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Fundació ACE achieves 78% of visits during confinement thanks to its adaptation to telemedicine

Fundació ACE has successfully adapted its care model to telemedicine, in the context of the SARS-COV-2 coronavirus pandemic. Its adaptation process has been published by the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease.

Sonia Moreno-Grau, Fundació ACE researcher, awarded at the AAT-AD/PD 2020 international congress

Fundació ACE researcher Sonia Moreno-Grau has been recognised with one of the international awards for the best research work by young researchers at the prestigious AAT-AD/PD™ Congress.

OPINION | Love in times of COVID-19 by Mercè Boada

During the lockdown, I am distancing myself socially whilst continuing my work for Fundació ACE. I would like to write to you all about the latest news in the Catalan health system and how it is affecting the Spanish population.

Alzheimer's disease is now the sixth leading cause of death in the US

Alzheimer's disease is now the sixth leading cause of death in the US and the fifth leading cause of death for people 65 and older and for women of any age, according to the Alzheimer's Association's "Facts and Figures 2020" report.

Mercè Boada, member of the scientific committee of the current edition of the Panhellenic Alzheimer's conference (PICAD)

Dr. Boada has been invited to join the scientific committee of the twelfth edition of the Panhellenic Conference on Alzheimer's Disease (PICAD) and the fourth Mediterranean Conference on neurodegenerative diseases (MeCoND).

10 tips for the well-being of people with dementia during confinement

23/03/2020Day care and treatment
In view of the situation generated by the SARS-COV-2, it is important to pay attention to people with dementia, since the routine they usually have, which allows them to function with a certain amount of autonomy, has been interrupted.