Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease

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Estimated time to complete session: 60 min.

Learning Objectives

1. Use evidence-based guidelines to screen and evaluate patients who are symptomatic for cognitive decline for dementia.
2. Identify tools and resources available to the care team, caregivers, and patients about strategies to maintain or improve cognitive health.
3. Use evidence-based guidelines to formulate pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic therapies to help lessen symptoms of Alzheimer’s.
4. Counsel patients and their family members on how to cope with neurologic disorders that result in the loss of cognitive functioning, such as Alzheimer’s disease.

Additional Information

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Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed
Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019

Laurence (Larry) Robbins, MD, Associate Professor of Medicine, University of Colorado School of Medicine, Aurora

Available Credit

  • 1.00 AAFP prescribed

Accreditation Period

Course opens: 
03/25/2014
Course expires: 
01/11/2019
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