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Information on treatment of dementia may be lacking in primary care

Information on treatment of dementia may be lacking in primary care
February 15, 2018

Read the Perspective from Judith L. Beizer, PharmD, BCGP, FASCP, AGSF

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Older white adults less likely to report their own cognitive impairment

February 14, 2018
The rate of U.S. adults older than 60 years reporting cognitive impairment increased among people of all races from 1997 to 2015 but less so among minority groups…
In the Journals

Personalized care plus social interaction benefits patients with dementia

February 13, 2018
Increasing the amount of social interaction for people with dementia living in nursing homes by as little as 1 hour per week improved quality of life, agitation and…
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Congenital heart disease increases risk for dementia

February 12, 2018
People with congenital heart disease who survived to adulthood had an elevated risk for dementia, particularly early-onset dementia, compared with the general…
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Toward the Individualization of Treatment for Patients with Hyponatremia

This activity is supported by an educational grant from Otsuka America Pharmaceutical, Inc.

Hyponatremia is the most common electrolyte imbalance observed in patients, occurring in up to 30% of hospitalizations…
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Chapter 29: Management of Crohn’s Disease in the Ileal-Pouch Anal Anastomosis

From Crohn's Disease: The Complete Guide to Medical Management
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American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

American Heart Association Scientific Sessions

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VIDEO: Hospitalization outcomes in older adults improving

April 28, 2017
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