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National Alzheimer’s Disease Societies

Alzheimer’s Association
http://www.alz.org/
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America
http://www.alzfdn.org/
Eldercare Locator
http://www.eldercare.gov/
Family Caregiver Alliance
http://www.caregiver.org/
Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center, National Institute on Aging
https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers
California Alzheimer’s Disease Program
http://www.cdph.ca.gov/programs/Alzheimers/Pages/default.aspx
Alzheimer’s Disease International
http://www.alz.co.uk/

 

About Alzheimer’s Disease
Alzheimer’s Association. What is Alzheimer’s? Available at:
http://www.alz.org/alzheimers_disease_what_is_alzheimers.asp
Alzheimer’s Foundation of America. About Alzheimer’s Disease. Available at:
http://www.alzfdn.org/AboutAlzheimers/definition.html
Alzheimer’s Disease Education and Referral Center, National Institute on Aging. Frequently Asked Questions. Available at:
https://www.nia.nih.gov/alzheimers/faq
WebMD. Alzheimer’s Disease Health Center. Overview & Facts. Available at:
http://www.webmd.com/alzheimers/guide/alzheimers-disease-overview-facts

 

Additional reading
Alzheimer’s Association. Alzheimer’s Association Report: 2015 Alzheimer’s disease facts and figures. Alzheimer’s Dement. 2015;11:332-384. Full report available at: https://www.alz.org/facts/downloads/facts_figures_2015.pdf.
Cordell CB, Borson S, Boustani M, et al. Alzheimer’s Association recommendations for operationalizing the detection of cognitive impairment during the Medicare Annual Wellness Visit in a primary care setting. Alzheimers Dement. 2013;9:141-150.
Cummings JL, Isaacson RS, Schmitt FA, Velting DM. A practical algorithm for managing Alzheimer’s disease: what, when, and why? Ann Clin Transl Neurol. 2015;2:307-323.
Winslow BT, Onysko MK, Stob CM, Hazlewood KA. Treatment of Alzheimer disease. Am Fam Physician. 2011;83:1403-1412.
Jack CR, Albert MS, Knopman DS, et al. Introduction to the recommendations from the National Institute on Aging-Alzhimer’s Association workgroups on diagnostic guidelines for Alzheimer’s disease. Alzheimers Dement. 2011;7:257-263.

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