Screening Dementia in the Outpatient Department: Patients at Risk for Dementia

@inproceedings{Tai2014ScreeningDI,
  title={Screening Dementia in the Outpatient Department: Patients at Risk for Dementia},
  author={Shu-Yu Tai and Shu-Wan Huang and Chia-Ling Hsu and Chiu-Hsien Yang and Mei-Chuan Chou and Yuan-Han Yang},
  booktitle={TheScientificWorldJournal},
  year={2014}
}
The targeted screening for individuals at the risks of having dementia would be crucial to the further public health issues for dementia. This study aimed to conduct a screening study in an outpatient department of a regional hospital to screen people who were at risk of developing comorbid dementia. Patients who visited Kaohsiung Municipal Ta-Tung Hospital (KMTTH) clinics during the period from June 1, 2013, to May 31, 2014, were invited to participate in this screening voluntarily. The… CONTINUE READING