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Spotlight on frontotemporal dementia

Klug, Jessica R. RN

doi: 10.1097/01.NURSE.0000450781.34613.ca
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Once called Pick disease, this form of dementia triggers personality changes as patients lose insight, inhibitions, empathy, and judgment.

Jessica R. Klug is an RN at Kenmore Mercy Hospital in Kenmore, N.Y. She's pursuing a BSN at the State University of New York at The College at Brockport in Brockport, N.Y.

The author has disclosed that she has no financial relationships related to this article.

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