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Major shift in thinking about cognitive impairment

The DSM-4 focused just on the dementia phase of the disease, Dr. ... Are they doing their taxes, so everything seems fine? They don't seem like a dementia person,” he said.
July 2019

Extended-release metformin recalled due to impurity

The agent's ability to detect tau pathology was assessed in patients with generally severe stages of dementia and may be lower in patients in earlier stages of cognitive decline.
July 2020

Test yourself

Parkinson disease and Lewy body dementia are common causes of central neurogenic orthostatic syncope, whereas peripheral autonomic neuropathies due to diabetes mellitus and amyloidosis are the more common causes of peripheral
February 2022

Internists must reassume the mantle of the ‘doctor's doctor’

We should “own” diabetes, hypertension, chronic kidney disease, congestive heart failure, hepatitis C, HIV, palliative/hospice care, dementia, and so on.
January 2020

Warning on rare but serious allergic reactions to antiseptic

Brand name: Ampyra). Memantine hydrochloride and donepezil hydrochloride extended-release capsules (14 mg/10 mg, 28 mg/10 mg) to treat moderate to severe dementia of the Alzheimer's type.
April 2017

Detecting depression just as important in the elderly

The other unique aspect is depression in the older population can sometimes also be another symptom of previously undiagnosed dementia illness, such as Alzheimer's, or the beginning of previously undiagnosed ... A systematic review and network
February 2022

Down syndrome

https://acpinternist.org/weekly/archives/2020/10/27/2.htm. A recent clinical guideline calls for screening patients with Down syndrome for Alzheimer-type dementia starting at age 40 years and ... The guideline, which was developed by the Global Down
October 2020

Alzheimer's disease

Numerous standalone tests were sensitive for distinguishing Alzheimer's dementia from normal cognition. ... An accompanying editorial stated that physicians have some tools to identify, diagnose, and treat cognitive dysfunction from Alzheimer's dementia.
April 2020

Helping older patients 'age in place'

life events such as hospitalizations, falls, and dementia.
May 2017

PERSPECTIVES 4 ACPINTERNIST Major guidelines on hypertension released last ...

However, for some patients, such as thosewith dementia or those with chronic pain, rehab may not be a good fit, the experts said.Read our story on page 10 to learn
March 2014

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