Dementia Pharmacotherapy

Stephen Thielke, MD, MSPH

Professor
Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences
School of Medicine
University of Washington

 Learning Objectives

 

By the end of this lecture, you should be able to:

  • Describe the key findings in dementia.
  • Differentiate dementia from other conditions.
  • Explain the psychosocial consequences of dementia on patients and caregivers.

[From the Winter 2015 Geriatric Healthcare Lecture Series, with funding from the Alzheimer’s Supplement to the Geriatric Education Centers]