and dementia
Title remainder
a life course approach
Statement of responsibility
Lawrence Whalley
Creator
Author
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
A major new synthesis of the science behind dementia, identifying the genetic factors that contribute to the pace of aging and showing how behaviors starting in childhood can influence how we age. -- from back cover
Cataloging source
DNLM/DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Whalley, Lawrence J
Dewey number
616.8/3
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
RC521
LC item number
.W43 2015
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
NLM call number
  • 2015 H-102
  • WM 220
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Dementia
  • Brain
  • Aging
  • Altern
  • Hirnfunktion
  • Demenz
  • Prävention
Label
Understanding brain aging and dementia : a life course approach, Lawrence Whalley
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The life course approach -- The well-connected brain -- Evolution, aging, and dementia -- The aging brain -- The biology of the dementias -- The disconnected mind -- Emotional aging -- Dementia syndromes -- Dementia risk reduction, 1: concepts, reserve and early life opportunities -- Dementia risk reduction, 2: midlife opportunities to delay dementia onset -- Dementia risk reduction, 3: multidomain approaches
Control code
ocn890851066
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 403 pages
Isbn
9780231163828
Lccn
2014036252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025163903
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780231163835
  • (OCoLC)890851066
Label
Understanding brain aging and dementia : a life course approach, Lawrence Whalley
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Introduction -- The life course approach -- The well-connected brain -- Evolution, aging, and dementia -- The aging brain -- The biology of the dementias -- The disconnected mind -- Emotional aging -- Dementia syndromes -- Dementia risk reduction, 1: concepts, reserve and early life opportunities -- Dementia risk reduction, 2: midlife opportunities to delay dementia onset -- Dementia risk reduction, 3: multidomain approaches
Control code
ocn890851066
Dimensions
26 cm
Extent
xxxiv, 403 pages
Isbn
9780231163828
Lccn
2014036252
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
40025163903
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9780231163835
  • (OCoLC)890851066

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