FEATURE TOPIC: Who Decides? Competency, Care Partners, and Cognitive Impairment: Best PracticeInformed Consent for Patients with Cognitive ImpairmentGREBE, ROSEMARIE VALENTI RN, BSN, JD Author Information Rosemarie Valenti Grebe, RN, BSN, JD, is in the Family Nurse Practitioner Program, University of South Florida College of Nursing. Acknowledgment: The author would like to thank Dr. Elaine Slocumb, Assistant Professor, University of South Florida, for her invaluable editorial assistance in the development of this manuscript. Editor's Note: This article is being reprinted with permission from The Nurse Practitioner: The American Journal of Primary Health Care. 2007;32(12):39–44. Copyright © Lippincott Williams & Wilkins. Alzheimer's Care Today 9(3):p 198-203, July 2008. | DOI: 10.1097/01.ALCAT.0000327714.78198.ef Buy Metrics © 2008 Lippincott Williams & Wilkins, Inc.