Ann Clin Case Rep | Volume 4, Issue 1 | Case Report | Open Access

Dementia in Older Adults: The Importance of Routine Screening for Cognitive Impairment

Gabriela Sauder* and Deepashree Gupta

Department of Medicine, University of California, USA

*Correspondance to: Gabriela Sauder 

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Abstract

This case report highlights that timely cognitive screening and safety evaluation could prevent the delay in diagnosis and treatment of cognitive impairment, slowing the decline in function and cognition, decision making capacity, and need for conservatorship.

Citation:

Sauder G, Gupta D. Dementia in Older Adults: The Importance of Routine Screening for Cognitive Impairment. Ann Clin Case Rep. 2019; 4: 1668.

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