In this presentation, Dr. Blythe Winchester provides a clinical perspective on the disease state of dementia and why providing patients with a diagnosis is important. Dr. Winchester, MD, MPH, CMD, AGSF, is a board-certified Geriatrician and member of the Eastern Band of Cherokee Indians in Cherokee, NC. She practices at Cherokee Indian Hospital and is the Certified Medical Director at Tsali Care Center.
In this presentation, Dr. Winchester outlines what dementia is and how to correctly identify the signs of dementia. Dr. Winchester also talks about early detection data and how dementia differs from normal aging.
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