Mobility and safety issues in drivers with dementia

In this article, the authors summarize the literature on dementia and driving and present an evidence-based approach to the evaluation, assessment, and counseling of older drivers with cognitive impairment. They report research findings on functional abilities and traffic skills in drivers with dementia and the identify comorbidities that can further reduce driving competence. Additionally, they examine options for driving evaluation and discuss key aspects of mobility counseling to inform patients of transportation alternatives.

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  • English

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  • Accession Number: 01599892
  • Record Type: Publication
  • Files: TRIS
  • Created Date: Apr 27 2016 11:04AM