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Behavioral and Psychiatric Symptoms of Dementia (Mrs. Williams-Owens)

Behavioral and Psychiatric Symptoms of Dementia (Mrs. Williams-Owens)

 Dulce Cruz-Oliver, MD, Milta Little, MD, Saint Louis University
 Cynthia Brown, MD, MSPH; Amit Shah, MD; Carol Howe, MD, MLS; Rosanne Leipzig, MD, PhD
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 3:39pm
Date Updated:  
Tue, 06/26/2012 - 3:39pm

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You are asked to see Mrs. Williams-Owens, a 79 year old female with type 2 diabetes mellitus, hypertension, urinary incontinence (urge type), stroke 10 yrs ago, coronary artery disease (myocardial infarction 5 yrs ago), and dementia (vascular and Alzheimer disease, mixed-type) , who was admitted from the hospital to a skilled nursing facility.

*Formerly titled Non-Pharmacological Management of Agitation in Patients with Dementia





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Dulce Cruz-Oliver, MD and Milta Little, MD, Saint Louis University. Behavioral and Psychiatric Symptoms of Dementia (Mrs. Williams-Owens). POGOe - Portal of Geriatrics Online Education; 2012 Available from:

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