Revised Criteria for Diagnosis of Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

The National Institute on Aging and the Alzheimer’s Association (NIA-AA) charged a workgroup with the task of developing criteria for the symptomatic predementia phase of Alzheimer’s disease (AD), referred to in this article as mild cognitive impairment due to AD.  Continue reading

Diagnostic Criteria for Atopic Dermatitis (AD)

Hanifin and Rajka Diagnostic Criteria for Atopic Dermatitis (AD)

Major criteria: Must have three or more of:

1. Pruritus
2. Typical morphology and distribution

    • Flexural lichenification or linearity in adults
    • Facial and extensor involvement in infants and children

Continue reading

Diagnostic Criteria for Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

NINDS-ADRDA Diagnostic criteria for Alzheimer’s Disease (AD)

Probable AD: A plus one or more supportive features B, C, D, or E

Core diagnostic criteria Continue reading