Our reports provide evidence that helps to build awareness and support pioneering dementia research in the UK and globally.
Improving dementia diagnosis: what could change in primary care?
The search for life-changing dementia treatments is beginning to yield tangible results. Now is the time for primary care to adapt to diagnosing people at the earliest stages of dementia, when treatments are most likely to be effective.
Five steps to delivering life-changing treatments for dementia
Alzheimer’s Research UK is calling on the new Prime Minister to follow five key steps to ensure the UK can be a world leader in dementia clinical research and help deliver life-changing treatments.
The Impact of Dementia on Women
Dementia devastates the lives of everyone it touches, but our analysis shows that women are bearing a disproportionate weight of the impact.
Dementia Attitudes Monitor: Wave 2 (2021)
Wave 2 builds on findings from Wave 1 (2018), shining a light on the UK’s attitudes towards dementia.
Are we ready to deliver disease modifying treatments?
Old Age Psychiatrists’ views on diagnosing and treating Alzheimer’s disease before dementia
The Right to Know: Accurate and Earlier Diagnosis of Dementia
Our vision of how to progressively reform and build dementia diagnostics capability in the UK.
Translating Science into breakthroughs: the future of late-stage dementia clinical trials in the UK
People with dementia are at risk of missing out on new treatments if the UK does not improve how it hosts clinical trials, according to a new report from Alzheimer’s Research UK.
Brain Health: A new way to think about dementia risk reduction
How we can use ‘brain health’ to transform the public’s attitude towards dementia risk reduction.
Delivering Dementia – Plan to find life-changing treatments
Alzheimer’s Research UK has called on government to invest in six priority research areas, which will help to deliver a life-changing treatment for dementia.
Detecting and diagnosing Alzheimer’s disease
Our report reveals public attitudes to early diagnosis of Alzheimer’s.
Dementia Attitudes Monitor: Wave 1 (2018)
A comprehensive review of public attitudes towards dementia and research, identifying key misperceptions and opportunities for shaping public attitudes towards the condition.
No time to lose: An action plan for dementia
The five actions government can take to improve the lives of people with dementia.
Thinking Differently: preparing today to implement future dementia treatments
Analysis of how future dementia treatments will impact our health system and the taskforce we’re launching to overcome the unique challenges these treatments present.
NHS Health Check 40-64 Dementia Pilot
Using the NHS Health Checks as a way of motivating people in midlife to make positive lifestyle changes to reduce their risk of dementia has been a success, as revealed in this report.
Keeping pace: Progress in dementia research capacity
Our report highlights the progress being made in dementia research capacity.
Treatments of tomorrow: Preparing for breakthroughs in dementia
Our report outlines a number of challenges and pressures in the healthcare system that may present problems for the roll-out of potential disease-modifying treatments of the future.
Dementia in the Family: The impact on carers
Our report shines a spotlight on the daily challenges of caring for a loved one who has dementia.
Women and Dementia: A Marginalised Majority
Dementia has not only become the leading cause of death among British women, but they are also far more likely to end up as carers of those with dementia than men.
The power to defeat dementia – Manifesto 2015-2020
Our manifesto outlined key actions that we believe need to take place for the UK to take the lead in defeating dementia.