Chapter V.6. Treatment of Age-Associated Memory Impairment

  1. Nawab Qizilbash MBChB, MRCP, MSc, DPhil (Oxon)1,2
  1. Keith Wesnes and
  2. Tony Ward

Published Online: 14 JAN 2008

DOI: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch38

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

Evidence-based Dementia Practice

How to Cite

Wesnes, K. and Ward, T. (2003) Treatment of Age-Associated Memory Impairment, in Evidence-based Dementia Practice (ed N. Qizilbash), Blackwell Science Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470752340.ch38

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Visiting Professor of Geriatric Medicine, Hospital Universitario GM-Cantoblanco, 280049 Madrid, Spain

  2. 2

    Member of Green College, Oxford University, Oxford, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 14 JAN 2008
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2003

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780632052967

Online ISBN: 9780470752340



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This chapter contains section titled:

  • Summary

  • The decline of cognitive function with aging

  • From benign senescent forgetfulness to age-associated cognitive decline

  • Problems with AAMI and AACD

  • Study selection

  • Types of compound used

  • Outcomes assessed

  • Results

  • Discussion and conclusions