Dementia and Alzheimer Disease

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Physicians Express Positivity About Alzheimer Disease Progress, Desire for Improved Dementia Testing Practices

May 13, 2022

A Harris Poll conducted by Quest Diagnostics suggests that more than 65% of US physicians believe the Alzheimer disease field is on the cusp of a breakthrough, with more than 80% noting that earlier evaluation with blood testing may help improve therapeutic approaches.