Dr. Michael S. Rafii M.D., PH.D.
Neurologist | Neurology9500 Gilman Dr #0949 La Jolla CA, 92093
Dr. Michael Rafii practices Neuropathology in La Jolla, CA. Dr. Rafii studies, evaluates, diagnoses, and treats conditions that affect the nervous system. Neuropathologists are trained to fully understand and treat such conditions as Alzheimers disease and Parkinsons disease.
Education and Training
Brown University School of Medicine, Providence, RI Medical Degree
UC San Diego, School of Medicine, San Diego, CA Other Degree
Director, Adult Down Syndrome Clinic Medical Degree
Associate Professor of Neurosciences Medical Degree
Johns Hopkins School of Medicine, Baltimore, MD Other Degree
Psychiatry and NeurologyAmerican Board of Psychiatry and NeurologyABPN
- Approximate doubling of numbers of neurons in postnatal human cerebral cortex and in 35 specific cytoarchitectural areas from birth to 72 months.
- Orolingual angioedema associated with ACE inhibitor use after rtPA treatment of acute stroke.
- Compendium of cerebrovascular diseases.
- Case 14: a woman with bilateral Bell's palsy.
- Primary care screening for dementia and mild cognitive impairment.
- The pulse of drug development for Alzheimer's disease.
- Comparison of the memory performance index with standard neuropsychological measures of cognition.
- An expanded role for neuroimaging in the evaluation of memory impairment.
- The National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices consensus recommendations for the evaluation and management of dementia in adults with intellectual disabilities.
- Update on Alzheimer's disease therapeutics.
- A phase1 study of stereotactic gene delivery of AAV2-NGF for Alzheimer's disease.
- Preclinical Alzheimer's disease therapeutics.
- Pro: Are we ready to translate Alzheimer's disease modifying therapies to people with Down syndrome?
- Improving Memory and Cognition in Individuals with Down Syndrome.
- Targeting tau protein in Alzheimer's disease.
- Active Immunotherapy for Alzheimer's Disease: The Road Ahead.
- Cerebral amyloid angiopathy in Down syndrome and sporadic and autosomal-dominant Alzheimer's disease.
- Dissociation of Down syndrome and Alzheimer's disease effects with imaging.
- PET Imaging of Tau Pathology and Relationship to Amyloid, Longitudinal MRI, and Cognitive Change in Down Syndrome: Results from the Down Syndrome Biomarker Initiative (DSBI).
- Evidence for a postnatal doubling of neuron number in the developing human cerebral cortex between 15 months and 6 years.
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