Episode 2: Understanding Dementia and Alzheimer’s

Episode Description

Dr. Raj Shah talks with Dr. Eukesh Ranjit about what we currently know about dementia. The goal is have healthcare professional on the same page with understanding aspects of dementia including mild cognitive impairment, Alzheimer’s disease and memory issues.

Hosts: Dr. Raj Shah & Dr. Eukesh Ranjit
Learning Objectives:
• Identify differences between the cognitive, functional, and behavioral changes of normal aging and those associated with mild cognitive impairment and dementias.
• List the most common types of dementia and identify the prevalence, risk factors, signs and symptoms, and rate of progression of dementia.
• Recognize other causes of dementia