Towards earlier diagnosis of dementiaBMJ 2009; 338 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.b1188 (Published 28 April 2009) Cite this as: BMJ 2009;338:b1188
- Sarah R Thomson, GP principal, Hastings & Rother Primary Care Trust, Bexhill-on-Sea
I have often benefited as a GP from remembering the dictum “If you start to feel low in spirits during a consultation the patient may be suffering from depression.” I would like to coin another dictum: if you start to feel confused during a consultation, the patient may be suffering …
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