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How might forgetfulness from multi-infarct dementia interfere with elder safety needs?

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Dr. Susan Uhrich
Psychiatry
5 doctors agree

In brief: Particularly if

Short term memory is effected, the older person may not remember they left the stove on, or may not remember they need to use a walker.

In brief: Particularly if

Short term memory is effected, the older person may not remember they left the stove on, or may not remember they need to use a walker.
Dr. Susan Uhrich
Dr. Susan Uhrich
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Dr. Alan Ali
Psychiatry
2 doctors agree

In brief: Dementia

Forgetting to take their medication is most concerning health issue.

In brief: Dementia

Forgetting to take their medication is most concerning health issue.
Dr. Alan Ali
Dr. Alan Ali
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