FORGETTING HOW TO SEE: A VARIANT OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE AFFECTING VISION

Title FORGETTING HOW TO SEE: A VARIANT OF ALZHEIMER’S DISEASE AFFECTING VISION
Author, Co-Author Morgan Ollinger
Topic Residents Day
Year
2016
Day
Saturday
Program Number
R2016135
Room
Ballroom A-B
Affiliation
Michigan College of Optometry
Abstract

A middle aged man shows progressively worsening vision, including reduced acuity, tracking, and visual spatial abilities. Posterior cortical atrophy, a variant of Alzheimer’s, causes these decreases in visual function while preserving cognitive abilities, as reported.

Affiliation of Co-Authors
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