Special Issue "Risk Factors for Mild Cognitive Impairment (MCI)"
A special issue of Brain Sciences (ISSN 2076-3425).
Deadline for manuscript submissions: closed (15 June 2017).
Interests: parkinson’s disease; mild cognitive impairment; cognition; neurodegeneration; plasticity; brain stimulation
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Mild cognitive impairment is increasingly acknowledged as a risk factor for progression to dementia and, as such, has potential prognostic value. This Special Issue of Brain Sciences will discuss current methods (measurement, criteria) for the identification of mild cognitive impairment, and will examine potential risk factors for mild cognitive impairment. We welcome articles reviewing the identification and classification of mild cognitive impairment, describing new human and animal data, and emerging therapeutic interventions for the management of mild cognitive impairment. We hope we can count on your valuable contribution to make this a successful and impactful Special Issue for the journal.
Assoc. Prof. Andrea Loftus
Manuscript Submission Information
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Submitted manuscripts should not have been published previously, nor be under consideration for publication elsewhere (except conference proceedings papers). All manuscripts are thoroughly refereed through a single-blind peer-review process. A guide for authors and other relevant information for submission of manuscripts is available on the Instructions for Authors page. Brain Sciences is an international peer-reviewed open access monthly journal published by MDPI.
Please visit the Instructions for Authors page before submitting a manuscript. The Article Processing Charge (APC) for publication in this open access journal is 1800 CHF (Swiss Francs). Submitted papers should be well formatted and use good English. Authors may use MDPI's English editing service prior to publication or during author revisions.
- Mild cognitive impairment