The Resource The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins

The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins

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The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss
Title
The 36-hour day
Title remainder
a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss
Statement of responsibility
Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins
Title variation
Thirty-six hour day
Title variation remainder
a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss
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Contributor
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Language
eng
Cataloging source
BTCTA
Dewey number
616.83
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
handbooks
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The 36-hour day : a family guide to caring for people who have Alzheimer Disease, related dementias, and memory loss, Nancy L. Mace and Peter V. Rabins
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "Fifth ed."--cover
  • "Completely revised and updated"--Cover
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Contents
  • Evaluation of the Person with a Suspected Dementia
  • What Kind of Care Can Be Given at the End of Life?
  • 7.
  • Behavioral Symptoms of Dementia
  • Six R's of Behavior Management
  • Concealing Memory Loss
  • Wandering
  • Reasons That People Wander
  • Management of Wandering
  • Sleep Disturbances and Night Wandering
  • Worsening in the Evening ("Sundowning")
  • Finding Someone to Do an Evaluation
  • Losing, Hoarding, or Hiding Things
  • Rummaging in Drawers and Closets
  • Inappropriate Sexual Behavior
  • Repeating the Question
  • Repetitious Actions
  • Distractibility
  • Clinging or Persistently Following You Around ("Shadowing")
  • Complaints and Insults
  • Taking Things
  • Forgetting Telephone Calls
  • Medical Treatment and Management of Dementia
  • Demands
  • Stubbornness and Uncooperativeness
  • When the Person with Dementia Insults the Sitter
  • Using Medication to Manage Behavior
  • 8.
  • Symptoms That Appear as Changes in Mood
  • Depression
  • Complaints about Health
  • Suicide
  • Alcohol or Drug Abuse
  • Physician
  • Apathy and Listlessness
  • Remembering Feelings
  • Anger and Irritability
  • Anxiety, Nervousness, and Restlessness
  • False Ideas, Suspiciousness, Paranoia, and Hallucinations
  • Misinterpretation
  • Failure to Recognize People or Things (Agnosia)
  • "You Are Not My Husband"
  • "My Mother Is Coming for Me"
  • Suspiciousness
  • Nurse
  • Hiding Things
  • Delusions and Hallucinations
  • Having Nothing to Do
  • 9.
  • Special Arrangements If You Become Ill
  • In the Event of Your Death
  • 10.
  • Getting Outside Help
  • Help from Friends and Neighbors
  • Finding Information and Services
  • Social Worker
  • Kinds of Services
  • Having Someone Come into Your Home
  • Adult Day Care
  • Short-Stay Residential Care
  • Planning in Advance for Home Care or Day Care
  • When the Person with Dementia Rejects the Care
  • Your Own Feelings about Getting Respite for Yourself
  • Locating Resources
  • Paying for Care
  • Should Respite Programs Mix People Who Have Different Problems?
  • Geriatric Care Manager
  • Determining the Quality of Services
  • Research and Demonstration Programs
  • 11.
  • You and the Person Who Has Dementia as Parts of a Family
  • Changes in Roles
  • Understanding Family Conflicts
  • Division of Responsibility
  • Your Marriage
  • Coping with Role Changes and Family Conflict
  • Family Conference
  • Pharmacist
  • When You Live out of Town
  • When You Are Not the Primary Caregiver, What Can You Do to Help?
  • Caregiving and Your Job
  • Your Children
  • Teenagers
  • 12.
  • How Caring for a Person Who Has Dementia Affects You
  • Emotional Reactions
  • Anger
  • Embarrassment
  • 3.
  • Helplessness
  • Guilt
  • Laughter, Love, and Joy
  • Grief
  • Depression
  • Isolation and Feeling Alone
  • Worry
  • Being Hopeful and Being Realistic
  • Mistreating the Person with Dementia
  • Physical Reactions
  • Characteristic Behavioral Symptoms in People Who Have Dementia
  • Fatigue
  • Illness
  • Sexuality
  • If Your Spouse Has Dementia
  • IF Your Impaired Parent Lives with You
  • Future
  • You as a Spouse Alone
  • When the Person You Have Cared for Dies
  • 13.
  • Caring for Yourself
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  • Brain, Behavior, and Personality: Why People Who Have Dementia Do the Things They Do
  • Take Time Out
  • Give Yourself a Present
  • Friends
  • Avoid Isolation
  • Find Additional Help If You Need It
  • Recognize the Warning Signs
  • Counseling
  • Joining with Other Families: The Alzheimer's Association
  • Support Groups
  • Excuses
  • Caregiving: Some General Suggestions
  • Advocacy
  • 14.
  • For Children and Teenagers
  • 15.
  • Financial and Legal Issues
  • Your Financial Assessment
  • Potential Expenses
  • Potential Resources
  • Where to Look for the Forgetful Person's Resources
  • Legal Matters
  • Memory Problems
  • 16.
  • Nursing Homes and Other Living Arrangements
  • Types of Living Arrangements
  • Moving with the Person Who Has Dementia
  • Finding a Nursing Home or Other Residential Care Setting
  • Paying for Care
  • Guidelines for Selecting a Nursing Home or Other Residential Care Facility
  • Moving to a Nursing Home or Other Residential Care Facility
  • Adjusting to a New Life
  • Visiting
  • Overreacting, or Catastrophic Reactions
  • Your Own Adjustment
  • When Problems Occur in the Nursing Home or Other Residential Care Facility
  • Sexual Issues in Nursing Homes or Other Care Facilities
  • 17.
  • Preventing or Delaying Cognitive Decline
  • Normal Changes
  • General Mental and Physical Health
  • Lifestyle Factors
  • Physical Exercise
  • Diet
  • Combativeness
  • Potential Treatments and Cures
  • Mental Exercise
  • Medications and Vitamins
  • Limiting Exposure to Toxic Chemicals
  • Aluminum
  • Head Injury
  • 18.
  • Brain Disorders and the Causes of Dementia
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Dementia
  • Problems with Speech and Communication
  • Alcohol Abuse Associated Dementia
  • Alzheimer Disease
  • Cortical Basal Ganglionic Degeneration
  • Depression
  • Frontotemporal Dementias
  • HIV-AIDS
  • Lewy Body Dementia
  • Primary Progressive Aphasia
  • Progressive Supranuclear Palsy
  • Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI or Head Trauma)
  • Problems the Person with Dementia Has in Making Himself Understood
  • Vascular Dementia
  • Young or Early Onset Dementia
  • Other Brain Disorders
  • Delirium
  • Korsakoff Syndrome
  • Stroke and Other Localized Brain Injury
  • Transient Ischemic Attack
  • 19.
  • Research in Dementia
  • Understanding Research
  • Problems the Person with Dementia Has in Understanding Others
  • Bogus Cures
  • Research in Vascular Dementia and Stroke
  • Research in Alzheimer Disease
  • Structural Changes in the Brain
  • Brain Cells
  • Neuroplasticity
  • Neurotransmitters
  • Abnormal Proteins
  • Protein Abnormalities within Brain Cells
  • Nerve Growth Factors
  • Loss of Coordination
  • Transplants of Brain Tissue
  • Drug Studies
  • Metals
  • Prions
  • Immunological Defects
  • Head Trauma
  • Epidemiology
  • Down Syndrome
  • Old Age
  • Heredity
  • Loss of Sense of Time
  • Gender
  • Neuropsychological Testing
  • Brain Imaging
  • Keeping Active
  • Effect of Acute Illness on Dementia
  • Research into the Delivery of Services
  • Protective Factors
  • 1.
  • Symptoms That Are Better Sometimes and Worse at Other Times
  • 4.
  • Problems in Independent Living
  • Mild Cognitive Impairment
  • Managing the Early Stages of Dementia
  • When a Person Must Give Up a Job
  • When a Person Can No Longer Manage Money
  • When a Person Can No Longer Drive Safely
  • When a Person Can No Longer Live Alone
  • When You Suspect That Someone Living Alone Is Developing Dementia
  • Dementia
  • What You Can Do
  • Moving to a New Residence
  • 5.
  • Problems Arising in Daily Care
  • Hazards to Watch For
  • In the House
  • Outdoors
  • In the Car
  • Highways and Parking Lots
  • Smoking
  • What Is Dementia?
  • Hunting
  • Nutrition and Mealtimes
  • Meal Preparation
  • Mealtimes
  • Problem Eating Behaviors
  • Malnutrition
  • Weight Loss
  • Choking
  • When to Consider Tube Feeding
  • Exercise
  • Person Who Has Dementia
  • Recreation
  • Meaningful Activity
  • Personal Hygiene
  • Bathing
  • Locating Care Supplies
  • Dressing
  • Grooming
  • Oral Hygiene
  • Incontinence (Wetting or Soiling)
  • Urinary Incontinence
  • Where Do You Go from Here?
  • Bowel Incontinence
  • Cleaning Up
  • Problems with Walking and Balance; Falling
  • Becoming Chairbound or Bedfast
  • Wheelchairs
  • Changes You Can Make at Home
  • Should Environments Be Cluttered or Bare?
  • 6.
  • Medical Problems
  • Pain
  • 2.
  • Falls and Injuries
  • Pressure Sores
  • Dehydration
  • Pneumonia
  • Constipation
  • Medications
  • Dental Problems
  • Vision Problems
  • Hearing Problems
  • Dizziness
  • Getting Medical Help for the Person Who Has Dementia
  • Visiting the Doctor
  • If the Ill Person Must Enter the Hospital
  • Seizures, Fits, or Convulsions
  • Jerking Movements (Myoclonus)
  • Death of the Person with Dementia
  • Cause of Death
  • Dying at Home
  • Hospice
  • Dying in the Hospital or Nursing Home
  • When Should Treatment End?
Dimensions
19 cm.
Edition
1st. premium mass market ed.
Extent
xxx, 609 p.
Isbn
9781455521159
Note
  • Presented to the Health Sciences Libraries, University of Manitoba by the Dr. Georgina R. Hogg Endowed Fund
  • Consumer Health Collection
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  • (CaMWU)u2676704-01umb_inst
  • 2648402
  • (Sirsi) i9781455521159
  • (OCoLC)780481438

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