Alzheimer Disease and Aggression: A Guide for Caregivers

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Captus Press, 1997 - Aggressiveness - 126 pages
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Contents

Research on Alzheimer disease
19
List of Tables
22
Basic advice on communication
25
If you dont understand why the person
38
Calming an aggressive person with AD
45
Calming down an aggressive person
51
The use of restraint
57
Use of restraint
60
Other tips on undressing
71
Caregiver relief
79
Caregiver relief
82
Institutionalization
85
Preparation for institutionalization
90
Happier endings
95
Provincial Local and International
107
About the Authors
127

Bathing
63
When bathing a person always
67

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Page 101 - Lion JR, Snyder W, Merrill GL: Underreporting of assaults on staff in a state hospital.
Page 101 - Lavoie, JP (1995). Support groups for informal caregivers don't work! Refocus the groups or the evaluations?
Page 101 - Maletta, GJ (1992). Treatment of behavioral symptomatology of Alzheimer's disease, with emphasis on aggression: Current clinical approaches. International Psychogeriatrics, 4(\), 117-130.

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