Assessment and Diagnosis in Dementia

The complete detailed assessment of dementia in needed to exclude similar symptoms showing to such diseases such as depression which is curable. It’s necessary to provide time to dementia patients to plan future and make them literate about the possible affects in future. There are various tests for diagnosing dementia such as Mini Mental State Examination (MMSE), Mental Score test, Trail making test. MMSE test include series of exercises in which various problems are checked with memory, speech, ability to respond. Blood test is also done to check levels of vitamin B12 and thyroid hormones which may be responsible. Brain scans such as MRI and CT scans used for checking brain tumour and strokes in vascular dementia. Neurology gatherings talked about rigorously on dementia diagnosis as its mistaking for different maladies like Parkinson’s' disease in which they discover in which they establish new methodologies and techniques for analysis as dementia society is in dire need of dependable diagnosis methods.
  • Track 1-1 Measuring proteins in blood
  • Track 2-2 Mini mental state examination
  • Track 3-3 Mental score test
  • Track 4-4 Trail making test
  • Track 5-5 Clock drawing test
  • Track 6-6 Geriatric depression scale
  • Track 7-7 Brain MRI scan
  • Track 8-8 People with memory problems
  • Track 9-9 Biomarkers for diagnosis

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