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    How to Talk to Patients With Dementia or Alzheimer Disease

    Comprehensive Ophthalmology

    Dr. Hilary A. Beaver offers tips for taking care of patients with dementia or Alzheimer disease. First, it’s critical that a caregiver come with the patient to his or her appointments. The caregiver can take notes and help improve adherence to the patient's treatment plan. You may also find that you need to schedule more, shorter visits. Be kind, because chances are that you or someone you love may someday struggle with these devastating diseases, too.

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