Care and Treatment of Dementia

1. All are true concerning dementia except:
2. A deficiency in which vitamin is associated with dementia:
3. Alzheimer's disease (AD) accounts for what percentage of dementias?
4. The percentage of patients who annually progress from minor cognitive impairment to AD is:
5. The most significant risk factor for AD is:
6. The Mini-Cog is associated with:
7. Which antidepressant should be avoided in older patients with a history of dementia?
8. The antihistamine that is not associated with cognitive dysfunction is:
9. The agent indicated for mild, moderate, and severe AD is:
10. The agent used to treat dementia that is associated with the highest incidence of nausea is:
11. The agent that is available to treat dementia and is formulated as an oral solution for patients not able to take tablets is:
12. The drug of choice to treat dementia in patients with a history of syncope-related events is:
13. The drug __________is available as a patch and needs to be applied _____________.
14. The dementia that is associated with an onset of hours to days and may exhibit signs of fluctuating consciousness is known as:
15. Drugs that commonly cause cognitive impairment include all of the following except:
16. The drug used to treat AD that is available as a patch and would be useful for a patient with dysphagia is:
17. The REACH Programs shows increased self-rating of caretakers for all of the following except:
18. A Black Box Warning regarding increased mortality in elderly patients with dementia psychosis is related to what class of drugs?
19. The dose for donepezil in the management of mild-to-moderate AD is:
20. Common adverse effects associated with donepezil include all of the following except:
Evaluation Questions
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