This guideline watch summarizes new evidence and developments since the 2007 publication of APA’s “Practice Guideline for the Treatment of Patients With Alzheimer’s
Disease and Other Dementias” (American Psychiatric Association, 2007). The authors of this watch participated in the work group that developed the 2007 guideline. Data from new studies have changed the strength of evidence supporting some of the recommendations in the 2007 guideline; however, in our opinion the recommendations remain substantially correct and current. New information highlighted in this watch includes the following.
What Are the Causes of Alzheimer’s Disease? The exact. . . .
In addition to medications, other care and management strategies. . . .
The signs and symptoms of Alzheimer’s develop progressively over a period. . . .
Alzheimer’s Disease Definition and General. . . .
Alzheimer's Disease Treatment Alzheimer’s is a. . . .
Alzheimer’s Disease (AD) is a progressive neurodegenerative. . . .