Episode 15: Early Diagnosis in the New ADRD Treatment Era

Episode Description

In today’s episode host Raj Shah, MD chats with Avinash Mantha, MD, Associate Program Director at Loyola Hines VA Geriatric Fellowship, to discuss the adaptations primary care will need to make with the introduction of new ADRD treatment modalities.

Learning Objectives:

•Describe one reason why current processes for early ADRD diagnosis will have to change.
•Identify one action primary care physicians can take to support their patients concerned about cognitive changes go through the process of evaluation.

Host: Raj Shah, MD – Professor, Family & Preventive Medicine at the Rush Alzheimer’s Disease Center at Rush University
Avinash Mantha, MD, Associate Program Director, Loyola Hines Geriatric Fellowship


Ep 15 transcript

CME Credit

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