James A. Hendrix
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We thought we would be able to see about a 30 percent change, but we're getting a 66 percent change, so it's huge. We see high percentages of people who are on a drug and didn't need to be on those drugs.feedback
Jul 19 2017
Find all of James A. Hendrix’s quotes that have been published in 3 different articles on this page. James A. Hendrix’s quotes are organized by date and topic, making it easy for you to compare, for example, what James A. Hendrix has said both recently, and in the past, on a variety of topics. Some of the topics James A. Hendrix likes to comment on include memory and disease. Most recently, James A. Hendrix said, “If someone had a putative diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease, they might be on an Alzheimer's drug like Aricept or Namenda. What if they had a PET scan and it showed that they didn't have amyloid in their brain? Their physician would take them off that drug and look for something else.”.
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Jul 19 2017
If someone had a putative diagnosis of Alzheimer's Disease, they might be on an Alzheimer's drug like Aricept or Namenda. What if they had a PET scan and it showed that they didn't have amyloid in their brain? Their physician would take them off that drug and look for something else.feedback
Jul 16 2017
A negative brain PET scan indicating sparse to no amyloid plaques rules out Alzheimer's disease as the cause of dementia symptoms. This makes it a valuable tool to clarify an uncertain or difficult diagnosis. Misdiagnosis is costly to health systems, and expensive and distressing to persons with dementia and their families.feedback
Oct 18 2016
We want to run out the clock with Alzheimer's. The disease most commonly strikes people over the age of 65, so if we could delay the onset of the worst of the symptoms long enough, people will die of something else. But when they do die, they will do so with their memories intact.feedback
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