Workforce, training and education
Yorkshire and Humber

Dementia: Diagnosis and Management.

9 reviews.

9 out of 9 recommend.

Category Mental Health
Location Regional
Intended Audience SAS doctors
Prerequisites SAS doctors

Content and Learning Objectives

  1. By the end of the teaching session, the audience will learn about the process of establishing a dementia diagnosis in Sheffield
  2. Subtypes of dementia: the main differences in the aetiology, prognosis and management of the different subtypes
  3. The role of Cognitive Enhancers
  4. Behavioural and psychological symptoms of dementia; the most common symptoms and how to manage them


Dr Kate Newton


Latest Reviews.

By Ian MacInnes on 11/12/2015 6:43:11 PM

A comprehensive overview of this increasingly important topic.

By s Thambirajahs on 10/20/2015 2:46:07 PM

made awre of types of dementia diagnosis and treatment

By Daniel Jones on 10/18/2015 5:31:09 AM

A useful review of current diagnositic processes and treatment modalities in dementia delivered in an informative and interesting way.

By Dr Jenny Wildish on 10/14/2015 4:41:39 PM

Thorough presentation on the world of dementia from its pathogenesis to the impact that this disease process has on the patients and their families.

By Jozsef Toth on 10/12/2015 8:46:56 PM

She gave insight into the work of the Old Age Psychiatry Team in Sheffield and their approach to patients with memory problems establishing the diagnosis, differentiating between the different types of dementia and their management including pharmacological treatment aiming to improve cognitive function.

By Tushar Mallik on 10/12/2015 3:56:41 PM

Good presentation

By Christian Hanson on 10/12/2015 1:55:37 PM

Dr Newton made this difficult and depressing topic easy to understand. Thank you.

By Susanne Farwer on 10/11/2015 11:26:42 AM

Highly informative talk, good reminder about the different types of dementia and the various pharmacological and non-pharmacological interventions for this common condition.

By Dr Stefan Maz on 10/10/2015 9:39:43 AM

A detailed, informative and up-to-date account of an area of increasing clinical, social and economic importance.