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Advanced Dementia Case Study

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A review of the medical records indicates that she suffers from advanced Dementia and seems to be having a functional decline. She is sleeping more during the day and sleeps through medication s times. She suffers from co-morbidities of chronic stable HTN, chronic osteoporosis and chronic depression. At today visit she is accompanied by her daughter Judy, She is awake, alert and pleasant. The daughter reports that the patient has a poor appetite, does not want to eat the facility food but eats well she takes the patient home to visit. The patient had a weight loss of 2lbs in the last month. The daughter reports that the patient had colon resection in the past as a result she has soft stool. The daughter reports that the patient sleeps most
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