Resources for the Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment based
Proactive and Personalised Primary Care of the Elderly
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James E. Galvin, MD, MPH and Carl H. Sadowsky, MD. Practical Guidelines for the Recognition and Diagnosis of Dementia. J Am Board Fam Med May-June 2012 vol. 25 no. 3 367-382
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Iliffe S, Robinson L, Brayne C, et al. Primary care and dementia: 1. diagnosis, screening and disclosure. Int J Geriatr Psychiatry 2009;24:895–901.
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National Institutes of Health and Clinical Excellence. Dementia: supporting people with dementia and their carers in health and social care.
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Patel V and Hope RA. A rating scale for assessment of aggression in the elderly - the RAGE. Psychological Medicine / Volume 22 / Issue 01 / February 1992, pp 211-221
The Use od Antipsychotics in Residential Aged Care. Clinical Recommendations developed by the RANZCP Faculty of Psychiatry of Old Age ( New Zealand).
Assessment and management of People with Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia (BPSD). A publication by the NSW Ministry of Health and the Royal Australian and New Zealand College of Psychiatrists, May 2013.
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Salloway S, Correia S. Alzheimer disease: time to improve its diagnosis and treatment. Cleve Clin J Med 2009;76:49–58.
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Dementia is one of 4 sub-domains of the
The Psychological Assessment is one of 8 domains of the
Comprehensive Geriatric Assessment (CGA)
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