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Nomenclature and acronyms greatly influence how we describe and study medical conditions. PWD or Person with Dementia is the current term. I like Person Living with Neurodegeneration or PLWN. Here’s why. On the other hand, PWD will probably still be in use long after I die.

The arguments for PLWN. Click mind map to expand.

PWD or PLWN Nomenclature


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