24 February 2020
About this Course
Key components of assessment to incorporate into a framework for evaluating dementia.
Dr Grace Lee talks with Dr Diana North FRNZCGP. Topics covered include:
- Brief overview of cognitive impairment and candidates for assessment.
- Key points of assessment: memory, level of functioning, informant history, blood tests and neurological examination.
- Consideration of differential diagnosis and red flags for referral.
- Tips for streamlining the process of assessment.