Tag Archives: Clinician’s Interview-Based Impression of Change Plus Caregiver Input (CIBIC-Plus)

Latrepirdine for Alzheimer’s Disease: Systematic Review (Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews)

Summary This systematic review investigated the potential of Latrepirdine as a disease-modifying intervention for Alzheimer’s Disease. The evidence suggests, so far, that Latrepirdine has no beneficial effect on cognition and / or function in patients. The authors of this review … Continue reading

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Combination Therapy with Cholinesterase Inhibitors and Memantine (Dementia and Geriatric Cognitive Disorders Extra)

Summary This systematic review investigates the efficacy and safety of combination therapy with N-methyl-D-aspartic acid antagonists (memantine) and cholinesterase inhibitors (ChEIs) for treatment of dementia, compared to monotherapy with either memantine or a ChEI. Combination therapy appears to offer statistically … Continue reading

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