Winblad et al, 2004. Mild cognitive impairment – beyond controversies, towards a consensus: report of the International Working Group on Mild Cognitive Impairment. Journal of Internal Medicine. 256:240-246 (http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1365-2796.2004.01380.x).
This is a useful tool for families to be able to record information about their relative with dementia for when they come into hospital. It includes what help they need with ADLs, behaviour and strategies that the family find useful. It is a Southern Health medical record sheet (MR D50) which needs to be ordered by your ward. There is a pdf copy in the download section so you can see what is recorded.
Frontotemporal Dementia Health Professionals Seminar – Neuroscience Research Australia: http://www.neura.edu.au/frontier/health-professionals-seminar (Visit the site to download the following presentations: Language (and speech) characteristics of primary progressive aphasia – KJ Ballard, Frontotemporal Dementia – John Hodges, FTD Workshop case scenario – Mioshi, McKinnon, O’Connor, Genetrics in FTD Update – James Burrell, Imaging in Frontotemporal Dementia – Olivier Piguet, Functional Disability in FTD – Eneida Mioshi).
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