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By T. H. Crook III Ph.D., G. J. Larrabee (auth.), Prof. Dr. Lüder Deecke, Prof. Dr. Peter Dal-Bianco (eds.)

The papers compiled during this supplementum are a range of the easiest con­ th tributions provided on the 19 Central-European Neurological Symposium (CNS 19) hung on June 29 - July 1, 1989 in Vienna. the most subject of this convention used to be degenerative and age-associated neurological illnesses. In contemporary many years existence expectancy has dramatically elevated, at the least within the industrialized nations. This has ended in severe distortions of the so-called inhabitants pyramids that now not seem like such yet start to nearly resemble cylinders. as a result of this "overaging" of the inhabitants, illnesses which are linked to age became even more universal than ahead of. It used to be hence greater than average to dedicate a congress of the CNS sequence to those very important neurological ailments. the subsequent fields of curiosity are lined: Age-associated reminiscence impairment (AAMI), Alzheimer's and different dementias, Parkinson's affliction and different move problems, stroke and others. about the de males­ tias, a few papers care for prognosis utilizing neuro-imaging equipment similar to MRI, CT, puppy and SPECT, others utilizing electrophysiological tools. a huge element within the early preclinical analysis of dementia is the inclusion of neuropsychological checks to augment the opportunity of effec­ tive early therapy. additionally medicinal drugs which are now lower than scientific research are mentioned and initial effects are presented.

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