Meet the Recruitment Partners Team at Booth #626A!
Recruitment Partners LLC is looking forward to having a booth at AAIC 2018 in Chicago. If you’re attending, come visit us to discuss ways we can work together to speed the pace of your clinical trial, or set up your care community as a clinical trial site. Contact us today to set up a time to meet, or to see our outcomes data.
What’s happening in the Alzheimer’s research field?
Spinal Fluid to Provide Clues About LBD
By studying spinal fluid from people with Lewy body dementia (LBD), researchers hope to answer important questions about the disease, including how to diagnose it earlier and more accurately. To that end, the Lewy Body Dementia Association (LBDA) has created a helpful PDF on What You Need to Know About LBD and Lumbar Punctures. Download it here to learn more about this exciting development.
New Global Report Focuses on Improving Dementia Care
The OECD (Organisation for Economic Cooperation and Development) released this report in June, and its 100 pages detail key findings from OECD countries around the world. Among them, a focus on improving dementia care for those with advanced dementia, who currently receive the poorest health care services available. Dementia prevalence and antipsychotic prescription rates are also included. Review the full report here.
What’s coming down the Alzheimer’s pipeline?
Preventing Amyloid Aggression with Cytokine S100B
Cytokine has long been notorious for revving up inflammation and amyloidosis, but new research led by Cláudio Gomes at the Universidade de Lisboa, Portugal, is finding it may also have a beneficial role. Read this Alzforum article to learn more.