Episode 8: Dementia in DSM5 – Part 2

Episode 8: Dementia in DSM5 – Part 2

Diagnoses
On today‚Äôs episode, we will discuss the second part of our 2-part discussion on neurocognitive disorders according to the fifth edition of the Diagnostic and Statistical Manual of Mental Disorders. In our previous discussion on neurocognitive disorders, we reviewed the evaluation of a patient with suspected delirium or neurocognitive disorder, the diagnosis and management of delirium, as well as the clinical presentation, diagnostic criteria, evaluation and treatment of major and minor neurocognitive disorder. Today, our discussion will turn to the specific etiologies of neurocognitive disorder as described in the DSM5. If you have not yet listened to part 1 of this discussion, I urge you to return to episode 5 originally aired on August 5th, 2017 to review those topics. (Please note: podcast states originally aired on 08/28/2017, however, this…
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