Dementia Rehabilitation

Written By Lee-Fay Low
Dementia Rehabilitation
  • Publsiher : Academic Press
  • Release : 20 October 2020
  • ISBN : 0128186860
  • Pages : 288 pages
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Download or read book entitled Dementia Rehabilitation by author: Lee-Fay Low which was release on 20 October 2020 and published by Academic Press with total page 288 pages . This book available in PDF, EPUB and Kindle Format. Rehabilitation helps individuals maintain and optimize independence. Historically, people with dementia have received little rehabilitation and the focus has been on care to replace lost function. Dementia Rehabilitation is a resource for health and social professionals, service planners, policy makers, and academics. The book makes a compelling case for rehabilitation for people with dementia, including the views of people with dementia and the research evidence. For each area of function, the research evidence and relevant theory is summarized, followed by practical information on clinical assessment, and delivery of therapies. Identifies rehabilitation as a human right for people with dementia. Reviews functions affected by dementia, including cognition, communication, and physical function. Outlines evidence-based strategies to maintain function and to delay decline. Describes how to maintain activities of daily living and leisure activities. Includes techniques to maintain self-identity and mood. Recognizes the importance of environment and care partners in supporting rehabilitation. Summarizes models of care for rehabilitation.

Dementia Rehabilitation

Dementia Rehabilitation
  • Author : Lee-Fay Low,Kate Laver
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-10-20
  • Total pages : 288
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Rehabilitation helps individuals maintain and optimize independence. Historically, people with dementia have received little rehabilitation and the focus has been on care to replace lost function. Dementia Rehabilitation is a resource for health and social professionals, service planners, policy makers, and academics. The book makes a compelling case for rehabilitation ...

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare,Robert T. Woods
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2001
  • Total pages : 333
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area. The contributors show how cognitive rehabilitation approaches can be applied, ...

Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia

Perspectives on Rehabilitation and Dementia
  • Author : Mary Marshall
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2005
  • Total pages : 254
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : This book offers new insights into the application of a well-established approach to people who have traditionally been thought not to benefit from them. It demonstrates that rehabilitation has positive outcomes for people with dementia's quality of life and self-esteem, especially if rehabilitation is seen as a positive philosophy of ...

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and People with Dementia

Neuropsychological Rehabilitation and People with Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2007-09-12
  • Total pages : 192
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Rehabilitation provides a core concept around which to organise support, intervention and care for people with impairments in memory and other cognitive functions. This book introduces a conceptual framework and rationale for the application of a neuropsychological rehabilitation approach for people with dementia, helping them to manage, bypass or overcome ...

Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia

Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia
  • Author : Helmut Hildebrandt
  • Publisher : Academic Press
  • Release Date : 2020-11-27
  • Total pages : 412
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Neuropsychological Tools for Dementia: Differential Diagnosis and Treatment takes a unique approach by combining the neuroscientific background of neuropsychology, neuropsychological tools for diagnosis and disease staging, and neuropsychological treatment into one comprehensive book for researchers and clinicians. Sections present an introduction to neuropsychological assessment in dementias, Alzheimer’s disease, Parkinson’...

The Essential Dementia Care Handbook

The Essential Dementia Care Handbook
  • Author : Fiona Goudie
  • Publisher : Taylor & Francis
  • Release Date : 2017-04-28
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Replacing the successful "Working with Dementia", this edition draws together many new ideas and practical approaches from a wide variety of professionals working at the leading edge of the provision of services to people with dementia and provides a comprehensive account of current best practice. Beginning with the diagnosis of ...

Early Detection and Rehabilitation Technologies for Dementia Neuroscience and Biomedical Applications

Early Detection and Rehabilitation Technologies for Dementia  Neuroscience and Biomedical Applications
  • Author : Wu, Jinglong
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2011-05-31
  • Total pages : 480
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : "This book provides a comprehensive collection for experts in the Neuroscience and Biomedical technology fields, outlining various concepts from cognitive neuroscience and dementia to neural technology and rehabilitation"--Provided by publisher....

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia

Cognitive Rehabilitation in Dementia
  • Author : Linda Clare,Robert T. Woods
  • Publisher : Psychology Press
  • Release Date : 2015-06-12
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : The relevance of cognitive rehabilitation for people with dementia is becoming increasingly accepted by researchers and practitioners in the field. This special issue draws together examples of state-of-the-art research and systematic review by experts in this exciting and growing area. The contributors show how cognitive rehabilitation approaches can be applied, ...

Handbook of Research on Innovations in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia

Handbook of Research on Innovations in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia
  • Author : Bamidis, Panagiotis D.
  • Publisher : IGI Global
  • Release Date : 2015-03-31
  • Total pages : 511
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Technology is playing an increasing role in the lives of the elderly. One of the most prevalent developments for the aging population is the use of technological innovations for intervention and treatment of individuals with mental impairments. The Handbook of Research on Innovations in the Diagnosis and Treatment of Dementia ...

Reducing the Symptoms of Alzheimer s Disease and Other Dementias

Reducing the Symptoms of Alzheimer   s Disease and Other Dementias
  • Author : Jackie Pool
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2018-10-18
  • Total pages : 160
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : This innovative new book sets out practical guidance for people with dementia, their families and carers on reducing the symptoms of Alzheimer's disease and other dementias. Applying a 'rementia' based approach to dementia care, Jackie Pool shows how therapeutic cognitive rehabilitation techniques can be used to reduce symptoms of dementia ...

Clinical Alzheimer Rehabilitation

Clinical Alzheimer Rehabilitation
  • Author : Prem P. Gogia,Nirek Rastogi
  • Publisher : Springer Publishing Company
  • Release Date : 2008-08-15
  • Total pages : 360
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : "If knowledge and preparation are the best defense and offense for [managing AD] challenges....this book is an excellent way to obtain those tools" -- Shirley Sahrmann, PT, PhD, FAPTA (from the Forward) Despite the increasing prevalence of Alzheimer's disease (AD), current research remains limited, and AD is still one ...

Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia

Handbook on the Neuropsychology of Aging and Dementia
  • Author : Lisa D. Ravdin,Heather L. Katzen
  • Publisher : Springer
  • Release Date : 2019-02-14
  • Total pages : 763
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : This comprehensive update offers practical advice for professionals working in neuropsychology with older adults. Focusing on fundamentals, common issues, special considerations, and late-life cognitive disorders, respected names in this critical specialty address a wide range of presenting problems and assessment, diagnostic, and treatment concerns. Th roughout, coverage pays keen attention ...

Early Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia

Early Psychosocial Interventions in Dementia
  • Author : Jill Manthorpe,Esme Moniz-Cook
  • Publisher : Jessica Kingsley Publishers
  • Release Date : 2008-11-15
  • Total pages : 240
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : For the increasing number of people diagnosed with dementia each year, treatment in the early stages can make a significant difference to their quality of life. This book provides examples of psychosocial interventions: taking into consideration the individual, social and environmental aspects of the person's life. It looks at ways ...

Physical Comorbidities of Dementia

Physical Comorbidities of Dementia
  • Author : Susan Kurrle,Henry Brodaty,Roseanne Hogarth
  • Publisher : Cambridge University Press
  • Release Date : 2012-06-28
  • Total pages : 212
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Dementia is reaching epidemic proportions. To date treatment has focused on cognitive and behavioural symptoms and their management, but the physical side has been neglected. Physical comorbidity is extremely common in people with dementia and leads to excess disability and reduced quality of life for the affected person and their ...

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation

Essentials of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation
  • Author : Walter R. Frontera,Julie K. Silver,Thomas D. Rizzo
  • Publisher : Elsevier Health Sciences
  • Release Date : 2008
  • Total pages : 935
  • ISBN : 0128186860
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Summary : Practical and authoritative, this new edition delivers easy access to the latest advances in the diagnosis and management of musculoskeletal disorders and other common conditions requiring rehabilitation. Each topic is presented in a concise, focused, and well-illustrated two-color format featuring a description of the condition, discussion of symptoms, examination findings, ...