Missed dementia diagnoses with UC San Diego Health

SAN DIEGO (KUSI) – Only 16 percent of PCP’s measure cognitive impairment during routine physicals of older patients, unless specifically asked to do so by the patient, according to UC San Diego Health.

The director of Senior Behavioral Health, Dr. Daniel Sewell, joined Good Morning San Diego to discuss missed dementia diagnoses.


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