By MARTYN McLAUGHLIN  in the Scotsman SCIENTISTS treating a patient for obesity have made an accidental discovery which may revolutionise the treatment of Alzheimer’s disease. A surprise side-effect of experimental deep-brain stimulation surgery, intended to suppress a 50-year-old man’s appetite,…

Treatment of Alzheimer’s disease by transposition of the omentum.  Goldsmith HS. Department of Surgery, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Reno, Nevada, USA. Ann N Y Acad Sci 2002 Nov;977:454-67   There is increasing evidence that cerebral hypoperfusion plays a…