Syphilitic Cranium A.) with Caries sicca caused by gummatous lesions. This is an extreme example of tertiary syphilis (neurosyphilis). Pitted lesions erode, heal, and scar over many years along with infection of the brain causing advanced dementia.
A recent study led by Hebrew SeniorLife researchers shows that when advanced dementia residents are covered by managed care insurance rather than Medicare, they have equal or even better outcomes with no significant difference in survival rates.
<b>Advanced Care Skills in Late Stage Dementia</b></br> with Teepa Snow (Online Video)
Everyone responds instinctively to music. A person’s ability to engage in music often remains intact far into the advanced stages of dementia. Music triggers certain networks of the brain that benefit people suffering from difficulties with language, cognition, or motor control. #Stagesofdementia