Alzheimer Disease & Dementia

When and How to Initiate Driving Cessation Conversation for Dementia Patients

When and How to Initiate Driving Cessation Conversation for Dementia Patients

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40% of people with dementia are still driving.

Nonoptimal Serum Magnesium Levels Associated With Incident Dementia

Nonoptimal Serum Magnesium Levels Associated With Incident Dementia

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Low and high serum magnesium levels were shown to be associated with increased risk of all-cause dementia.

Intepirdine Does Not Demonstrate Significant Improvement for Alzheimer Disease

Intepirdine Does Not Demonstrate Significant Improvement for Alzheimer Disease

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Intepirdine did not meet efficacy endpoints in a Phase 3 trial for Alzheimer disease.

No Evidence of Personality Changes Prior to Developing Cognitive Impairment, Dementia

No Evidence of Personality Changes Prior to Developing Cognitive Impairment, Dementia

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More research is needed on the correlation between personality and Alzheimer disease biomarkers.

Risk for Adverse Outcomes With Antidepressants in Dementia

Risk for Adverse Outcomes With Antidepressants in Dementia

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Antidepressant prescription within 6 months of dementia diagnosis was associated with a significant increase in risk of mortality.

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