Current NICE guidance on Dementia recommends minimising the use of medicines associated with increased anticholinergic burden and to look for alternatives where possible.
So far, identifying which drugs have an anticholinergic burden on cognition has been a challenge.
This webinar provides an overview of the dangers associated with anticholinergic medication use in older people and introduces a web based app to aid with medication reviews for patients.
Kat LeBosquet, Chief Pharmaceutical Officer’s Clinical Fellow NHS England and
Delia Bishara, Consultant Pharmacist, Mental Health of Older Adults & Dementia, South London & Maudsley NHS FT
Separate pdfs of the presentations are below