1. Use the current clinical guidelines for the diagnosis and management of dementia in general practice (NH&MRC 2016).
2. Distinguish between dementia and other diseases, including delirium.
3. Implement strategies for family and carers, in dealing with the impact of a patient living with dementia, utilizing local community support and services available.
4. Implement a system in the practice using recommended screening tools for all patients, 75 years and over, with memory problems, cognitive impairment or depression.
Saturday, June 24
Sage Hotel, Adelaide
Dr Chris Bollen & Dr Faizal Ibrahim
GP / Geriatrician