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Practical dementia care

Peter V. Rabins

Practical dementia care

by Peter V. Rabins

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Published by Oxford University Press in New York, NY .
Written in English


Edition Notes

StatementPeter V. Rabins, Constantine G. Lyketsos, Cynthia D. Steele.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsRC
The Physical Object
Paginationxiv, 336 p. ;
Number of Pages336
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22725207M
ISBN 100195169786

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It is a pleasure to write a review of a book that I think highly of. For many years, as I cared for my mother who had dementia, I searched for helpful material that would guide me, teach me, and reassure me. So for all those who are on the dementia journey with a loved one today, I highly recommend this book. It is a practical guide for family and personal carers. Dementia is both a personal and a societal challenge. The goal of Dementia Care: A Practical Approach is to focus on how practitioners can meet this challenge with hope and compassion, thereby enabling those with dementia to live well.. The book takes a ‘strengths approach’ with an emphasis on exploring sustainable strategies.


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Practical Dementia Care offers an evidence-based approach to management and treatment of patients with dementia from the time of diagnosis to the end of life.

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It is intended for the increasing number of physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and long-term care givers responsible for the care of individuals with dementia.

This is a comprehensive yet practical guide to the care and management of patients with dementia from the time of diagnosis to the end of life. It is intended for the increasing number of physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and long-term care givers responsible for the care of individuals with dementia/5(4).

Book Description. Dementia is both a personal and a societal challenge. The goal of Dementia Care: A Practical Approach is to focus on how practitioners can meet this challenge with hope and compassion, thereby enabling those with dementia to live well.

The book takes a ‘strengths approach’ with an emphasis on exploring sustainable strategies. This is a comprehensive yet practical guide to the care and management of patients with dementia from the time of diagnosis to the end of life. For the Second Edition, the authors have added a chapter on mild cognitive impairment and expanded their coverage of the diagnosis and differential diagnosis of dementia; the pathophysiology of common and uncommon causes of dementia, especially.

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Also new for this edition is an easy-to-use "Dementia Care Psychosocial Intervention" for everyday clinical practice. Forms that facilitate its use, including a "Dementia Care Checklist" and the "Johns Hopkins Dementia Care Guidelines for Families", are available for download on a Website created for readers of the book/5(5).

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It is intended for the increasing number of physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and long-term care givers responsible for the care of individuals with dementia.This is a comprehensive, yet practical guide to the care and management of patients with dementia from time of diagnosis to the end of life.

It is intended for the increasing number of physicians, nurses, psychologists, social workers, rehabilitation therapists, and long-term care givers responsible for the care of individuals with dementia.

In the Third Edition, the authors have increased. This book was created for anyone who wants to know more about dementia and how to care for people with the disease.

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