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alzheimer's disease

alzheimer's disease

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INTRODUCTION

PET scan of the brain Neuropsychological Psychological of a person with AD screening tests, showing a loss of tests in the such as the minifunction mental state temporal lobe. examination (MMSE)

Acetylcholines terase

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cue the person with the disease When swallowing difficulties arise, or the use of modified daily life the use of feeding tubes may be objects.
required.

The patient may also become Placing of safety locks. incapable of feeding themselves, so they require food in smaller pieces Labeling of or pureed household items to

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