Toggle Main Menu Toggle Search

Open Access padlockePrints

Proposed shared care protocol between primary and secondary care for the ongoing management of those on anti-dementia medication

Lookup NU author(s): Professor John O'Brien, Professor Dame Louise Robinson, Dr Andrew Fairbairn


Full text for this publication is not currently held within this repository. Alternative links are provided below where available.


Cholinesterase inhibitors have recently been made available for the management of those with mild to moderate Alzheimer's disease. The National Institute for Clinical Excellence has limited initial assessment and prescribing to secondary care, but recommended that shared care protocols with primary care need to be developed for ongoing management. We describe a protocol which may be useful as a model for this purpose.

Publication metadata

Author(s): O'Brien J, Robinson L, Fairbairn A

Publication type: Article

Publication status: Published

Journal: Primary Care Psychiatry

Year: 2001

Volume: 7

Issue: 3

Pages: 111-113

ISSN (print): 1355-2570

ISSN (electronic): 1473-4885

Publisher: Librapham Ltd


DOI: 10.1185/135525701317094467


Altmetrics provided by Altmetric