Toolkit provides guidance on diagnosis & management of Alzheimer's disease
Learn why early detection and treatment is critical and how to advise patients on cognitive screening options.
The primary goal of the Alzheimer’s disease toolkit is to foster patient communication and utilize physician resources to address dementia, with a focus on Alzheimer’s disease.
The toolkit outlines:
Needs and benefits of earlier detection
Knowledge of diagnostic tools
This toolkit is brought to you by the AOA and its Alzheimer’s/Dementia Expert Panelists and developed in collaboration with Eli Lilly and Company. Please be sure to complete all pre- and post-tests and the program evaluations. The toolkit does not offer CME and is intended as a clinical resource.
Provide a physicians’ resource toolkit containing current practices, tools, and resources useful for diagnosis and treatment as well as the navigation of the health care system to obtain necessary services.
Evaluate the education program, resource toolkit, and the self-screening tool to assess any changes in physicians’ perspectives and behaviors regarding Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia.