Dementia: Is it Different in Veterans?

The purpose of this activity is to enable the learner to expand awareness among non-VA clinicians how dementia presents in Veterans in order to improve their care of Veterans.

Presented on: 10/7/15

Target Audience

Registered Nurses and other healthcare professionals who work with the older adults and perswons with dementia.

Learning Objectives

After this presentation the learner will be able to:

1.   Discuss importance of incorporation of determination of Veteran status into their history taking    
2.   Rule out (or confirm) co-morbidities common in Veterans with dementia                    
3.   Incorporate questions into interview of care provider regarding Veteran-specific aspects of Veterans past and current functioning
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 1.00 ANCC
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Marsden McGuire, MD., MBA
Assistant Professor of Psychiatry & Behavioral Sciences
the Johns Hopkins University School of Medicine

Available Credit

  • 1.00 ANCC


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