PBS NewsHour

Estimating the Price Tag and Other Costs of Dementia Care

Clip: 04/04/2013 | 9m 11s

A new study by the RAND Corporation estimates the cost of dementia care as $41,000 to $56,000 anually per patient. Jeffrey Brown examines the findings and implications with Dr. Ronald Petersen, director of the Mayo Alzheimer's Disease Research Center, and Dr. Richard Hodes, director of the National Institute of Aging.

Aired: 04/04/13

Rating: NR

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