This article provides physicians with practical guidance on the diagnosis of dementia based on recommendations from the Third Canadian Consensus Conference on the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia, held in March 2006. 11 Pages.
This short screening tool allows an overall risk score based on aggregate scores from the individual’s risk factors in three areas: age, vascular risk factors, and family history. A positive score on the calculator tool warrants further assessment with the Dementia Quick Screen. 1 Page
BETSI is a comprehensive decision making framework and program inventory intended to strengthen the capacity of planners to choose the most appropriate education programs and effectively support the application of new knowledge into practice. BETSI allows planners and organizations to define local education needs and decide on appropriate behavioural, health and safety education and training programs, thereby ensuring efficient use of their training resources, while notably enabling their teams to provide clients with the right care, at the right time and in the right place.