Sixty percent of Alzheimer's patients wander and get lost. This can lead to injury, harm and even death.
By Alzheimer's Reading Room
It is important to note that 60 percent of Alzheimer's patients are likely to wander. One of the things that always surprises me an Alzheimer's patients wanders and is eventually found is what their family and caregivers say - they never wandered before.
This has happened to readers of the Alzheimer's Reading Room. Like this one.