Partners in FTD Care #27: Rethinking Palliative Care — A New Approach to Managing FTD



Palliative care is specialized medical care for people facing serious illnesses. It can be used at any point in the disease to promote quality of life for both people living with FTD and their care partners. After Mary S. was diagnosed with FTD, she and her family sought out palliative care, and found that its benefits helped to mitigate much of the anguish and suffering associated with dementia care.

Issue #27: Winter 2020: Rethinking Palliative Care — A New Approach to Managing FTD