Alzheimer’s Disease Nursing CE Course for APRNs

This course reviews Alzheimer's disease, including relevant statistics, pathophysiology, screening, diagnostic criteria, and pharmacologic and non-pharmacologic treatment strategies.

Learning Objectives

Upon completion of this module, learners should be able to:

  • cite the national and international statistics regarding Alzheimer's disease
  • review the basic pathophysiology of Alzheimer's disease
  • evaluate appropriate screening tool(s) to be used in clinical practice to diagnose Alzheimer's disease
  • describe psychosocial/nonpharmacological and pharmacological options in the treatment of Alzheimer's disease
  • discuss the ongoing and potentially upcoming research into the pathophysiology and treatments for Alzheimer's disease

Additional Information

Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 3.00 ANCC
Course opens: 
Course expires: 
0 is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation. Our ANCC provider number is P0600.

Available Credit

  • 3.00 ANCC


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This course is offered through NursingCE. 


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