This CPG focuses on the comprehensive care of people affected by dementia, whatever the age of onset of the process, of their relatives and caregivers. People under the age of 65 are included as they have different clinical manifestations and considerable social repercussion.
The clinical entities that are addressed with greater detail are: Alzheimer’s disease (AD), vascular dementia (VD), Parkinson’s Disease Dementia (PDD), dementia with Lewy bodies (DLB) and frontotemporal lobar degeneration (FTLD).
To prepare an evidence-based CPG on the comprehensive care of people with Alzheimer's disease and other dementias, with national scope that offers "systematically developed recommendations to help professionals and patients take decisions about the most appropriate healthcare, and select the most adequate diagnostic or therapeutic options to address a specifi c clinical condition or health problem", integrating and coordinating the different SNHS health devices involved.
Alzheimer’s Disease Definition and General. . . .
What Are the Causes of Alzheimer’s Disease? The exact. . . .
Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative. . . .
Alzheimer’s is a progressive neurodegenerative disease.. . . .
The signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s develop progressively over a period. . . .
Alzheimer’s disease is the most common form of dementia and. . . .