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What if it's not Alzheimer's : a caregiver's guide to dementia / Lisa & Gary Radin, editors.

Radin, Lisa, 1944- (Added Author). Radin, Gary, 1969- (Added Author).

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Macon County Public Library 616.83 W (Text) 39493106253265 Adult Nonfiction Available -
Thomasville Public Library 616.83 W (Text) 25908005253179 Adult Nonfiction Available -

Record details

  • ISBN: 1591025842
  • ISBN: 9781591025849 :
  • Physical Description: 346 pages ; 23 cm
  • Edition: Revised edition.
  • Publisher: Amherst, N.Y. : Prometheus, 2007.
  • Distributor: Lancaster : Gazelle Drake Academic [distributor].

Content descriptions

Formatted Contents Note:
Part I A Medical Focus -- Chapter 1 ABCs of Neurodegenerative Dementias / Martin Rossor, M.A., M.D., F.R.C.P. 29 -- Chapter 2 What Is Frontotemporal Dementia? A Clinical Perspective / Murray Grossman, M.D., Ed.D. 41 -- Chapter 3 Role of Genetics: A Piece in the FTD Puzzle / Jennifer M. Farmer, S.S., C.G.C., Elisabeth McCarty-Wood, M.S. 55 -- Chapter 4 Finding the "A" Team: Creating a Collaboration of Health Professionals / Carol F. Lippa, M.D. 71 -- Chapter 5 Therapeutic Interventions: Therapy and Nonmedical Options / Richard J. Caselli, M.D., Roy Yaari, M.D., M.A.S., Lauren MacLennan, M.S.N., C.R.N.P. 77 -- Chapter 6 Rehabilitation Interventions: Uses and Benefits of Speech, Occupational, and Physical Therapies / Keith M. Robinson, M.D. 97 -- Chapter 7 As the Symptoms Progress: Understanding the Stages of the Disease / Carol F. Lippa, M.D. 123 -- Chapter 8 An Immortal Legacy: How Donation of Human Tissues Impacts Research and Drives Advances in Diagnosis and Therapy / Jennifer M. Farmer, M.S., C.G.C., Elisabeth McCarty-Wood, M.S., Virginia M.-Y. Lee, Ph.D., John Q. Trojanowski, M.D., Ph.D. 129 -- Chapter 9 Searching for the Answers: The Future of Research and Clinical Care / Jordan Grafman, Ph.D. 145 -- Part II Managing Daily Care -- Chapter 10 Self-Expression and Safe Eating: Understanding Speech, Swallowing, and Nutrition / Erica Wollman, M.Ed., C.C.C.-S.L.P. 153 -- Chapter 11 A Step Ahead: Exercise and Mobility / Heather J. Cianci, P.T., M.S., G.C.S 165 -- Chapter 12 Challenging the Mind: Activities and Socialization / Lisa Ann Fagan, M.S., O.T.R./L. 175 -- Chapter 13 Fostering Personal Care: Hygiene, Dressing, and Eating / Lisa Ann Fagan, M.S., O.T.R./L. 187 -- Chapter 14 Within These Walls: Creating a Safe and Supportive Environment / Lisa Ann Fagan, M.S., O.T.R./L. 199 -- Chapter 15 Altered Relationships: Adapting to Emotions and Behavior / Katherine P. Rankin, Ph.D. 211 -- Chapter 16 A Balance of Health: Maintaining General Medical Care Practices / Bruce L. Miller, M.D., Rosalie Gearhart, R.N., M.S., C.S. 225 -- Chapter 17 Final Choices: Coping with End-of-Life Concerns / Jeannette Castellane, L.S.W. 235 -- Part III Caregiver Resources -- Chapter 18 Professional Caregiving: Using Health Community Services / Judith L. Fisher, R.N., M.S., Ph.D. candidate, Susan Riley, M.S.W., L.S.W. 251 -- Chapter 19 Home Away from Home: Nursing Home and Assisted-Living Options / Morris J. Kaplan, Esq., N.H.A. 259 -- Chapter 20 By the Hands of Others: Creating Helpful Support Networks / Helen-Ann Comstock 277 -- Chapter 21 Money Matters: Securing Financial and Legal Readiness / Paul L. Feldman, Esq., Kent S. Jamison, Ph.D. 289 -- Part IV Caring for Yourself -- Chapter 22 A Daily Break: Respite and Personal Care for the Caregiver / Vivian E. Greenberg, A.C.S.W., L.C.S.W. 313 -- Chapter 23 From Loss to Life: Managing Emotions and Grief / Rev. David Cotton 319.
Subject: Dementia.
Dementia > Patients > Care.
Dementia > Nursing.
Caregivers > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Families > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Home nursing > Methods > Handbooks, manuals, etc.
Genre: Handbooks and manuals.

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