Apart from its high prevalence, there are other reasons why GPs should become proficient in the assessment and management of dementia:carers of people with dementia are at risk of depression and...
Medical news often receives intense, but distorted, media coverage,
which can lead to high levels of insecurity in both patients and
Progression of cognitive impairment to dementia in some older people will make it necessary for them to eventually stop driving, which often leads to increased isolation and adverse social and...
While evidence from Australian studies
is lacking, evidence from overseas
suggests that patients are generally
willing to have a medical student
present during general practitioner...
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