Tweetorial: Diagnosing and Treating Alzheimer Disease During the Early Stage
Prompt treatment of early-stage Alzheimer disease (AD) can curb symptom progression. Tests for biomarkers, new symptomatic treatments and disease-modifying agents, and the addition of the preclinical stage to AD diagnostic criteria can aid in earlier disease recognition and building treatment plans.
Category
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Dementia
  • Integrated Care
  • Neuroimaging
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Primary Care
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
Facilitating Treatment Initiation in Early-Stage Alzheimer Disease
Many new therapies for early-stage AD have made their way onto the scene that can delay onset of the disease and/or slow down progression. Find out the how, what, when to better treat your patients with AD from specialists in the field.
Category
  • Primary Care
  • Patient/Physician Communication
  • Neuroimaging
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Dementia
  • Integrated Care
Format
  • Video
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation
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
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
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Education
  • Functional Impairment
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neuroimaging
  • Neurology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
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
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cognition
  • Dementia
  • Diagnostic Tools
  • Education
  • Functional Impairment
  • Geriatric Psychiatry
  • Neuroimaging
  • Neurology
  • Patient/Physician Communication
Format
  • Self-study / Enduring
Credits
  • AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • Participation