Making a plan now for dementia later

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Making a plan now for dementia later

January 30, 2018

What kind of medical care would you want if you developed Alzheimer's or dementia later in life? It's an uncomfortable, but meaningful question worth considering.

UW Medicine internist Barak Gaster created the dementia-specific advance directive and discusses why it’s important for families to know what treatment you would want at each stage of illness.