Dementia is an inevitable disease of aging, leading not only to diminished cognitive ability but also behavioral changes, malnutrition, pressure sores, and infections. Acknowledging common problems and their solutions is essential for any health service worker who deals with demented geriatric patients.
Alzheimer disease, dementia, malnutrition, vitamin deficiency
KILIÇ, MUSTAFA KEMAL; SÜMER, FATİH; and ÜLGER, ZEKERİYA
"Nutritional issues in dementia patients,"
Turkish Journal of Medical Sciences: Vol. 45:
5, Article 6.
Available at: https://journals.tubitak.gov.tr/medical/vol45/iss5/6