Thank you for posting the query.
You are most likely correct in preventing your mother from driving. Ensuring her safety is of prime importance, and you are doing that.
Based on the doctor's examination, she has moderate dementia
. Patients with moderate dementia have difficulty in driving and several cognitive skills. She also may forget the way to the shop or home, due to visuo-spatial disorientation
Dr Sudhir Kumar MD DM (Neurology)
Senior Consultant Neurologist
Apollo Hospitals, Hyderabad