Alzheimer’s and Dementia

  • Alzheimer’s Reading Room – A lot of topics can be learned from this link, for example:
    • The difference between Alzheimer’s and dementia
    • Test your memory for Alzheimer’s (5 best memory tests)
    • Death by complications from Alzheimer’s, what does this mean?
    • Communicating in the Alzheimer’s world
    • How do Alzheimer’s patients die?
    • Answers to your questions about Alzheimer’s and dementia,
    • Early signs of dementia
    • UTI can hasten memory loss in Alzheimer’s patients
  • Alzheimers North Carolina, Inc. – Supporting North Carolina Families Dealing with Alzheimers Disease. Alzheimer’s NC Inc. includes information on: Counseling, support groups, resource and referral centers, educational conferences and workshops, and volunteer opportunities. 1-800-228-8738
  • National Center for Biotechnical Information – US National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health. Clinical Research and Policy Implications of a Core Geriatric Concept. Geriatric Syndrome.
  • The UNC Health Sciences Library – Evidence based practices.
  • KT Clearinghouse – Center for Evidence Based Practices.
  • National Guideline Clearinghouse – Evidence based clinical practice guidelines. Structured abstracts and links to full-text guidelines, where available. Easy to use comparison table.