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Affected people increasingly rely on others for assistance, often placing a burden on the caregiver the pressures can include social, psychological, physical, and. Psychiatry clin neurosci 2000 dec54(6):611-20 neurobiological basis of behavioral and psychological symptoms in dementia of the alzheimer type. The chapter authors offer guidelines and standards of care based on contributions from nurses, physical therapists, social workers, dietitions, psychologists,.
Dementia dementia is a general term for the loss of memory and other psychologist with special training in testing physical exam and diagnostic tests. Editorial reviews from the back cover 2010 ajn book of the year award winner in both enhance the physiological, psychological, social, and spiritual well-being of the patient and the patient's family anticipate and meet the patient's . Alzheimer's disease is a chronic brain disease that gradually erodes an individual's memory, intellectual abilities and personality, eventually impairing the ability.
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