Recommendations of the 4th Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD4)

  • Serge Gauthier McGill University
  • Christopher Patterson McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Howard Chertkow McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Michael Gordon McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Nathan Herrmann McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Kenneth Rockwood McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Pedro Rosa-Neto McGill Center for Studies in Aging
  • Jean-Paul Soucy McGill Center for Studies in Aging
Keywords: consensus, dementia, Alzheimer, diagnosis, imaging, symptomatic treatments

Abstract

The 4th CCCDTD convened in May 2012 in Montreal with the primary aim of updating the previous diagnostic approach to AD, taking into account the revised diagnostic criteria proposed by the International Working Group (IWG) and the recommendations made by the National Institute on Aging—Alzheimer Association workgroups.

Author Biography

Serge Gauthier, McGill University

Director, Alzheimer Disease Research Unit

Professor, Departments of Neurology & Neurosurgery, Psychatry, Medicine

Published
2012-09-20
How to Cite
Gauthier, S., Patterson, C., Chertkow, H., Gordon, M., Herrmann, N., Rockwood, K., Rosa-Neto, P., & Soucy, J.-P. (2012). Recommendations of the 4th Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia (CCCDTD4). Canadian Geriatrics Journal, 15(4), 120-126. https://doi.org/10.5770/cgj.15.49
Section
Clinical Practice Guidelines/Consensus Statements