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Publication - Dr Alexandra Creavin

    Clinical judgement by primary care physicians for the diagnosis of all-cause dementia or cognitive impairment in symptomatic people

    Citation

    Creavin, ST, Noel-Storr, AH, Richard, E, Creavin, AL, Cullum, S, Ben-Shlomo, Y & Purdy, S, 2017, ‘Clinical judgement by primary care physicians for the diagnosis of all-cause dementia or cognitive impairment in symptomatic people’. Cochrane Database of Systematic Reviews, vol 2017.

    Abstract

    This is a protocol for a Cochrane Review (Diagnostic test accuracy). The objectives are as follows: To determine the accuracy of general practitioners' overall gestalt (unaided) clinical judgement for diagnosing cognitive impairment and dementia in symptomatic people presenting to primary care. There is no comparator index test. To investigate the heterogeneity of test accuracy in the included studies.

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