“First in, last out ... Last in, first out”
I learned a while back how the expression “first in, last out and last in, first out” describes how the loss of memory works in patients suffering from Alzheimer's disease.
By Carole B. Larkin
I never knew how this occurred, just that it did occur with persons suffering from Alzheimer's disease and other dementias.
Recently, I went to a lecture given by one of Dallas’ most knowledgeable geriatric psychiatrists and I finally found out -- How and Why.