As one-tenth of adults over sixty-five and one-half of adults over eighty-five are diagnosed with Alzheimer's disease, the need to address the driving ability of such individuals grows as life expectancy increases. Different diagnoses of dementia are discussed, as are various tests which may help determine driving capability. Physicians and family members are urged to recommend re-testing when appropriate.
Harney, Megan C. and Antuono, Piero G.
"Driving And Dementia: A Physician's Perspective,"
Marquette Elder's Advisor:
1, Article 6.
Available at: http://scholarship.law.marquette.edu/elders/vol6/iss1/6