Preventing Cognitive Decline and Dementia: NASEM

  • Preventing Cognitive Decline and Dementia: A Way Forward, The National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine, 2017
  • Neurological damage can begin a decade before a patient exhibits symptoms of dementia. That's why new research in cognitive decline focuses on early intervention rather than treatment or reversal. Our video for the National Academies of Sciences, Engineering and Medicine outlines three top intervention strategies. Professionals Alan Leshner, Marilyn Albert, Lisa Barnes, and Story Landis define the scope of the issue in this video briefing.