CMRR Centre, CHRU Tours et université François Rabelais, Tours, France
CMRR Champagne Ardenne, CHU Reims, France
CMRR Aquitaine, CHU Bordeaux, France
CMRR Pays Loire, CHU Nantes, France
CMRR Bretagne, CHU Rennes, France
Service de gérontopsychiatrie, CHRU Tours, France
CMRR PACA, CHU Marseille, France
Cholinesterase inhibitors and memantine are used from 15 years, in Alzheimer's disease. Benefits have been demonstrated according to cognition, activities of daily living, affective symptoms and behavior, and global impression of change. The aims of this paper are: 1) to describe how these treatments are used in France with a sample survey managed by the national federation of the french CMRR; 2) to study data about efficacy, safety, medicoeconomic impacts and how they are used in Europe.