Caring for Patients With Neurocognitive Disorders During the Pandemic

April 22, 2020
Marc E. Agronin, MD

How can psychiatrists help caregivers deal with behavioral disturbances at home, without the possibility of an in-person doctor’s appointment? In this video, Marc E. Agronin, MD, offers tips for helping patients with Alzheimer disease and other dementias.

How can psychiatrists help caregivers deal with behavioral disturbances at home, without the possibility of having an in-person doctor’s appointment? Marc E. Agronin, MD, offers tips for helping patients in this special population, as well as their caregivers, during and after the pandemic.

Dr Agronin is a geriatric psychiatrist and Senior Vice President for Behavioral Health and the Chief Medical Officer for MIND Institute at Miami Jewish Health.

For more on this topic, see our Q&A: Alzheimer Disease and COVID-19.