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Safety, legal issues and driving

Roy W. Jones

in Alzheimer's Disease

Published on behalf of Oxford University Press

Published in print March 2009 | ISBN: 9780199569854
Published online October 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739637 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/med/9780199569854.003.0010

Series: Oxford Neurology Library

Safety, legal issues and driving

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A person with dementia’s autonomy must be respected as far as possible and recognition given to their remaining abilities and rights

People with dementia usually reach a point where they cannot manage their own legal and financial affairs

The capacity needed to make a particular decision depends on the nature and complexity of the decision...

Chapter.  3029 words. 

Subjects: Neurology

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