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


Assessment process for dementia diagnosis