Journal club of the week: Complementary and alternative medicine for Alzheimer’s disease

Today (16 Feb, 2015), the topic for journal club was "Complementary and alternative medicine for Alzheimer’s disease (AD), presented by Laili Jaili. In this class the basic etiology of Alzheimer’s disease was discussed. Various complementary alternative medicines used for managing the dementia associated with AD include Ginko Biloba, Genseng etc. Today lecture was helpful in understanding of the treatment of AD. Some herbal medicines hold promise in the management of AD; therefore, future research in this area seems justified.