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Diagnosing Well - Supporting People to receive a diagnosis of dementia

Reports and Pathways

Useful Resources

DiADeM Tool - Diagnosing Advanced Dementia Mandate (for care home settings) - Tool to support diagnosis of Dementia for those people living in a care home.

DeAR-GP (Dementia Assessment Referral to GP) - Simple paper based case-finding tool designed for use by care workers to identify people who are showing signs of dementia.

Diagnosing Dementia in Care Homes Powerpoint - Power Point presentation by Colin Sloane (Quality Improvement Lead, Yorkshire and Humber Clinical Network) focused on diagnosis of Dementia in care homes using DiADeM and DeAR-GP.

Dementia diagnosis and Management: A brief pragmatic resource for general practitioners - Nice guidance covering diagnosis and management of Dementia

Services and Support

Alzheimer’s Society - Symptoms and diagnosis - A useful resource describing the symptoms of Dementia and the Diagnostic process for Dementia.

SWYPFT Memory Clinic - The Wakefield memory service provides specialist assessment, diagnosis and treatment for people with memory problems.