This course is part of the The Future of Alzheimer Disease: Early Recognition and Emerging Therapy curriculum.
0.50 CME Credit
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In this AdaptED learning module, learners will engage with the adaptive learning algorithm to explore the assessment and diagnosis of Alzheimer disease (AD). The activity will provide practical guidance for primary care providers on the clinical diagnosis of AD, including cognitive testing. It will also discuss neuroimaging and fluid markers to aid in diagnosis and monitoring of AD, including ongoing research in serum biomarkers that may soon expedite disease recognition. The AdaptED module will provide learners with evidence-based education in a convenient format that facilitates quick application of the material.
0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits, 0.50 ABIM MOC or 0.53 AANP
Release Date: 6/10/2022
Expiration Date: 6/10/2023
- Discuss strategies to promote the early detection of mild cognitive impairment (MCI) or dementia in appropriate patients
- Examine the diagnosis of Alzheimer disease (AD) and MCI due to AD, including the emerging role of biomarkers
Marwan N. Sabbagh, MD, FAAN
Professor of Neurology, Alzheimer's and Memory Disorders Division
Barrow Neurological Institute
Research Professor, University of Arizona College of Medicine-Phoenix
Clinical Professor of Neurology, Creighton University
The following relevant financial relationships have been disclosed by faculty, and all have been mitigated by Pri-Med Institute.
Marwan Sabbagh, MD, FAAN: Consultant for Alzheon, Biogen, Roche-Genentech, Novo Nordisk, Lilly, KeifeRX, Synaptogenix, NeuroTherapia, T3D, and Signant Health. Stock Options in NeuroTau, Otpimal Cognitive Health Solutions CO., uMethod Health, Versanum, Athira, Cognoptix, TransDermix, Seq BioMarque, Neuro Reserve, and Cortexyme.
Non-faculty contributors and others involved in the planning, development, and editing/review of the content have no relevant financial relationships to disclose.
AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
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Pri-Med Institute designates this enduring material for a maximum of 0.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
Pri-Med Institute is accredited by the American Association of Nurse Practitioners® as an approved provider of nurse practitioner continuing education. Provider number: 040308.
This activity is approved for 0.53 contact hour of continuing education, which includes 0 hour of pharmacology.
MOC Credit Information
Successful completion of this CME activity, which includes participation in the evaluation component, enables the participant to earn up to 0.50 Medical Knowledge MOC points in the American Board of Internal Medicine's (ABIM) Maintenance of Certification (MOC) program. Participants will earn MOC points equivalent to the amount of CME credits claimed for the activity. It is the CME activity provider's responsibility to submit participant completion information to ACCME for the purpose of granting ABIM MOC credit.
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This activity is supported by an educational grant from Lilly
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