PATIENT, FAMILY, PROVIDER LINKS

 

 

Learn More > Patient, Family, Provider Links

 

 

* What we can expect as we age

http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/healthy-aging/in-depth/aging/art-20046070
 

* A primer on memory and aging 

http://www.apa.org/pi/aging/memory-and-aging.pdf

 

* Our aging parents 

http://www.mayoclinic.org/healthy-lifestyle/caregivers/in-depth/aging-parents/art-20044126
 
* Screening for Cognitive Impairment in Older Adults
http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/Home/GetFileByID/1882
 

* National Institute of Health on Senior Health: Web Central

https://www.nia.nih.gov/health

 

Legal and Financial Planning (please note website includes some for profit entities) https://requestlegalhelp.com/legal-and-                     financial-planning-for-alzheimers/

Practical Geriatric Assessment (free registration) 

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/815490

 

Cognitive Evaluation for Memory Concerns

http://www.todaysgeriatricmedicine.com/archive/0515p10.shtml

 

Advances in detecting subtle neurocognitive signs 

http://www.apa.org/news/press/releases/2005/09/alzheimers.aspx

 

The Cognitive Assessment Toolkit

http://www.alz.org/documents_custom/The%20Cognitive%20Assessment%20Toolkit%20Copy_v1.pdf

 

The role of Neuro Gero and obtaining a consult

http://www.bcmj.org/articles/role-neuropsychological-testing-care-older-adults

 

And of course our own Twitter feed (@neurogero) that is carefully curated, including even some guffaw-out-loud updates . . . on neurocognition, brain and behavior, including patient and family care: https://twitter.com/NeuroGero

 

 

* A nice start if you're new to this!