Assessment guide for dementia diagnosis

Timely diagnosis was one recommendation in the clinical practice guidelines for people with dementia that was identified as a key priority area.

Early signs of dementia such as memory loss should not be dismissed as normal ageing and should be investigated. The following quick reference guide provides a summary of the recommendations addressing the assessment process for the diagnosis of dementia, which is likely to be useful for general practitioners and other health professionals.

Assessment Guide

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Assessment process for dementia diagnosis