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ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE Management – Medical surgical nursing ppt

September 23, 2011 - Medical Surgical Nursing
ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE Management – Medical surgical nursing ppt

ALZHEIMERS DISEASE Management
Collaborative management:

Goals

•Improving or controlling decline in cognition
•Controlling undesirable behavioural manifestations  of the patient
Drug therapy:
•Choline esterase inhibitors
•Block cholinesterase  which is responsible for break down of Ach in synaptic cleft
•eg. Rivastigmine, Gelantamine
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