ID 110258
Title Transcription
トクシマシ ニオケル モノワスレ ケンシン : 4ネンカン ノ ケッカ ト テンボウ
Title Alternative
Memory screening in Tokushima City : the result of 4 years and the future vision
Author
Miyauchi, Yoshio Tokushima City Medical Association
Uemura, Keiji Tokushima City Medical Association
Takehisa, Ichiro Tokushima City Medical Association
Toyosaki, Matome Tokushima City Medical Association
Keywords
dementia
detect in an early stage
primary care doctor
memory screening
Tokushima City Medical Association
Content Type
Journal Article
Description
Tokushima City Medical Association has conducted memory screening by“primary caredoctors”since fiscal year 2004 to detect dementia in an early stage and to take its appropriatemedical care. The Association would like to report 4-year result of its activities till fiscal 2007.30,250 people went through primary medical examination in four years by an interview sheetconsisting of 10 questionnaire items. Among them, 8,009 people needed further detailed examination.4,271 people requiring detailed examination took secondary medical examination by MMSE.1,014 people were suspected of abnormality, and 681 people out of them were diagnosed as dementia.There were 20 juvenile dementia patients who were less than 65 years of age. These resultsshow the significance and importance of memory screening by“primary care doctors”who seepatients and their family in their community.
Journal Title
四国医学雑誌
ISSN
00373699
NCID
AN00102041
Publisher
徳島医学会
Volume
64
Issue
5-6
Start Page
232
End Page
235
Sort Key
232
Published Date
2008-12-20
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jpn
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