Chapter 19. Dementia Treatment: Let the Evidence Lead us

  1. Livia Candelise1,
  2. Richard Hughes2,
  3. Alessandro Liberati3,
  4. Bernard M.J. Uitdehaag4 and
  5. Charles Warlow5
  1. Bart M. Demaerschalk,
  2. Bryan K. Woodruff and
  3. Richard J. Caselli

Published Online: 12 NOV 2007

DOI: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch19

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders

How to Cite

Demaerschalk, B. M., Woodruff, B. K. and Caselli, R. J. (2007) Dementia Treatment: Let the Evidence Lead us, in Evidence-based Neurology: Management of Neurological Disorders (eds L. Candelise, R. Hughes, A. Liberati, B. M.J. Uitdehaag and C. Warlow), Blackwell Publishing Ltd, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9780470988350.ch19

Editor Information

  1. 1

    Cochrane Neurological Network, Ospedale Magglore Policlinico, University of Milan, Italy

  2. 2

    King's College London School of Medicine at Guy's, King's College and St Thomas' Hospitals, London, UK

  3. 3

    Università di Modena e Reggio Emillia, Modena, Italy

  4. 4

    VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, The Netherlands

  5. 5

    University of Edinburgh, Western General Hospital, Edinburgh, UK

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 12 NOV 2007
  2. Published Print: 1 JAN 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9780727918116

Online ISBN: 9780470988350

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Keywords:

  • Alzheimer disease (AD);
  • dementia treatment;
  • donepezil;
  • treatment of agitation in dementia;
  • complementary therapy in dementia

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Background

  • Framing of clinical questions

  • Search strategy

  • Critical review of the evidence for each question

  • Conclusion

  • Acknowledgment