Alzheimer’s: Can Olfactory Deficits Predict Dementia?
Two new studies — one from a team at Massachusetts General Hospital (MGH) and the other at Columbia University — suggest that odor identification tests could help in making an accurate Alzheimer’s disease diagnosis and may even precede the onset of memory problems. Neurology Today Editor-in-chief Steven P. Ringel, MD, FAAN, speaks with Associate Editor Robert Holloway Jr., MD, FAAN, about the findings.
Neurology Today. 14(17):1,24-26, September 4, 2014