Alzheimer's & dementia


    Hardback £44.95

    Widely acknowledged as one of the most challenging aspects of dealing with an ageing population, the increasing prevalence of cognitive decline in the elderly presents the clinician with a variety of complex therapeutic problems. This work reviews the therapeutic agents and assesses their effectiveness.

    The Importance of Food and Mealtimes in Dementia Care: The Table is Set

    By Grethe Berg

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    Using her experience of working with older people with dementia, Grethe Berg explains how mealtimes can be used as opportunities for meaningful interaction, socialising and reminiscing. This book provides much-needed help and practical strategies for care managers and carers to reclaim mealtimes as positive experiences for people with dementia.

    Hospice Care in Severe Dementia

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    Alzheimer\'s Activities That Stimulate the Mind

    By Emilia Bazan-Salazar

    Paperback Save £2.34 = £9.65

    Talks of the four stages of the disease. This book features exercises from an array of areas and disciplines including arts and crafts, community outings, physical activity, religion and spirituality, grooming, gardening, and music.

    Alzheimer\'s Disease and Dementia in Down Syndrome and Intellectual Disabilities

    By Vee P. Prasher

    Paperback Save £9.52 = £20.43

    Reviews the biological aspects of Alzheimer's Disease and dementia, particularly in older adults with Down Syndrome. This title gathers findings from research and practice with a multi-disciplinary perspective, combining information on the disease and its associated dementia in the population with that of adults with intellectual disabilities.

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