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The Fragile Brain : the Strange, Hopeful Science of Dementia / Kathleen Taylor.

  • Taylor, Kathleen E. (Kathleen Eleanor)
Date
2016
  • Books

About this work

Description

"In this sensitive and informative account of dementia science, focusing on Alzheimer's, the neuroscientist and writer Kathleen Taylor explains what we have learnt in recent years about the condition. She looks at the strengths and weaknesses of the currently dominant view of the disease-- the amyloid cascade hypothesis-- and at the identified risk factors."-- book jacket.

Publication/Creation

Oxford, United Kingdom : Oxford University Press, 2016.

Physical description

vii, 320 pages ; 25 cm

Edition

First edition.

Bibliographic information

Includes bibliographical references (pages [229]-310) and index.

Languages

  • English


Where to find it

  • LocationStatus
    History of Medicine
    PVV /TAY
    Open shelves

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Identifiers

ISBN

  • 9780198726081
  • 0198726082