Current Pharmacological Treatment of Dementia
The Carlat Psychiatry Report, Volume 11, Number 10, October 2013
Cary S. Gunther, PhD
Neurologist and psychiatrist in private practice, Voluntary Faculty, New York Presbyterian-Weill Cornell Medical Center
Dr. Gunther has disclosed that she has no relevant financial or other interests in any commercial companies pertaining to this educational activity.
Patients with dementia and their families may express frustration about the limited number of options for improving cognitive symptoms, but they are not without choices. Here we will review a number of pharmacological treatment options for Alzheimer’s disease (AD) and other major types of dementia.