HomeSymptomGuideProfileJournalSymptom LibraryCommunitySupportAccount Login

Symptom Library
DescriptionStageWhat's Happening in the BrainManagement StrategiesDoctor's Diary
Memory of Past Events | Stage

This is usually present early in Alzheimer's disease , although it generally only is demonstrated by formal questioning. Many families believe that there is no problem with the long term memory of the people they care for, 'Their long-term memory is perfect; you can ask them anything'. This is in contrast to recent memory , where problems are usually obvious to caregivers. But in the clinical examination, it is usually the case that important details of long term memory have been lost.

See Also:
About Dementia > Alzheimer's Disease > Memory
Learn Track Join About Us Contact Information Dementia Community Site Map
Last updated January 13, 2019
©2006 DementiaGuide Inc.
Terms of Use Your Privacy