Key questions on dementia (1.5 CPD hours)
Dr Richard Perry, consultant neurologist, answers questions from GP Dr Pam Brown on maintaining cognitive function, the value of early detection and non-drug therapy for dementia symptoms.
This module will update your knowledge on dementia, including:
- How to differentiate between normal age-related memory loss and early dementia
- The value of ‘brain training’ and when to do it
- The risk of dementia with obesity and increasing BMI
- What blood or imaging tests to do in primary care to detect other underlying causes of cognitive impairment before referral