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Management of Advanced Dementia – When the going gets tough!

This is event is to support local primary care when dealing with their dementia patients and how best to support their patients.

It is for GPs and nurse practitioners, and will include discussions surrounding prescribing.

Topics to cover with relevant case studies:

  • Update and summary about type and prevalence of Dementia
  • Identification of the difference between Mild Cognitive Impairment versus Dementia
  • Underlying aetiologies of the different types of Dementia
  • Behavioural and Psychological Symptoms of Dementia
  • Medication Rationalisation in patients with Dementia
  • Common RACF issues relevant to General Practice in Dementia

Speakers:

  • Dr Linson Alapatt, MBBS FRACP (Geriatrician)
  • Dr Lemya Abdalla, Geriatrician, MBBS, MRCP(UK), FRACP

For more information, contact Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN.

Thu
21
Mar

When
6:00pm - 9:30pm,
Thursday 21 March 2024

Where
Gip's Restaurant, 120 Russell St, Toowoomba

Organiser
Darling Downs and West Moreton PHN

CPD Points Available?
No

Event Fees?
No