ABC of Dementia (ABC Series) by Bernard Coope,Felicity Richards

By Bernard Coope,Felicity Richards

ABC of Dementia is a pragmatic advisor to aid healthcare pros boost wisdom, abilities, self belief and an realizing of dementia, so as to aid people with dementia to dwell well.

It starts off with the cognitive disabilities and underlying mind ailments that outline dementia, earlier than relocating directly to diagnostic evaluate and early intervention for dementia. there's a specialise in the event of the individual with dementia and their households, highlighting the adventure from prognosis to finish of lifestyles, together with the function of person-centred care, and the restricted healing concepts available.

Separate chapters tackle dementia in acute clinic settings, fundamental care, and deal with people with the main serious demanding situations, in addition to the explicit wishes of more youthful humans constructing dementia. the moral and felony context of dementia care can be outlined.

From a multidisciplinary writer group, ABC of Dementia is a helpful source for basic practitioners, family members physicians and different healthiness care execs taking care of sufferers with dementia and similar problems. it's also suitable for geriatricians, psychologists, professional and perform nurses, and nursing domestic staff.

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