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Dealing with dementia : a guide to Alzheimer's disease and other dementias

Author: Brian Draper
Publisher: Crows Nest, NSW : Allen & Unwin, 2004.
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The most contemporary book on dementia with a special focus on Alzheimer's disease.
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Draper, Brian.
Dealing with dementia.
Crows Nest, NSW, Australia : Allen & Unwin, 2004
(OCoLC)60499411
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Draper
ISBN: 1741152755 9781741152753 1865088536 9781865088532 1282135996 9781282135994
OCLC Number: 55761361
Notes: Title from e-book title screen (viewed June 29, 2004).
Description: 1 online resource
Contents: Title page; Contents; List of Illustrations; List of Tables; Preface; Chapter 1 What is dementia; Chapter 2 Prevention of Dementia I; Chapter 3 Prevention of Dementia II; Chapter 4 The symptoms and course of dementia; Chapter 5 Types of dementia; Chapter 6 Dementia assessment; Chapter 7 Drug treatments; Chapter 8 Psychological treatments; Chapter 9 Families and other carers; Chapter 10 Community car services; Chapter 11 Residential care; Chapter 12 Ethical and legal issues; Chapter 13 The future; Appendix 1 Australian telephone helplines; Appendix 2 Websites; Appendix 3 Books for carers.
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Examines dementia with a special focus on Alzheimer's disease. This guide provides practical advice on drug treatments, complementary therapies, and residential or respite care. It is intended for  Read more...

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"This is a comprehensive and accessible guide to Alzheimer's and other dementias for families and carers. Strongly recommended." Professor Henry Brodaty"

 
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