C91 - Chronic Traumatic Encephalopathy: Update

Event Time: Monday April 23, 2018 3:30 pm to 5:30 pm
Topic(s): Aging, Dementia, Cognitive, and Behavioral Neurology
Director(s): Andrew Budson MD
Description: Chronic traumatic encephalopathy is increasingly recognized as a cause of memory loss in addition to mood and behavior issues. Faculty will present up-to-date information regarding epidemiological, clinical, cognitive, pathological, and imaging aspects of this disorder. This program complements C68: Cognitive Impairment due to Alzheimer's Disease: Using Old Skills and New Tools for Diagnosis and Treatment and C80: Present and Future Biomarkers in Dementia: A Case-based Approach, but covers independent topics.
Completion Message: Participants should be able to identify patients in their practice with chronic traumatic encephalopathy; the changes in cognition, mood, and behavior that result; and understand the underlying pathology and its imaging correlates.
CME Credits: 2
Core Competencies: Medical Knowledge

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