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Cognitive reserve, cortical plasticity and resistance to Alzheimer's disease.

Abstract:

There are aspects of the ageing brain and cognition that remain poorly understood despite intensive efforts to understand how they are related. Cognitive reserve is the concept that has been developed to explain how it is that some elderly people with extensive neuropathology associated with dementia show little in the way of cognitive decline. Cognitive reserve is intimately related to cortical plasticity but this also, as it relates to ageing, remains poorly understood at the present time. ...

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10.1186/alzrt105

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Institution:
University of Oxford
Division:
MSD
Department:
Clinical Neurosciences
Role:
Author
Journal:
Alzheimer's research and therapy More from this journal
Volume:
4
Issue:
2
Pages:
7
Publication date:
2012-01-01
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EISSN:
1758-9193
ISSN:
1758-9193
Language:
English
Pubs id:
pubs:313774
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uuid:0acc58fa-ea14-48f8-9e87-043a65d3272d
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pubs:313774
Source identifiers:
313774
Deposit date:
2012-12-19

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