This column investigates different levels and types of cognitive impairment in later life and explains causes and reversibility/irreversibility of different types of dementia, and whether clinical conditions are likely to be recognized by the law as indications of competence.
Finlayson, Richard E.
"Cognition: The Basis for Competency,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
2, Article 13.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol1/iss2/13