You can also download the accompanying handout from: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1divjOMb-20SEjas_L8Fq4q6zc5B1V6sahwSXpu3OIoQ/edit . The Power Point presentation can be viewed more clearly here: http://www.slideshare.net/LupusEncyclopedia/lupus-cognitive-dysfunction-talk-2014 . Memory problems occur in approximately 50% of people who have systemic lupus erythematosus. It is also called cognitive dysfunction. In this video, Dr. Thomas discusses the causes of these memory problems, and most importantly what to do in order to improve memory and prevent it from worsening. This lecture was given for the DC Lupus Summit May 3, 2014 at George Washington Hospital, sponsored by The Lupus Foundation of America, DC/MD/VA chapter.