An Approach in the Diagnosis of Alzheimer Disease - A Survey

  IJETT-book-cover  International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology (IJETT)          
  
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Volume-7 Number-1                          
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : Bhagya shree S. R , Dr. H. S. Sheshadri
  10.14445/22315381/IJETT-V7P229

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Bhagya shree S. R , Dr. H. S. Sheshadri, Article:An Approach in the Diagnosis of Alzheimer Disease - A Survey, International Journal of Engineering Trends and Technology(IJETT), 7(1),41-43, published by seventh sense research group

Abstract

The detection and characterization of cognitive deficits associated with age-related neurodegenerative diseases such as Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the focus of growing clinical research interest as increasing numbers of people survive into older age. There is a need to accurately detect the cognitive changes that signal the beginning of a progressive dementia syndrome and to differentiate among relative disorders [1]. In US according to National Center for Health Statistics of the centers for disease control & prevention 83,495 people have died because of Alzheimer` disease.[2]. The timely diagnosis & treatment may help the common man to have a better life. In this paper we are going to discuss about the various techniques that are used in diagnosis.

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Keywords:
Alzheimer’s disease, cognitive