For the first time, the basic principles of palliative care will be integrated into the curriculum for all students at Columbia’s School of Nursing.
Depression appears to be associated with mild cognitive impairment and an increased risk of dementia; José A. Luchsinger, MD, MPH was senior author of the study, published in the Archives of Neurology.
Richard Mayeux was elected Fellow by the American Association for the Advancement of Science for his work on the epidemiology of Alzheimer's disease.
Columbia researchers find that telomere length influences the likelihood of developing dementia, as well as remaining lifespan.
Personalized stem cell transplants for age-related macular degeneration may reach clinical trials soon.
A study found that educational experience was a strong predictor of cognitive decline risk across groups.