The loss of mental abilities in old age in the opposite order in which they are gained in childhood, especially as exhibited by Alzheimer's patients
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Retrogenesis has been defined by Reisberg and collaborators as the process by which the degenerative mechanisms from AD inversely recapitulate the processes of the normal neurodevelopment (2,5).
A Science of Alzheimer's Disease Care Based on Retrogenesis
Thus, the final purpose would be to make the concept of retrogenesis to become both widely accepted and practically useful in the care of AD individuals.
Evidence and mechanisms of retrogenesis in Alzheimer's and other dementias: management and treatment import.
Towards a science of Alzheimer's disease management: a model based upon current knowledge of retrogenesis.
Fellow tribute group RETROGENESIS will be playing the music of Peter Gabriel-era Genesis at the venue tomorrow night.