Decline in Adults with Down Syndrome

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Seth Keller, MD, National Task Group on Intellectual Disabilities and Dementia Practices,Special Interest Group Adult IDD, American Academy of Neurology, Cherry Hill, NJ. Adults with IDD are living longer than ever before. Adults with Down syndrome are at a high risk of developing early onset Alzheimer’s disease. This presentation will review the care and assessment process when decline is suspected including Alzheimer’s disease and related dementia.