Posts Tagged ‘health care outcomes’

How do we measure success in treating Alzheimer’s?

My first couple of blog posts were focused on directions in research on Alzheimer’s disease. So this time I’d like to turn to the routine clinical care of patients with Alzheimer’s disease and other dementias. As the Affordable Care Act takes effect in the next few years, there will be an increased emphasis on outcomes rather than procedures. This makes good sense, but it remains to be seen how this idea is going to be … Read More