Ognitive Psychology Essay: Alzheimeras Disease and its Neural Correlates.

Write a 1500 essay on Alzheimers Disease and its biological underpinning/ neural correlates through the following articles/studies. Explain the neural correlates of Alzheimers Disease through analyzing and relating to the mentioned studies.


1Melrose, R. J., Campa, O. M., Harwood, D. G., Osato, S., Mandelkern, M. A., & Sultzer, D. L. (2009). The neural correlates of naming and fluency deficits in Alzheimers disease: an FDG-PET study. International Journal Of Geriatric Psychiatry, 24(8), 885-893. doi:10.1002/gps.2229

2Penzes, P., Buonanno, A., Passafaro, M., Sala, C., & Sweet, R. A. (2013). Developmental vulnerability of synapses and circuits associated with neuropsychiatric disorders. Journal Of Neurochemistry, 126(2), 165-182. doi:10.1111/jnc.12261

3Vidoni, E. D., Honea, R. A., & Burns, J. M. (2010). Neural Correlates of Impaired Functional Independence in Early Alzheimers Disease. Journal Of Alzheimers Disease, 19(2), 517-527. doi:10.3233/JAD-2010-1245

4Ismail, Z., Nguyen, M., Fischer, C. E., Schweizer, T. A., & Mulsant, B. H. (2012). Neuroimaging of delusions in Alzheimeras disease. Psychiatry Research: Neuroimaging Section, 202(2), 89-95. Doi:10.1016/j.pscychresns.2012.01.008

5Johnson, V. E., Stewart, W., & Smith, D. H. (2010). Traumatic brain injury and amyloid-I? pathology: a link to Alzheimers disease?. Nature Reviews Neuroscience, 11(5), 361-370.

6Nomura, K., Kazui, H., Wada, T., Sugiyama, H., Yamamoto, D., Yoshiyama, K., & … Takeda, M. (2012). Classification of delusions in Alzheimers disease and their neural correlates. Psychogeriatrics, 12(3), 200-210. doi:10.1111/j.1479-8301.2012.00427.x

7Van Dam, N. T., Sano, M., Mitsis, E. M., Grossman, H. T., Xiaosi, G., Yunsoo, P., & … Jin, F. (2013). Functional Neural Correlates of Attentional Deficits in Amnestic Mild Cognitive Impairment. Plos ONE, 8(1), 1-12. doi:10.1371/journal.pone.0054035

8Hunt, A., Haberkorn, U., SchrA¶der, J., & SchA¶nknecht, P. (2011). Neural correlates of executive dysfunction in prodromal and manifest Alzheimeras disease. Geropsych: The Journal Of Gerontopsychology And Geriatric Psychiatry, 24(2), 77-81. doi:10.1024/1662-9647/a000038

9Abuhassan, K., Coyle, D., & Maguire, L. P. (2012). Investigating the Neural Correlates of Pathological Cortical Networks in Alzheimers Disease Using Heterogeneous Neuronal Models. IEEE Transactions On Biomedical Engineering, 59(3), 890-896. doi:10.1109/TBME.2011.2181843

10SchA¶nknecht, O., Toro, P., Hunt, A., Henze, M., Haberkorn, U., & SchrA¶der, J. (2011). Neural Correlates of Cognition Deficits in Mild Cognitive Impairment and Alzheimers Disease. Mind & Brain, The Journal Of Psychiatry, 2(1), 1-8.

You can write less in the conclusion, as I will continue it to make it 2000 words. Many thanks! Best regards. Please give it thought and time. 🙂

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