Dementia Detection

An integrative review of system-level factors influencing dementia detection in primary care | 4/29/2020

An integrative review of sy… An integrative review of system-level factors influencing dementia detection in primary care Journal of the American Association of Nurse Practitioners April 2020, Volume 32 Number 4 , p 299 - 305 Earn 1 Contact Hours This article has an associated Continuing Education component. Cost for CE: $12.95. Expires April 01, 2021. Go to CE Details Keywords Romano, Raymond R. III MSN, FNP (Instructor) ABSTRACT Background and …

Dementia test to expand diagnosis across India | 3/23/2020

A standardised test that can now be used in the seven main languages in India will support the diagnosis of dementia and mild cognitive impairment. Researchers have adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection /diagnosis, to be used in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Tamil and Indian English. The work was carried out by the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the …

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Key dementia test now available in 6 Indian languages | 3/21/2020

… Medical Sciences (AIIMS), have adapted the tests in these seven languages that will also check for mild cognitive impairment. They have adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection /diagnosis. ACE-III had previously been adapted and validated into Gujarati. The work was carried out by the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the UK and in India at NIMHANS and Manipal Hospitals …

Key dementia test now available in 7 Indian languages | 3/21/2020

… Medical Sciences (AIIMS), have adapted the tests in these seven languages that will also check for mild cognitive impairment. They have adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection /diagnosis. ACE-III had previously been adapted and validated into Gujarati. The work was carried out by the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the UK and in India at NIMHANS and Manipal Hospitals …

Standardized test for dementia diagnosis can now be used in seven languages in India | 3/20/2020

A standardized test that can now be used in the seven main languages in India will support the diagnosis of dementia and mild cognitive impairment. Researchers have adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection /diagnosis, to be used in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Tamil and Indian English. The work was carried out by the University of East Anglia (UEA) in the …

Popular dementia test adapted in seven Indian languages to boost diagnosis | Business Standard News | 3/19/2020

… help boost the detection of the disorder in the country, scientists announced on Thursday. A team of Indian and UK researchers adapted the Addenbrooke’s Cognitive Examination (ACE-III), a well-known screening instrument for dementia detection , for use in Hindi, Telugu, Kannada, Malayalam, Urdu, Tamil and Indian English. “Accounting for cultural differences and linguistic characteristics of different populations is crucial for the development of a common instrument to diagnose dementia …

Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS | 11/12/2019

Shared Records Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS Cognetivity Neurosciences has been awarded a £907,500 grant by Innovate UK to trial its cognitive assessment technology for dementia in clinical settings. Cognetivity will use the money to fund a 12-month project to determine whether its machine learning-driven integrated cognitive assessment (ICA) tool can outperform existing techniques in dementia pathways. Called ADEPT (Accelerating Dementia Pathway Technology …

Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award | 10/23/2019

Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award Canada NewsWire VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2019 Innovate UK awards prestigious CA $1.3 million grant to Cognetivity to develop early dementia detection technology in UK National Health Service Cognetivity partners with Alzheimer’s Research UK and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Focus on clinical application of company’s ICA platform, demonstrating its ability to help solve massive global problem with early …

Cognetivity Neurosciences’ Early Stage Dementia Detection Technology Profiled in Digital Health | 9/11/2019

Cognetivity Neurosciences’ Early Stage Dementia Detection Technology Profiled in Digital Health Cognetivity Neurosciences’ Early Stage Dementia Detection Technology Profiled in Digital Health Canada NewsWire VANCOUVER, Sept. 10, 2019 VANCOUVER , Sept. 10, 2019 /CNW/ - Cognetivity Neurosciences Ltd. (the “Company” or “Cognetivity”) (CSE: CGN; FWB:1UB; OTCQB: CGNSF) today announced that its technology was featured in Digital Health, a leading source of industry healthcare technology news, published on 9 th September 2019 …

Neuropsychologist Says His Online University Trains Your Brain To Delay Dementia | Forbes | 4/10/2019

… the Arizona-based dementia researcher founded Smart Brain Aging –a company that helps delay the onset of dementia and reduce its severity through a science-backed brain-training program. DenBoer works in early-stage dementia detection , specializing in developing intervention mechanisms to help prevent the further development of the dementia process. This work led to his developing the SMART Memory Program® —a structured cognitive intervention system designed to help reduce …

UsAgainstAlzheimer’s Applauds the Bipartisan Introduction of the CHANGE Act, Critical Legislation to Promote Early Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s | PR Newswire | 4/10/2019

… and incentivize providers to do just this.” Last week, the CMS announced plans for 2020 that include financial incentives to screen for and identify individuals with dementias. While CMS has recognized the importance of dementia detection , without policies in place to implement these tools, they will never realize their full potential, which makes the CHANGE Act so critical. The CHANGE Act would spur a new understanding of the importance of …

‘This is Dementia’ Documentary Premiers Thursday On Netflix | Forbes | 4/10/2019

… the creator of Smart Brain Aging —a company that helps delay the onset of dementia and reduce its severity through a science-backed brain-training program. DenBoer works in the area of early-stage dementia detection , specializing in developing intervention mechanisms to help prevent the further development of the dementia process. He was studying geriatric neuropsychiatry in 2004 at the University of Montana (UM) and about to head to the …

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Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS | 11/12/2019

Shared Records Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS Cognetivity Neurosciences has been awarded a £907,500 grant by Innovate UK to trial its cognitive assessment technology for dementia in clinical settings. Cognetivity … patients worldwide.” Habibi is due to be a speaker at Digital Health Rewired 2020 and will be speaking about talking about how Cognetivity have harnessed digital to benefit patients. Held at London Olympia on 3-4 …

Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award | 10/23/2019

… Award Canada NewsWire VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2019 Innovate UK awards prestigious CA $1.3 million grant to Cognetivity to develop early dementia detection technology in UK National Health Service Cognetivity partners with Alzheimer’s Research UK and … follows Cognetivity’s successful application for funding from the highly-competitive Digital Health Technology Catalyst, set up to accelerate the development of digital health innovation and to ensure the UK remains at the leading edge of …

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Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS | 11/12/2019

Shared Records Cognetivity receives £900,000 to trial dementia detection tech with NHS Cognetivity Neurosciences has been awarded a £907,500 grant by Innovate UK to trial its cognitive assessment technology for dementia in clinical settings. Cognetivity will use the money to fund a 12-month project to determine whether its machine learning-driven integrated cognitive assessment (ICA) tool can outperform existing techniques in dementia pathways. Called ADEPT (Accelerating Dementia Pathway Technology …

Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award | 10/23/2019

Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award Cognetivity Neurosciences Announces Major Grant Award Canada NewsWire VANCOUVER, Oct. 23, 2019 Innovate UK awards prestigious CA $1.3 million grant to Cognetivity to develop early dementia detection technology in UK National Health Service Cognetivity partners with Alzheimer’s Research UK and Sussex Partnership NHS Foundation Trust Focus on clinical application of company’s ICA platform, demonstrating its ability to help solve massive global problem with early …