Talking With Patients and Care Partners About Treatment Goals and Challenges in Early-Stage Alzheimer Disease
In this webcast about early-stage Alzheimer disease, Drs Burke and Apostolova highlight important conversations to have with patients and their care partners on topics such as diet, exercise, driving, and plans for the later stage of illness.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Managing the Physical, Neuropsychiatric, and Cognitive Health Needs of Patients With Duchenne Muscular Dystrophy
This video reviews treatment guidelines for patients with DMD and emphasizes the importance of clinicians intervening early on behalf of individuals who develop behavioral-psychosocial comorbidities.
Category
  • Muscular Dystrophy
  • Psychopharmacology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Obsessive-Compulsive and Related Disorders
  • Violence/Aggression
  • Sleep
  • Side Effects
  • Delivery of Care
  • Cognition
  • Child and Adolescent Psychiatry
  • Depression
  • Attention-Deficit/Hyperactivity Disorder
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Weight
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Differentiating and Treating Alzheimer’s Disease
Drs Anderson and Malone cover the types of dementia and their indicators, ways to approach care for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and mild dementia, and treatment options available or in the pipeline for disease intervention. Early diagnosis and intervention of MCI and mild dementia can slow disease progression and optimize outcomes for both patients and caregivers.
Category
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Neurology
  • Neuroimaging
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Functional Impairment
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Education
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Mild Cognitive Impairment Due to Alzheimer Disease
Drs Anderson and Malone discuss the burden of, signs and symptoms of, diagnostic tools and criteria for mild cognitive impairment (MCI) and mild/early dementia and the benefits of early diagnosis. Early diagnosis and intervention of MCI and mild dementia can slow disease progression and optimize outcomes for both patients and caregivers.
Category
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Neurology
  • Neuroimaging
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Functional Impairment
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Education
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation