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Research and Practice in Alzheimer"s Disease

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Published by Springer Pub Co .
Written in English


  • Medicine: General Issues,
  • Nursing - General,
  • Alzheimer"s Disease,
  • Neurologic Nursing,
  • Medical,
  • Gerontology,
  • Neurology - General

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Open LibraryOL9780232M
ISBN 10082611301X
ISBN 109780826113016

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This book series assembles and builds on work recently published in the Journal of Alzheimer's Disease (JAD) and also includes further contributions to ensure comprehensive coverage of the topic. The emphasis is on the development of novel approaches to understanding and treating Alzheimer’s and related diseases. The writing committee decided to limit the focus of the practice guidelines to Alzheimer's disease and formulated five clinical questions to be addressed through searching and evaluating the. The Dementia Care Practice Recommendations were developed to better define quality care across all care settings and throughout the disease course. They are intended for professional care providers who work with individuals living with dementia and their . Research and Practice in Alzheimer's Disease RG Journal Impact: * *This value is calculated using ResearchGate data and is based on average citation counts from work published in this journal.

Advances in Alzheimer\'s disease research. This book offers a wealth of insights and ideas for researchers, practitioners, and graduate students across the caregiving fields, including psychology, social work, public health, geriatrics and gerontology, and medicine as well as public and education policy makers--\/span>\"@ en\/a> ; \u00A0\u00A0. This book details how "Alzheimer Disease" went from being an obscure neurologic diagnosis to a household word. The words of those responsible for this revolution are the heart of this book. Dr. Robert Katzman and Dr. Katherine Bick, leaders in Alzheimer research and policy making, interview the people responsible for this awakening of public. Alzheimer's disease is the sixth leading cause of death in the United States. An irreversible degeneration of the brain that causes disruptions in memory, cognition, personality, and other functions, it eventually leads to death from complete brain failure. More than five million Americans ages 65 and older are thought to have Alzheimer's disease. The Alzheimer’s Association is the leading voluntary health organization in Alzheimer research, care and sup - port. Our mission is to eliminate Alzheimer’s disease through the advancement of research; to provide and enhance care and support for all affected; and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health.