Physician: Managing Alzheimer’s Disease
30.00
Online
Elective
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About the Course:
This  activity helps physicians across specialties provide optimal evidence-based care for patients with cognitive impairments related to Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). The activity describes the definitions, differential diagnosis, and risk factors for AD and other forms of dementia, provides guidance about screening and evaluation, and summarizes current evidence for both non-pharmacological and pharmacological management of cognitive impairment and behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD). 

Learning Objectives:
Completion of this course will better enable the course participant to:
  • Describe non-pharmacological approaches for managing patients with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD).
  • Explain pharmacological options for managing patients with AD.
  • Explain pharmacological therapeutic options for managing behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD).
  • Describe non-pharmacological approaches for managing patients with BPSD.
Accreditation Statement
InforMed is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement
InforMed designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) information can be viewed here: MOC Recognition Page

Managing Alzheimer’s Disease

30.00
About the Course:
This  activity helps physicians across specialties provide optimal evidence-based care for patients with cognitive impairments related to Alzheimer’s Disease (AD). The activity describes the definitions, differential diagnosis, and risk factors for AD and other forms of dementia, provides guidance about screening and evaluation, and summarizes current evidence for both non-pharmacological and pharmacological management of cognitive impairment and behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD). 

Learning Objectives:
Completion of this course will better enable the course participant to:
  • Describe non-pharmacological approaches for managing patients with Alzheimer’s Disease (AD).
  • Explain pharmacological options for managing patients with AD.
  • Explain pharmacological therapeutic options for managing behavioral and psychological symptoms of dementia (BPSD).
  • Describe non-pharmacological approaches for managing patients with BPSD.
Accreditation Statement
InforMed is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. 

Designation Statement
InforMed designates this enduring material for a maximum of 1 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. 

Maintenance of Certification (MOC) information can be viewed here: MOC Recognition Page