Based on the test scores above, do you believe that Mrs. Outcome does have dementia?

Mrs. Taylor Outcome is a 73-year-old female currently livingat her own residence; however, her daughter is worried that Mrs. Outcome may be“losing it” after she left a burner on and caused a small fire in herhouse. After this event, Mrs. Outcome’s daughter, Teresa, stayed with hermother to make sure she was “all right”. Teresa noted that during thenight her mother once yelled out “help me, help me.” Teresa also notedsome confusion between day and night evidenced by her mother sleeping in theday and staying up at night.
Mrs. Outcome and her daughter arrive at your practice.As is standard, you have the nurse perform some standardized tests.The scores on her tests are listed below:FAQ =13/30GAD-7= 7/21PHQ-9= 8/27MMSE =20/30Clockdrawing test = 2/5Please answer the following questions about Mrs. Outcome.Basedon the test scores above, do you believe that Mrs. Outcome does havedementia?Whatare the differences between delirium and dementia?Whattwo categories of medications are often used to treat dementia and how dothese medications work?