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Dementia clinical Q&A

Dementia clinical Q&A

Format

Clinical Interview

Time to Complete

0.25 hours

Published

September 13, 2016

Updated

October 14, 2016
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Programme Description

Dr Jill Rasmussen, RCGP clinical lead for dementia and GPSI in mental health, dementia and learning disability, describes her role and answers questions on improving care.

Educational Objectives

After completing this activity, healthcare professionals should be better able to:
  • Understand the value of pursuing an interest in dementia
  • Be aware of the latest advice on assessing patients in primary care
  • Understand more about diagnosing dementia in people with learning disabilities
  • Author

    Activity author
    Dr Jill Rasmussen
    RCGP clinical lead for dementia
    GPSI in mental health, dementia and learning disability
    East Surrey
    UK

    Instructions

    This is a learning activity provided by MIMS Learning, featuring learning material and a test. Completing the test enables you to claim 0.25 learning credits (0.25 hours learning). This credit award is recommended by MIMS Learning based on completing the activity and reflecting on what you have learned. If you spend less time on the activity we recommend claiming fewer credits.

    Please proceed with the activity until you have successfully answered all the test questions and completed your evaluation. You will then receive your MIMS Learning CPD certificate, which will be added to your CPD organiser for access at any time and may be exported to the Clarity & RCGP Appraisal Toolkit for GPs. This activity is offered at no cost.

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    Hardware and Software Requirements
    • A computer with an internet connection
    • Internet Browser: Internet Explorer 7.x or higher, Firefox 4.x or higher, Safari 2.x or higher, or any other W3C standards compliant browser
    • Additional Software: Adobe Flash Player and/or an HTML 5 capable browser maybe required for video or audio playback. PowerPoint or Adobe Acrobat Reader may occasionally be required
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