Tbilisi State Medical University, Georgia
Nowadays due to economical and social progress the average age of world’s population has been increased, what results in increasing number of diseases related with old age. These diseases are dementia and Alzheimer’s disease.
Alzheimer’s disease is a chronic neurodegenerative disease that usually starts slowly and gradually worsens over time. Affected people increasingly rely on others for assistance. In developing countries it is a great challenge to take appropriate care of affected people and handle with the social, psychological, physical, and economic pressures, which places a burden on patients and their caregivers.