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Handbook of geriatric assessment

https://librarycatalogue.vch.ca/en/permalink/catalog117745
Author
Gallo, Joseph J.
Bogner, Hillary R.
Fulmer, Terry (ed.)
Paveza, Gregory J.
Edition
4th ed.
Call Number
WT30 G17 2006
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Title
Handbook of geriatric assessment
Author
Gallo, Joseph J.
Bogner, Hillary R.
Fulmer, Terry (ed.)
Paveza, Gregory J.
Responsibility
Edited by Joseph J. Gallo ... [et. al]
Edition
4th ed.
Place
Sudbury, Mass
Publisher
Jones and Bartlett Publishers
Year Published
2006
Physical Description
xvii, 473 p. : ill.
Subjects
Geriatric Assessment
Aged
Neuropsychological testing - Aged
Abstract
Provides healthcare professionals with questionnaires, instruments, and clinical concepts for assessing geriatric patients. Includes material on depression assessment, adherence to medical treatment, substance abuse, recognizing elder abuse and prevention of functional decline.
Notes
Includes bibliographical references and index
ISBN
0763730564
Format
Book
Location
Lions Gate Hospital
Call Number
WT30 G17 2006
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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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