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Preventing Injury Due to Unsafe Wandering and Elopement

Wandering is a common symptom that often develops in people with dementia and can lead to elopement, which can be dangerous for those with cognitive and mobility deficits. Join us to learn how to prevent and respond to elopement and reduce the risk of injury.

Time: 55 minutes

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