MGH PCS Alzheimer's Disease and Related Dementias
This program will discuss diagnosis, symptomology, and treatment options for Alzheimer’s Disease, Mixed Dementia, Vascular Dementia, Lewy body Dementia, Parkinson’s Disease, and Frontotemporal Disorders.
Estimated Duration of Course:
This offering carries 0.50 ANCC nursing contact hours.
At the end of this course, the learners will be able to:
- Define dementia
- Describe two presenting symptoms in patients with Alzheimer’s disease
- Describe two disease processes other than Alzheimer’s that demonstrate cognitive impairment
- List two common treatment options for cognitively impaired patients
The Norman Knight Nursing Center
Please visit our website at mghpcs.org/KnightCenter
Course version: 9.2022
Mass General Brigham designates this activity for 0.50 ANCC contact hours. Nurses should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.