The Man Behind Alzheimer’s Disease
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 3, Number 8, August 2005
Daniel Carlat, MD
Dr. Carlat has disclosed that he has no significant relationships with or financial interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
As longtime TCR readers with good memories know, Alois Alzheimer (1864-1915) was a German neurohistologist who, in 1906, reported the phenomenon of plaques and tangles in the brain of a 51 year-old woman who had died after five years of progressive dementia (TCR October 2003).