Alzheimer's and Dementia

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this session, you should be able to:

1. Use evidence-based guidelines to screen and evaluate patients who are symptomatic for cognitive decline for dementia. 
2. Use evidence-based guidelines to formulate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies to help lessen symptoms of Alzheimer’s. 
3. Provide resources to patients and their family members on coping with the loss of cognitive functioning from Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. 

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
Parent activity set: 

Alvin B Lin, MD, FAAFP, Associate Professor, Department of Family and Community Medicine, University of Nevada School of Medicine, Las Vegas

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
01/17/2017
Course expires: 
01/16/2020
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