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Research & Reviews  33,008 results

Inequality in the Utilization of Breast Cancer Screening between Women with and without...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Inchai P, Tsai WC et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Because of the difficulties in accessing medical care, the likelihood of receiving breast cancer screening may be low for women with disabilities. We aimed to investigate differences in the utilization of breast cancer screening among women with a...

Validation of the Spanish Version of the Double Knowledge Expectations and Received Kno...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Frías CE, Casafont C et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Dementia is associated with cognitive decline. Becoming an informal caregiver raises questions, requiring information and support from health professionals to guide home care. A multicenter, longitudinal study was carried out to validate the Spani...

The Impact of COVID-19 on the Health and Experience of the Carers of Older Family Membe...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Kostyál LÁ, Széman Z et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - This quantitative study (n = 370) compares the pandemic-related experiences of the family carers of older people living with dementia during the first wave of the pandemic, in two countries with different care regimes: Italy (Mediterranean) and Hu...

BRAINCODE for Cognitive Impairment Diagnosis in Older Adults: Designing a Case-Control ...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Rocha P, Dagnino PC et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - An early, extensive, accurate, and cost-effective clinical diagnosis of neurocognitive disorders will have advantages for older people and their families, but also for the health and care systems sustainability and performance. BRAINCODE is a tech...

Adapting a Dementia Care Management Intervention for Regional Implementation: A Theory-...
International Journal of Environmental Research and Publi... Seidel K, Quasdorf T et. al.

May 15th, 2022 - Dementia is a leading cause of disability and dependency in older people worldwide. As the number of people affected increases, so does the need for innovative care models. Dementia care management (DCM) is an empirically validated approach for im...

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Guidelines  35 results

The Effects of COVID-19 lockdown on neuropsychiatric symptoms in patients with dementia or mild cognitive impairment: A systematic review and meta-analysis
Psychogeriatrics Soysal P, Smith L et. al.

Feb 6th, 2022 - The COVID-19 pandemic may have a disproportionate impact on people with dementia/mild cognitive impairment (MCI) due to isolation and loss of services. The aim of this systematic review was to investigate the effects of the COVID-19 lockdown on ne...

International Practice Recommendations for the Recognition and Management of Hearing an...
Gerontology Littlejohn J, Bowen M et. al.

Jun 7th, 2021 - Hearing, vision, and cognitive impairment commonly co-occur in older people. However, the rate of recognition and appropriate management of combined hearing and vision impairment in people with dementia impairment is low. The aim of this work was ...

Medical Care of Adults With Down Syndrome: A Clinical Guideline.
JAMA Tsou AY, Bulova P et. al.

Oct 21st, 2020 - Down syndrome is the most common chromosomal condition, and average life expectancy has increased substantially, from 25 years in 1983 to 60 years in 2020. Despite the unique clinical comorbidities among adults with Down syndrome, there are no cli...

Recommendations of the 5th Canadian Consensus Conference on the diagnosis and treatment...
Alzheimer's & Dementia : the Journal of the Alzheimer's A... Ismail Z, Black SE et. al.

Jul 30th, 2020 - Since 1989, four Canadian Consensus Conferences on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD) have provided evidence-based dementia guidelines for Canadian clinicians and researchers. We present the results of the 5th CCCDTD, which convened ...

Hearing and Vision Impairment in People With Dementia: A Guide for Clinicians.
Archives of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation; Leroi I, Constantinidou F et. al.

Jul 2nd, 2020 - Hearing and Vision Impairment in People With Dementia: A Guide for Clinicians.|2020|Leroi I,Constantinidou F,Langenbahn D,Heyn P,Yeung WK,|epidemiology,epidemiology,epidemiology,

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Drugs  346 results see all →

Clinicaltrials.gov  1,014 results

Evaluation of Biochemical Markers and Clinical Investigation of Niemann-Pick Disease, Type C

May 13th, 2022 - Niemann-Pick type C disease (NPC) is an autosomal recessive, lysosomal storage disorder characterized by accumulation of cholesterol and gangliosides. NPC is a rare (estimated prevalence of 1:120,000-150,000) neurodegenerative disorder with a wide...

AAV2-GDNF for Advanced Parkinson s Disease

May 13th, 2022 - Objective: While medications can temporarily alleviate the symptoms of Parkinson s disease (PD), they do not influence the degenerative process. Progressive loss of nigral dopaminergic (DA) neurons (the pathological hallmark of PD) results in prog...

Genetic Characterization of Movement Disorders and Dementias

May 13th, 2022 - Objective The objective of this study is to ascertain individuals with a clinical diagnosis of a movement disorder or dementia, their affected and unaffected family members, and unrelated, healthy individuals (to provide control samples); to chara...

Bisnorcymserine in Healthy Adult Volunteers

May 13th, 2022 - Objective: Alzheimer s disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative disease that impairs memory and other cognitive abilities, as well as behavior and the ability to function independently. It is the most common cause of dementia among older pe...

A Study to Test the Efficacy, Safety, and Tolerability of Bepranemab (UCB0107) in Patients With Mild Cognitive Impairment or Mild Alzheimer's Disease (AD)

May 13th, 2022 - The purpose of the study is to investigate the effect of bepranemab versus (vs) placebo on the Clinical Dementia Rating Scale Sum of Boxes (CDR-SB) up to Week 80 in study participants with prodromal or mild Alzheimer's Disease (AD).

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News  3,686 results

Alcohol Use Disorder and the Risk of Neurodegenerative Diseases

May 12th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published in medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways Alcohol use disorder was found to be associated with a higher risk of Alzheimer’s disease and dementia in the entire stu...

Decreased Cerebral Blood Flow in Patients With COVID-19 Who Self-Isolated

May 12th, 2022 - The study covered in this summary was published on medRxiv.org as a preprint and has not yet been peer reviewed. Key Takeaways In the months after infection with COVID-19 (post-COVID condition), adults who previously self-isolated at home with COV...

Caregiver Support in a Case of Posttraumatic Stress Disorder and Lewy Body Dementia
Aaron A. Kuntz, MD, Ellen Wanninger, MSW, LCSW et. al.

May 11th, 2022 - Caregiving for a person with dementia in the community can be extremely difficult work. Much of this work falls on unpaid or informal caregivers.

High MVA Injury Rate in Early-Onset Dementia a Cause for Concern

May 10th, 2022 - Individuals diagnosed with young-onset dementia (YOD) have an alarmingly high risk of serious injury because of motor vehicle accidents — both as pedestrians and drivers. Results from a longitudinal, registry-based cohort study showed that compare...

Fast Five Quiz: Alzheimer's Disease

May 6th, 2022 - Worldwide, more than 55 million individuals are currently living with dementia, with Alzheimer's disease accounting for as much as 70% of cases. As many as 15 million US citizens were living with Alzheimer's disease in 2020, a number expected to t...

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Patient Education  57 results see all →