Dementia

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Find a patient education handout on this topic.

The AAFP concludes that the current evidence is insufficient to assess the balance of benefits and harms of screening for cognitive impairment. (2014)

(Grade: I recommendation)
Grade Definition: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf/grades. htm#irec(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)
Clinical Consideration: http://www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org/uspstf14/dementia/dementiafinalrs.htm#consider(www.uspreventiveservicestaskforce.org)