Driving and alzheimer’s disease

  title={Driving and alzheimer’s disease},
  author={Dr. Rebecca G. Logsdon and Linda Teri and MPH Eric B. Larson},
  journal={Journal of General Internal Medicine},
Objective:To examine the driving status of Alzheimer’s disease (AD) patients presenting to a geriatric clinic, and to investigate the ability of brief cognitive assessment measures to identify those who are no longer able to continue driving safely. Design:Based on caregivers’ reports of driving status, AD patients were divided into three groups: those who were still driving with no difficulty, those still driving but having difficulty, and those who had stopped driving due to their cognitive… CONTINUE READING