Antipsychotic Medication Reference
The Antipsychotic Medication Reference is a list of antipsychotic medications, indications, side effects, and issues that would contraindicate use of the antipsychotic medications. Many antipsychotic medications are not approved for the treatment of patients with dementia-related psychosis.
Dementia Care Practice Recommendations for Assisted Living Residencies and Nursing Homes
The Alzheimer’s Association Campaign for Quality and Residential Care created a resource for physicians to manage patients through later stages of the disease. The guide provides strategies, recommendations, and guidance on issues such as talking with families, decision-making, choosing facilities for care, and other parts of care management.
This brief primer can offer steps that are needed to prepare for autopsy and managing the process for a patient who has Alzheimer’s disease.
Managing Dementia Across the Continuum
Adapted from ACT on Alzheimer’s®, Managing Dementia Across the Continuum is a comprehensive listing of resources for mid-to-late stage case management for the dementia patient.