Organization news Information/Education page| Volume 101, ISSUE 9, P1667-1670, September 2020

Hearing and Vision Impairment in People With Dementia: A Guide for Clinicians

      Age-related hearing and vision problems are common in people living with dementia, but these problems are often not detected or properly managed. Untreated hearing or vision impairment worsens a person’s ability to function and live independently and interferes with their ability to remember things and engage in social activities. It can also impact their quality of life by increasing isolation.
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