Fast Five Quiz: Early Diagnosis and Management of Alzheimer's Disease

Shaheen E. Lakhan, MD, PhD, MS, MEd


February 09, 2023

Alzheimer's disease (AD) is the most common form of dementia. It is an incurable neurodegenerative disorder marked by a long preclinical period of progressive cognitive and behavioral impairment that significantly interferes with social and occupational functioning. Approximately 50 million adults worldwide have been affected by AD.

Early diagnosis and treatment of AD allow patients to maintain the highest levels and functional ability possible.

How much do you know about the early diagnosis and treatment of AD? Test your knowledge with this quick quiz.


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