The Forum of Fargo-Moorhead recently covered the topic of dementia and spoke with Hospice of the Red River Valley’s medical director, Dr. Tricia Langlois.
From the story:
But that devotion to modern-day treatments and interventions has led to an unexpected problem—it’s made it difficult to talk about the best care for a loved one with dementia.
“When does extraordinary medical care start to become a burden to the patient and the family?” asked Langlois, medical director for Hospice of the Red River Valley.
Click to read the entire “Hospice Event to Focus on Dementia” article.