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Individuals with AIDS who are at home : self-care abilities and deficits

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Author
Murphy, Maureen
Marion, Stephen A.
Walker, Dale
Call Number
WY 115 I53 1990
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Individuals with AIDS who are at home : self-care abilities and deficits
Author
Murphy, Maureen
Marion, Stephen A.
Walker, Dale
Responsibility
Investigators: Maureen Murphy, Ottawa-Carleton Regional Health Department; Stephen A. Marion, UBC; Dale Walker, Vancouver Health Department
Place
[Vancouver]
Year Published
[1990]
Physical Description
24 pgs.
Subjects
Home care services--British Columbia--Vancouver
AIDS (Disease) -- Patients -- Home care
AIDS--Patients--Services for--British Columbia--Lower Mainland
Abstract
The study had three objectives: 1. to identify the common self-care problems encountered by individuals with AIDS who are living at home 2. to describe the types of support that individuals with AIDS receive at home 3. to identify issues that need be addressed by home support programs for clients with AIDS.
Notes
National Health Research and Development Program NHRDP Project No. 6610-1579 Final Report
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WY 115 I53 1990
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Keeping busy : a handbook of activities for persons with dementia

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog119534
Author
Dowling, James R.
Call Number
WM220 D747 1995
Location
Vancouver Community
Title
Keeping busy : a handbook of activities for persons with dementia
Author
Dowling, James R.
Place
Baltimore
Publisher
Johns Hopkins University Press
Year Published
1995
Physical Description
178 p.
Subjects
Alzheimer's Disease
Adult day care centers
Nursing homes
Occupational therapy for older people
Recreational activities
Activity programs
Abstract
Describes a variety of activities designed to bring meaning and enjoyment to the lives of persons with dementia. The activities are organized by general categories such as music, exercise, horticulture, pets, humor, and social events. The largest section deals with communication and includes word games that help people strengthen their remaining verbal skills. The description of each activity includes step-by-step instructions, as well as tips on how to adapt it for small or large groups, for individuals at home or in an organization, or people who are bedridden.
ISBN
0801850592
Format
Book
Location
Vancouver Community
Call Number
WM220 D747 1995
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