Episode 10: Early Detection of Dementia in Veteran Populations
In today’s episode host Raj Shah, MD chats with Avinash Mantha, MD, Associate Program Director at Loyola Hines VA Geriatric Fellowship, to discuss early detection of dementia in veteran populations.
- Describe three potentially reverse causes of early dementia
- Describe the VA’s multidisciplinary and collaborative care approach with regards to dementia care
- Describe dementia risk factors which may be specific to veterans or exacerbated in veteran populations
Host: Raj Shah, MD – Professor, Family & Preventive Medicine at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Rush University
Guest: Avinash Mantha, MD, Associate Program Director, Loyola Hines Geriatric Fellowship