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Patient Voices on Alzheimer's and Other Dementias

April 26, 2023
New treatments for early Alzheimer’s have the healthcare industry buzzing with renewed hope. But how do today’s older adults feel about it all? Learn what 1,000 older adults had to say about dementia prevention, early detection, and intervention.
Emerging treatments are changing how we approach Alzheimer’s and other dementias. Expanding lifestyle interventions offer hope for millions but to optimize outcomes, providers must spot signs of cognitive impairment early. Patient partnership will be critical to successful prevention and early detection.

But how much do older adults know about brain health? How open are they to lifestyle changes and cognitive testing? And how would a diagnosis impact their lives? This report offers insights from a survey of 1,000 representative US adults 65+, revealing their perspectives and preferences – as well as key gaps in the current state of cognitive care.

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