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Dementia in ALS (Lou Gehrig's Disease) (cont.)

Follow-up

The person with frontal lobe dementia in motor neuron disease requires regularly scheduled follow-up visits with the medical professional coordinating his or her care. These visits will give the coordinator a chance to check progress and monitor behavioral changes. The coordinator can make recommendations for changes in treatment if any are necessary.

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