Govt's dementia strategy forgets GPs

A Federal Government dementia review says GPs need to detect dementia earlier, but it fails to outline a clear educational or support strategy.

The report, commissioned by the Department of Social Services and released on Friday, highlights that "there is an ongoing need to promote earlier detection in the primary care sector".

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It points to the government's Timely Diagnosis of Dementia in Primary Care Initiative,